Letter from James D. Watson to Francis Crick


Title:
Letter from James D. Watson to Francis Crick
Creator:
Watson, James D., 1928-
Recipient:
Crick, Francis, 1916-2004
Date:
27 May 1960
Description:
Watson here congratulated Crick on his election as a fellow of newly-founded Churchill College at Cambridge, an honor Crick disavowed in protest a year later when thirty thousand pounds were given to the college for the construction of a chapel, which Crick opposed as a violation of his atheistic principles.
Original Repository:
The Wellcome Library for the History and Understanding of Medicine. Francis Harry Compton Crick Papers
Location:
Box: 26. Folder: PP/CRI/D/2/45
Rights:
Reproduced with permission of James D. Watson.
Genre:
Letters (correspondence)
Subject:
Awards and Prizes
Format:
Text
Extent:
1 pages
Language:
English
Legacy Source Citation:
Original Repository. Wellcome Library for the History and Understanding of Medicine. Francis Harry Compton Crick Papers. 11646. URL. http://archives.wellcome.ac.uk/
Legacy ID:
SCBBHY
NLM ID:
101584582X109
Profiles Collection:
The Francis Crick Papers
Story Section:
Biographical Information