Letter from Francis Crick to Maurice Wilkins


Title:
Letter from Francis Crick to Maurice Wilkins
Creator:
Crick, Francis, 1916-2004
Recipient:
Wilkins, Maurice, 1916-2004
Date:
19 January 1967
Description:
In this letter Crick resigned himself to the publication of Watson's book, the Double Helix, because it enjoyed widespread support, and suggested that he and Wilkins limit themselves to rewriting "the more offensive and misleading parts."
Original Repository:
The Wellcome Library for the History and Understanding of Medicine. Francis Harry Compton Crick Papers
Location:
Box: 75. Folder: PP/CRI/I/3/8/4
Rights:
Reproduced with permission of the Wellcome Library for the History and Understanding of Medicine. and http://library.wellcome.ac.uk/
Genre:
Letters (correspondence)
Subject:
DNA and Ethics, Professional
Format:
Text
Extent:
2 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:
SCBBKT
NLM ID:
101584582X142
Profiles Collection:
The Francis Crick Papers
Story Section:
The Discovery of the Double Helix, 1951-1953