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:
17 March 1966
Description:
In sending the manuscript of his account of the discovery of the double helix to Crick for comment, Watson hoped for a consensus on publication by the protagonists, including Crick, stating that John Kendall, Max Perutz, and Lawrence Bragg had already approved of the book.
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 James D. Watson.
Genre:
Letters (correspondence)
Subject:
DNA, Ethics, Professional, and Writing
Format:
Text
Extent:
2 pages
Relation:
Letter from Francis Crick to James D. Watson (and notes concerning Watson's book, "The Double Helix"), 1966
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:
SCBBLR
NLM ID:
101584582X158
Profiles Collection:
The Francis Crick Papers
Story Section:
Embryology and the Organization of DNA in Higher Organisms, 1966-1976