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Einstein (Albert) Correspondence
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  • Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
    Title: Albert Einstein correspondence
    Creator: Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955
    Identifier/Call Number: Biomed.0333
    Physical Description: 1 unknown (1 typescript)
    Date: 1947 April 30
    Language of Material: English .

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    Open for research. All requests to access special collections materials must be made in advance using the request button located on this page.

    UCLA Catalog Record ID

    UCLA Catalog Record ID: 6661401 

    Scope and Contents

    Collection consists of a form letter sent out by the Emergency Committee of Atomic Scientists, of which Einstein was the Chairman of the Trustees, to scientists. It asks for help in raising $1,000,000 for scientists to fulfill their "inescapable responsibility to carry to our fellow citizens an understanding of the simple facts of atomic energy and their implications for society."