Finding Aid for the Albert Einstein Correspondence Biomed.0333

Finding aid prepared by Kelly Besser, 2020.
UCLA Library Special Collections
Online finding aid last updated 2020 December 9.
Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
Box 951575
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575

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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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."