September 29, 1941
Diploma with text: "The University of Chicago on the recommendation of the Senate and by virtue of the authority vested in the Board of Trustees has conferred on Linus Carl Pauling a profound student of the nature of the chemical bond and the structure of molecules whose work has opened productive fields of research in both the physical and the biological sciences, the degree of Doctor of Science. Given in the City of Chicago in the state of Illinois in the United States of America on the twenty-ninth day of September in the year of our Lord one thousand nine hundred and forty-one."
Awarded by The University of Chicago.
Subject: Degrees, Academic
Name: University of Chicago