The three sections of Linus Pauling and the International Peace Movement combine to provide an unusually rich source of information on Linus and Ava Helen Pauling's remarkable body of peace work.
Navigate between the sections by using the links on the site's home page or by using the links at the top of any page within the site.
Narrative - The first section tells the story of Linus and Ava Helen Pauling's activism on behalf of peace and civil liberties. On
the left of each page is a Table of Contents, providing easy navigation from chapter to chapter within the Narrative; in the
center is a section of text including links to an array of audio-visual materials and biographical information; and on the
right are illustrations and quotations that amplify the narrative text. Clicking on the thumbnail opens larger versions of
All Documents and Media - The second section provides access to more than five hundred primary source documents and images, including letters, manuscripts,
diary entries, photographs, audio-visual materials, and published papers.
Linus Pauling Day-by-Day - The third section consists of a comprehensive account of all of Pauling's personal and professional endeavors in 1950 and
1951. The information on Linus Pauling Day-by-Day is presented in calendar form, with scanned images of documents accompanying
the text. The text and images are posted for each day of Pauling's activities during this period.