DOCUMENT 77 JANUARY 1908 93
[4]See
ETH Record and Grade
Transcript,
5-10 October 1896-2
August
1900
(Vol.
1,
Doc.
28),
and Adolf Hurwitz
to
Hermann
Bleuler, 27
July
1900
(Vol.
1,
Doc.
67).
[5]Einstein
was
granted citizenship
on
21
February
1901 (see Vol.
1,
the editorial
note,
"Swiss
Citizenship,"
p.
241).
[6]For
evidence of Einstein's
private
instruction
in
Zurich after
graduation
from the
ETH,
see
Einstein
to
Helene
Kaufler, 11
October
1900
(Vol.
1,
Doc.
81), Questionnaire
for
Municipal
Citizenship Applicants,
11-26 October
1900
(Vol.
1,
Doc.
82),
and Minutes of
Municipal
Nat-
uralization Commission of
Zurich, 14
December
1900
(Vol.
1,
Doc.
84);
and
in
Schaffhausen
at
a
Lehr- und
Erziehungsanstalt
from
15 September
1901
until the
end
of
January
1902, see
Einstein
to
Marcel
Grossmann, 6
September
1901
(Vol.
1,
Doc.
122),
and Einstein
to
Conrad
Habicht, 4
February
1902
(Vol.
1,
Doc.
133).
[7]Einstein
taught at
the Technikum Winterthur from
16
May
until
11
July 1901 (see
Ein-
stein
to
Mileva
Marie,
15
April 1901
[Vol.
1,
Doc.
101]).
[8]See
Swiss
Department
of Justice
to
Swiss Federal
Council,
2 June
1902
(Vol.
1,
Doc.
140),
Swiss
Department
of Justice
to Einstein,
19
June
1902
(Vol.
1,
Doc.
141),
and Swiss
Patent Office
to Einstein, 19
June
1902
(Vol.
1,
Doc.
142).
[9]The
diploma
was
conferred
on
15 January
1906 (see
Doc.
31,
note
6).
The dissertation
(Einstein
1905j [Vol. 2,
Doc.
15])
is
dated
30
April
1905
and
was
published
in 1906
in the
An-
nalen der
Physik (Einstein 1906a).
[10]See
ETH Record and Grade
Transcript,
5-10 October 1896-2
August
1900
(Vol.
1,
Doc.
28,
pp.
49-50
).
The
diploma
card
is
dated 2
August
1900.
77.
From Jakob Laub
Würzburg, Weingartenstr. 18.
27/1.
08.
Sehr
geehrter
Herr Doktor!
Hiermit erlaube ich mir Sie
höfl.
zu
bitten,
um gefl.
Zusendung
der Son-
derabdrucke Ihrer
Arbeiten,
welche mit dem
Relativitätsprinzip
im Zusam-
menhang
stehen. Ich habe
nur
die
Abhandlungen
1)
"Zur
Elektrodynamik
bew.
Körper"
und
2)
"Ist
die
Trägheit
eines
Körpers
von
seinem
Energieinhalt
abhängig"?-[1]
Sind Sie mit der
Erweiterung
Ihrer
Betrachtungen
auf die
ponderable
Materie einverstanden
?[2]
Indem ich Ihnen besten Dank
sage,
zeichne ich
hochachtungsvollst
Ihr
er-
gebener
J.
Laub
AKS.
[15
448].
The
verso
is
addressed "Herrn
Dr. A.
Einstein Bern
(Schweiz),"
with
return
address "Abs.
Dr. J. Laub,
Würzburg, Weingartenstr. 18,"
and
postmarked "Wuerzburg
27
Jan.
08
7-8N[achmittags]."
[1]Einstein 1905r,
1905s
(Vol.
2,
Docs.
23
and
24).
[2]A
reference
to
Minkowski
1908,
which
was
submitted
to
the
Göttingen
Gesellschaft der
Wissenschaften
on
27
December
1907
and
published
in
the first issue of
1908
of
its
Nachrich-
ten.
In
response
to
Minkowski's work Einstein and
Laub
published
two
papers,
Einstein and
Laub
1908a,
1908b
(Vol. 2,
Docs.
51
and
52).
For
more
details,
see
Vol.
2,
the editorial
note,
"Einstein and Laub
on
the
Electrodynamics
of
Moving
Media,"
pp.
503-507.
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