SIA Acc. 08-117, Challinor, David 1920-2008, David Challinor Papers, 1931-2008

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Summary

Creator:
Challinor, David 1920-2008
Title:
David Challinor Papers, 1931-2008
Dates:
1931, 1931-2008
Summary:
David Challinor was a biologist and naturalist, and Assistant Secretary for Science and Research for 16 years. He also worked to preserve plant and animal species through his leadership in several conservation and environmental organizations. This accession consists of correspondence, journals, photographs, articles, papers relating to Challinor's work with the International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (IUCN), and other materials documenting his Smithsonian career and his personal life
Topics:
Biology, Naturalists
Subjects:
Challinor, David 1920-2008, International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources
Form/Genre:
Manuscripts, Collection descriptions, Clippings, Journals (accounts), Black-and-white photographs, Color photographs
Local Number:
SIA Acc. 08-117
Physical Description:
8 cu. ft. (8 record storage boxes)

Finding Aids to Personal Papers and Special Collections in the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 08-117

Challinor, David

David Challinor Papers, 1931-2008

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: Challinor, David
Title: David Challinor Papers
Dates: 1931-2008
Quantity: 8 cu. ft. (8 record storage boxes)
Collection: Accession 08-117
Language of Materials: English

Historical Note

David Challinor was a biologist and naturalist, and Assistant Secretary for Science and Research for 16 years. He also worked to preserve plant and animal species through his leadership in several conservation and environmental organizations.

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Descriptive Entry

This accession consists of correspondence, journals, photographs, articles, papers relating to Challinor's work with the International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (IUCN), and other materials documenting his Smithsonian career and his personal life.

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This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 08-117, Challinor, David, David Challinor Papers

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Container List

Box 1

Letter from the desk of... 2008

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Letter from the desk of... 2007

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Letter from the desk of... 2006 (2 folders)

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Letter from the desk of... 2005

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Letter from the desk of... 2004

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Letter from the desk of... 2003

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Letter from the desk of... 2002

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Letter from the desk of... 2001

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Letter from the desk of... 2000

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Letter from the desk of... 1999

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Letter from the desk of... 1998

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Letter from the desk of... 1997

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Letter from the desk of... 1996

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Letter from the desk of... 1995

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Letter from the desk of... 1994

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Letter from the desk of... 1993

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Letter from the desk of... 1989 -1992

Box 1 of 8

Letters from Smithsonian Institution Staff

Box 1 of 8

Advisory Board - National Zoo

Box 1 of 8

African Wildlife Foundation (AWF)

Box 1 of 8

Bahamas National Trust (BNT)

Box 1 of 8

Zoo Board - Arizona Trip, 2002

Box 1 of 8

Zoo Resource Council - Arizona Trip, 1993

Box 1 of 8

Zoo Council Correspondence - Arizona Trip

Box 1 of 8

Zoo Resource Council - Florida Trip

Box 1 of 8

Miscellaneous Correspondence

Box 1 of 8

Bermuda

Box 1 of 8

David Stoddart - Correspondence

Box 1 of 8

Box 2

Winnie Carter

Box 2 of 8

Aldabra (2 folders)

Box 2 of 8

Aldabra - Linda Waddell

Box 2 of 8

Australia Trip, 1995

Box 2 of 8

Belize

Box 2 of 8

Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust - Slimbridge

Box 2 of 8

Wynne Tour of Smithsonian Institution, 1992

Box 2 of 8

Brazil

Box 2 of 8

India/Ripley's Handbook (2 folders)

Box 2 of 8

Secretary's Bird Lab Administration

Box 2 of 8

India

Box 2 of 8

Madagascar

Box 2 of 8

Nepal

Box 2 of 8

Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory (SAO)

Box 2 of 8

Singapore

Box 2 of 8

South Africa - University of Cape Town

Box 2 of 8

Sri Lanka

Box 2 of 8

Smithsonian Environmental Research Center (SERC), Edgewater

Box 2 of 8

Venezuela

Box 2 of 8

National Zoological Park - Jenkins' Office Staff Minutes

Box 2 of 8

Retired Scientists, Engineers, Technicians (ReSET) Board

Box 2 of 8

Conservation & Research Center (CRC)

Box 2 of 8

New Scientist Articles

Box 2 of 8

Bermuda Cedar Paper (2 folders)

Box 2 of 8

Cosmos Symposium, 2004

Box 2 of 8

Ethics Committee at Zoo

Box 2 of 8

Seychelles Islands Foundation (2 folders)

Box 2 of 8

Aldabra - School Manual

Box 2 of 8

Aldabra Meeting Papers

Box 2 of 8

Box 3

Japan - Shimizu

Box 3 of 8

Shimizu Tamarin Proposal

Box 3 of 8

Ligature - Jonathan Latimer

Box 3 of 8

Wildfowl Foundation Inc.

Box 3 of 8

World Neighbors

Box 3 of 8

Zoo Horticulture

Box 3 of 8

International Society of Tropical Foresters (ISTF)

Box 3 of 8

African Wildlife Foundation (AWF) (2 folders)

Box 3 of 8

Quarterly Reports

Box 3 of 8

Tree Book

Box 3 of 8

Boards of Trustees

Box 3 of 8

Bahamas National Trust (BNT)

Box 3 of 8

Bahamas National Trust Council Meeting, 1997

Box 3 of 8

Charles Darwin Foundation, 1999

Box 3 of 8

Charles Darwin Foundation

Box 3 of 8

International Union for Conservation of Nature & Natural Resources (IUCN) - U.S.

Box 3 of 8

Harvard

Box 3 of 8

Environmental Defense Fund (EDF)

Box 3 of 8

Ripley Dinner, 1993

Box 3 of 8

Trees for the City

Box 3 of 8

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Box 3 of 8

Photographs & Negative Reel of Challinor

Box 3 of 8

Alteration of Surface Soil Characteristics of Four Tree Species

Box 3 of 8

Tent Caterpillar Literature

Box 3 of 8

Woody Vine Project

Box 3 of 8

Personnel

Box 3 of 8

Living Lakes

Box 3 of 8

Dendrochronology

Box 3 of 8

Speeches

Box 3 of 8

New Scientist Articles - 1982-1984

Box 3 of 8

Lectures

Box 3 of 8

Outside Vitae

Box 3 of 8

Box 4

DC Retirement Papers, 1995

Box 4 of 8

Personal Correspondence

Box 4 of 8

Personal Correspondence, 1985-1989

Box 4 of 8

Personal Correspondence, 1990-1995

Box 4 of 8

Correspondence - John Buettner-Janusch, 1966-1981 (Accession #11-070)

Box 4 of 8

Correspondence - Irenaus Eibl-Eibesfeldt, 1989-1991 (Accession #11-070)

Box 4 of 8

Mekong River - Reprint

Box 4 of 8

Personal, 1972-1979

Box 4 of 8

Alteration of Surface Soil Characteristics - Original

Box 4 of 8

Alteration of Surface Soil Characteristics - Reprint

Box 4 of 8

Ecology Pamphlets & Articles

Box 4 of 8

Cosmos Club - Yellowstone Fires, 1991 (2 folders)

Box 4 of 8

Mekong Basin Project

Box 4 of 8

What Everyone Should Know About Animal Extinction

Box 4 of 8

Box 5

Challinor - Personal, 1966-1969 (3 folders)

Box 5 of 8

White House and Congressional Correspondence (3 folders)

Box 5 of 8

Environmental Studies at Airlie (2 folders)

Box 5 of 8

Autobiographical Notes (includes photographs)

Box 5 of 8

David and Joan Challinor Letters and Photographs (4 folders)

Box 5 of 8

Challinor Travel, 1978-1980 (2 folders)

Box 5 of 8

Challinor Travel, 1981-1982 (3 folders)

Box 5 of 8

Box 6

Challinor Travel, 1981-1982

Box 6 of 8

Challinor - Personal, 1979-1988 (6 folders)

Box 6 of 8

Associated Harvard Alumni and Harvard-Related Information

Box 6 of 8

Bahamas National Trust (2 folders)

Box 6 of 8

Cambridge University Press Book in Progress

Box 6 of 8

Box 7

Duke University (2 folders)

Box 7 of 8

Environmental Defense Fund (3 folders)

Box 7 of 8

New Scientist Articles

Box 7 of 8

New Scientist Articles, Ideas, Letters, Background

Box 7 of 8

Challinor - Speeches (2 folders)

Box 7 of 8

Speech Material - Gastropods to Galaxies

Box 7 of 8

Speech Material - Therapsids (mammal-like reptiles)

Box 7 of 8

Speeches from Others

Box 7 of 8

Miscellaneous Topics

Box 7 of 8

Box 8

Journal, May-August 1967

Box 8 of 8

Journal, May-December 1982

Box 8 of 8

Journal, January-August 1983

Box 8 of 8

Journal, January-July 1985 (includes photographs)

Box 8 of 8

Transcribed Journal, October 1983-June 1984

Box 8 of 8

Transcribed Journal, June 1984-April 1985

Box 8 of 8

"The Real Thing: Reflections on the Life of David Challinor," 2008

Box 8 of 8

Calendars, 1931, 1966-2006 (8 folders)

Box 8 of 8

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