Professional Society Records, 1969-1982
Consists of records documenting the role of the National Museum of Natural History in the organization and programs of the Association of Systematics Collections, and relations with the American Institute of Biological Sciences and the American Association for the Advancement of Science, during the tenures of Directors Richard S. Cowan, 1966-1973; Porter M. Kier, 1973-1979; James F. Mello, Acting Director, 1979; Richard S. Fiske, 1980-1985. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, reports, meeting materials, constitution and bylaws, and publications.
Series Level Description
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520
Natural history museums
2 cu. ft. processed holdings