Finding Aids to Records of Professional Societies in the Smithsonian Institution Archives
American Ornithologists' Union
Records, circa 1974-1997, with material from 1892
This accession consists of the presidential papers of Richard C. Banks and Burt L. Monroe; American Ornithologists' Union (AOU) Conservation, and Ornithology and the Law Committees files; general correspondence; and materials pertaining to the 5th and 6th editions of the AOU checklist. Materials include correspondence, reports, meeting agendas and minutes, and manuscript drafts and notes. Also included are materials from the 1997 AOU Annual Meeting, including the circular, program, reports of committee chairs to Council, and Council agendas and minutes from the 1996 meeting.
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Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 98-047, American Ornithologists' Union, Records