Finding Aids to Records of Professional Societies in the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Colonial Waterbird Society
Records, circa 1976-1995
This accession consists of materials produced by H. W. Kale, former Vice President and later President (1990-1995) of the Colonial Waterbird Society (CWS). Also included is the correspondence of Keith L. Bildstein, former Vice President of CWS, and Robert S. Baker, former Treasurer. Some records date back to when CWS was known as the Colonial Waterbird Group (CWG). CWG was formed at the North American Wading Bird Conference on October 16, 1976, and renamed CWS in 1986. The records largely consist of correspondence, information pertaining to CWG/CWS annual meetings, minutes from Board and committee meetings, information on CWS publications and workshops, and membership files.
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Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 98-050, Colonial Waterbird Society, Records