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Finding Aids to Records of Professional Societies in the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 98-050

Colonial Waterbird Society

Records, circa 1976-1995

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: Colonial Waterbird Society
Title: Records
Dates: circa 1976-1995
Quantity: 1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection: Accession 98-050
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

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.

Descriptive Entry

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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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 98-050, Colonial Waterbird Society, Records

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Container List

Box 1

CWS notes and general information, 1983

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Colonial Waterbird Group (CWG): Newsletters, 1977-1982

Box 1 of 2

Catalog Sales, 1984

Box 1 of 2

CWG Editor's Report, 1982

Box 1 of 2

E. O. Painter Printing, Co., 1981-1987

Box 1 of 2

Fetterolf, Peter M.: "Reproductive Performance of Minimally Disturbed Ring-billed Gulls," (1981).

Box 1 of 2

CWG, 6th Annual Meeting: Washington, D.C., 1982

Box 1 of 2

CWG, 5th Annual Meeting: Corpus Christi, Texas, 1981

Box 1 of 2

CWG, 4th Annual Meeting: Ottawa, Canada, 1980

Box 1 of 2

CWG, 3rd Annual Meeting: Lafayette, Louisiana, 1979

Box 1 of 2

CWG, 2nd Annual Meeting: New York City, New York, 1978

Box 1 of 2

CWG, 1st Annual Meeting: DeKalb, Illinois, 1977

Box 1 of 2

North American Wading Bird Conference, 1976

Box 1 of 2

Kushlan, Dr. James A.: Correspondence, c. 1977-1985

Box 1 of 2

General Correspondence, 1982-1984 (2 folders)

Box 1 of 2

E. O. Painter Printing Co., 1983-1984

Box 1 of 2

Colonial Waterbird Logs (vols. 6-8), 1983-1985 (4 folders)

Box 1 of 2

Obsolete Instructions to Authors Forms (vols. 1, 3-4)

Box 1 of 2

CWG Publications Office: Correspondence and Mailings, 1981

Box 1 of 2

CWG, 7th Annual Meeting, San Juan, Puerto Rico, 1983

Box 1 of 2

CWG, 8th Annual Meeting, Ithaca, New York, 1984

Box 1 of 2

CWG, 9th Annual Meeting, San Francisco, California, 1985

Box 1 of 2

CWS, 10th Annual Meeting, Charleston, South Carolina, 1986

Box 1 of 2

CWS, 11th Annual Meeting, Thunder Bay, Canada, 1987

Box 1 of 2

CWS, 12th Annual Meeting, Chevy Chase, Maryland, 1988

Box 1 of 2

CWS, 13th Annual Meeting: Key Largo, Florida, 1989

Box 1 of 2

CWS, 14th Annual Meeting, St. John's, Newfoundland, 1990

Box 1 of 2

CWS, 15th Annual Meeting, Williamsburg, Virginia, 1991

Box 1 of 2

CWS, 16th Annual Meeting, Oxford, Mississippi, 1992

Box 1 of 2

CWS, 17th Annual Meeting, Arly, France, 1993

Box 1 of 2

CWS, 18th Annual Meeting, Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina, 1994

Box 1 of 2

Pacific Seabird Group: Annual Meetings, 1990-1991 (2 folders)

Box 1 of 2

Kale, Herbert W., II: Correspondence, 1989-1990

Box 1 of 2

General Correspondence, 1980-1985

Box 1 of 2

CWS, History of McCrimmon, Donald A.

Box 1 of 2

CWS Newsletter Editor, 1983, and c. 1990-1995

Box 1 of 2

Council Members

Box 1 of 2

Bylaws, c. 1991-1994

Box 1 of 2

Kale, Herbert W., II: Correspondence, 1990-1992 (3 folders)

Box 1 of 2

Elections and Nominating Committee, 1992-1993

Box 1 of 2

Board Meetings, 1991

Box 1 of 2

Conservation Committee, 1990-1991

Box 1 of 2

CWS Executive Council: Minutes, 1989-1990 (3 folders)

Box 1 of 2

Ornithological Council, 1991

Box 1 of 2

Bildstein, Keith L.: Correspondence, 1990

Box 1 of 2

Erwin, Dr. R. Michael

Box 1 of 2

Editor Search Committee, c. 1990-1993

Box 1 of 2

Donations, 1989, 1992

Box 1 of 2

CWS Information Service

Box 1 of 2

CWS Bulletin, 1992-1994

Box 1 of 2

Box 2

Treasurer's Files, 1991-1992

Box 2 of 2

Finance Committee, 1990-1991

Box 2 of 2

CWS Membership List

Box 2 of 2

CWS Awards, 1988-1989

Box 2 of 2

Workshops, 1990-1991

Box 2 of 2

CWS Information Service, 1991

Box 2 of 2

International Council for Bird Preservation, 1990-1991

Box 2 of 2

CWS, Annual Meeting Guidelines, 1984

Box 2 of 2

Journal Negotiation Committee, 1988

Box 2 of 2

Workshop on the 1994 Breeding Season for Colonial Waterbirds in North America

Box 2 of 2

Workshop on the 1993 Breeding Season for Wading Birds

Box 2 of 2

CWS, Minutes of Past Executive Council Meetings, c. 1981-1989

Box 2 of 2

E. O. Painter Printing Co., 1991

Box 2 of 2

CWS Brochures and Graphics

Box 2 of 2