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

Accession 05-057

American Arachnological Society

Records, 1926-2004

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: American Arachnological Society
Title: Records
Dates: 1926-2004
Quantity: 1 cu. ft. (2 document boxes)
Collection: Accession 05-057
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

These records consist of correspondence between scientists associated with the American Arachnological Society, including B. J. (Benjamin Julian) Kaston, Howard K. Wallace, Jonathan A. Coddington, Willis John Gertsch, Vincent D. Roth, Martin H. (Martin Hammond) Muma, and Jim Berry. Also within the records are various programs and photographs from annual meetings, biographical information about B. J. Kaston, and compact discs containing the 2000 and 2001 website of the American Arachnological Society, photos from annual meetings, and articles from the "Journal of Arachnology."

Descriptive Entry

This accession consists of correspondence between scientists associated with the American Arachnological Society, including B.J. (Benjamin Julian) Kaston, Howard K. Wallace, Jonathan A. Coddington, Willis John Gertsch, William B. Peck, Vincent D. Roth, Martin H. (Martin Hammond) Muma, Harriet Idola Exline, and Jim Berry. Also within the records are various programs and photographs from annual meetings, biographical information about B.J. Kaston, and compact discs containing the 2000 and 2001 website of the American Arachnological Society, photos from annual meetings, and articles from the Journal of Arachnology.

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Use Restriction

Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2020; Transferring office; Deed of Gift; Contact reference staff for details.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 05-057, American Arachnological Society, Records

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Container List

Box 1

Biographical Information and Correspondence Regarding B.J. Kaston, 1926-1986 (includes photos)

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B.J. Kaston correspondence with Howard K. Wallace, 1935-1976

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B.J. Kaston correspondence with Harriet Exline-Frizzel, 1936-1967

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B.J. Kaston correspondence with Martin H. Muma, 1944-1982

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B.J. Kaston correspondence with Vincent D. Roth, 1948-1983

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B.J. Kaston correspondence with William B. Peck, 1967-1985

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B.J. Kaston correspondence with Willis John Gertsch, 1968-1985 (2 folders)

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B.J. Kaston correspondence with Jonathan A. Coddington, 1977-1985

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Box 2

Correspondence From the Files of Jim Berry, 1973-1990

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Slides from American Arachnological Society Founder's Meeting, 1972

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4th Annual Meeting - Registration Form, 1974-1975

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4th Annual Meeting - Information sheet, 1974-1975

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4th Annual Meeting - Program, 1974-1975

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4th Annual Meeting - Notes, 1974-1975

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4th Annual Meeting - Photos, 1974-1975

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Warrensburg, Missouri - News Release, 1975

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22nd Annual Meeting - XIV International Congress of Arachnology - Program, 1998

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22nd Annual Meeting - XIV International Congress of Arachnology - Group photo, 1998

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24th Annual Meeting - Program, 2000

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24th Annual Meeting - Group photo, 2000

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27th Annual Meeting - Program, 2003

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27th Annual Meeting - Group photo, 2003

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28th Annual Meeting - Program

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Compact Disc 1:

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American Arachnological Society Website - 2000
Journal of Arachnology - Vol. 27, No. 1
Journal of Arachnology - Vol. 27, No. 2
Journal of Arachnology - Vol. 27, No. 3
Journal of Arachnology - Vol. 28, No. 1
Journal of Arachnology - Vol. 28, No. 2
Journal of Arachnology - Vol. 28, No. 3

Compact Disc 2:

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American Arachnological Society Website - 2001
Journal of Arachnology - Vol. 12, No. 1
Journal of Arachnology - Vol. 12, No. 2
Journal of Arachnology - Vol. 12. No. 3
Journal of Arachnology - Vol. 18, No. 3
Journal of Arachnology - Vol. 27, No. 1
Journal of Arachnology - Vol. 27, No. 2
Journal of Arachnology - Vol. 27, No. 3
Journal of Arachnology - Vol. 28, No. 1
Journal of Arachnology - Vol. 28, No. 2
Journal of Arachnology - Vol. 28, No. 3
Journal of Arachnology - Vol. 29, No. 1
Journal of Arachnology - Vol. 29, No. 2
Journal of Arachnology - Vol. 29, No. 3

Compact Discs 3 & 4: Photos of 26th Annual Meeting

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Compact Disc 5: Photos of 27th Annual Meeting

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