Finding Aids to Records of Professional Societies in the Smithsonian Institution Archives
American Arachnological Society
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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This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Kaston, B. J. (Benjamin Julian), 1906-1985
- Coddington, Jonathan A.
- Gertsch, Willis John, 1906-
- Roth, Vincent D.
- Muma, Martin H. (Martin Hammond), 1916-1989
- Wallace, Howard K.
- Berry, James, 1935-
- Journal of Arachnology (Serial)
- Arachnida -- Congresses
- Arachnida -- North America
- Professional associations
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
- Compact discs
- Digital images
- Electronic records
- Color negatives
- Color photographs
- Color transparencies
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 05-057, American Arachnological Society, Records