Finding Aids to Records of Professional Societies in the Smithsonian Institution Archives
American Ornithologists' Union
This accession includes records from the American Ornithologists' Union (AOU) concerning finances, bylaws, meetings and publications. Materials include account ledgers, "The Auk," "The Auklet," meeting programs and abstracts, photographs, videotape, and a record album. Some materials are in electronic format.
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2026; Transferring office; 4/9/2008 Deed of Gift; Contact reference staff for details.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
- Journals (accounts)
- Serials (publications)
- Compact discs
- Color photographs
- Video recordings
- Phonograph records
- Electronic records
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 10-216, American Ornithologists' Union, Records