Finding Aids to Records of Professional Societies in the Smithsonian Institution Archives
American Ornithologists' Union
Records, 1965, 2003-2011
This accession consists of records from the American Ornithologists' Union (AOU). Materials include "The Auk," "The Auklet," meeting programs and notes, correspondence of Erica H. Dunn (President-Elect, 2004-2006; President, 2006-2008), a transcript of an interview with Ernst Mayr (2003), lists of elected members and fellows, photographs of Robert Ridgway and William Brewster, and a photograph from the 1965 AOU meeting. Some materials are in electronic format.
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2027; 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.
- Dunn, Erica H.
- Mayr, Ernst, 1904-2005
- Ridgway, Robert, 1850-1929
- Brewster, William, 1851-1919
- Auk (Serial)
- Auklet (Serial)
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 11-135, American Ornithologists' Union, Records