Finding Aids to Records of Professional Societies in the Smithsonian Institution Archives
American Ornithologists' Union
This accession consists of treasurer's records from the American Ornithologists' Union (AOU). Most materials date to the tenure of Marion Jenkinson (Treasurer, 1985-1993). Some items are from the tenures of Fred Sheldon (Treasurer, 1993-2000) and Jeff Brawn (Treasurer, 2000-2005). These records contain correspondence, reports, budget and financial information, fundraising records, insurance materials, publications information, records regarding relationships with professional organizations, and awards information and correspondence. Materials include correspondence, reports, financial documents, and publications.
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2016; 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.
- Fund raising
- Professional associations
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 12-187, American Ornithologists' Union, Records