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

Accession 12-363

American Ornithologists' Union

Records, 1883, 1954-2011

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: American Ornithologists' Union
Title: Records
Dates: 1883, 1954-2011
Quantity: 0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection: Accession 12-363
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession consists of records from the American Ornithologists' Union (AOU). Materials include "The Auk," "The Auklet," discussion of the plan for the Society for Ornithology, abstracts of papers, a photograph of the founders and officers, and materials created by Alan H. Brush, editor of "The Auk." Materials include correspondence, notes, serials, and a photograph.

Descriptive Entry

This accession consists of records from the American Ornithologists' Union (AOU). Materials include "The Auk," "The Auklet," discussion of the plan for the Society for Ornithology, abstracts of papers, a photograph of the founders and officers, and materials created by Alan H. Brush, editor of "The Auk." Materials include correspondence, notes, serials, and a photograph.

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Use Restriction

Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2027; Transferring office; 4/9/2008 Deed of Gift; Contact reference staff for details.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 12-363, American Ornithologists' Union, Records

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Container List

Box 1

The Auk, Volume 128, Number 2, April 2011

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The Auk, Volume 128, Number 3, July 2011

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The Auk, Volume 128, Number 4, October 2011

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Ornithological Societies of North America (OSNA) plan for the Society for Ornithology (SFO) and response from the Raptor Research Foundation (RRF), November 2011

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Abstracts of Papers from the American Ornithologists' Union (AOU) Seventy-Second Stated Meeting, Madison, Wisconsin, September 8-12, 1954

Box 1 of 1

Photograph of Founders and Officers of the AOU, 1883

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Alan H. Brush Materials

Editor Correspondence, 1987-1991

Box 1 of 1

Thoughts and Words on Being and Editor, 1984-1995

Box 1 of 1

The Auklet, 1963-1994 (2 folders)

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Feather Book Proposal, 1994

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Protofeather, 1996-1998

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