Finding Aids to Records of Professional Societies in the Smithsonian Institution Archives
American Ornithologists' Union
Records, 1883, 1954-2011
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.
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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Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 12-363, American Ornithologists' Union, Records