Finding Aids to Records of Professional Societies in the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Council of American Overseas Research Centers
Administrative Files, 1977-2010
This accession consists of records that document the history and activities of the American Institute for Yemeni Studies (AIYS). The AIYS was established in 1978 to facilitate, coordinate, and encourage academic research dealing with Yemen in all disciplines through its offices in the United States and in Yemen and is a founding member of the Council of American Overseas Research Centers (CAORC). Materials include board meeting minutes, pamphlets, reports, newsletters, agreements, waivers, clippings, and other related documents.
Restricted for 15 years; until Jan-01-2026. These records contain sensitive information and will be redacted by the Archives before use by researchers. Transferring office; 6/4/1999 memorandum, Lee to Lane; 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
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 14-237, Council of American Overseas Research Centers, Administrative Files