SIA Acc. 19-143, American Ornithologists' Union, Records, 1872-1873, 1927, 1950-1981

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This accession consist of records created and maintained by Eugene Eisenmann (1906-1981) in his positions with the American Ornithologists' Union as Editor of "The Auk," 1958-1959; Vice President, 1967-1969; and Chairman of the Check-list Committee, 1966-1981. Materials include correspondence, reports, minutes, agenda, annual meeting materials, publications, and photographs.


  • Folder List in accession file.
  • Electronic List in accession file.



Repository Loc.

Smithsonian Institution Archives Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520


  • 1872
  • 1872-1981
  • 1872-1873, 1927, 1950-1981


  • Professional associations
  • Animals
  • Meetings
  • Birds
  • Ornithology
  • Ornithologists


  • Manuscripts
  • Collection descriptions
  • Nomenclature
  • Black-and-white photographs

Local number

SIA Acc. 19-143

Physical description

2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)