SIA Acc. 19-199, American Arachnological Society, Records, circa 1940s, 1961-2018

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This accession consists of records that document the activities, history, membership, meetings, and publications of the American Arachnological Society (AAS). People represented include Vincent D. Roth and Allen Dean. Of particular note are the materials related to the Spider Genera of North America Revision Team and the culmination of their work in the AAS publication, "Spiders of North America: An Identification Manual." Materials include correspondence, memoranda, meeting programs and proceedings, meeting minutes, images, video recordings, posters, articles, and clippings. Some materials are in electronic format.


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



Repository Loc.

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


  • 1940
  • 1940-2018
  • circa 1940s, 1961-2018


  • Professional associations
  • Arachnida
  • Congresses and conventions
  • Arachnologists
  • Arachnology


  • Clippings
  • Collection descriptions
  • Classification
  • Manuscripts
  • Compact discs
  • Electronic images
  • Electronic records
  • Posters
  • Black-and-white negatives
  • Black-and-white photographs
  • Color photographs
  • Color transparencies
  • Videotapes
  • Video recordings

Local number

SIA Acc. 19-199

Physical description

2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)