108th Meeting of the Baird Ornithological Club

ID: 80-2474

Creator: Walker, Ernest P

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1948

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 7110 Box 1 Folder 7

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108th meeting of the Baird Ornithological Club in Holt House, the original administration building of the National Zoological Park on January 14, 1948. The club was named in honor of Spencer F. Baird, second Secretary of the Smithsonian (1878-1887) and noted ornithologist. Present are (seated, left to right) Paul Bartsch, Frederick C. Lincoln, Herbert Friedmann, Alexander Wetmore, Clarence Cottam, John Warren Aldrich, (standing, left to right) Director of the Zoo William M. Mann, Herbert Girton Deignan, Hartley H.T. Jackson, Philip Reese Uhler, and Ernest P. Walker.


Walker, Ernest P


  • Aldrich, John W (John Warren) 1906-
  • Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887
  • Bartsch, Paul
  • Cottam, Clarence 1899-
  • Deignan, H. G (Herbert Girton) 1906-
  • Friedmann, Herbert 1900-1987
  • Mann, William M. 1886-1960
  • Wetmore, Alexander 1886-
  • Holt House
  • National Zoological Park (U.S.)


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Photograph reproduced for the Herbert Friedmann Oral History Interview, Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 9506.

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Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 7110 Box 1 Folder 7

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Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu



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  • Walker, Ernest Pillsbury
  • Secretariats
  • Lincoln, Frederick C
  • Animals
  • Meetings
  • Secretaries
  • Birds
  • Societies
  • Jackson, Hartley H. T
  • Uhler, Philip Reese
  • Baird Ornithological Club
  • Ornithology
  • Ornithologists


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Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Group; Medium: Photographic print

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