108th Meeting of the Baird Ornithological Club, 1948, Smithsonian Archives - History Div, 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..