Records,
1888, 1909, 1921-1956, 1975, 1980-1990, 2016, and undated

Summary
Collection ID:
SIA.FA19-154
Dates:
1888, 1909, 1921-1956, 1975, 1980-1990, 2016, and undated
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
1.15 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 oversize folder)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession consists primarily of records created by ornithologist Josselyn Van Tyne and his work with the American Ornithologists' Union (AOU). In 1936, Van Tyne became an AOU Fellow and later served as President, 1950-1953. Much of this collection concerns the Committee on Classification and Nomenclature, a committee on which he served for fifteen years. Materials include correspondence, minutes, agenda, notes, reprints, pamphlets, photographs, and a book.

Administration
Author
Finding aid prepared by Smithsonian Institution Archives
Oversize
This collection contains oversize material.

Notes
Non-SI Records

Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 19-154, American Ornithologists' Union, Records

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Van Tyne, Josselyn, 1902-1957 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ornithology Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Birds -- Nomenclature Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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