Summary
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7141
Creators:
International Congress of Systematic and Evolutionary Biology
Dates:
1969-1973
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
4.5 cu. ft. (9 document boxes)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Introduction
Introduction
This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
These records pertain to the International Congress of Systematic and Evolutionary Biology (ICSEB), 1969-1973, and were maintained by Sally W. Yochelson, administrative assistant, Office of the Director, National Museum of Natural History. Her arrangement of the records and description of their contents made possible this descriptive finding aid. Records include Steering Committee minutes and correspondence; program development and plans; keynote speaker correspondence; symposia organizer correspondence; abstracts of contributed papers, and photographs of the steering committee members.
Correspondents include Walter Bock, Charles E. Bracker, Martin A. Buzas, John O. Corliss, Richard Sumner Cowan, Theodore J. Crovello, Gilbert S. Daniels, Walter M. Fitch, Lawrence Gilbert, David W. Goodall, Stephen Jay Gould, Terrell H. Hamilton, Stephen P. Hubbell, David A. Hull, Paul D. Hurd, Jr., International Association for Plant Taxonomy, Richard Levins, Helen Niña Tappan, Askell Löve, Doris Löve, Malcolm C. McKenna, Lynn Margulis, James F. Mello, Robert W. Pennak, James A. Peters, Peter H. Raven, John R. Reeder, James L. Reveal, Robert K. Selander, Frans Antonie Stafleu, Society of Systematic Zoology, B. L. Turner, William A. Weber, David L. Wood, and Ellis L. Yochelson.

Historical Note
Historical Note
The First International Congress of Systematic and Evolutionary Biology met in Boulder, Colorado, August 4-12, 1973. The idea for the meeting was conceived by Richard Sumner Cowan, National Museum of Natural History, and Frans Antonie Stafleu, University of Utrecht, Netherlands. The International Association for Plant Taxonomy and the Society of Systematic Zoology sponsored the meeting.

Notes
Non-SI Records

Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7141, International Congress of Systematic and Evolutionary Biology, Records

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Cowan, Richard S., 1921-1997 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Stafleu, Frans Antonie Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Bracker, Charles E., 1895-1955 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Bock, Walter Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Buzas, Martin A. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Corliss, John O. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Cowan, Richard S., 1921- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Crovello, Theodore J. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Daniels, Gilbert S. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Fitch, Walter M., 1929-2011 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Goodall, David W., 1914- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Gould, Stephen Jay Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Gilbert, Lawrence Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hamilton, Terrell H. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hubbell, Stephen P., 1942- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hurd, Paul David, 1921- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hull, David A. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Levins, Richard Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Tappan, Helen Niña, 1917-2004 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Askell Löve, 1916- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Löve, Doris Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
McKenna, Malcolm C. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Margulis, Lynn, 1938-2011 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mello, James F., 1936- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Pennak, Robert W. (Robert William) Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Peters, James Arthur, 1922-1972 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Raven, Peter H. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Reeder, John R. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Reveal, James L. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Selander, Robert K. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Turner, B. L. (Billie Lee), 1925- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Weber, William A. (William Alfred), 1918- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Wood, David L. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Yochelson, Ellis L. (Ellis Leon), 1928-2006 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Yochelson, Sally W. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
International Association for Plant Taxonomy Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Society of Systematic Zoology (U.S.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
International Congress of Systematic and Evolutionary Biology Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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