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Creators:
American Ornithologists' Union
Dates:
1883-1977
Size:
47.11 cu. ft. (93 document boxes) (1 12x17 box) (3 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7150
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the history, operation, and activities of the AOU, 1883-1977. For many years the papers were scattered in the hands of various officers until 1969 when the Committee on Archives was established. In 1974 the collection was brought together at the Smithsonian Institution. Among the records include those of Hoyes Lloyd, ...

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Creators:
American Ornithologists' Union
Dates:
circa 1956-1961, with material from 1936
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 96-159
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the records of Ernst Mayr, who served as President of the American Ornithologist's Union (AOU) from 1957 to 1958. Materials include correspondence and other records documenting the editorship of "The Auk," awards, annual meetings, AOU membership, Ad hoc committees, and financing of "The Handbook of North Ameri...

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series
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7150
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This series consists of the records of the Committee on Publications, the Committee on Foreign Translations, and the Committee on Classification and Nomenclature, as well as records of the four AOU publications, The Auk, the Handbook of North American Birds, the Check-list of North American Birds, and Ornithological Monographs. Th...