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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:
1952, 1978, 2009, 2012-2013
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 14-147
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records from the American Ornithologists' Union (AOU). Materials include "The Auk," "The Auklet," and "Ornithological Monographs;" information regarding the merging of North American ornithological societies; AOU fellows and elective members information; and photographs of an AOU meeting. Materials include publicatio...

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Creators:
Coues, Elliott, 1842-1899
Dates:
1872-1880, 1896-1899 and undated
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7344
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

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

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Creators:
Ali, Sálim, 1896-1987
Dates:
circa 1947-1980
Size:
Film reels (color silent; 15,000 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1985.07
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Footage shot of, primarily, bird migration and other subject matter of ornithological interest throughout India. Footage also includes a tiger hunt and wildlife in Assam and an ornithological expedition to Sikkim. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of it...

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Creators:
American Ornithologists' Union
Dates:
1871-1994, with related records from 1845
Size:
50.5 cu. ft. (101 document boxes) (oversize materials)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7440
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

For a brief history of the American Ornithologists' Union (AOU), see Record Unit 7150, American Ornithologists' Union Collection, 1883-1977. These records supplement Record Unit 7150, both in extending coverage in early records and providing records from the mid-1970s. Particularly noteworthy are early records of presidents - especially Joel ...

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Creators:
Richmond, Charles Wallace, 1868-1932
Dates:
1906-1908 and undated
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7382
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This catalog consists of a list of the contents of Richmond's personal library. The entries document the title, author, place and year of publication of over 200 publications and auction catalogs in German, Italian, French, Spanish, Latin, and English on various natural history topics. The dates of publication range from 1657 to 1906, and Rich...

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Creators:
Browning, M. Ralph
Dates:
1966-1994
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 98-058
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

M. Ralph Browning worked in the National Museum of Natural History Bird and Mammal Laboratories through the United States Geological Survey, and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. These records pertain to his ornithological cataloging work and research in Oregon and the northwest United States.

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Creators:
American Ornithologists' Union
Dates:
circa 1974-1997, with material from 1892
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 98-047
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the presidential papers of Richard C. Banks and Burt L. Monroe; American Ornithologists' Union (AOU) Conservation, and Ornithology and the Law Committees files; general correspondence; and materials pertaining to the 5th and 6th editions of the AOU checklist. Materials include correspondence, reports, meeting ag...

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Creators:
United States. Bureau of Biological Survey
Dates:
1905-1990
Size:
0.58 cu. ft. (1 tall document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-201
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession contains items relating to the Biological Survey and were donated by Robert Bruce McAtee, son of Waldo Lee McAtee. Significant people in this collection include Alexander Wetmore, F. E. L. Beal, William M. Mann and A. K. Fisher. Subjects covered include ornithology and tree voles. Materials include correspondence, newspaper ...

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Creators:
Abbott, Jackson Miles
Dates:
1929, 1960-1985, and undated
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 99-042
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the papers of Jackson Miles Abbott, ornithologist and expert on the American bald eagle, and pertain to his ornithology work. Materials include correspondence, newspaper clippings, brochures, and maps.

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