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

Catalog Data

Creator:
American Ornithologists' Union  Search this
Subject:
Van Tyne, Josselyn 1902-1957  Search this
Physical description:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Nomenclature
Serials (publications)
Pamphlets
Books
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1888
1888-2016
1888, 1909, 1921-1956, 1975, 1980-1990, 2016, and undated
Notes:
Folder List in accession file.
Electronic List in accession file.
Organization:
Unarranged
Summary:
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.
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution Archives Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520
Topic:
Ornithology  Search this
Ornithologists  Search this
Professional associations  Search this
Meetings  Search this
Birds  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 19-154
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_398549