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Ornithology--Iowa

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Garst Family papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0579
Scope and Content This collection contains photographs, as well as drawings, scrapbooks, and some correspondence of the immediate and extended families of Roswell and Elizabeth Garst. Series 1 (circa 1890s-2006, undated) consists of photographs of Roswell and Elizabeth, their children, Jane, Stephen, David, Antonia, and Mary, and grandchildren.Series 2 (circa 1860s-2006, undated) includes photographs of Roswell and Elizabeth’s parents, grandparents, uncles, aunts, cousins, and other members...
Dates: circa 1860s-2012

Iowa Audubon records

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: MS-0669
Abstract Iowa Audubon is an organization whose goals are to protect and preserve birds, other wildlife, and plants in the Iowa river regions. The organization is concerned with education of the public on preservation of wildlife and conservation of natural habitats of endangered species. This collection contains the constitution and bylaws, minutes, Iowa Audubon newsletter, and news releases from Missouri River Management. The minutes are from Board of Director's meetings and from the Important Bird...
Dates: 2000-2006

Iowa Ornithological Association records

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: MS-0581
Scope and Content The collection (1895-1897) consists of one bound manuscript notebook containing minutes of the first through third annual congresses, 1895-1897, a list of members, its constitution, news clippings, and correspondence.
Dates: 1895-1897

Walter M. Rosene, Sr. papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0589
Scope and Content This collection (1871-2008, undated) contains lantern slides, photographs, photographic negatives and glass plate negatives created by Walter Rosene, Sr. The collection also contains the bird watching records of Rosene, which include journals, writings, correspondence, and photographs. There are also several publications and bulletins regarding birds and Iowa’s state parks. The collection is grouped into the following series: ...
Dates: 1871-2008, undated

Woodward H. Brown papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0502
Abstract Woodward Hart Brown, dedicated Iowa ornithologist, studied and wrote about the birds of Iowa and the world. Brown was also a committed member of the Iowa Ornithologists' Union for many years. This collection contains correspondence, bird reports, bird check lists, log books, maps and publications relating to ornithology. The collection documents Brown's ornithology work primarily in Iowa but also nationally and worldwide. The bulk of this collection contains bird check lists and log books.
Dates: 1890-1980, undated