Guide to the Audubon Society, San Diego Chapter Records

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2008-01-18
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Guide to the Audubon Society, San Diego Chapter Records 1950/1979

Special Collections & University Archives

Overview of the Collection

Collection Title: Audubon Society, San Diego Chapter Records
Dates: 1950-1979
Identification: MS-0385
Creator: Audubon Society, San Diego Chapter
Physical Description: 5.92 linear feet
Language of Materials: English
Repository: Special Collections & University Archives
5500 Campanile Dr. MC 8050
San Diego, CA, 92182-8050
URL: http://library.sdsu.edu/scua
Email: scref@rohan.sdsu.edu
Phone: 619-594-6791

Historical Note:

Organized in 1948 and incorporated in 1953, the San Diego Chapter of the Audubon Society (SDAS) is dedicated to promoting preservation and conservation activities. The organization is involved with educational programs on ecology and natural science for citizens in the greater San Diego region. SDAS is also involved in managing several wildlife preserves, including the Silverwood Wildlife Sanctuary and the Anstine-Audubon preserve in Oceanside. The organization is still active in environmental planning issues; assessing land use and development projects in the area, including development, the preservation of natural resources, and regional planning.

Access Terms

This Collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.

Corporate Name:

San Diego Audubon Society -- Archives

Genre/Form of Material:

Organizational Records
Photographs

Topical Term:

Conservation of natural resources -- California -- San Diego -- Sources
Wildlife conservation -- California -- San Diego -- Sources

Administrative Information

Accruals:

2003, 2006

Conditions Governing Use:

The copyright interests in these materials have not been transferred to San Diego State University. Copyright resides with the creators of materials contained in the collection or their heirs. The nature of historical archival and manuscript collections is such that copyright status may be difficult or even impossible to determine.  Requests for permission to publish must be submitted to the Head of Special Collections, San Diego State University, Library and Information Access. When granted, permission is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical item and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder(s), which must also be obtained in order to publish. Materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials.

Conditions Governing Access:

This collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation:

Identification of item, folder title, box number, Audubon Society, San Diego Chapter Records, Special Collections and University Archives, Library and Information Access, San Diego State University.

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Scope and Contents

The San Diego Audubon Society Collection documents the organization's San Diego chapter from 1953 through 1981. The collection is comprised of financial records, annual budget reports, conservation correspondence, publications and newspaper clippings, articles of incorporation, and government citations. Highlights of the collection include fish and game surveys, summer field trip curricula, excerpts from the newsletters "Nature Study" and "Sketches," and minutes of the board of directors dating from 1952 to 1979.

Detailed List of Contents

 

Minutes

Box 1, Folder 1

Board of Directors Minutes 1951-1952

Box 1, Folder 2

Board of Directors Minutes 1953-1955

Box 1, Folder 3

Board of Directors Minutes 1955-1960

Box 1, Folder 4

Board of Directors Minutes 1960-1964

Box 1, Folder 5

Board of Directors Minutes 1965-1969

Box 1, Folder 6

Board of Directors Minutes 1972-1976

Box 1, Folder 7

Board of Directors Minutes 1976

Box 1, Folder 8

Board of Directors Minutes 1977

Box 1, Folder 9

Board of Directors Minutes 1978

Box 1, Folder 10

Board of Directors Minutes 1979

Box 1, Folder 11

General Meeting Minutes 1952-1954

Box 1, Folder 12

General Meeting Minutes 1955-1959

Box 1, Folder 13

General Meeting Minutes 1960-1971

Box 1, Folder 14

Miscellaneous Minutes 1966-1967

Box 1, Folder 15

Secretary's Mintues (11 Tablets, 1 Notebook) 1961-1970

 

Agendas

Box 1, Folder 16

Business Meeting Agendas 1976

Box 1, Folder 17

Presidential Agendas 1970-1975

 

Financial Records

Box 1, Folder 18

Bank Statements 1970-1974

Box 1, Folder 19

Check Register 1973-1975

Box 1, Folder 20

Contributors Correspondence 1968

Box 1, Folder 21

Financial Ledger 1955-1970

Box 1, Folder 22

Financial Statements 1968-1972

Box 1, Folder 23

Financial Statements 1972-1973

Box 1, Folder 24

Financial Statements 1974-1976

Box 1, Folder 25

Financial Statements 1977-1979

Box 1, Folder 26

Funding Ideas 1969-1972

Box 1, Folder 27

Insurance Receipts 1974

Box 1, Folder 28

Land Purchases - Contracts, Bills, Receipts 1971-1974

Box 1, Folder 29

Receipted Bills 1968-1973

Box 1, Folder 30

Taxes and Assessments 1968-1970

Box 1, Folder 31

Treasurer's Reports 1970

Box 1, Folder 32

Treasurer's Ledger 1966-1976

Box 2, Folder 1

Returned Checks Files 1961-1974

 

Correspondence

Box 2, Folder 2

Conservation Correspondence 1975-1976

Box 2, Folder 3

Miscellaneous Correspondence 1950-1959

Box 2, Folder 4

Miscellaneous Correspondence 1964-1968

Box 2, Folder 5

Miscellaneous Correspondence 1970-1973

Box 2, Folder 6

Miscellaneous Correspondence 1974-1976

Box 2, Folder 7

Miscellaneous Correspondence 1974-1976

Box 2, Folder 8

National and Regional Offices Correspondence 1971-1974

Box 2, Folder 9

National and Regional Offices Correspondence 1974-1976

Box 2, Folder 10

School Camps Correspondence 1974-1976

 

Committee Files

Box 2, Folder 11

Committee Guides 1957

Box 2, Folder 12

Committee Reports 1954-1957

Box 2, Folder 13

Field Trip Committee 1953-1961

Box 2, Folder 14

Publication Committee - Reports 1975

 

Silverwood Sanctuary Files

Box 2, Folder 15

Bob Nicolson Information 1976-1978

Box 2, Folder 16

Building Fund Campaign 1967

Box 2, Folder 19

Correspondence 1961-1969

Box 2, Folder 20

Correspondence 1970-1978

Box 2, Folder 22

Friends of Silverwood Committee - Membership List

Box 2, Folder 23

Nature Conservancy - Correspondence 1969-1970

Box 2, Folder 26

Road Repair 1973

Box 2, Folder 28

Taxes and Bills 1974-1975

Box 2, Folder 29

Visitors Register 1974

 

Membership Files

Box 3, Folder 1

Membership Rosters 1952-1955

Box 3, Folder 2

Membership Rosters 1967-1969

Box 3, Folder 3

Membership Rosters 1970

Box 3, Folder 4

Membership Rosters 1971

Box 3, Folder 5

Membership Rosters 1972

Box 3, Folder 6

Membership Rosters 1973

Box 3, Folder 7

Starr Ranch Advisory Committee - Membership List 1974-1975

 

General Office Files

Box 3, Folder 8

Annual Reports 1974

Box 3, Folder 9

Applications 1971-1975

Box 3, Folder 10

Articles of Incorporation 1967, 1974

Box 3, Folder 11

Audubon Leaflets and Clippings 1924-1929

Box 3, Folder 12

Audubon Resource Materials 1971-1975

Box 3, Folder 13

Bird Houses and Feeding Stations

Box 3, Folder 14

Branch Charter 1968

Box 3, Folder 15

Bylaws

Box 3, Folder 16

C.H. Woodward - Photos, Licenses 1922, 1944

Box 3, Folder 17

California Fish and Game Survey 1966

Box 3, Folder 18

Coastal Commission 1975

Box 3, Folder 19

Conservation 1968-1975

Box 3, Folder 20

Coronado Boat Trip 1957

Box 3, Folder 21

Dan Leavitt - Articles 1973-1977

Box 3, Folder 22

Education

Box 3, Folder 23

Field Trips 1961-1973

Box 3, Folder 24

Industry / Government Citations 1975

Box 3, Folder 25

Junior Club Materials 1925-1955

Box 3, Folder 26

Miscellaneous 1951-1969

Box 3, Folder 27

National Audubon Society 1972-1981

Box 3, Folder 28

National Parks and Forest Service - Books, Pamphlets 1940-1954

Box 4, Folder 1

Nature Program Materials

Box 4, Folder 2

"Nature Study" Excerpts 1919-1927

Box 4, Folder 3

"Nature Study" Excerpts 1919-1927

Box 4, Folder 4

"Nature Study" Excerpts 1919-1927

Box 4, Folder 5

Newspaper Clippings 1975

Box 4, Folder 6

Pamphlets

Box 4, Folder 7

Paul Young File 1971

Box 4, Folder 8

Plants

Box 4, Folder 9

Publications

Box 4, Folder 10

Report from the Flying K Wildlife Ranch 1975

Box 4, Folder 11

San Diego Audubon Chapter Revewal 1970-1974

Box 4, Folder 12

San Diego Audubon, Incorporated 1961-1975

Box 4, Folder 13

Save Balboa Park Issue 1950

Box 4, Folder 14

Scholarship 1957-1964

Box 4, Folder 15

Southern California Coordinating Council 1974-1975

Box 4, Folder 16

Summer and Religious Programs Materials

Box 4, Folder 17

Whittel Estate 1970

Box 4, Folder 18

Wildlife Protection 1975

 

Newsletters

Box 4, Folder 19

"Sketches" - Newsletter 1953-1954

Box 4, Folder 20

"Sketches" - Newsletter 1955-1956

Box 4, Folder 21

"Sketches" - Newsletter 1957-1958

Box 4, Folder 22

"Sketches" - Newsletter 1959-1961

Box 4, Folder 23

"Sketches" - Newsletter 1962-1963

Box 4, Folder 24

"Sketches" - Newsletter 1964-1965

Box 4, Folder 25

"Sketches" - Newsletter 1966-1967

Box 4, Folder 26

"Sketches" - Newsletter 1968-1969

Box 4, Folder 27

"Sketches" - Newsletter 1970-1971

Box 4, Folder 28

"Sketches" - Newsletter 1972-1973

Box 4, Folder 29

"Sketches" - Newsletter 1974-1975

Box 4, Folder 30

"Sketches" - Newsletter 1976-1977

Box 4, Folder 31

"Sketches" - Newsletter 1978-1979

Box 4, Folder 32

"Sketches" - Newsletter 1980-1982