Finding Aid of the National Audubon Society, Outer Banks Chapter Collection, <date calendar="gregorian" era="ce" normal="1979/1994">1979 - 1994</date>, ORG.5025

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Finding Aid of the National Audubon Society, Outer Banks Chapter Collection, <date calendar="gregorian" era="ce" normal="1979/1994">1979 - 1994</date>, ORG.5025

Abstract

The National Audubon Society, Outer Banks Chapter was formed in 1979 and disbanded in 1994. During its existence, the group donated the periodical to elementary schools in Dare County, gave educational programs in schools, assisted in a number of wildlife refuges and participated in birding trips.
National Audubon Society, Outer Banks Chapter Collection consists chiefly of organizational materials, including board meeting minutes, attendance sheets, financial reports, correspondence and the constitution of the Outer Banks Chapter. There are also copies of newspaper articles, membership applications, certificates and photographs.

Descriptive Summary

Title
National Audubon Society, Outer Banks Chapter Records
Call Number
ORG.5025
Creator
National Audubon Society. Outer Banks Chapter
Date
1979-1994
Extent
0.30 cubic feet
Language
English
Repository
Outer Banks History Center

Series Quick Links

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Restrictions on Access & Use

Access Restrictions

Available for research.

Use Restrictions

Copyright is retained by the authors of these materials, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law (Title 17 US Code). Individual researchers are responsible for using these materials in conformance with copyright law as well as any donor restrictions accompanying the materials.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], ORG.5025, National Audubon Society, Outer Banks Chapter Collection, Outer Banks History Center, Manteo, NC, USA.

Collection Overview

National Audubon Society, Outer Banks Chapter Collection consists chiefly of organizational papers including board meeting minutes, attendance sheets, financial reports, correspondence and the constitution of the Outer Banks Chapter. There are also copies of newspaper articles, membership applications, certificates and photographs.

Arrangement Note

National Audubon Society, Outer Banks Chapter Collection is organized by document type and subject.

Historical Note

The National Audubon Society, founded in 1905, is one of the oldest non-profit American organizations. The Society consists of numerous local chapters which organize birdwatching field trips and conservation related activities as well as maintaining several nature centers and bird refuges across the country.

The National Audubon Society, Outer Banks Chapter was formed in 1979 and disbanded in 1994. During its existence, the group donated the periodical to elementary schools in Dare County, gave educational programs at schools, assisted at Pea Island, Alligator River and Mattamuskeet National Wildlife Refuges, Nags Head Woods and Cape Lookout National Seashore as well as participated in birding trips in several counties and towns along the Outer Banks.

Contents of the Collection

Collection Contents
Finding Aid
1:1.1
Constitution
1:2.1
Meetings
6809
Correspondence
6812
Reports
6815
Chapter Ephemera
6819
Publications
6826
Photographs
1:8.1
Maps
1:9.1

Subject Headings

  • National Audubon Society. Outer Banks Chapter
  • Natural areas--North Carolina
  • Wildlife refuges--North Carolina
  • Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge (N.C.)
  • Cape Hatteras National Seashore (N.C.)
  • Cape Lookout National Seashore (N.C.)
  • Currituck County (N.C.)
  • Dare County (N.C.)
  • Kitty Hawk (N.C.)
  • Mattamuskeet National Wildlife Refuge (N.C.)
  • Morehead City (N.C.)
  • Nags Head Woods (N.C.)
  • Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge (N.C.)
  • Portsmith Island (N.C.)
  • Acquisitions Information

    Donated by Allen Valpey, 1997.

    Processing Information

  • Processed by Sarah Downing, 1997
  • Encoded by Stuart Parks II, December, 2008