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State Biologists' Association papers (M273)

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Title:
State Biologists' Association papers
Creator:
Maine State Biologists' Association.
ID:
M273
Date [inclusive]:
1966-1974, undated
Extent:
0.25 linear feet
Language:
English
Repository:
George J. Mitchell Department of Special Collections & Archives, Bowdoin College Library, Brunswick, Maine 04011
Abstract:
The collection contains the Maine State Biologists' Association articles of incorporation, bylaws, meeting announcements, correspondence, and committee information.
Access Restrictions:

No restrictions.

Preferred Citation:

State Biologists' Association Records, George J. Mitchell Department of Special Collections & Archives, Bowdoin College Library, Brunswick, Maine.

The [Maine] State Biologists' Association was formed at a meeting on the Bowdoin campus in February 1966, and held its first formal meeting in May 1966. The non-profit association included elementary school, secondary school, college, and research biologists as well as other interested persons. The organization aimed to encourage research in biological education, imporove professional standards for those involved in biological education and research, adn be involved in legislation concerning biological principles. Charles E. Huntington, James M. Moulton, John L. Howland, all of the Bowdoin College Biology Department, were among the original members.

The collection contains the Maine State Biologists' Association articles of incorporation, bylaws, meeting announcements, correspondence, and committee information. There is also a scrapbook from the association's Archives Committee, which contains photographs, meeting minutes, memorandums, newspaper clippings, brochures, and other printed material.

State Biologists' Association, 1966

Box 1 Folder 1

State Biologists' Association, 1967-1968

Box 1 Folder 2

State Biologists' Association, 1969

Box 1 Folder 3

State Biologists' Association, 1970-1971

Box 1 Folder 4

State Biologists' Association, 1972-1974

Box 1 Folder 5

State Biologists' Association, Miscellaneous Clippings

Box 1 Folder 7

State Biologists' Association, Scrapbook

Box 1 Folder 7
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