S. Charles Kendeigh Papers, 1919-85
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Brief Description: Papers of Samuel Charles Kendeigh (1904-86), professor of zoology (1936-73), including correspondence, reports, research notes (1919-71), publications (1927-82), course materials, graduate student files (1931-78) and proceedings about bird banding, censuses, feeding and migration; ornithology; conservation; ecology; environmental research; animal populations; insects; natural areas; prairie chickens; Allerton Park and Oakley Dam Baldwin Bird Research Laboratory (1919-42); Brownfield Woods (1935-64); Center for Human Ecology (1957-74); Committee on Athletics (1941-66) and Natural Areas (1928-73); Ecological Society of America (1919-80); field trips (1927-61); Funk's Forest (1955-71); Illinois Nature Preserves Commission (1960-84); Nature Conservancy (1959-80); Oberlin College (1919-27); Trelease Woods (1935-71); Vivarium (1922-73); Wilson Ornithological Club (1925-74); and zoonoses research (1962-69). The series includes some vivarium correspondence and files of Victor E. Shelford and Kendeigh's "Memoirs of a 20th Century Avian Ecologist" with volumes on genealogy, teaching, research, administration and the "fight to preserve natural areas" (ca. 1982).
Held at:
University of Illinois Archives
19 Library
1408 W. Gregory Dr.
Urbana, IL 61820
Phone: (217) 333-0798
Fax: (217) 333-2868
Email: illiarch [at] illinois.edu
Record Series Number: 15/24/26
Created by: Kendeigh, S. Charles (Samuel Charles) (1904-86)
Volume: 34.0 cubic feet
Acquired: 7/20/1979; 5/6/82; 9/19/86; 10/12/93
More information is available at https://files.archon.library.illinois.edu/uasfa/1524026.pdf
Arrangement: by type of material and chronological thereunder
Subject Index
Allerton Park
American Ornithologist's Union
Animal Populations
Athletics, Committee on
Audubon Societies
Baldwin Bird Research Laboratory
Brownfield Woods
Busey Woods
Ecological Society of America
Environmental Research
Faculty Papers
Funk's Forest
Human Ecology
Illinois Nature Preserves Commission
Natural Areas
Nature Conservancy
Oberlin College
Prairie Chicken
Trelease Woods
Wilson Ornithological Club
Zoology Department
Genres/Forms of Material
Languages of Materials
English [eng]