American Bison Society

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The Society was organized on Dec. 8, 1905. William T. Hornaday, Martin S. Garretson and Edmund Seymour all served as president. Its purpose was to save the American Bison from extinction and to increase their numbers.

From the description of American Bison Society records, [manuscript] 1899-1965 1910-1940. (Denver Public Library). WorldCat record id: 29459695

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Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Hornaday, William T. (William Temple), 1854-1937. Letters / W.T. Hornaday. Dartmouth College Library
referencedIn Baynes, Ernest Harold, 1868-1925. Letters. 1908-1921. Dartmouth College Library
referencedIn William T. Hornaday Papers, 1866-1975, (bulk 1906-1936) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Coder, George D., 1937-. George Coder papers, [manuscript] 1906-1974. Denver Public Library, Central Library
referencedIn McAllister, H. Hall. Scrapbooks, 1932-1940. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Jones, Charles Jesse, 1844-1919. Charles Jesse Jones Collection, 1872-1990 (bulk 1872-1936). University of Arizona Libraries
referencedIn Goodnight, Charles, 1836-1929. Correspondence, 1898-1937. Texas A&M University, Evans Library & Annex; Main campus library complex
creatorOf American Bison Society. American Bison Society records, [manuscript] 1899-1965 1910-1940. Denver Public Library, Central Library
referencedIn Garretson, Martin S. Papers, 1919-1940. Denver Public Library, Central Library
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associatedWith Allen, J. A. 1838-1921. person
associatedWith Baynes, Ernest Harold, 1868-1925. person
associatedWith Coder, George D., 1937- person
associatedWith Garretson, Martin S. person
associatedWith Goodnight, Charles, 1836-1929. person
associatedWith Hornaday, William T. (William Temple), 1854-1937. person
associatedWith Jones, Charles Jesse, 1844-1919. person
associatedWith McAllister, H. Hall. person
associatedWith Seymour, Edmund. person
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American bison
Birds
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Active 1899

Active 1965

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