Honorary Members 1900-Present

(From the DVOC Constitution)
“Ornithologists who have attained special prominence in their ornithological work may be chosen at the annual meeting to be Honorary Members of the Club.”

This list has been compiled by Colin Campbell from all the issues of Cassinia. The Club is indebted to him for this major research project.

 


Name Year
elected 
Year
joined 
Obituary
Reference
Honorary Member DVOC Cassinia Volume and Page
F. Arthur McMorris 2016 2000
W. Hart Rufe 2016 1977
Christopher Walters 2016 1978
Paul Guris 2015 1980
Bert Filemyr 2014 1995
Scott Weidensaul 2011 2011
Dr Frank Gill 2004 1969
David A. Cutler 2004 1944
Dr Robert S. Ridgely 1997 1982
Charles A. Wonderly 1996 1947 70,51
Edward R. Manners 1992 1941 68,69
John C. Miller 1991 1951
Alan Brady 1986 1952
James K. Meritt 1985 1943
John T. McNeill Jr. 1984 1940
Robert H. Sehl 1981 1939 69,40
Edward S. Weyl 1980 1927 67,47
Phillips B. Street 1979 1945 68,68
Lester S. Thomas 1978 1950 67,47
Frank W. McLaughlin 1977 1947 77-78,42
Dr. William E. Parker 1977 1960
Dr George B. Reynard 1976 1949
Joseph M. Cadbury 1975 1929 82-83,70
Dr Maurice Broun 1973 1950
Horace G. Alexander 1973 1960
Waldemar H. Fries 1972 1945
J. d’Arcy Northwood 1972 1959 54,21
Philip A. Livingston 1971 1922 63,90
Dr Ernest A. Choate 1969 1932 84-85, 90
William E. Hannum 1966 1901
M. Albert Linton 1966 1905 49,29
James Bond 1965 1923
Nelson DeWitt Pumyea 1963 1916 66-67,13
Norman J. McDonald 1957 1925 71-72,36
James A.G. Rehn 1956 1899 65-66,24
Richard C. Harlow 1956 1904 61-62,16
Richard F. Miller 1955 1908 44,17
Henry T. Underdown 1955 1918 65-66,25
Turner E. McMullen 1955 1920 68-69,45
Julian K. Potter 1954 1911 47,33
Dr Samuel C. Palmer 1954 1899 61-62,13
Charles H. Rogers 1950 1950 77-78,3
Dr Francis Harper 1950 1930
William Bacon Evans 1950 1898 48,34
Dr Herbert H. Beck 1950 1917 61-62,19
Henry W. Fowler 1949 1894 65-66,26
Horace D. McCann 1947 1923
Dr Earl L. Poole 1946 1910 54,22
Dr Edward E. Wildman 1946 1914
Samuel N. Rhoads 1943 1890 51-52,17
Dr Cornelius Weygandt 1940 1891
Frank L. Burns 1940 1891
Charles A. Voelker 1940 1890
Dr
William E. Hughes
1940 1891 34,36
Dr Albert K. Fisher 1926 1925
Dr William Louis Abbott 1913 1912
Dr Samuel W. Woodhouse 1900 1900 8,1