95 Hardcover Studies in historical geography G3 Before the establishment of the National Geographic Society in the late 1880s, the American Geographical Society (AGS), established in 1851, was (together with the US Geological Survey), a key institution in the shaping of the goals, practices, and procedures of American geography, particularly under its President from 1864 to 1899, Charles Patrick Daly.
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AGS stands for American Geographical Society
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In 1916 the American Geographical Society awarded Mawson the David Livingstone centenary medal.
From the sickening first day to his initiation as a new crew member to their dangerous return trip, Koenig's experiences during the two-month expedition are backed by the complete official account reported in the Journal of the American Geographical Society.
From 1981 to 1987 he was a member of the Sierra Club Foundation Board of Directors, and Councilor of the American Geographical Society from 1969 to 2004.
We examined this in the context of the American Geographical Society Library (AGSL) at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee during 2000-05.
Chieko Maene American Geographical Society Library UW-Milwaukee
It was organized in 1985 and is comprised of the Association of American Geographers (AAG), American Geographical Society (AGS), National Council for Geography Education (NCGE), National Geographic Society (NGS).
He is also a board member of two non-profits, including The American Geographical Society (New York, NY) and of Project Open Hand (Atlanta, GA).