Field notebooks, 1928-1931 : field book 364, 1928-1930

ID: SIA RU007342

Creator: Eike, James W.

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1928-1930

Citation: James W. Eike papers, 1927, 1950-1983

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This field book contains field notes taken from March 1928 to 4 May 1930 during Eike's years as a student at Georgetown University. Notes document birds observed and killed in Woodbridge and Occoquan in Virginia, and near Georgetown University in Washington, DC. Eike often notes bird's song and behavior. Eike also notes several squirrels and snakes killed.

Date Range


Start Date

Feb 29, 1928

End Date

May 04, 1930

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  • Bird watching
  • Animals
  • Bird watchers
  • Birds
  • Ornithology


  • Woodbridge
  • United States
  • Occoquan
  • Virginia


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007342

Collection name

James W. Eike papers, 1927, 1950-1983

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 1 Folder 4