Field notebooks, 1956-1961 : 11-57 to 7-2-58

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Creator

Eike, James W.

Abstract

This field book contains field notes on birds taken from November 1957 to 2 July 1958. Notes contain lists of various birds spotted in Virginia. Locations include North Tuckahoe street in Falls Church (including Lee Highway) and Great Falls. Other locations may be included. Notes occasionally include weather and temperature information, quantity, time spotted, and the sex of the birds. Also includes a small newspaper clipping from 1958 entitled "400 robins roost early in N. Va."

Date Range

1957-1958

Start Date

Oct 31, 1957

End Date

Jul 02, 1958

Access Information

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Topic

  • Bird watching
  • Bird watchers
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • United States
  • Falls Church
  • Virginia
  • Great Falls Park

Form/Genre

  • 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

Sublocation

Box 1 Folder 5