Field notebooks, 1961-1965 : 2-25-62 to 6-6-62

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Abstract

This field book contains field notes on birds taken from 25 February to 6 June 1962. Notes contain lists of various birds spotted in Virginia. Most of the birds listed were probably observed at or near Eike's home on 2231 North Tuckahoe Street, Falls Church. Birds observed during a Virginia Society of Ornithology trip to Burke Lake on 24 March are also included. Other locations may be included. Notes occasionally include weather and temperature information, quantity, time spotted, and the sex of the birds.

Date Range

1962

Start Date

Feb 25, 1962

End Date

Jun 06, 1962

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Topic

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

Place

  • United States
  • Falls Church
  • Burke Lake County Park
  • Virginia

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 6