Field notebooks, 1961-1965 : 8-16-63 to 2-17-64

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This field book contains field notes on birds taken from 16 August 1963 to 17 February 1964. 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. Eike also notes birds that were observed during day trips to Wachapreague, Lynchburg, and Virginia Beach. Other locations may be included. Notes occasionally include weather and temperature information, quantity, time spotted, and the sex of the birds.

Date Range


Start Date

Aug 16, 1963

End Date

Feb 17, 1964

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


  • Virginia Beach
  • United States
  • Falls Church
  • Lynchburg
  • Wachapreague
  • 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 6