Field notebooks, 1969-1973 : 8-19-71 to 1-9-72

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Abstract

This field book contains field notes on birds taken from 19 August 1971 to 9 January 1972. Notes contain lists of various birds spotted in Virginia. Most of the birds listed were observed at Eike's home on 6207 Newman Road, Fairfax or in the surrounding area. Birds observed during day trips to Shenandoah Shores, Wachapreague, and Virginia Society of Ornithology chapter meeting at Bull Run Park. Other locations may be included. Notes occasionally include weather and temperature information, quantity, time spotted, and the sex of the birds. Eike also observes many Monarch butterflies.

Date Range

1971-1972

Start Date

Aug 19, 1971

End Date

Jan 09, 1972

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Topic

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

Place

  • Shenandoah Shores
  • United States
  • Wachapreague
  • Virginia
  • Fairfax

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 8