Checklists : 1964

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This folder contains check lists of birds Eike spotted in a particular location. Checklists have dates ranging between 4 January to 26 December 1964. Checklists may include date, observer (sometimes others observed with Eike, especially the Virginia Ornithological Society) total birds observed, number of observers, weather, time, and locality, in addition to checkmarks beside the names of birds. Some locations include Herndon, Craney Island, Gulf Branch Nature Center and Park (Arlington), Pine Ridge, Back Bay, Assateague Island, Bull Run Regional Park, Whiteoak Canyon (Shenandoah National Park), Glen Carlyn Park (Glencarlyn Park), and his Falls Church home on North Tuckahoe Street. Other locations are also included. Additional checklists from 1960 and 1979-1981 are also included. These contain checklists for Burke lake, Back Bay, and other locations.

Date Range


Start Date

Jan 04, 1964

End Date

Dec 26, 1964

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


  • Glencarlyn Park
  • Pine Ridge
  • United States
  • Falls Church
  • Burke Lake County Park
  • Assateague Island
  • Back Bay National Wildlife Refuge
  • Virginia
  • Shenandoah National Park
  • Herndon
  • Arlington
  • Craney Island


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007342

Collection name

James W. Eike papers, 1927, 1950-1983

Physical Description

1 folder

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 2 Folder 12