Florida, March - April, 1926

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This field book contains miscellaneous notes and a few pages of notes on birds observed in various Florida and Georgia locations in March and April 1926. Birds spotted include brown pelicans, wood ibis, caracaras, snakebirds, egrets, black-crowned herons, and other birds. Locations include but are not limited to Lake Anne, Englewood, Sarasota Bay, Indian key, Lake Orange, Miccosuku Lake, Mays Pond, and Blackbeard Island.

Date Range


Start Date

Feb 28, 1926

End Date

Apr 16, 1926

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  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology


  • Englewood
  • United States
  • Sarasota Bay
  • Indian Key
  • Blackbeard Island
  • Georgia
  • Florida
  • Miccosukee, Lake


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007364

Collection name

Edward William Nelson and Edward Alphonso Goldman Collection, circa 1873-1946 and undated

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 16 Folder 12