Field Notes - Michigan, 1960

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The field book documents the ornithological observations of L. Walkinshaw in Michigan, January 1 - May 25, 1960. Contents includes list of birds seen (with common name) with quantity, date, and location. Additionally contains descriptions of bird nests, quantity of eggs, location, date, and weight and length measurements. Locations in Michigan include the vicinity of Calhoun County, Muskegan County, Ackley Lake, and Berrien County.

Date Range


Start Date

Jan 01, 1960

End Date

May 25, 1960

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  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology


  • Ackley Lake
  • Calhoun
  • United States
  • Muskegon
  • Battle Creek
  • Michigan
  • Berrien


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 93-079

Collection name

Walkinshaw, Lawrence H, Lawrence H. Walkinshaw Papers, c. 1916-1991

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 4 Folder 13