Bird Records - Michigan and Mississippi, 1971

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Creator

Walkinshaw, Lawrence H.

Abstract

The notes document observations of birds by L. Walkinshaw while in Michigan and Mississippi, 1971. Begins with a list of birds observed in Michigan including type, quantity, location (county and town), and date. This is followed by bird banding data with number, type, date, and measurements; detailed notes of nest observations with date, location (vegetation, environment), eggs (quantity, measurements), and observer's notes; and table of bird observations with type, location, and date. Locations includes counties in Michigan of Muskegon, Allegan, Berrien, Ingham, Delta, Alger; Jackson county in Mississippi; and Huehnle Sanctuary in Michigan.

Date Range

1971

Start Date

1971

End Date

1971

Access Information

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Topic

  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • Allegan
  • United States
  • Berrien
  • Delta
  • Muskegon
  • Mississippi
  • Michigan
  • Alger
  • Ingham
  • Jackson

Form/Genre

  • 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

Sublocation

Box 5 Folder 21