Michigan Bird Records, 1975

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Creator

Walkinshaw, Lawrence H.

Abstract

The notebook documents the field work of L. Walkinshaw in Michigan, 1975. Includes a variety of formats and contents. Begins with a list of birds observations containing type, quantity, location, and date (May - August); detailed notes of birds' nests with date, description of location, eggs (measurements, weight, appearance), and nest (measurements, environment; notes on Cranes, Kirtland Warblers, and other birds; and diagrams of nest locations. The counties in Michigan include but not limited to Ingham, Muskegon, Jackson, Washtenaw, Oceana, Mackinac, Crawford. Includes the Haehnle Sanctuary.

Date Range

1975

Start Date

1975

End Date

1975

Access Information

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Topic

  • Cranes (Birds)
  • Birds
  • Kirtland's warbler
  • Ornithology

Place

  • United States
  • Oceana
  • Washtenaw
  • Muskegon
  • Crawford
  • Michigan
  • Mackinac
  • 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 6 Folder 5