Michigan Bird Records, 1975

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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.

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


  • Ingham
  • Oceana
  • United States
  • Muskegon
  • Mackinac
  • Crawford
  • Jackson
  • Washtenaw
  • Michigan


  • 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 6 Folder 5