Florida and Michigan Bird Records (8 of 16)

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Abstract

This is 8 of 16 folders of typed and hand written notes covering the observations of L. Walkinshaw in Michigan and Canada, 1914-1978. Includes a variety of formats and content of observation data, letters from the Michigan Bird Banders Association, and maps with notes. Includes bird, egg, and nest observations with locations, dates, times of day, and measurements; tables of data for ranges of time and locations; summaries of birds listed by type; and observations of Sandhill Cranes. Locations in Michigan include lower peninsula, counties of Muskegon, Ingham, Luce, Crawford, Chippewa as well as Ontario, Canada.

Date Range

1914-1978

Start Date

1914

End Date

1978

Access Information

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Topic

  • Animals
  • Bird banding
  • Birds
  • Cranes (Birds)
  • Ornithology

Place

  • Lower peninsula
  • Canada
  • Ingham
  • United States
  • Muskegon
  • Crawford
  • Chippewa
  • Ontario
  • Michigan
  • Luce

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Maps
  • Correspondence

Accession #

SIA Acc. 93-079

Collection name

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

Physical Description

1 folder

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 7 Folder 13