Florida and Michigan Bird Records (9 of 16)

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Creator

Walkinshaw, Lawrence H.

Abstract

This is 9 of 16 folders of typed and hand written notes covering the observations of L. Walkinshaw in Michigan, 1958-1979. Includes news clippings. Includes observations of location (county, town, section), type of bird, nests, birds, eggs, and habitat with descriptions of behavior, vegetation, measurements, dates with followup observations, and times of day; and tables of observations of banded birds in Michigan and other places, some including species, age, sex, band number, weight, measurements, and time of day. Locations include the vicinity of the Michigan counties of Crawford, Muskegon, and Ingham.

Date Range

1958-1979

Start Date

1958

End Date

1979

Access Information

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Topic

  • Bird banding
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • United States
  • Muskegon
  • Crawford
  • Michigan
  • Ingham

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Clippings (information artifacts)

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 14