Florida and Michigan Bird Records (15 of 16)

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Abstract

This is 15 of 16 folders of typed and hand written notes covering the observations of L. Walkinshaw in Michigan and Florida, 1987-1991. Includes a variety of formats and content on observation of birds, eggs, and nests. Some include survival of house sparrow eggs and nestlings; observations of birds' nests with species, nest location, nest contents, date and followup observations; egg data (quantity, measurements, weight); correspondence; and birds first observed during the season. Locations include Michigan counties of Calhoun, Ingham, Muskegon, Oceana, Mackinac, Schoolcraft, Chippewa as well as Polk and Osceola, Florida.

Date Range

1987-1991

Start Date

1987

End Date

1991

Access Information

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Topic

  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • Ingham
  • Oceana
  • Osceola
  • Calhoun
  • United States
  • Muskegon
  • Mackinac
  • Polk
  • Chippewa
  • Florida
  • Michigan
  • Schoolcraft

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • 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 8 Folder 3