Monthly bird list, July 1900

ID: SIA RU007006

Creator: Wetmore, Alexander, 1886-1978

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1900

Citation: Alexander Wetmore Papers, circa 1848-1979 and undated

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Abstract

Alexander Wetmore records the birds migrating through his hometown, North Freedom, Wisconsin, spring of 1900. This is a 5-page document including data fields: common name of the bird, male, female, young, and sex unknown. The observation sites are recorded as the plum orchard and through the marsh to Seeley's. Wetmore notes sighting 29 species, 15 families, and 5 orders.

Date Range

1900

Start Date

Jul 01, 1900

End Date

Jul 31, 1900

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Topic

  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Birds--Migration
  • Ornithology

Place

  • North Freedom
  • United States
  • Wisconsin

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007006

Collection name

Alexander Wetmore Papers, circa 1848-1979 and undated

Physical Description

1 folder

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 136 Folder 14