December birds of Circleville, Ohio

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Notes of birds seen from approximately 5 to 10 December (1881?) in Circleville, Ohio. Birds are listed by scientific name with notes of distribution or abundance and scarcity. Also included are notes from 30 November 1881, New York City, describing birds seen. Notes on birds seen from 1 December 1881 near Deer Park, West Virginia, are also included, along with a 5 December 1881 list of specimens organized by species. "Winter birds of Circleville, Ohio", a one sheet paged of notes, is also included.

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  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology


  • Circleville
  • United States
  • Ohio


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007083

Collection name

Edgar Alexander Mearns Papers, circa 1871-1916, 1934 and undated

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Division of Birds


Box 4 (SIA Box 11) Folder 16