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Specimen list containing notes on birds Feinstein collected in Virginia and Maryland from 1 June to 27 September 1957, 5 June to 11 November 1958, and 21 February to 19 June 1960. Most notes are from 1957. Birds 1-133 are recorded. Sex, age, scientific name, state, locality, date, and notes on environmental surroundings or mores specific locality detail. Localities include but are not limited to Chincoteague Refuge (on Assateague and Chincoteague Islands), Ocean City and nearby, Burkes Garden in Tazewell County (Virginia), and Wattsville in Accomack County (Virginia).

Date Range


Start Date

Jun 01, 1957

End Date

Jun 19, 1960

Access Information

At least 24 hours advance notice is recommended to consult this collection. Contact the Division of Birds at (202) 633-0800 to make an appointment.


  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology


  • Ocean City
  • United States
  • Wattsville
  • Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge
  • Virginia
  • Maryland
  • Accomack
  • Burkes Garden


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-291

Collection name

Bernard Feinstein Field Notes, 1957-1961, 1963, 1966, 1970, from the Division of Birds

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

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


Box 7