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Record Unit 7342,  Eike, James W,  James W. Eike Papers, 1927, 1950-1983

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: Eike, James W
Title: James W. Eike Papers
Dates: 1927, 1950-1983
Quantity: 0.8 linear meter.
Collection: Record Unit 7342
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This collection consists of bird observation notes and sighting records, mainly in the form of field notes, although there are some compilations of his sightings.

Historical Note

James W. Eike (1911-1983), a native of Woodbridge, Virginia, joined the Virginia Society of Ornithology (VSO) in 1933, and was an active member and officer of the Society for the rest of his life. Eike was a lifelong observer of birds in and around northern Virginia, and he participated in numerous field trips and bird counts sponsored by the VSO and the Audubon Naturalist Society.

Introduction

This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.

Descriptive Entry

This collection consists of bird observation notes and sighting records, mainly in the form of field notes, although there are some compilations of his sightings.

This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.

Subject

Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7342, Eike, James W, James W. Eike Papers

Container List

Box 1

Field Notebook, 1950-1953

Box 1 of 2

Bird Records, 1928-1932

Box 1 of 2

Bird Count, 1932-1968

Box 1 of 2

Bird Reports - Records, 1961-1982

Box 1 of 2

Field Notebooks, 1928-1931 (2 books)

Box 1 of 2

Field Notebooks, 1956-1961 (10 books)

Box 1 of 2

Field Notebooks, 1961-1965 (10 books)

Box 1 of 2

Field Notebooks, 1965-1969 (10 books)

Box 1 of 2

Field Notebooks, 1969-1973 (8 books)

Box 1 of 2

Field Notebooks, 1973-1975 (8 books)

Box 1 of 2

Field Notebooks, 1975-1977 (8 books)

Box 1 of 2

Field Notebooks, 1977-1979 (8 books)

Box 1 of 2

Field Notebooks, 1979-1980 (8 books)

Box 1 of 2

Field Notebooks, 1980-1983 (8 books)

Box 1 of 2

Box 2

Checklists, circa 1951-1983

Box 2 of 2