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Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 19-067

Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center

Research Records, circa 1975-2001

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center
Title: Research Records
Dates: circa 1975-2001
Quantity: 3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection: Accession 19-067
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession consists of records documenting the research activities of ornithologist Russell Greenberg (1953-2013). Greenberg began his career in 1977 at the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute (STRI) and was founder and first director of the Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center at the National Zoological Park in 1991. His earliest records document his research as a graduate student. Judith Gradwohl, STRI Research Associate, circa 1977-1991, and Director of the Office of Environmental Awareness, circa 1991-1994, who was Greenberg's field assistant and, later, his wife, also significantly contributed to these research records. Particularly well-documented in this accession are birds and their habitats on Barro Colorado Island, Panama. Materials include field books, field observations, data sheets, compiled data, journals, proposals, correspondence, slides, articles, notes, and related materials. Some materials are in electronic format.

Descriptive Entry

This accession consists of records documenting the research activities of ornithologist Russell Greenberg (1953-2013). Greenberg began his career in 1977 at the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute (STRI) and was founder and first director of the Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center at the National Zoological Park in 1991. His earliest records document his research as a graduate student. Judith Gradwohl, STRI Research Associate, circa 1977-1991, and Director of the Office of Environmental Awareness, circa 1991-1994, who was Greenberg's field assistant and, later, his wife, also significantly contributed to these research records. Particularly well-documented in this accession are birds and their habitats on Barro Colorado Island, Panama. Materials include field books, field observations, data sheets, compiled data, journals, proposals, correspondence, slides, articles, notes, and related materials. Some materials are in electronic format.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 19-067, Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center, Research Records

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Container List

Box 1

Field Notes, Panama Canal Zone, December 13, 1975-January 3, 1976

Box 1 of 3

Journal, Alaska, May-August 1976

Box 1 of 3

Journal, Tikal, Guatemala, November 1976

Box 1 of 3

Alaska Trip, Slides, circa 1976-1977

Box 1 of 3

Census Data and Analytics, circa 1976-1977 (2 folders)

Box 1 of 3

Panama Warbler Data, 1976-1979

Box 1 of 3

Journal, California, March-May 1977

Box 1 of 3

Journal, Peru, June-July 1977

Box 1 of 3

Journal, Monkey Island, Colombia, and Howell's Camp, Tahoma County, California, June-August 1977

Box 1 of 3

Journal, Panama, October 1977

Box 1 of 3

Journal, Panama, November 1977

Box 1 of 3

Gradwohl Journal, Panama, October-November 1977

Box 1 of 3

Mixed Species Flock, Barro Colorado Island, October 1977-February 1978

Box 1 of 3

Field Notes (BBI and BBII), Panama, October 1977-February 1978 (2 books)

Box 1 of 3

Dendroica castanea, Barro Colorado Island, Panama, October 1977-March 1978

Box 1 of 3

Dendroica pennsylvanica, Panama, October 1977-March 1978

Box 1 of 3

Miscellaneous Species, Panama, October 1977-March 1978

Box 1 of 3

Gradwohl Journal, Panama, October 1977-March 1978

Box 1 of 3

Journal, Panama, November-December 1977

Box 1 of 3

Gradwohl Journal, Panama, November-December 1977

Box 1 of 3

Journal, Barro Colorado Island, Panama, December 1977-March 1978

Box 1 of 3

Birds, Patuxent River, Maryland, and Barro Colorado Island, Panama, Slides, circa 1977-1982

Box 1 of 3

Panama Plants and Animals, Slides, circa 1977-1998 (2 folders)

Box 1 of 3

Journal and Observations, Barro Colorado Island, Panama, 1978

Box 1 of 3

Collected Warbler Data and Analysis, circa 1978

Box 1 of 3

Box 2

Panama Trip, Slides, circa 1978-1979

Box 2 of 3

Field Notes, October 30, 1978-March 22, 1979 (3 books)

Box 2 of 3

Field Notes, March 22, 1979-September 6, 1979 (3 books)

Box 2 of 3

Gradwohl Field Notes, December 13, 1978-September 6, 1979 (3 books)

Box 2 of 3

Leaf and Insect Collection Data, 1979

Box 2 of 3

Leaf and Insect Data, 1979-1980

Box 2 of 3

Field Notes, 1979, 1982

Box 2 of 3

Gradwohl Journal and Catalog, California, 1980

Box 2 of 3

Maine Trip, Slides, circa 1980

Box 2 of 3

Field Notes, Maine, June-August 1980

Box 2 of 3

Gradwohl Field Notes, Leaf Fall Plots, July-August 1980

Box 2 of 3

Field Notes, Panama, July-August 1981

Box 2 of 3

Field Notes, Puerto Rico, March 7-22, 1982, and Panama, August 1983

Box 2 of 3

Unidentified Birds and Research Trips, Slides, circa 1984-1990

Box 2 of 3

Chickadee Observations, 1985

Box 2 of 3

Slide Sequence from Canopy to Forest Floor by Judy Gradwohl, circa 1986

Box 2 of 3

Feather Samples, 1988

Box 2 of 3

Insect Census Data, 1987-1988

Box 2 of 3

Box 3

Coffee Plantation, Slides, 1990-1991

Box 3 of 3

A Commentary On: Forests in a Warming World: A Time for New Policies, Gradwohl and Greenberg, 1991

Box 3 of 3

Insect Census Data, 1991-1992

Box 3 of 3

Bird Observation Data, June 7, 1993

Box 3 of 3

Russia, Slides, 1993

Box 3 of 3

Russia, Proposals and Data, circa 1995 (electronic records)

Box 3 of 3

Bird Netting Data, 1995-1996

Box 3 of 3

Insect Census Results, 1995-1997

Box 3 of 3

Bird Netting Data, 1996-1997

Box 3 of 3

Summary of Breeding Birds Found in Liard Valley Forests, 1997

Box 3 of 3

Swamp Sparrow Data, 2001 (electronic records)

Box 3 of 3

Aviary Observations, undated

Box 3 of 3

Field Notes, Guatemala and Panama, November-December [no year]

Box 3 of 3

Field Notes, Panama and Guatemala, January-February [no year]

Box 3 of 3

Census, California, October-February [no year]

Box 3 of 3

Journal and Notes, California, undated

Box 3 of 3