Lawrence H. Walkinshaw Papers,
1960-1983

Summary
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7410
Creators:
Walkinshaw, Lawrence H
Dates:
1960-1983
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
2.25 cu. ft. (3 3x5 boxes) (5 5x8 boxes)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
Lawrence H. Walkinshaw (1904-1993) graduated from the University of Michigan School of Dentistry in 1929. Though a dentist by training, he was a leading authority on cranes on which he published 61 articles and two books: The Sandhill Cranes (1949) and Cranes of the World (1973). He described the Canadian sandhill crane (Grus canadensis rowani) in 1965. He published on other species as well, most notably Kirtland's warbler. This collection consists of photographs and negatives.

Notes
Personal Papers

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7410, Walkinshaw, Lawrence H, Lawrence H. Walkinshaw Papers

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Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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