Eagle's Nest Art Colony photographs
Black and white photographs copied from original lantern slides and photographs include portraits of many colonists, the interiors and exteriors of their cabins and group pictures of costumed campers in pageants and processions.
This accession consists of records documenting long-term observation of the nesting behavior of black-throated blue warblers in the White Mountains of New Hampshire, primarily in the Hubbard Brook Experimental Forest. The Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center is administered by the National Zoological Park. Materials, which had been maintained by Principal Investigator …
Robert Ridgway Drawings
This accession consists of bird and nest drawings, including originals and plates that were used for publication purposes.
Catharine Willson photographs and clippings
A scrapbook, clippings (1911-1964), a photograph album, and photographs (1895-1918) illustrate life at the Eagle's Nest art colony.
Paul Bartsch Papers [Glass Plate Negatives, Photographs, and Negatives]
This accession consists of lantern slides, primarily of birds, bird eggs, and nests; ferns and wild flowers; miscellaneous subjects such as people, boats and places; negatives and transparencies; and postcards.
Jonathan Dwight Notebooks and Catalogues
This collection consists of notebooks and catalogues of Jonathan Dwight's collection of birds, bird's eggs, and bird's nests collected in New York, New Jersey, and Massachusetts between 1875 and 1886. Several of the volumes have narrative accounts of collecting trips and other activities.
Neal Griffith Smith Oral History Interview
The Smithsonian Institution Archives began its Oral History Program in 1973. The purpose of the program is to supplement the written documentation of the Archives' record and manuscript collections with an Oral History Collection, focusing on the history of the Institution, research by its scholars, and contributions of its staff. Program …
Joshua F. B. Camblos Field Books
This collection consists of four field books and several individual pages by Joshua F. B. Camblos (1916-2012). Camblos was a medical doctor with an avid interest in ornithology. He spent much time exploring the woods of Virginia creating detailed notes on his sightings and collecting eggs of Virginia's wild birds. These …
Lawrence H. Walkinshaw Papers
This accession consists of correspondence, field notes, photographs, lists, bird observation and nesting records, and related materials documenting Lawrence H. Walkinshaw's research on Sandhill cranes.
Field Research Records
This accession consists of field notes, research, and catalogue records created or maintained by Roger B. Clapp. Clapp worked in the Biological Survey Unit, Patuxent Wildlife Research Center, United States Geological Survey from 1970 until his retirement in December of 2011. (In 1989, the Biological Survey Unit was called the Biological Survey Group …