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Title Regional bird journal compiled by Bridgewater College students, 1918, 1947 - 1950
Catalog Number MC 19996
Object Name Notebook
Donor Bridgewater College Special Collections Manuscripts Collection
Scope & Content Regional bird journal compiled by Bridgewater College (Bridgewater, Va.) students, 1918, 1947 - 1950. Handwritten by several compilers in a composition book. The first part of the book is an "Index of Birds identified in the spring of 1918. Course under Dr. Scott." The list was compiled by Charles S. Driver. Field notes are included.

The second section of the book is a list, "Birds observed in the vicinity of Bridgewater, Va. 1947 -48- 49. " Contributors are listed. They are mostly Bridgewater College students but include biology professor and track coach Doc Jopson.

A final section in the journal is a list of birds seen on a "Virginia Society of Ornithology field trip, May 6, 1950". 65 people visited Silver Lake, Mossy Creek, and Hone Quarry Hollow in Rockingham County, Va.
Collection Alexander Mack Memorial Library Special Collections
People Carpenter, Max
Driver, Charles S.
Geiser, Daniel
Huffman, A. S.
Jopson, Harold G. M.
Miller, Jack G.
Rhodes, Paul
Shaver, Dewitt
Suter, Daniel