4 of 16 Items

Source:   Birds -- C

Back Back to Results Thumbnails View Enlarged Image Add to Selections Purchase Print or Photo Gift Printer-Friendly Version Next

The cat-bird, Turdus felivox -- vieillot.

Image ID: 820422

The cat-bird, Turdus felivox -- vieillot. (1842)

Image Details

Image Title

:  The cat-bird, Turdus felivox -- vieillot.

Published Date

: 1842

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 14 x 6 cm. (5 1/4 x 2 1/4 in.)


: Printed on border: "The Cat bird is very common in all parts of Vermont, where it arrives from the south in the early part of May. This bird, like most others of the family, is an excellent songster…" "The cat bird builds its nest in a thicket of bushes, at the height of 5 or 6 feet from the ground. It is constructed with sticks and briars, and lined with fine thread-like roots, which are of a dark color." Includes additional text. Pink m ....
[See More...]

Original Source

: From History of Vermont, natural, civil and statistical : with a new map of the state and 200 engravings. (Burlington : Goodrich, 1842) Thompson, Zadock (1796-1856), Author.


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Birds -- C

Source Description

: 1 folder (16 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 820422

Record ID

: 692951

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

Browse More

Sources, libraries, guides, online catalog


Permalink (click to copy):

Embed this image (click code)

NYPL Digital Gallery provides free and open access to over 800,000 images digitized from primary sources and printed rarities in the vast collections of The New York Public Library, including drawings, illuminated manuscripts, historical maps, vintage posters, rare prints and photographs, illustrated books, printed ephemera, and more.