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The American blue jay.

Image ID: 820933

The American blue jay. (1852)

Image Details

Image Title

:  The American blue jay.

Published Date

: 1852

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 17 x 12 cm. (6 1/2 x 4 3/4 in.)

Notes

: Foxing on image. Printed on border: "Corvus cristatus, Lin." "He is almost a universal inhabitant of the woods, frequenting the thickest settlements as well as the deepest recesses of the forest, where his squalling voice often alarms the deer, to the disappointment of the hunter." Includes additional text.

Original Source

: From The naturalist's library : containing scientific and popular descriptions of man, quadrupeds, birds, fishes, reptiles and insects, according to the classifications of Stark. (New York : Kearny, 1852) Gould, Augustus A. (Augustus Addison) (1805-1866), Editor.

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Birds -- jay

Source Description

: 1 folder (15 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC BIRD-Jay

Digital ID

: 820933

Record ID

: 694274

Digital Item Published

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

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