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Ornithological Biography or An Account of the Habits of the Birds of the United States of America, Volume 2

Classification: 
Description: 
Accompanied by descriptions of the objects represented in the work entitled "The Birds of America" and interspersed with delineations of American scenery and manners, 5 Volumes display: opened to the title page
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
LIB.Yq.1831A.c2.vol2
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
0
eMuseum Object ID: 
59515
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Ornithological Biography or An Account of the Habits of the Birds of the United States of America, Volume 1

Classification: 
Description: 
Accompanied by descriptions of the objects represented in the work entitled "The Birds of America" and interspersed with delineations of American scenery and manners, 5 Volumes display: open to page 403 the "Tyrant Flycatcher" Eastern Kingbird (Tyrannus tyrannus)
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
LIB.Yq.1831A.c2.vol1
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
0
eMuseum Object ID: 
59514
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Ornithological Biography - Draft for "Tyrant Flycatcher"

Classification: 
Date: 
1831-1849
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 1/4 in. (26 cm)
Description: 
Eastern Kingbird (Tyrannus tyrannus), Havell plate no. 79 in the Ornithological Biography. Five volumes.
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
LIB.Y1831.no287
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1849
eMuseum Object ID: 
59509
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Letter from Lucy Green Bakewell Audubon to her grandchild Lucy

Classification: 
Date: 
June 5, 1872
Description: 
Louisville, KT
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
MSS.BV.Audubon.8
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1872
eMuseum Object ID: 
59507
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Letter from Lucy Green Bakewell Audubon to her grandchild Lucy

Classification: 
Date: 
September 8, 1870
Description: 
Louisville, KT
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
MSS.BV.Audubon.9
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1870
eMuseum Object ID: 
59508
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Letter from Maria Martin (Mrs. John Bachman) to Lucy Bakewell Audubon

Classification: 
Date: 
1843-1850
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
MSS.BV.Audubon.7
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1850
eMuseum Object ID: 
59506
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Letter from John James Audubon to Messers Little & Brown

Classification: 
Date: 
April 29, 1841
Description: 
From: John James Audubon New York, NY To: Messers Little & Brown Boston, MA
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
MSS.BV.Audubon.6
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1841
eMuseum Object ID: 
59505
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Letter from John James Audubon to Ferdinand Rozier

Classification: 
Date: 
December 30, 1811
Dimensions: 
Sheet: 9 1/2 x 15 3/4 in. (24.1 x 40 cm)
Description: 
From: John James Audubon Pittsburg, PA To: Ferdinand Rozier St. Genevieve, UL (Upper Lousiana)
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
MSS.BV.Audubon.5
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1811
eMuseum Object ID: 
59504
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Two pages of Audubon's Subscription List to "The Birds of America" Double-Elephant Folio and Octavo Editions

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1826
Dimensions: 
Larger (irregular): 4 5/16 x 8 1/4 in. (11 x 21 cm) Smaller (irregular): 4 1/4 x 7 7/8 in. (10.8 x 20 cm)
Description: 
Fol. 2.3r and 2.4v
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library, Gift of Samuel P. Reed
Object Number: 
MSS.BV.Audubon.1
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1831
eMuseum Object ID: 
59503
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

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