Date: 7/24/20 5:51 pm
From: Keith Arnold <kbarnold2...>
Subject: [texbirds] Re: Early Female Ornithologist Florence M. Bailey visits Texas & Mexico in 1900 (1916 Condor)
A book on Vernon Bailey by David Schmidly includes a lot about Florence
Bailey. She was the daughter of the first director of the u.S. Biological
Survey. She and her husband Vernon Bailey were an outstanding field team.

Keith Arnold

On Fri, Jul 24, 2020 at 6:17 PM Berner Family <dmarc-noreply...>
wrote:

> Texbirders:
>
> Another historical ornithology article I found interesting recounts a
> 1900 spring visit through a slice of Texas from Texarkana to the Rio Grande
> Valley and into Mexico by Florence M. Bailey (1863-1948) of the U.S. Bureau
> of Biological Survey. She was the first female member of the AOU, helped
> found the Washington D.C. Audubon Society and authored several of the
> earliest bird field guides in the U.S.
>
> Article in the 1916 Condor in three short parts about the trip.
>
> https://sora.unm.edu/sites/default/files/journals/condor/v018n04/p0151-p0155.pdf
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> https://sora.unm.edu/sites/default/files/journals/condor/v018n05/p0183-p0190.pdf
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> https://sora.unm.edu/sites/default/files/journals/condor/v018n06/p0214-p0219.pdf
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> John Berner
> Houston, TX
>

 
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