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    • California condor "General"

    • History; Endangered species; Birds; Birds of prey; Perching birds;
    • "General", William Finley's pet condor at his home in Oregon known as Jennings Lodge. "He loved to sit, with wings spread wide to the sun and watching life on the river. Almost daily a turkey-vulture sailed overhead, turning to look at him, not...
    • Snow-sled

    • History; Vehicles; Wildlife Refuges;
    • "Snow-sled" or "snow-mobile" vehicle used by Denver Laboratory in furbearer-poison station research during winter at high altitudes. Has an 85 h.p. continental motor, 3-bladed propeller and built for two persons. Manufactured by the Call-Air...
    • American White Pelican

    • History; Birds; Wildlife restoration; Migratory birds; Marine birds;
    • A beautiful hand painted glass slide by Finley and Bohlman of American White Pelicans at a nesting colony in Klamath Marsh 1905.
    • Black-crowed Night-Heron

    • Habitat conservation; History; Historic sites; Birds; Marine birds; Migratory birds; Photography; Wildlife refuges;
    • A Black-crowed Night-Heron guarding its nest and eggs while Finley and Bohlman capture a shot at Malheur lake in 1908. Malheur lake would later become a bird refuge in 1908 when President Roosevelt saw photography Finley and Bohlman did of that...
    • California condor

    • History; Endangered species; Birds; Birds of prey; Perching birds; Photography;
    • A California condor perching in one of its favorite old pines just above the nest site near Los Angeles. Part of Finley and Bohlman's 1906 hand painted glass slide series of condors
    • California Gull colony

    • History; Birds; Migratory birds; Photography; Shorebirds; Wildlife refuges; Lakes;
    • A California Gull colony at Malheur lake, taken by Finley and Bohlman during a 1908 photography trip to the area. Finley and Bohlman's photographs of the area would later help Malheur become a bird refuge in 1908.
    • Caspian Tern

    • History; Birds; Migratory birds; Shorebirds; Photography; Wildlife refuges;
    • A Caspian Tern in flight at Klamath Marsh, taken by Finley and Bohlman during a 1905 photograph trip to the area. Finley and Bohlmans photographs of the area in 1905 would later help Klamath become a bird refuge in 1908.
    • American White Pelican

    • History; Birds; Marine birds; Migratory birds; Photography; Wildlife refuges;
    • A colony of American White Pelicans taken by Finley and Bohlman at Malheur, 1908. Finley and Bohlman's work would later help Malheur become a bird refuge in 1908.
    • California Gull's

    • History; Marine birds; Migratory birds; Birds; Shorebirds; Photography; Wildlife refuges;
    • A colony of California Gull's at Malheur lake in 1908. A hand painted glass slide by Finley and Bohlman.
    • Caspian Terns

    • History; Birds; Migratory birds; Photography; Wildlife refuges;
    • A colony of Caspian Terns in Klamath Marsh taken by Finley and Bohlman during a 1905 visit. Finley and Bohlmans work in the area would later help Klamath become a bird refuge in 1908.
    • Common Murre with chicks

    • History; Birds; Cliffs; Migratory birds; Coastal environments; Photography; Wildlife refuges;
    • A Common Murre with its chick at Three Arch Rocks taken by Finley and Bohlman during a 1903 photography trip to the area that would later help Three Arch Rocks become the West Coasts first bird refuge in 1907.
    • California condor

    • History; Endangered species; Birds; Birds of prey; Perching birds; Photography;
    • A condor perching on a dead snag above its nesting site near Los Angeles. "The old pine where the condor perched had fallen to decay. An automobile road now curves up the mountain above Eaton Canyon. The condor family pictured in these pages have...
    • Double-crested Cormorant

    • History; Birds; Migratory birds; Photography; Wildlife refuges;
    • A Double-crested Cormorant taken by Finley and Bohlman during a 1905 photograph trip to Klamath Marsh that would later help Klamath become a bird refuge in 1908.
    • Western Grebe

    • History; Historic sites; Habitat conservation; Birds; Migratory birds; Photography; Wildlife refuges; Waterfowl;
    • A dramatic presentation by Finley and Bohlman of a dead Western Grebe in front of its young, notice the red coloring at the neck of the Grebe. Finley and Bohlman were out the end the feather hunting that was destroying habitats of birds, especially...
    • Western Grebe

    • History; Habitat conservation; Birds; Migratory birds; Photography; Wildlife refuges; Waterfowl;
    • A dramtic shot by Finley and Bohlman of a dead Western Grebe in front of its nest and eggs in an effort to end plume hunting at Malheur Lake. Finley and Bohlman were later successful in ending plume hunting at Malheur when it became a bird refuge...

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