My visits to Cornell’s Kroch Library, where the Rare and Manuscript Collections are housed, have been very productive. In addition to the last letter to Tanner pertaining to the Singer Tract ivorybills quoted at length here, I’ve come across several little known ivorybill images, some better quality reproductions of the plates in Tanner, […]
Here is the relevant part of a January 8, 1949 letter to Tanner from a former student, Arthur MacMurray, who visited the Singer Tract in December, 1948. Jackson references the letter, and a brief excerpt is included in this history of the Singer Tract, but I think the discussion of ivorybills is worth reading in […]
Last Monday I was interviewed by Celia Kutcher of the Heritage Radio Network, a mostly food focused internet radio station. Our conversation serves as a pretty good introduction to many aspects of the Project Coyote search and the ivorybill in general. It runs about 40 minutes. Click here to listen.