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6th January 2013

Photo with 27 notes

Detail of Plate 83 of The Birds of America by John Audubon, the House Wren.

Detail of Plate 83 of The Birds of America by John Audubon, the House Wren.

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21st December 2012

Photo with 33 notes

Plate 93 of The Birds of America by John Audubon, the Sea-side Finch.

Plate 93 of The Birds of America by John Audubon, the Sea-side Finch.

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11th December 2012

Photo with 52 notes

Detail of Plate 81 of The Birds of America by John Audubon, the Fish Hawk or Osprey.

Detail of Plate 81 of The Birds of America by John Audubon, the Fish Hawk or Osprey.

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5th December 2012

Photo with 5 notes

Plate 90 of The Birds of America by John Audubon, the Black and White Creeper, now more commonly known as the Black and White Warbler. 

Plate 90 of The Birds of America by John Audubon, the Black and White Creeper, now more commonly known as the Black and White Warbler. 

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30th November 2012

Photo with 20 notes

Detail of Plate 79 of The Birds of America by John Audubon, the Tyrant Fly-catcher.  This one is carefully holding the bee it caught away from his body so as not to get stung. There are many Tyrant Fly-catchers. This one is the Eastern Kingbird. 

Detail of Plate 79 of The Birds of America by John Audubon, the Tyrant Fly-catcher.  This one is carefully holding the bee it caught away from his body so as not to get stung. There are many Tyrant Fly-catchers. This one is the Eastern Kingbird

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29th November 2012

Photo with 11 notes

Plate 89 of The Birds of America by John Audubon, the Nashville Warbler. 

Plate 89 of The Birds of America by John Audubon, the Nashville Warbler

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15th November 2012

Photo with 22 notes

Detail of Plate 77 of The Birds of America by John Audubon, the Belted Kingfisher. 

Detail of Plate 77 of The Birds of America by John Audubon, the Belted Kingfisher

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8th November 2012

Photo with 76 notes

Detail of Plate 74 of The Birds of America by John Audubon, the Indigo Bird, now more commonly called the Indigo Bunting.

Detail of Plate 74 of The Birds of America by John Audubon, the Indigo Bird, now more commonly called the Indigo Bunting.

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4th November 2012

Photo with 146 notes

Detail of Plate 73 of The Birds of America by John Audubon, the Wood-thrush. 

Detail of Plate 73 of The Birds of America by John Audubon, the Wood-thrush

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2nd November 2012

Photo with 45 notes

Detail of Plate 72 of The Birds of America by John Audubon, the Swallow-tailed Hawk, now the Swallow-tailed Kite. 

Detail of Plate 72 of The Birds of America by John Audubon, the Swallow-tailed Hawk, now the Swallow-tailed Kite

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