Birds and Nature, Vol. XI, No 2, February 1902

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"Birds and Nature" was a monthly publication of the Nature Study Publishing Company of Chicago. It includes short poems, anecdotes and factual descriptions of birds, animals and other natural subjects with accompanying color plates. The magazine was published from 1897-1907 under the various titles, "Birds," "Birds and all Nature," "Nature and Art" and "Birds and Nature." - Summary by J. M. Smallheer (2 hr 19 min)


February 1:50 Read by Nemo
The Blue-Headed Vireo 4:30 Read by Rachel Evangeline Barham
Book and Mrs. Oyster 19:22 Read by Scotty Smith
The Californian Thrasher 4:11 Read by Phil Schempf
Winter's Secret 2:28 Read by Nemo
A Queer Partnership 4:30 Read by Phil Schempf
The Broad-Tailed Hummingbird 6:32 Read by BettyB
A Bird that Hung Himself 1:30 Read by David Lawrence
Winter Memories 1:58 Read by Nemo
Some of Our Winter Birds. In Eastern Massachusetts 9:22 Read by Larry Wilson
The Broad-Winged Hawk 5:12 Read by Phil Schempf
The Bird's Complaint 1:37 Read by Larry Wilson
California Poppies 4:57 Read by Scotty Smith
Quartz 16:48 Read by J. M. Smallheer
Midwinter 1:20 Read by Larry Wilson
A Catastrophe in High Life 4:25 Read by Autumn Bright
The Domestic Cat 12:14 Read by BettyB
''Cubby'' 1:35 Read by Teela Tomchick
Soapwort or Bouncing Bet 3:11 Read by David Lawrence
Turtle-Head or Snake-Head 2:26 Read by David Lawrence
The Pocket Bird 3:46 Read by BettyB
The Birds in Their Winter Home II. (In the Fields) 13:31 Read by Teela Tomchick
Music-Loving Felines 2:58 Read by Availle
Fire-Flies 0:48 Read by Teela Tomchick
Sugar-Cane 7:10 Read by Larry Wilson
Death of the Forest Monarch 1:31 Read by Nemo