Birds, Vol. III, No 2, February 1898

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Birds, Illustrated by Color Photography was a monthly publication of the Nature Study Publishing Company of Chicago. It includes short poems, anecdotes and factual descriptions of birds with accompanying color plates. The magazine was published from 1898-1907 under the various titles, "Birds," "Birds and all Nature," "Nature and Art" and "Birds and Nature." Later issues were expanded to include animals, plants, etc. Summary by J. M. Smallheer (1 hr 15 min)


Gilbert White and ''Selborne' 7:26 Read by mleigh
A Friend of Birds 2:51 Read by Phil Schempf
Queer Doings of a Crane 2:23 Read by Colleen McMahon
The Least Bittern 2:10 Read by Larry Wilson
Untitled Poem 1:11 Read by Alan Mapstone
The Baldpate Duck 3:37 Read by Hanna Ponomarenko
The Baldpate 4:06 Read by BettyB
Wooing Birds' Odd Ways 4:13 Read by Colleen McMahon
The Purple Finch 3:59 Read by Availle
The Red-Bellied Woodpecker 2:31 Read by PlantDoc
The Red-Bellied Woodpecker 2:56 Read by PlantDoc
A Forced Partnership 0:58 Read by PlantDoc
What is An Egg? 1:27 Read by Alex Foster
The Saw-Whet Owl 3:34 Read by Owlivia
The Saw-Whet Owl 2:58 Read by Owlivia
The Black Swan 4:02 Read by Jenn Broda
The Black Swan 3:40 Read by Alex Foster
Life in the Nest 1:10 Read by Alan Mapstone
The Snowy Plover 3:20 Read by BettyB
Only a Bird 1:43 Read by Alan Mapstone
The Lesser Prairie Hen 2:56 Read by mleigh
The New Tenants 8:32 Read by mleigh
Summary 4:02 Read by Phil Schempf