Elizabeth Browne Beard Losey papers
MSS-004

Summary Information

Repository
Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives
Creator
Losey, Elizabeth Browne
Title
Elizabeth Browne Beard Losey papers
ID
MSS-004
Date [inclusive]
1897 - 2004
Extent
13.0 boxes
Language

Preferred Citation note

[Identification of item], in the Elizabeth Browne Beard Losey papers, MSS-004, Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives, Northern Michigan University.

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Biographical Note

Elizabeth Browne Beard Losey, a biologist and ornithologist, was born in Boston, MA. She was a resident of Germfask, Michigan after completing her education, but also spent her winters in Florida.

Losey conducted research and taught graduate courses at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Michigan. She was employed by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Commission as a biologist beginning in 1947 and spent summers researching at Seney National Wildlife Refuge in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. Several of her technical reports are also included in the collection as well as some biographical information.

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Scope and Contents note

This collection is essentially a reference file of technical reports, popular journal articles, newspaper clippings, government documents, and miscellaneous publications relating to birds and mammals, many of which are indigenous to the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. The file was compiled by Elizabeth Browne Beard Losey, a biologist and ornithologist.

The bulk of the materials relate to birds and the focus of the entire collection is on wildlife management. In addition, the status of several imperiled species can be followed through press releases and newspaper clippings found in the collection.

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Arrangement note

The first 11 boxes of this collection are unprocessed and have been maintained in original order. The 2 boxes identified as Records and Correspondence have been processed and maintained in original order.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives

Harden Learning Resources Center 126
1401 Presque Isle Ave
Marquette, Michigan, 49855
906-227-1225
archives@nmu.edu

Revision Description

  4/22/2010

Conditions Governing Acess note

No restrictions. Open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish material from the records of the Elizabeth Browne Beard Losey papers, MSS-004, must be obtained from the University Archivist. The University Archivist may be reached by phone at 906-227-1225, or e-mail, archives@nmu.edu. The University Archivist may also be reached in Room 126 of the Learning Resource Center, Northern Michigan University, Marquette, MI.

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Related Materials

Related Archival Materials note

Images from the Losey Collection of Native American & Inuit Art & Artifacts can be viewed at the NMU DeVos Museum or online: https://www.flickr.com/photos/devosartmuseum/sets/72157607791240700/

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Controlled Access Headings

Personal Name(s)

  • Losey, Elizabeth Browne

Subject(s)

  • Birds--Michigan--Upper Peninsula.
  • Fur trade.
  • Mammals--Michigan--Upper Peninsula.
  • Wildlife conservation.
  • Wildlife management.

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Collection Inventory

Reference File Box 1 of 8 1897 - 1988 

Box
15-01-04-01

Elizabeth Losey--"The Importance of Beaver in Waterfowl Management at the Seney National Wildlife Refuge;" "Duck Brood Behavior at the Seney National Wildlife Refuge" 1946-1966 

Personal Correspondence and Post Cards 

Attracting Birds--articles, notes, etc. 1930-1972 

Audobon Society --News clippings 1945-1960 

Bird Behavior, Anatomy, Physiology--Publications: "The Tongues of Birds," by Frederic A. Lucas, Washington: Government Printing Office, 1897; "The Size and Measurement of Territory in Birds," by Herbert Friedmann 1933; "Bird Societies," by Herbert Friedmann, 1935; "Flight Speed of Birds," by May Thacher Cooke 1937; "Records of Bird Temperatures," by Dayton Stoner, PhD 1937; "Der Scwirrflug des Kolibri im Zeitlupenfilm," by M. Stolpe and K. Zimmer, 1939; "Dominance in Winter Flocks of Chickadees," by Frances Hamerstrom, 1942; "The Structure of the Liver of Birds," by Joseph J. Hickey and Hans Elias, 1954 1897-1964 

Bird Distribution and Migration--Publications: "Distribution and Migration of North American Shorebirds," by Wells W. Cooke, 1910; Distribution and Migration of North American Herons and Their Allies," by Wells W. Cooke, 1913; "Experiments in Bird Migration: I. Manipulation of the Reproductive Cycle: Seasonal Histological Changes in the Gonads," by William Rowan, 1929; "The Migration of North American Birds," by Frederick C. Lincoln, 1935 1910-1935 

Bird Distribution and Migration--articles, excerpts, news clippings 1979-1981 

Bird Study--Notes, bulletins, publication: "Birds and Man," by Frank M. Chapman, 1943 1941-1964 

Birds--Ecological Succession--Publications: "The Ecological Succession of Birds," by Charles C. Adams, 1908; "The Habitat Groups of North American Birds," by Frank M. Chapman, 1924; "Relations of Birds to Woodlots," in the Roosevelt Wildlife Bulletin, Oct 1926; "Fowls of Forest and Stream Tamed by Man," by Morley A. Jull in National Geographic ca 1930. 1908-1930 

Delta Waterfowl Research Station--Membership correspondence; articles 1938-1984 

Delta Waterfowl Research Station--Newsletters 1970-1977 

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Reference File Box 2 of 8 1897 - 1985 

Box
15-01-04-02

Delta Waterfowl Research Station--Reports 1979-1985 

Birds--Alaska--"Bird Observations at Johnson River, Alaska," by Lawrence H. Walkinshaw and John J. Strophlet 1949 

Birds--Alberta--"Bird Notes from Fawcett, Alberta," by Bernard W. Baker and Lawrence H. Walkinshaw 1946 

Birds--Atlantic Coast Salt Marshes--"Wildlife of the Atlantic Coast Salt Marshes," by W.L McAtee 1941 

Birds--Churchill, Manitoba--Publications: "The Birds of Churchill, Manitoba," by Percy A. Taverner and George Miksch Sutton 1934; "Birds of the Churchill Region, Manitoba," by Joseph R. Jehl, Jr. and Blanche Smith 1970 1934-1970 

Birds--Food Habits--Publications: "Food Habits of the Grosbeaks," by W.L. McAtee, 1908; "Food of Some Well-known Birds of Forest, Farm and Garden," by F.E.L. Beal and W.L. McAtee, 1922; "Some Common Birds Useful to the Farmer," by F.E.L. Beal, 1948 1908-1948 

Birds--Everglades Postcards; Articles; Publications: "Haunting Heart of the Everglades," by Andrew H. Brown, 1948; "Corkscrew Swamp - Florida's Primeval Showplace," by Melville Bell Grosvenor, ca 1956; "Wildlife of Everglades National Park," by Daniel B. Beard, ca 1950; "They All Called it Tropical..." by Charles M. Brookfield and Oliver Griswold 1949 1948-1960 

Birds--Isle of Pines, Cuba--Publication: "Notes on Birds of the Isle of Pines, Cuba," by Lawrence H. Walkinshaw and Bernard W. Baker 1946 

Birds--Labrador--Publications: "Birds of Labrador," by Charles W. Townsend and Glover M. Allen, 1907; "Birds of the Northern Seas," by Alexander Wetmore, ca 1940; 1907-1940 

Birds--Michigan--Publications: "The Birds of Dickinson County, Michigan," by Frederick M. Gaige, 1910; "A Year of Adventure With the Birds," by Geneva Smithe, 1931; "The Resident Birds of Southern Michigan," by William Henry Burt, 1936; "An Introduction to the Birds of Michigan," by Frank L. Du Mond, 1938 1910-1938 

Birds--Miscellaneous--Articles with photos by Arthur A. Allen from National Geographic Magazine 

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Reference File Box 3 of 8 1897 - 1985 

Box
15-01-04-03

Birds--New York--Publications: "The Summer Birds of the Adirondacks in Franklin County, NY," by Theodore Roosevelt, Jr. and H.D. Minot, 1923 [reprinted from Roosevelt Wildlife Bulletin, Vol. I]; "Roosevelt Wildlife Bulletin, Vol. I, No. 4," March 1923; "Bird Hunting in Central Park," by Ludlow Griscom, 1925; "Roosevelt Wildlife Bulletin, Vol. 3, No. 3," Sep 1923: "Birds of Central New York Marshes;" "Notes on Birds of Alleghany Park." 1923-1926 

Birds--New York--Publications: "August on Fire Island Beach," by Robert Cushman Murphy, 1933; "The Ecology and Economics of the Birds Along the Northern Boundary of New York State," by A. Sidney Hyde in the "Roosevelt Wildlife Bulletin, Vol. 7, No. 2," 1939; "Sapsucker Woods," by Arthur A. Allen, n.d. 1933-1960 

Birds--Okefinokee--Publications: "Forty-Five Years with the Okefinokee Swamp, 1900-1945," by John M. Hopkins, ca 1945; "A Week in the Okefinokee," by Lawrence H. Walkinshaw, 1947; "The Okefinokee Wilderness--Exploring the Mystery Land...," by Francis Harper, ca 1935 1935-1954 

Birds--Point Pelee, Ontario--Publications: "The Wilson Bulletin No 71" includes "Bird Migration at Point Pelee, Ontario in the Fall of 1909," by N. A. Wood, 1910; "Annotated List of the Birds of Point Pelee," by P.A. Taverner and B.H. Swales, 1908; "Geological Survey Museum Work on Point Pelee, Ont." by P.A. Taverner 1914; 5 black and white habitat photos; Booklet: "Exhibition of American Birds and Their Painters and Sculptors October 20 to November 20, 1945," Detroit Institute of Arts 1908-1914 

Birds--Southeastern United States--magazine articles 1932-1941 

Birds--Yellowstone--Publications: "The Birds of Yellowstone National Park," by Milton P. Skinner in the Roosevelt Wildlife Bulletin, Vol. 3, No. 1, Feb. 1925 1925 

Accipitridae--Hawks, Vultures, Harriers--Publications: "Food Habits of Common Hawks," by W.L. McAtee, 1935; "The Hawk Migrations at Cape May Point, New Jersey," by Robert P. Allen and Roger T. Peterson, 1936; "Eastern Population of the Duck Hawk," by Joseph J. Hickey, Apr 1942; "The Duck Hawk and the Falconer," by Rosalie Edge, 1944; journal articles 1929-1981 

Anatidae--Swans--Trumpeter Swans--Personal Correspondence; photo; Manuscript: "The Trumpeter Swan,"by Winston R. Banko and Ward M. Sharp 1959-1975 

Ardeidae--Herons, Bitterns--journal articles, news clippings 1962-1974 

Caprimulgidae--Goatsuckers--article: "Poorwill Sleeps Away the Winter," by Edmund C. Jaeger in the National Geographic Magazine, n.d. 

Charadriidae--Plovers, Turnstones, Surf-birds--Publication: "The Upland Plover at Faville Grove, Wisconsin," by Irven O. Buss and Arthur S. Hawkins, 1939; miscellaneous 

Columbidae--Pigeons and Doves--miscellaneous articles 1914, n.d., 1975 1914-1975 

Compsothylipidae--Wood Warblers--Publications: "Summer Warblers of the Crawford County, Michigan, Uplands," by Leonard W. Wing, 1933; "The Discovery of the Nest of the Colima Warbler (Vermivora Crissalis)," by Josselyn Van Tyne, 1936 1933-1936 

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Reference File Box 4 of 8 1897 - 1988 

Box
15-01-04-04

Compsothlypidae--Wood Warblers--Kirtland's Warbler--miscellaneous articles, news clippings, news releases; Publication: "Discovery of the Breeding Area of Kirtland's Warbler," by Norman A. Wood, and "The Migration Route of Kirtland's Warbler," by Chas. C. Adams 1904 1904-1982 

Fringillidae--Bunting, Sparrow, Goldfinch--Publications: "Life History Studies of the Eastern Goldfinch," by Lawrence H. Walkinshaw, 1938; "The Tanagers and Finches," by Arthur A. Allen, ca 1940; "Breeding Behavior of the Goldfinch," by Allen W. Stokes, 1950; miscellaneous postcards, news clippings 1938-1965 

Gaviidea--Loons--Publication: "The Common Loon in Minnesota," by Sigurd T. Olson and William H. Marshall 1952 

Gruidae--Cranes--Sandhill--Publications: "Exploring Chippewa County, Michigan Sandhill Crane Marshes," by Lawrence H. Walkinshaw in "The Jack-Pine Warbler," 1947; "The Sandhill Crane in the Bernard W. Baker Sanctuary, Michigan," by Lawrence H. Walkinshaw, 1950; miscellaneous articles 1946-1973 

Gruidae--Cranes--Sarus and Whooping--newsclipping, journal articles, Publications: "Some Nesting Records of the Sarus Crane in North American Zoological Parks," by Lawrence H. Walkinshaw, 1947; "Economic Status of Sandhill Cranes in Saskatchewan, by David A. Munro, 1950; "The Sandhill Crane in a Michigan Marsh," by Lawrence H. Walkinshaw, 1933 1933-1973 

Laridae--Gulls, Terns--miscellaneous articles, photos 1955-1978 

Passeriformes--Sparrows--Publications by Lawrence H. Walkinshaw: "Notes on the Field Sparrow in Michigan," 1936; "LeConte's Sparrow in Michigan and South Dakota," 1937; "Notes on the Nesting of the Clay-colored Sparrow," Mar 1939; "Nesting of the Field Sparrow and Survival of the Young," Oct 1939; "The Eastern Chipping Sparrow in Michigan," 1944; "Clay-colored Sparrow Notes," Oct 1944; "Field Sparrow 39-54015," 1945 1936-1945 

Pelecanidae--Pelicans--miscellaneous articles ca 1934, 1975, n.d. 1934-1975 

Phalacrocoridae--Cormorants--Publication: "The Natural History of the Double-Crested Cormorant," by Harrison F. Lewis, 1929; miscellaneous news clippings; biographical sheet on Harrison F. Lewis 1929-1961 

Phoenicopteridae--Flamingos --postcard; miscellaneous articles 1948-1970 

Picidae--Woodpeckers--Miscellaneous articles; Publication: "Notes on the Pileated Woodpecker in Wisconsin," by George C. Becker ca 1933, 1942, n.d. 1933-1942 

Procellariiformes--Albatrosses, Shearwaters, Petrels--Publication: "Notes on Distribution of North Pacific Albatrosses," by Daniel P. Thompson, 1951; Miscellaneous articles and news clippings 1951, n.d. 1951 

Protonotaria citrea--Prothontory Warblers--Publications: "Nesting Studies of the Prothontory Warbler," by Lawrence H. Walkinshaw, 1938; "Additional Information on the Prothontory Warbler," by Lawrence H. Walkinshaw, ca 1939; "The Prothontory Warbler, A Comparison of Nesting Conditions in Tennessee and Michigan," by Lawrence H. Walkinshaw, 1941 1938-1941 

Rallidae--Rails, Coots, Gallinules--Photos; Publications: "The Virginia Rail in Michigan," by Lawrence H. Walkinshaw, 1937; "The Yellow Rail in Michigan," by Lawrence H. Walkinshaw, 1939; "Summer Life of the Sora Rail," by Lawrence H. Walkinshaw, 1940; "Nesting Habits of the Clapper Rail in New Jersey," by Edward L. Kozicky and Francis B. Schmidt, 1949; "Nesting Studies of the Coot in Southwestern Manitoba," by William H. Kiel, Jr. 1955; "The Shorebirds, Cranes and Rails...," by Dr. Arthur A. Allen, ca 1940 1937-1962 

Ramphastidae--Toucans--Publication: "The Life History of the Toucan, Ramphastos brevicarinatus," by Josselyn Van Tyne 1929 

Strigiforms--Owls--Photos; Publications: "The Barn Owl in Michigan...," by George J. Wallace, 1948; "In Support of the Barn Owl," by George J. Wallace, 1950; "A Pine Tree Nesting of the Long-Eared Owl," by Dr. Miles D. Pirnie, 1943; "The Great Horned Owl and Its Prey in North-Central United States," by Paul L. Errington, et al. 1940; "Observations of Snowy Owls at Delta, Manitoba," by Lloyd B. Keith, 1960; Miscellaneous articles 1940-1984 

Thresiornithidae--Ibises, Spoonbills--Postcards; Miscellaneous articles n.d. 

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Reference File Box 5 of 8 1897 - 1985 

Box
15-01-04-05

Scolopacidae--Snipe, Woodcock, Sandpipers--Miscellaneous Articles 1955-1957 

Troglodytidae--Wrens--Publications: "Studies of the Short-Billed Wren (Cystothorus stellaris) in Michigan," by Lawrence H. Walkinshaw, 1935; "Winged Denizens of Woodland, Stream and Marsh," by Alexander Wetmore, ca 1935 1935 

Turdidae--Thrushes--Miscellaneous articles, news clippings 1962-1977 

Tyrannidae--Tyrant Flycatchers--Publications: "The Song and Song-flight of the Alder Flycatcher," by Robert A. McCabe, 1951; Parrots, Kingfishers, and Flycatchers...," by Alexander Wetmore, n.d. 1951 

Game Birds--Publications: "The Grouse and Wild Turkey of the United States, and Their Economic Value," by Sylvester D. Judd, 1905; "American Game Birds," in "The National Geographic Magazine," 1915; "Minnesota's Upland Game Birds," by Thomas A. Schrader and Arnold B. Erickson, 1944; "Game Birds of Mississippi," by Jean Beasley Merrell, 1946 1905-1946 

Game Birds--Miscellaneous articles, News clippings 1936-1980 

Game Birds--Publications: "Upland Game Management," by Floyd A. Johnson, 1948; "The Farmer and Wildlife," by Durwood L. Allen, 1949; "Upland Game Birds of Oklahoma," by Oklahoma Game and Fish Department, 1949; "Upland Game Birds of Idaho," by Idaho Fish and Game Commission, ca 1950; "Distribution of American Gallinaceous Game Birds," by John W. Aldrich and Allen J. Duvall, 1955 1948-1955 

Upland Game Bird Management--Notes; Correspondence; Class material (?) 1940-1952 

Heath Hen (extinct) 1954 

Mourning Dove--Publications: "Nesting Habits of the Mourning Dove in Alabama," by Allen M. Pearson and George C. Moor, 1934; "Mourning Dove Disease in Kentucky," by Dan M. Russell, 1951 1934-1951 

Prairie Chicken--Miscellaneous articles, News clippings 1941-1977 

Prairie Chicken--Publications: "The Prairie Chicken in Illinois," by Ralph E. Yeatter, in "Bulletin of the Illinois Natural History Survey," 1943; "The Ecology of the Prairie Chicken in Missouri," by Charles F. Schwartz, 1945; "The Prairie Grouse of Michigan," G.A. Ammann, 1957 1943-1957 

Ptarmigan--Press releases, Miscellaneous articles, News clippings 1949-1961 

Sage Grouse--Publications: "The Sage Grouse Studies," by Wyoming Game and Fish Department, 1942 [authors: Honess, Allred; Clarke, Rahn, Martin]; "Oregon Sage Grouse," by Wesley M. Batterson, William B. Morse, 1948; "Sage Grouse Along the Oregon Trail," by Robert L. Patterson, 1949; Miscellaneous articles 1942-1957 

Sharp-tailed Grouse--Publications: "Determining Age of Pinnated and Sharp-tailed Grouses," by George A. Ammann, 1945; "Sharptails," by G. A. Ammann, 1952; "Sharptails into the Shadows?" by Frederick and Frances Hamerstrom and Oswald E. Mattson, 1952; Miscellaneous articles 1944-1969 

Spruce Grouse--Publication: "The Spruce Hen Comes Back," by Milton H. Stenlund, and Lester T. Magnus, ca 1951; Newsclipping 1951 

Woodcock--Publication: "The Ecology and Management of the American Woodcock," by Howard L. Mendell and Clarence M. Aldous 1943 

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Reference File Box 6 of 8 1897 - 1985 

Box
15-01-04-06

Mammals--General--Publications: Roosevelt Wildlife Bulletin, Vol. 2, No. 4: 'Relation of Wildlife to the Public,' by Charles C. Adams; 'The Big Game Animals of Yellowstone National Park,' by Edmund Heller; 'The Food of Trout in Yellowstone National Park,' by Richard A. Muttkowski, 1925; Miscellaneous articles ca 1950, 1951 1925-1951 

Mammals--Michigan--Publications: Ecological Studies of the Vertebrate Fauna of a 500-Acre Farm in Kalamazoo County, Michigan," by Durward L. Allen, 1938; "Michigan Wildlife Sketches," by Michigan Department of Conservation, 1947; "Ecology and Land-use Relationships of Small Mammals on a Michigan Farm," by J.F. Linduska, 1950 1938-1950 

Everglades--Wildlife--Miscellaneous articles 1967-1977 

Furbearers and Predatory Mammals--Postcards; Publications: "The Conservation of Predatory Mammals," by Charles C. Adams, 1925; "Predatory and Fur-bearing Animals of Yellowstone Park," by Milton P. Skinner, in "Roosevelt Wild Life Bulletin, Vol. 4, No. 2, 1927; "Foods of Some Predatory Fur-bearing Animals in Michigan," by Ned Dearborn, 1932; Manuscript: "Fur Production in the Northwest Territories," by M.J. and J.L. Robinson, ca 1950 1943-1950 

Antilocapridae--Antelope--Miscellaneous articles; Press Release 1948-1969 

Bovidae--Mountain Sheep--Miscellaneous articles 1946-1978 

Canidae--Coyote--Publications: "Food Habits of the Coyote," by Charles C. Sperry in "Wildlife Research Bulletin 4," 1941; Miscellaneous articles 1941-1974 

Canidae--Fox--Publications: "Fox and Coyote Trapping Simplified," by A.M. Stebler, 1944; "The Red Fox, Friend or Foe," by Donald W. Douglass and G. W. Bradt, 1945; "Controlling Coyote and Fox Damage on the Farm," by F. W. Sampson and W. O. Nagel, n.d.; Press Release, 1956; Manuscript: "The Fox Situation," 1944 1944-1961 

Canidae--Wolf--Photo, 1980; Miscellaneous articles [mostly regarding Isle Royale and Upper Peninsula]; Manuscripts: "Timber Wolf Movements on Sibley Peninsula, Ontario," by Antoon DeVos, 1949; "Hinterland Who's Who-Wolf," by D.H. Pimlott, 1971; News clippings 1946-1980 

Capromyidae--Nutria--Miscellaneous articles, Press release 1949-1959 

Castoridae--Beavers--Miscellaneous articles; Manuscript: "Beaver, Trout, Waterfowl Problems," by Thomas R. Evans, 1948; Manuscript: "Some Maine Beaver Carcass Study Results," by John H. Hunt, ca 1950; Press releases 1938-1974 

Castoridae--Beavers--Publications: "The Beaver in the Adirondacks," by Charles Eugene Johnson in "Roosevelt Wild Life Bulletin, Vol. 4, No. 4" 1927; "Michigan Beaver Management," by G.W. Bradt, 1947; "The Beaver in Massachusetts," by Samuel P. Shaw, 1948; "Status of Beaver in Alabama," by George C. Moore and Ernest C. Martin, 1949; "Beaver Ecology and Management in West Virginia," by Wendell G. Swank, 1949; "Beaver Management and Ecology in Wyoming," by James E. Grasse and F. Putnam, 1950 1927-1950 

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Reference File Box 7 of 8 1897 - 1985 

Box
15-01-05-01

Cervidae--Deer--Miscellaneous articles, Press releases, News clippings 1952-1974 

Cervidae--Elk [includes Michigan elk herd]--Miscellaneous articles, Press releases, News clippings 1925-1966 

Cervidae--Moose--Publications: "Michigan Moose," by Paul F. Hickie, 1941; "The Moose and its Ecology," by N.W. Hosley, 1949; Miscellaneous articles, News clippings 1941-1979 

Cervidae--White Tail Deer--Management--Miscellaneous articles, News clippings, primarily for Michigan but also for Wisconsin and Minnesota 1941-1977 

Cervidae--White Tail Deer--Management--Reports by Michigan Department of Conservation 1965-1969 

Cervidae--White Tail Deer--Michigan--Publications: "Michigan Conservation," November 1937, November 1944; "White Tails: Presenting Michigan's Deer Problem," by I.H. Bartlett, 1938; "A Study of the Carrying Capacity of Deer Yards as Determined by Browse Plots," by L.A. Davenport, et al, 1944; "The 'Biggest' Deer," by I.H. Bartlett, 1945; "Michigan Deer," by I.H. Bartlett, 1950; "Some Facts About Michigan Deer," by Michigan Department of Conservation, 1951; "Michigan Whitetails," by David H. Jenkins and Ilo H. Bartlett, 1959; postcard 1937-1959 

Cervidae--Whitetail Deer--Publications: "White-tailed Deer of the Adirondacks," by M.T. Townsend and M.W. Smith; "Some Late Winter and Early Spring Observations on the White-tailed Deer of the Adirondacks," by Chas. J. Spiker, both in the "Roosevelt Wild Life Bulletin," Vol. 6, No. 2, 1933; "The Effect of Deer Brousing on Certain Western Adirondack Forest Types," by John Pearce in the "Roosevelt Wild Life Bulletin," Vol. 7, No. 1, 1937 1933-1937 

Cricetidae--Publications: "Winter Rodent Populations in Field-Shocked Corn,"by J.P. Linduska, 1942; "Fur Characteristics of Two Eastern Raccoons," by Herbert L. Dozier, Thora M. Plitt, and Merle H. Markley, 1948 1942-1948 

Cricetidae--Muskrats--Publications by Paul L. Errington: "Drowning as a Cause of Mortality in Muskrats," 1937; "Observations on Muskrat Damage to Corn and Other Crops in Central Iowa," 1938; "Reactions of Muskrat Populations to Drought, " 1939; "Natural Restocking of Muskrat-Vacant Habitats," 1940; "Versatility in Feeding and Population Maintenance of the Muskrat," 1941; "Observations on a Fungus Skin Disease of Iowa Muskrats," 1942 [folder 1 of 2] 1937-1942 

Haltaparche Club-- Correspondence, Photos 

"In the Woods of C.S. Johnson" by Elizabeth Browne Losey-- Manuscript, Correspondence, Publication 

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Reference File Box 8 of 8 1897 - 1985 

Box
15-01-05-02

Cricetidae--Muskrats--Publications by Paul L. Errington: "An Analysis of Mink Predation Upon Muskrats in North-Central United States," 1943; "Project No. 498, Ecology of the Muskrat," 1943; "Additional Studies on Tagged Young Muskrats," 1944; "Reduction in Productivity of Muskrat Pelts on an Iowa MarshThrough Depradation of Red Foxes," 1945; "Special Report on Muskrat Disease," 1946; "Concerning Fluctuation in Population of the Prolific and Widely Distributed Muskrats," 1951; "The Special Responsiveness of Minks to Epizootics in Muskrat Populations," 1954 [obituary of Errington, 1962] [folder 2 of 2] 1943-1962 

Cricetidae--Muskrats--Publications by Herbert L. Bozier: "Salinity as a Factor in Atlantic Coast Tide-Water Muskrat Production," 1947; "Estimating Muskrat Populations by House Count," Mar 1948 [two slightly different copies]; "Muskrat Investigations on the Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge, Maryland, 1941-1948." 1947-1959 

Cricetidae--Muskrats--Publications: "The Muskrat in New York," by Charles E. Johnson, 1925; "Report on Investigations of Muskrat Trapping on Lake Erie Marshes, 1940-1941," 1941; "Muskrats in the Duck Marsh," by Miles D. Pirnie, 1941; "Age Classes and Patterns of Primeness in a Fall Collection of Muskrat Pelts," by Vernon C. Applegate and Henry E. Predmore, Jr. 1947; "Level Ditching to Improve Muskrat Marshes," by Wallace L. Anderson, 1948; "The Reproductive Cycle of the Muskrat in Wisconsin," by James Beer, 1948; "Experimental Ditching for Muskrat Management," by Harold A. Mathiak, 1950; "Variations in Winter Muskrat Habitats and Harvests," by Maurice M. Alexander, 1955; "The Muskrat in New York State," by Maurice M. Alexander, 1956 1925-1956 

Felidae--Bobcat--News clipping 1941-1960 

Felidae--Lynx--News clippings 1966, n.d. 

Felidae--Mountain Lion--Photograph of track; News clippings; Articles; Correspondence 1948-1982 

Leporidae--Rabbits--Publications: "Michigan Cottontails in Winter," by Durwood L. Allen, 1939; "Cottontails in Michigan," by Paul Hickie, ca 1941; "Rabbits in Relation to Crops," by F.W. Garlough, et al, 1942; "Body Weight and Sex Ratio of Cottontail Rabbits," by William H. Elderman and Lyle K. Sowls, 1942; "Home Range of the Cottontail Rabbit;" "Life History Studies of the Cottontail Rabbit in Southewestern Michigan," 1942; "Management Studies of the Cottontail Rabbit in Southwestern Michigan," 1943, by Arnold O. Haugen 1939-1943 

Leporidae--Rabbits--Publications: "The Distribution of Wisconsin Hares," by Aldo Leopold, 1947; "A Winter Rabbit Browse Tally on the Wisconsin Arboretum," by Robert A. McCabe, 1947; "A Test of Hunting as Cottontail Control," by James B. Hale, 1949; "Monthly Weights of Snowshoe Hares from North-Central Alberta," by Wm. Rowan and Lloyd B. Keith, 1959 1947-1959 

Mustelidae--Fisher--Press Release, News clippings 1955-1965 

Mustelidae--Mink, Skunk, Weasel, Wolverine----Publications: "Notes on Live Trapping Mink," by Robert A. McCabe, 1949; "An Ecological Study of Winter Dens, With Special Reference to the Eastern Skunk," by Durward L. Allen and Warren W. Shapton, 1942; Miscellaneous articles 1938-1965 

Mustelidae--Pine Marten--News clippings 1955-1969 

Procyonidae--Raccoon--Publications: "Notes on the Raccoon (Procyon lotor hirtus) in Manitoba," by Lyle K. Sowls, 1948; "A New Eastern Marsh-inhabiting Race of Raccoon," by Herbert L. Dozier, 1948 1948 

Sciuridae--Squirrels--Publications: "A Midsummer Study of the Southern Flying Squirrel," by James S. Jordan, 1948; "Populations and Habits of the Fox Squirrel in Allegan County, Michigan," by Durward L. Allen, 1942; "Squirrels in Early Wisconsin," by A.W. Schroder, 1949; "Experimental Feeding of Captive Fox Squirrels," by Philip Baumgras, 1944 1942-1949 

Ursidae--Bear--Publications: "The Black Bear in Early Wisconsin," by A. W. Schorger, 1949; Miscellaneous Press releases, Articles, News clippings 1949-1957 

George Shiras III, Wildlife Photographer--Article: "The Wildlife of Lake Superior-Past and Present," by George Shiras 3rd, from the National Geographic, August 1921, Vol. XL. No. 2 1921 

Frederick Truslow--Wildlife Photographer--Article: "Businessman in the Bush," by Frederick Truslow in the National Geographic, ca 1970 1970 

" A Summary of the Families of the Birds of the Worlds" by Elizabeth Browne Beard ca 1945-1946 1945-1946 

Personal Papers-- Elizabeth B. Losey writeups, obituary, etc. 

Cranes and Whooping Crane Reintroduction 1999-2002 

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Records Box 1 of 1 1944-1978 

Scope and Contents note

Located in Photographs Small Collections Box: Fl. 5

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Wildlife 

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Records Box 2 of 3 

Scope and Contents note

Series II--Research for Book "Let Them Be Remembered" (most of the contents of this series is a photocopy from a binder sent to the University of Winnipeg where the rest of the research material and photographs are located)

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15-01-05-04

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Douglas [nothing] Fort Dunvegan 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Edmonton 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Ellice 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book-Fort Esperance 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Fitzgerald 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort of the Forks 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Frances (Frances Lake)--[Rainy Lake-{nothing}] 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Fraser 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Frederick House 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Frog Portage 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Gary [Lower and Upper] 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort George (Columbia River) 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort George (Fraser River) 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort George (No. Saskatchewan River) 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Gibralter 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Good Hope 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Grand Portage 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Grand Rapids House 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Grant's House 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Green Lake 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Grouard (Lesser Slave Lake Fort) 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Halkett 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Henry's House 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Henry Frobisher House 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Hudson's Hope 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Hungry Hall House 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Ile a la Crosse 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort de l'Isle 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Jasper House 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort John 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Kamloops 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Kootenai House 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Kootenai Falls House 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Kullyspell House 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Lac La Biche 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort LaChine 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort La Pluie 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Langley 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Last Mountain House 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Liard 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Logan's Depot 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Lower Post 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort McKay 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--McLeod's Fort and Fort McLeod 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort McMurray 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort McPherson 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Mackinac 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Manchester House 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Mattawan House 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Michimilimackinac 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Michipicoten 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Missinabi 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Montagne a la Bosse 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Moose Factory 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Nelson 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Nez Perce 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Nisqually [Fort Norman--nothing] 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Norway House 

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Records Box 3 of 3 

Scope and Contents note

Series II--Research for Book "Let Them Be Remembered" (most of the contents of this series is a photocopy from a binder sent to the University of Winnipeg where the rest of the research material and photographs are located)

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15-01-05-05

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Nottingham 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Okanagan 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Oxford House 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book-Fort Pascoyae 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Pelican Narrows 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Pelly and Fort Pelly Banks 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Pembina 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Pie 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Pine Island Fort 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Pitt 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Portage La Loche 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Providence 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Qu'Appelle 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort George (No. Saskatchewan River) 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Rat Portage Fort 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Red Deer River House 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort La Reine 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Resolution 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Rock Fort 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Rocky Mountain Fort (Peace River) 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Rocky Mountain House (Saskatchewan River) 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Rocky Mountain Portage (Peace River) 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Rupert; Rupert House 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort St. Charles 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort St. James 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort St. John 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort St. Joseph 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort St. Pierre 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Saleesh House 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Sault Ste Marie 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Selkirk 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Setting Lake Post 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Simpson 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Smith 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--South Branch House 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Spokane House 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Sturgeon (Assiniboine River) and Sturgeon River House 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Swan Lake House [Swan River House] 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Timiscamingue 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Todd River Post 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Touchwind Hills House 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Vancouver 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Vermillion (Saskatchewan River); (Peace River) 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Victoria 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort Wedderburn 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--Fort William (Kaministiquia River) and (Ottawa River) 

Book--Research for Fur Trade Forts Book--York Factory 

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Records and Correspondence, (1967-2001) Box 1 of 2   2.0 boxes

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33-1-6-1

Kan-A-Mouche Club, Quebec Trips (1967-1971) 

Stratford Festival, Ontario Trips (1972-1990) 

Quebec Trips (1969-1975) 

Scope and Contents

This file includes photographs of friends and grosbeaks.

James Bay, Moose Factory Island and Polar Bear Express Trip (1972-1995) 

Square-Tail Fishing Club, Quebec (1976) 

Newfoundland Moose Hunt Trip (1978-1979) 

Sporttravel Ltd.-John Le Bel Correspondence, Duvernay, Quebec (no date-1984) 

Huronia, Ontario Trip (1974-1976) 

Mackinac Island Trip (1979) 

Arctic River Cruises (Mackenzie River) Trip (1972-1996) 

Bathhurst Inlet Trips (1980-2001) 

Fort Smith and Yellowknife, Northwest Territories Trip; Correspondence with Baylys (1984-2001) 

Scope and Contents

This file contains photographs of friends.

Fort Chipewyan Trip (1984-1985) 

Scope and Contents

This file includes photos of the children of friends of the Loseys.

Hayes River-Churchill Trip (1979-1995) 

Churchill, Manitoba Trip (1980-1994) 

Scope and Contents

This file includes photos of friends.

Angle Inlet, Minnesota and Fort St. Charles, Canada Trip (1984-1985) 

Western Canada Trip (1985-1986) 

Chilicotin and Fraser Rivers, British Columbia Trip (1981-1984) 

Columbia River, Vancouver Island, and Portland Trip (1986-1991) 

Scope and Contents

This file includes photos of the Loseys and friends.

Pacific Northwest and Fort Nisqually Trip (1989-1992) 

Egypt Trip (1994) 

Scope and Contents

This file includes photos of Betty Losey.

Yukon and Alaska Trip (1995-1996) 

Alaska Trip (1997) 

Scope and Contents

This file includes a photo of friends.

Photo Negatives 

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Records and Correspondence, (1902-2004) Box 2 of 2 

Box
33-1-6-2

Articles on Hunting and Fishing (1942; 1955) 

The Hunters' Guide Canada: A Guide to the Feathered, Horned, Antlered, and Furred Species of the Dominion Favored by Sportsmen (1942) 

Field and Stream (November 1955) 

Managing Habitat for Grassland Birds-A Guide for Wisconsin by David W Sample and Michael J Mossman (1997) 

Articles on Birds (1946-1987) 

Articles and Books on White-Tailed Deer (1946-1964) 

A History of Wisconsin Deer by Ernest Swift (March 1946) 

Articles on Various Animal Species (circa 1940s-2004) 

The Park Buffalo by Sheilagh C. Ogilvie (1979) 

Articles on Prescribed Burning (2002) 

The Nature Conservancy: The Power of Fire (Spring 2002) 

US Fish and Wildlife Service: Inside Region 3 Regional Fire Program: A Prescription for Healthy Ecosystems (June 2002) 

Articles on Plants (1947-1998?) 

Articles on Global Warming (2002-2004) 

Articles on Pointe Mouillee (1946-1974) 

Articles on the Yukon Territory and Dempster Highway (1979-1997) 

Articles on the Alaska National Wildlife Refuge (2000-2004) 

Articles on Places (1954-1996) 

Manitoba Moods (Spring 1978) 

Articles on and by Aldo Leopold; Photos of Aldo Leopold (1934-1999) 

Scope and Contents

This file contains photographs of Aldo Leopold.

Articles and Photos of F.H. Kortright (1947-1999) 

Scope and Contents

This file contains photographs of F.H. Kortright

Articles on Other Biologists (1957?-1988) 

Autographed and Personalized Books (Copies of Autographs) (1902-2004) 

Scope and Contents

This file contains photographs of Betty Losey.

Personal Correspondence (1942-2004) 

Scope and Contents

This file contains photographs of friends of Betty Losey.

Data on Birds and Plants (1946-1993) 

Lynn Greenwalt Correspondence (2002-2004) 

Arthur Hawkins Correspondence and Articles (2002-2004) 

Greg Corace, Richard Urbanek, and Damon McCormick E-mail Correspondence (2004) 

Miscellaneous Professional Correspondence (1949-2004) 

A Photographic Journey into the Fur Lands of the North Photo Captions, Table of Contents, and List of Trips (2000) 

A Photographic Journey into the Fur Lands of the North Introduction and Notes (2001) 

Lake Superior Press - Seney National Wildlife Refuge-Its Story Correspondence (2001-2003) 

David Klinger Correspondence-"In the Words of C.S. Johnson" and Articles (2003-2004) 

American Ornithologist Union Meeting Pamphlets (1947; 1966) 

Seney National Wildlife Refuge Publications and Correspondence (2001-2003) 

Presentation on History of Seney National Wildlife Refuge (2003) 

Seney National Wildlife Centennial (2003) 

National Wildlife Refuge Association- National Conservation Training Center Publications (2003-2004) 

NCTC Journal 3: Practical Skills for the Field Station Employee (Fall 2004) 

US Fish and Wildlife Service: Fish and Wildlife News (Summer 2003) 

National Conservation Training Center Library - Mark Madison Correspondence and Brochures (2004) 

Pelican Island - Its 100th Celebration - Retirees Reunion Program, Pamphlets, etc. (2003) 

Federal Wildlife Service Retirees Association (2003-2004) 

Miscellaneous (no date) 

Scope and Contents

This file contains a photo of a beaver and some landscape photos.

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