Museum of Natural History Egg Cards
Thomas Wilmer Dewing, egg cards
Thomas Wilmer Dewing, egg card # 018
Synthliboramphus antiquus (Gmel)
C. Littlejohn of Redwood City. Cal.
June 30 1894
Sanak Island, Alaska.
Bird on nest.
[TWD card:] this set of 2 eggs purchased from a dealer in 1903 with above data [2nd card:] Nest on ground, under bunch of rank matted grass, and was a slight excavation lined with blades of fine, soft, dry grass. [NOTE: Two cards, one from TWD and one unlabeled, with a double-line border]
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