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NOTES INCLUDED IN LOCAL NOTES BINDER
Purple Gallinule to Caspian Tern

Transcribed by Lynn Jackson - Archivist

  SPECIES   YEARS DATE LOCATION: OBSERVER: COMMENTS:
77 Purple Gallinule Ionornis martinica 1945 18-Jul Tinicum, PA Freyburger 2
      1948 1-May Wilmington, DE Q & E Kramer seen by a number of others until May 9th
78 Florida Gallinule Gallinula chloropus cachinnans 1942/1943 1-Dec Richmond, PA Miller  
      1945 18-Jul Tinicum, PA Freyburger  
      1946 28-Apr Mt. Holly, NJ Sprow  
        31-Aug Richmond, PA Miller 3 young
      1953 11-Jan Shark River, NJ Finkel immature
79 American Coot Fulica americana americana 1945 27-Oct Springton, PA Rigby Bros. 40 - steady thruout the fall
      1946 12/8/45 - 1/1/46 Lake Ontelaunee, PA Poole  
      1953 15-May Tinicum, PA J. Miller      nest with 5 young
80 American Oystercatcher Haematopus palliatus palliatus 1943/1944 20-Aug Tucker's Island, NJ Kramer  
      1946 14-Apr Tuckerton, NJ Lockwood  
      1947 26-Jul Little Beach Island, NJ Lukens & Kramer 2 pr seen - 1 nest with 3 eggs {Auk, v.65 No. 3 -July 1948
        10-Aug Tuckerton, NJ H. Cutler  
81 Piping Plover Charadrius melodius 1946 9-Apr Longport, NJ W. R . Middleton  50
        29-Mar Rehoboth, DE D. Cutler  
        9-Jun Corson's Inlet, NJ J. Rigby extensive nesting
        9-Jun Great Egg Inlet, NJ J. Rigby along beach in dunes
82 Semipalmated Plover Charadrius semipalmatus 1941/1942 9-Aug Lake Ontelaunee, PA Poole 9
      1946 9-Apr Longport, NJ W. R. Middleton  
83 Wilson's Plover Pagolla wilsonia wilsonia 1942/1943 6-Apr Holgate, NJ Coman 4
      1945 16-Sep Holgate, NJ Conway & E. Rigby  
      1946 9/1 - 9/2 Ship Bottom, NJ Haines for Wildman  
84 Killdeer Oxyechus vociferus vociferus 1945 30-Sep Westville, NJ Manners & Middleton  
        21-Oct Trexlertown, PA Hebard 44
        29-Nov Norristown, PA W.R. Middleton 60
        9-Dec Norristown, PA W.R. Middleton 1
      1946 28-Feb Haverford, PA Hastings  
85 American Golden Plover Pluvialis dominica dominica 1941/1942 28-Aug Black Doctor near Medford, NJ Moore 14
        31-Aug Black Doctor near Medford, NJ Haines 17
        6-Sep Black Doctor near Medford, NJ Jacobs 6
        4-Oct Lake Ontelaunee, PA Poole 4
      1943/1944 9/16 - 9/19 Westville, NJ Manners  
        20-Sep Wildwood Crest, NJ Manners  
      1945 16-Sep Holgate, NJ Conway & E. Rigby  
      1947 9/7 & 9/14 Cape May, NJ Choate  
        26-Oct Bombay Hook, DE Lamplugh  
      1948 6-Sep Penn Manor, PA Miller 1 bird
        26-Aug Beach Haven, NJ McLaughlin 5 birds
86 Black-bellied Plover Squatarola squatarola 1941/1942 22-May Lake Ontelaunee, PA Poole 5
        7-Sep Lake Ontelaunee, PA Poole  
      1945 2-Jul Ocean City, NJ J. Rigby 4
      1946 9-Apr Longport, NJ W. R. Middleton 20
87 Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres morinella 1941/1942 15-Feb Two Mile Beach, NJ Reimann, Miller & Callopy 1
      1942/1943 14-Jul Anglesea, NJ McDonald  
      1945 23-Sep Delair, NJ Haines 2
      1946 8-Sep Tinicum, PA McDonald  
88 American Woodcock Philohela minor 1941/1942 15-Apr Byberry, Phila., PA Miller a pair with nest and 4 chicks, 1-2 days old
      1942/1943 18-May West Chester, PA Conway flight song 11:45 PM (moonlight)
        19-May West Chester, PA Conway flight song 11 PM (stormy)
      1945 3-Mar Brooklawn, NJ Manners singing
      1946 7-Apr Cresheim Valley, {Phila}, PA Goldstein  
89 Wilson's Snipe Capella delicata 1942/1943 28-Mar Paulsboro, NJ Manners  
      1943/1944 2-Jan Beverly, NJ Street  
        12-Mar Leni, PA Schwalbe  
90 Hudsonian Curlew Phaeopus hudsonicus 1942/1943 21-Jul Corson's Inlet, NJ J. Rigby 600
      1945 2-Jul Ocean City, NJ J. Rigby  
      1946 30-Jun Avalon, NJ Kramer 3
      1947 13-Sep Tinicum, PA McDonald  
91 Upland Plover Bartramia longicauda 1941/1942 2-May Chestnut Hill, {Phila} PA J. M. Cadbury 2
        7-May Chestnut Hill, {Phila} PA J. M. Cadbury 4
        7-May Whitemarsh, PA Bond  
        9-May Woodstown, NJ Debes  
        19-Apr Lake Ontelaunee, PA Poole arrival
      1942/1943 17-Jun Sewell, NJ Manners & LaDow  
      1945 3-Jun Parker's Creek, NJ Manners & Haines voice at night
      1946 7-Apr Mt. Holly, NJ Sprow  
92 Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularia 1945 30-Sep Westville, NJ Manners & Middleton  
        3-Jun Parker's Creek, NJ Manners & Haines voice at night
93 Eastern Solitary Sandpiper Tringa solitaria solitaria 1946 28-Apr Leni, PA Schwalbe  
94 Eastern Willet Catoptrophorus semipalmatus semipalmatus 1941/1942 25-Jun population of southern New Jersey estimated to be 10,000 per Potter
      1942/1943 8-Aug Holgate, NJ Coman  
      1945 23-Jun Reed's Beach to Fortescue, NJ Coman 15,000 - 20,000 estimated nesting
      1946 1-Jun Ocean City, NJ J. Rigby 6
        13-Aug Delair, NJ Haines  
95 Greater Yellowlegs Totanus melanoleucus 1941/1942 18-Apr Lake Ontelaunee, PA Poole arrival
      1945 29-Apr Springfield, PA Rigby  3
        30-Sep Westville, NJ Manners & Middleton  
        21-Oct Trexlertown, PA Hebard 4
      1947 30-Jan Bombay Hook, DE Zaid 8
      1953 3-Mar Tinicum, PA J. Miller       
96 Lesser Yellowlegs Totanus flaripes 1941/1942 11-Apr Lake Ontelaunee, PA Poole arrival
      1945 25-Feb Tinicum, PA J. Rigby  
        29-Apr Springfield, PA Rigby 1
        30-Sep Westville, NJ Manners & Middleton 150
      1946 16-Jun Ocean City, NJ J. Rigby 1
      1947 3-May Oldman's Creek, NJ Kramer 5
97 American Knot Calidris canutus rufus 1942/1943 7/23 & 7/29 Corson's Inlet, NJ J. Rigby  
98 Purple Sandpiper Arquetella maritima 1941/1942 15-Feb Two Mile Beach, NJ Reimann, Miller & Callopy 50
      1943/1944 23-Jan Island Beach, NJ Kramer  
      1945 11-Feb Ocean City, NJ Rigby  
      1946 30-Dec Ocean City, MD Poole 8
      1947 16-Mar Indian River, DE H. Cutler 8
      1948 15-May Indian River, DE J. M. Cadbury  
      1953 30-May Brigantine, NJ Finkel  
99 Pectoral Sandpiper Pisobia melanotos 1941/1942 2-Nov Delaware City, DE J. M. Cadbury 8
        7/18 - 10/19 Lake Ontelaunee, PA Poole 10
      1942/1943 15-Aug Fish House, NJ Coman 25
      1943/1944 28-Apr Tinicum, PA Finkel  
      1945 30-Sep Westville, NJ Manners & Middleton 40
        14-Oct Salem, NJ Potter & Coman 40
        30-Oct State College, PA Gillespie Jr.  
      1946 5-Sep Cape May, NJ Zaid 3
      1948 26-Mar National Park, NJ Coman  
        28-Mar Bombay Hook, DE Street  
100 White-rumped Sandpiper Pisobia fusicollis 1941/1942 9/4 - 9/5 Lake Ontelaunee, PA Poole 2
      1942/1943 30-May Cape May Co., NJ Kramer  
        6-Aug Holgate, NJ Coman  
      1945 7-Oct Delair, NJ Haines & Ward  
      1946 4-Sep Hereford Inlet, NJ Choate  
101 Baird's Sandpiper Pisobia bairdi 1941/1942 8/29 - 8/30 Lake Ontelaunee, PA Poole  
      1947 {no date} Holgate, NJ Kramer & Reigner  
102 LeastSandpiper Pisobia minutilla 1941/1942 2-May Lake Ontelaunee, PA Poole arrival
      1944 30-Dec Cape May, NJ various observers  
      1945 30-Sep Westville, NJ Manners & Middleton 2
103 Curlew Sandpiper Erolia ferruginea 1947 7/9 - 7/11 Anglesea, NJ Choate  
      1953 16-May Tinicum, PA Price & E. Rigby  
104 Red-backed Sandpiper Pelidna aplina sakhalina 1941/1942 28-Oct Lake Ontelaunee, PA Poole 7
      1945 30-Sep Westville, NJ Manners & Middleton 20
        30-May Pennypack Creek, PA Wright for Yoder  
        27-Jul Ocean City, NJ J. Rigby  
      1946 19-Apr Longport, NJ W. R. Middleton  
        1-Jun Ocean City, NJ J. Rigby  
105 Eastern Dowitcher Limnodromus griseus griseus 1941/1942 4-Sep Lake Ontelaunee, PA Poole  
      1942/1943 14-Jul Anglesea, NJ McDonald 120
      1945 21-Oct Trexlertown, PA Hebard 2
106 Stilt Sandpiper Micropalama himantopus 1941/1942 23-Aug Lake Ontelaunee, PA Poole  
        5-Sep Lake Ontelaunee, PA Poole  
        20-Sep Lake Ontelaunee, PA Poole 5
      1942/1943 15-Aug Fish House, NJ Coman 2
      1945 30-Sep Westville, NJ Manners & Middleton 15
        4-Sep Port Richmond, Phila., PA Miller  
        7-Oct Delair, NJ Haines & Ward  
      1946 18-Sep Cold Spring Harbor, NJ Kramer  
      1947 21-Sep Stone Harbor, NJ Kramers & Bond  
107 Semipalmated Sandpiper Ereunetes pusillus 1941/1942 1-Aug Lake Ontelaunee, PA Poole  
      1945 30-Sep Westville, NJ Manners & Middleton 50
108 Western Sandpiper Ereunetes maurii 1942/1941 29-Aug Lake Ontelaunee, PA Poole  
      1942/1943 8-Aug Holgate, NJ Coman  
      1945 30-Sep Westville, NJ Manners & Middleton 30
109 Marbled Godwit Limosa fedoa 1943/1944 17-Sep Holgate, NJ Miller  
        21-Aug Stone Harbor, NJ Mohr 2
      1945 16-Aug Holgate, NJ Wright 2
      1946 18-Aug Holgate, NJ Potter  
        4-Sep Hereford Inlet, NJ Choate 2
        22-Sep Stone Harbor, NJ Wonderly  
      1947 13-Sep Holgate, NJ Lamplugh  
        1-Sep Stone Harbor, NJ Kramer  
      1948 5/23 - 5/24 Holgate, NJ Cutler  
110 Hudsonian Godwit Limosa haemastica 1943/1944 16-Sep Cape May, NJ Hastings  
      1946 24-Nov Pedricktown, NJ Haines  
      1947 10/3 - 10/9 Bombay Hook, DE Conway  
111 Ruff Philomachus pugnax 1943/1944 2-Jul Holgate, NJ Kramer see NOTES
      1945 24-Jun Stone Harbor, NJ Miller  
      1947 5/3 - 5/8 Salem, NJ Kramer, Lukens, Potter and others male
      1948 28-Aug Cape May, NJ Choate  
      1953 9/11 - 9/13 Tinicum, PA J. Miller  
112 Sanderling Crocethia alba 1941/1942 4-Sep Lake Ontelaunee, PA Poole  
      1945 30-Sep Westville, NJ Manners & Middleton  
        23-Sep Delair, NJ Haines  
113 Avocet Recurvirostra americana 1941/1942 2-Nov Fort Mott, NJ J. Rigby 12
        16-Nov Fort Mott, NJ Manners 7
      1947 {no date} Bombay Hook, DE Mc Donald reported an account in Wilmington paper
        3-Oct Bombay Hook, DE    
        11-Nov Bombay Hook, DE    
        18-Nov Bombay Hook, DE    
        9/12 - 10/2 Lake Ontelaunee, PA Poole first record for eastern PA
        23-Oct Lake Ontelaunee, PA McIlvain  
        26-Oct Lake Ontelaunee, PA Finkel  
        30-Nov Lake Ontelaunee, PA Poole see NOTES
        26-Nov Salem, NJ Bishop  
114 Black-necked Stilt Himantopus mexicanus 1952 13-Aug Wildwood, NJ Potter for McLaughlin for D. A. Zimmerman The observer saw the bird at nest and in flight and is
              familiar with the species (2/11/53)
115 Wilson's Phalarope Steganopus tricolor 1945 30-Sep Westville, NJ Manners & Middleton  
      1946 1-Sep Fish House, NJ Potter  
      1947 8-Oct Eastwick, Phila., PA Mathews  
        5-Oct Bombay Hook, DE Conway  
        9-Nov Bombay Hook, DE Conway  
      1948 25-Jul Brigantine, NJ Kramer  
        17-Sep Haddonfield, NJ McLaughlin  
116 Northern Phalarope Lobipes lobatus 1942/1943 22-Sep West Chester Reservoir, PA Whitworth  
      1946 26-Oct Brigantine, NJ Sprow  
      1948 7-Nov Seaside Heights, NJ Kramer  
117 Parasitic Jaeger Stercorarius parasiticus 1945 29-Sep Cape May Point, NJ E. Rigby 2
      1946 2-Nov Cape May Point, NJ Kramer 5
        3-Nov Cape May Point, NJ Kramer 3
118 Long-tailed Jaeger Stercorarius longicaudus 1945 1-Jan Island Beach, NJ Kramer see NOTES
      1947 28-Sep Cape May Point, NJ Groskin immature
119 Glaucous Gull Larus hyperboreus 1941/1942 9-Nov Seaside Park, NJ Kramer  
      1942/1943 4-Apr Westville, NJ Potter, Coman & McDonald  
      1943/1944 12-Mar Fish House, NJ Potter  
      1946 2-Mar Atlantic City, NJ Reimann & Callopy  
      1947 30-Nov Island Beach, NJ Robinson  
120 Iceland Gull Larus leucopterus 1941/1942 3-Jan Beach Haven, NJ J. M. Cadbury  
        27-Jan East River Drive, Phila., PA J. M. Cadbury  
      1946 8-May Camden, NJ Potter white plumaged bird, probably 2nd or 3rd year
121 Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus 1941/1942 7-Mar Penn Manor, PA J. M. Cadbury  
      1943/1944 24-Jan Fairmount Park, {Phila, PA} Hebard  
        5-Feb Salem, NJ Potter  
      1946 August Seaside Park, NJ Pumyea 2 - 2nd week of August
      1948 29-Feb Tinicum, PA Cutler  
122 Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus graellsi 1943/1944 5-Feb Fish House, NJ Coman LETTER NOTED ???? Not found
      1947 Jan. Long Island, NY Street & Lukens  
123 Herring Gull Larus argentatus smithsonianus 1941/1942 6/14 - 8/1 Lake Ontelaunee, PA Poole 1
      1945 1-Dec Haverford, PA Baily School Football Field - unusual numbers
      1946 30-Mar Fortescue, NJ Woolman 100+
        14-Jul Stone Harbor, NJ McMullen Nest with 2 eggs. This is the only breeding record for the state of NJ…and the most southern record on the Atlantic Coast..check with AOU Checklist
             
             
      1947 30-Apr Stone Harbor, NJ McMullen Nest again found
124 Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis 1941/1942 10-Apr Lake Ontelaunee, PA Poole  
125 Black-headed Gull Larus ridibundus ridibundus 1946 25-Dec Brooklyn Manors, NY Finkel  
126 Bonaparte's Gull Larus philadelphia 1941/1942 5-Apr Lake Ontelaunee, PA Poole 19
      1942/1943 18-Apr Springton Reservoir, PA E. Rigby 14
      1945 21-Jan Island Beach, NJ Kramer Dead-3
127 Atlantic Kittiwake Rissa tridactyla tridactyla 1941/1942 15-Feb Seaside Park, NJ Kramer Dead-3
      1945 21-Jan Island Beach, NJ Kramer Dead  
      1947 12-Feb Bay Head, NJ Kramer Dead
      1953 17-Jan vicinity of Spring Lake {NJ?} Wyckoff & VanSant  
128 Gull-billed Tern Gelochelidon nilotica aranea 1943/1944 27-Sep Wildwood Crest, NJ Kramer for Eikelberry 2
      1945 29-Jul Corson's Inlet, NJ J. Rigby  
129 Common Tern Sterna hirundo hirundo 1941/1942 a bird banded by Beatzel July 26, 1941 was killed Sept 29, 1941 at Port au Prince, Haiti
        16-May Lake Ontelaunee, PA Poole  
      1942/1943 one banded in Maine by F. Schmid found on Marajo Island Brazil per Gillespie - {no dates given}
        14-Jul Anglesea, NJ McDonald 20 with young
      1945 4-May Haverford, PA Hastings  
      1946 June Corson's Inlet, NJ J. Rigby Great Egg Inlet,Bay area at 34th St - a few nesting pairs
130 Forster's Tern Sterna forsteri 1943/1944 20-Aug Stone Harbor, NJ Manners 15
      1946 30-Dec Ocean City, MD Poole  
131 Roseate Tern Sterna dougalli dougalli 1943/1944 2-Jul Tucker's Beach, NJ Miller Nest with 2 eggs. 
      1945 8-Jul Ocean City, NJ J. Rigby  
      1946 8/26 & 9/2 Harvey Cedars, NJ Weyl  
132 Least Tern Sterna antillarum antillarum 1942/1943 14-Jul Anglesea, NJ McDonald 15 with young
      1945 29-Jul Westville, NJ Manners 15
      1946 June Corson's Inlet, NJ J. Rigby 150 breeding pairs - Great Egg Inlet
133 Royal Tern Thalasseus maximus maximus 1943/1944 17-Sep Warren Grove, NJ Potter  
        22-Sep Point Pleasant, NJ Potter  
        22-Sep Bay Head, NJ Potter  
        17-Sep Holgate, NJ Potter 1 dead
134 Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia imperator 1943/1944 22-Sep Point Pleasant, NJ Potter  
        17-Sep Holgate, NJ Miller 6
      1945 27-Sep Corson's Inlet, NJ E. Rigby  
      1946 12-May Beverly, NJ Miller & P. Street  
        2-Sep Delair, NJ Potter 2
        11-Aug Lake Ontelaunee, PA Martin & Heed 3
        29-Dec Cape May, NJ Street, Lukens & Kramer  
      1947 10-Jul Delair, NJ Haines  

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