Charles W. Lockerbie papers, 1927-1962  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Lockerbie, Charles W., 1879-1963
Charles W. Lockerbie papers
1927-1962 (inclusive)
2.5 linear feet
Collection Number
The Charles W. Lockerbie papers (1927-1962) contain field notebooks, bird lists, correspondence, subject files, and scrapbooks. Lockerbie was a Utah ornithologist.
University of Utah Libraries, Special Collections.
Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library
University of Utah
295 South 1500 East
Salt Lake City, UT
Telephone: 801-581-8863
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Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The Charles W. Lockerbie papers (1927-1962) contain field notebooks, bird lists, correspondence, subject files, and scrapbooks.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

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Preferred Citation

Initial Citation: Charles W. Lockerbie papers, ACCN 0992, Box [ ]. Special Collections and Archives. University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott. Salt Lake City, Utah.

Following Citations: ACCN 0992.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Personal and professional materialsReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Field notes
Field trip notes
This box contains Audobon Society Field Tips (1940-1949; 1950-1958), Year Lists (1941-1947; 1948-1958), and Species Accounts, volumes I-V.
Bird lists
This box contains bird lists, bird list return, and miscellaneous notebooks.
Correspondence involves the following: Lillian Lockerbie and William Behle, Guy Emerson, Ed Lapham, Ernie Linford, Olivia McHugh, Richard Pough, Roger Tory Peterson, Fern Tainter, Bill Vandemeer, Nathaniel Whitney, Bear River Bird Refuge (Vanez Wilson), and miscellaneous.
Subject files
This box contains: Biographical sketche of C.W.L. by William Behle, Early Life and Ancestors, "Our Changing World," Pocatello, Idaho (1922-1926), California (1926-1930), Return to Utah, Utah Audobon Society, Utah Audobon Society and Birds, Monthly Field Trip Summaries, Christmas Bird Counts, Miscellaneous Bird Lists, Responses to Requests for Information on Birds, Audubon Field Notes-Correspondence, Historian's Reports and Summaries, City and State Officials-Correspondence, National Audubon Society-Correspondence, and Utah State Dept Fish and Game-Correspondence.
Subject files
This box contains: Contribution to "The Gull," Donations to Utah Audubon Society Library, Unitarian Society, Rocks and Minerals, Trips beyond Utah, Disposition of Belongings, Gift Rocks etc, to Westminster College--Robert E. Maurer, Memorial Services, "After Charlie's Death," Memorabilia, Lillian Lockerbie Memorabilia, Pencil Sketches by C.W.L.
Scrapbooks and general materials
The scrapbooks consist mostly of news clippings although there are two pages of photographs depicting the Skyline Hiking Club from 1923.
1923; 1941-1967

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Bird watching--Utah
  • Birds--Utah
  • Ornithologists--Utah
  • Personal Names :
  • Behle, William Harroun, 1909-
  • Linford, Ernie
  • Lockerbie, Lillian May
  • Peterson, Roger Tory, 1908-
  • Corporate Names :
  • National Audubon Society
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Correspondence
  • Field notes
  • Lists