Thomas Proctor letter to Mariana Wright Chapman

Image A00180179 1 lg
Date created 1897-03-28
Description Thomas Proctor was a scientist and ornithologist. Discusses evidence he has seen of women's feelings towards wearing bird feathers. "I believe that most of this humanizing sentiment operating for good towards our feathered friends is due to the laudable efforts of the Woman's Club."
Size 2 pages
Type text
Subjects Birds--Conservation | Clothing and dress | Women--Societies and clubs | Brooks, John Graham, 1846-1938
Geographical location Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Language English
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Local Identifier A00180179
Contributing institution Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
Rights Please cite appropriately, crediting Mariana Wright Chapman Family Papers, SFHL-RG5-260, Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College as the source and indicating the identifier of the item, A00180179. This work is believed to be in the Public Domain under the laws of the United States. For more information, see