Nests and Eggs of the Birds of Ohio 2013 Calendar
11/21/2012 1:00:15 PM
Bird lovers everywhere can now enjoy the beautiful illustrations of Genevieve Jones, an amateur naturalist, from Circleville, Ohio. Cleveland Public Library now carries one of its most prized treasures in a desk calendar available in The Library Gift Shop located in the Main Library, Louis Stokes Wing, 325 Superior Avenue, downtown Cleveland.
Each month features a different bird’s nest and eggs from the state of Ohio. The hand-painted illustrations, created between 1876 and1879, were widely praised for their accurate detail.
Read the story about Genevieve Jones and her contribution to the field of ornithology.
Visit the Special Collections Department on the 3rd floor of the Library’s Main Building to view the original hand-painted prints.
This unique calendar makes a great gift! Friends members receive a 25% discount.
For more information please contact Friends of the Cleveland Public Library: firstname.lastname@example.org or 216-623-2821.