Author:Charles Wendell Townsend

Charles Wendell Townsend
United States ornithologist
Charles Wendell Townsend


  • Birds of Labrador
  • Supplement to the birds of Essex County, Massachusetts
  • William Gilson Farlow miscellaneous specimen lists : collectors T-Z
  • The birds of Essex County, Massachusetts
  • A Labrador Spring
  • Beach grass
  • Captain Cartwright and his Labrador journal (BHL)
  • In Audubon's Labrador (BHL)
  • Notes on the summer birds of the Gaspé Peninsula, province of Quebec (BHL)
  • Sand Dunes and Salt Marshes [1]

The AukEdit

Works from The Auk:

  • The Use of the Wings and Feet by Diving Birds
  • The Courtship of the Merganser, Mallard, Black Duck, Baldpate, Wood Duck and Bufflehead
  • A New Subspecies of Hudsonian Chickadee from the Labrador Peninsula
  • Lesser Snow Goose (Chen h. hyperboreus) in Massachusetts
  • Notes on the Eider
  • In Audubon's Labrador
  • The Labrador Chickadee (Penthestes hudsonicus nigricans) in a Southward Migration
  • Notes on the Rock Dove (Columba domestica)
  • Ipswich Bird Notes
  • Destruction of Sea Birds in Labrador
  • The Willet in Nova Scotia
  • Notes from Seal Island, Nova Scotiaaa
  • A Winter Crow Roost
  • Courtship in Birds
  • Feeding of Grackles
  • Breeding of the Mockingbird near Boston, Mass
  • A Case of Mistaken Diagnosis
  • The Lark Sparrow in Massachusetts
  • On the Status of Brewster's Warbler (Helminthophila leucobronchialis)
  • An American White-Fronted Goose and Wilson's Phalarope in Essex County, Massachusetts
  • The Position of Birds' Feet in Flight
  • Labrador Notes
  • Some Habits of the English Sparrow (Passer domesticus)
  • A Note on the English Sparrow (Passer domesticus)
  • Note on the Crop Contents of a Nestling Mourning Dove (Zenaidura macroura)
  • Notes on the Birds of Cape Breton Island
  • A Carolina Wren Invasion of New England
  • The Courtship and Migration of the Red-Breasted Merganser (Mergus serrator)
  • Additional Notes on the Birds of Labrador
  • The Courtships of Golden-Eye and Eider Ducks
  • Notes on the Summer Birds of the St. John Valley, New Brunswick
  • The Validity of the Red-Legged Subspecies of Black Duck
  • The Case of a Crow and a Ruffed Grouse
  • Some More Labrador Notes
  • Sight Records of the Eskimo Curlew

Works about TownsendEdit


Some or all works by this author are in the public domain in the United States because they were published before January 1, 1925.

The author died in 1934, so works by this author are also in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 80 years or less. Works by this author may also be in the public domain in countries and areas with longer native copyright terms that apply the rule of the shorter term to foreign works.