Next Monday, February 3 at 4:30 p.m. Crerar Library is hosting a lecture and reception for our exhibit: Charles Otis Whitman: His Science, His Special Birds and the Marine Biological Laboratory. Charles Whitman was a University of Chicago professor and a a pioneer in the study of animal behavior. One of his main research interests was the passenger pigeon.
Joel Greenberg, author of A Feathered River Across the Sky: the Passenger Pigeon’s Flight to Extinction, will be speaking.
To RSVP visit: www.lib.uchicago.edu/e/crerar/exhibits/