The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Collection

Distances traveled in one second : birds

Diagram showing the distances traveled in one second of small birds (54 feet per second), quail and others (60 f/s), crows (66 f/s), geese and brant (70 f/s), ducks (85 f/s), swifts, swallows and teals (100 f/s) and duck hawks (146 f/s).


7.5 x 14 cm

Tribune Company

black and white

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  • The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Image Collection

  • Chicago Sunday Tribune (December 16, 1934), p. 8

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