16 results found for: name:"Irey, Katherine"

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1979

Irey, Katherine

Bird journal of Katherine Irey

Florida - Documents Katherine and Kenneth's daily life as well as their birding adventures, both big and small. The journal describes their birding activities in Florida and their driving trip through Canada to Alaska for their first adventure in Attu and Gambell. Katherine and Kenneth arrive in Attu on May 17 and stay there until June 4th. They arrive in Gambell on June 5 and stay until... more

Burgett-Irey Family Papers

1983 – 1989

Irey, Kenneth

Bird chase book

United States - Chronicles Katherine and Kenneth's bird-watching trips in great detail. The journal begins after the Ireys spotted their 700th bird species. Each entry is described as a "chase" after a specific bird or birds they are looking for and the diary has a total of 53 chases. The majority of the chases begin with a birding friend calling the Irey's to notify them of a bird sit... more

Burgett-Irey Family Papers

1934 May 15

Irey, Katherine

Letter from Katherine Irey to Sarah Kessel

Valley Forge National Historical Park (Pa.) - Katherine starts the letter to her mother by scolding her for not writing sooner, although she acknowledges that she doesn't write very often either. She is sending Grace a birthday present which she must return promptly if she doesn't like it. Katherine wishes that she lived close enough to her mother to be able to bring her some fresh flowers. She writes about the various successes and fail... more

Burgett-Irey Family Papers

1931

Irey, Katherine

Junie's baby book

Highland Park (N.J.) - Photo album documenting June's infancy from the time she was a newborn up until age three. The first portion of the album shows newborn June with her mother Katherine Irey, and her father Kenneth Irey. Many of the images depict June posing in front of their home in New Jersey or playing in their yard or neighborhood. Some of the pictures show June being held by neighbor... more

Burgett-Irey Family Papers

1933 Mar. 14

Irey, Katherine

Letter from Katherine Irey to Sarah Kessel

United States - Katherine begins her letter to her mother Sarah by thanking her and the kids for their letters. She expresses excitement about her upcoming trip home. Katherine writes about payday, but laments the fact that she hasn't been able to cash any checks due to the bank crisis. The bank only allowed them $10 a week from their account which is not enough to live on. They also cannot deposi... more

Burgett-Irey Family Papers

1979 June

Whitehead, Jane

Inside a quonset hut

Alaska - Katty and Ken Irey with Helen and Max Parker in a quonset hut on Attu Island.

Burgett-Irey Family Papers

1979 June

Parker, Helen

Birders outside a quonset hut

Gambell (Alaska) - Ben King, Paul DuMont, Ken and Katherine Irey, and Max Parker in their birding attire.

Burgett-Irey Family Papers

1979 June

Parker, Helen

Katherine and Kenneth Irey in birding attire

Gambell (Alaska) - Outside of Gambell's post office.

Burgett-Irey Family Papers