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Passenger Pigeons: Topics in Chronicling America

Search Strategies & Selected Articles

Search Strategies

The links below provide access to a sampling of articles from historic newspapers that can be found in Chronicling America. You can further explore the topic of "passenger pigeons" using the following search strategies:

  • Use the following terms in combination, proximity, or as a phrase:
    extinct, extinction, passenger, pigeons
  • When searching using these terms, be aware that other species of pigeon may come up, such as the carrier pigeon or the homing pigeon.

Selected Articles from Chronicling America