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Painted Redstart

1 RECORDS
MARC number#LocationCountyArrival dateDeparture dateObserversReport
1947-011Marblehead Neck Wildlife SanctuaryEssex10/18/194710/18/1947Mrs. Heyliger de Windt13

Another extraordinary Massachusetts record, a Painted Restart was present at Marblehead Neck 18-19 Oct 1947. The bird was seen by many, including Ludlow Griscom. Found by C. de Windt, the bird was even documented with a motion picture camera. The Committee is still trying to locate this film!