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Figure 12 - The Turkey Buzzard
The Turkey Buzzard (Cathartes aura) (Turkey Vulture)
Edited and enhanced out of a hand-colored lithograph from "Zoology of New York, or the New-York Fauna, Part II, Birds" by James Ellsworth De Kay (J. F. Schreiber, 1844). Artist: J. W. (John William) Hill; lithographer: George Endicott; and Packard, Gavit & Co.
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