Historical Perspectives

 

Althea Sherman, an Early Pioneer

Althea Sherman gazes through binoculars.
Althea Sherman gazes through binoculars.
Althea Sherman's Chimney Swift Tower - commissioned in 1915.
Althea Sherman’s Chimney Swift Tower – commissioned in 1915.

Click here to view an article about Althea’s restored tower in Iowa.

Linda & Robert Scarth blogged about the nest in Althea’s tower and have wonderful photos of the nestlings in the tower.

To learn more about Althea Sherman and her research, visit the Althea Sherman Project website.

Keep Chimney Swifts common in Wisconsin