ATTENTION: Exhibit changeover will be taking place April 15-19. The ground floor of the museum will be impacted but the museum will remain open. Thank you for your patience as we bring you a new exhibition.

Library Collection

There is over 120 cubic feet of Peterson’s personal papers, correspondence and manuscripts spanning more than 70 years. The collection includes books published by Peterson, along with the bulk of his personal library of journals, periodicals and books authored by other renowned naturalists and ornithologists, including Olin Sewall Pettingill and Arthur Cleveland Bent.