Another thing I thought was cool! (Can you tell I am addicted to looking at old bird-related books and magazines on Google Books?!)
Here is a feature about birds in a vintage edition of Life Magazine. Featuring artwork by Guy Tudor, illustrator for the Field Guide to the Songbirds of South America.
About the artist:
The link to this volume on Google Books is here.
Images are below*.
* NOTE: I did not save the high-res version of each picture, unfortunately… The way I saved it was the way it looked on my screen. D’OH! Until I get higher-res versions uploaded, you will have to go to the actual pages of the magazine to see the best versions of the pictures below. Sorry about that.
A spread about Southward migration:
Cool picture featuring night migrators, navigating by the stars (!!):
Spread about Northward migration: