Scioto Audubon Metro Park & Memorializing the Passenger Pigeon

Coming soon! The story of Scioto Audubon Park in downtown Columbus and its memorial to the now extinct passenger pigeon, whose flocks were once so thick they darkened the skies of pioneer Ohio and Kentucky.

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Passenger Pigeon Memorial, Grange Insurance Audubon Center, Scioto Audubon Metro Park, Columbus, Ohio (2012)

Passenger Pigeon Memorial, Grange Insurance Audubon Center, Scioto Audubon Metro Park, Columbus, Ohio (2012)

Image courtesy of Andrew Lee Feight, Ph.D., from the Scioto Historical Series, private collection, Friendship, Ohio. View File Details Page

Inscription, Passenger Pigeon Memorial, Grange Insurance Audubon Center, Scioto Audubon Metro Park, Columbus, Ohio (2012)

Inscription, Passenger Pigeon Memorial, Grange Insurance Audubon Center, Scioto Audubon Metro Park, Columbus, Ohio (2012)

Image courtesy of Andrew Lee Feight, Ph.D., from the Scioto Historical Series, private collection, Friendship, Ohio. View File Details Page

Interior, Grange Insurance Audubon Center, Scioto Audubon Metro Park, Columbus, Ohio (2012)

Interior, Grange Insurance Audubon Center, Scioto Audubon Metro Park, Columbus, Ohio (2012)

Image courtesy of Andrew Lee Feight, Ph.D., from the Scioto Historical Series, private collection, Friendship, Ohio. View File Details Page

"Explore the Scioto River," classroom, Grange Insurance Audubon Center, Scioto Audubon Metro Park, Columbus, Ohio (2012)

"Explore the Scioto River," classroom, Grange Insurance Audubon Center, Scioto Audubon Metro Park, Columbus, Ohio (2012)

Image courtesy of Andrew Lee Feight, Ph.D., from the Scioto Historical Series, private collection, Friendship, Ohio. View File Details Page

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Andrew Lee Feight, Ph.D., “Scioto Audubon Metro Park & Memorializing the Passenger Pigeon,” Scioto Historical, accessed May 22, 2017, http://sciotohistorical.org/items/show/54.

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