native Ithacan and the nation's most notable
ornithological painter since Audubon.
Cornell University holds a large collection of his bird illustrations, as well as his personal papers. You will find here a database with 2500 of these illustrations, as well as an exhibit based on the journal he kept during the 1899 Harriman Alaska expedition.
Search the L. A. Fuertes Image Database
Visit the Harriman Expedition Exhibit
View the guide to Cornell's collection of Louis Agassiz Fuertes personal papers
Division of Rare and
Manuscript Collections, Cornell
Page designed by Angela Moll & Noni Korf Vidal.
Last updated 8/31/01.