Hyde Park Neighborhood

Hyde Park Neighborhood

Hyde Park Neighborhood
Parakeets 14
VII: Chicago Maroon
Monk parakeets sit on power lines by their nests, which are built on electrical transformers near Harold Washington Park in Chicago's Hyde Park. A self-sustaining population of the parrot species has lived in the area since the 1980s (14th of 24 photographs).
Monk parakeet | Nests (Animal architecture) | Nest building | Animals--Habitations | Transformers
Swistun, Luke
Black-and-white negatives; 3.6 x 2.4 cm
Chicago, Illinois
Chicago Maroon, November 4, 1997, p. 9
Archival Photographic Files
University of Chicago Library, Special Collections Research Center
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