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Richard Harlan
Date: 1796 - 1843
Remarks: Quaker; Audubon named a bird in his honor, Harlan's Red-tailed hawk; possibly from Philadelphia; gave Audubon two Common barn-owls, illustrated in 1863.17.171; Member of The Academy of Natural Sciences, Philly; it was Dr. Harlan who suggested the Academy purchase a subscription of Audubon's "Birds of America"