Mourning Dove

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Mourning Dove (b. Humishima or Christine Quintasket)

(1888–1936) Okanogan/Colville writer, activist; born in Bonner's Ferry, Ida. A migrant worker in Washington most of her adult life, she wrote one of the few early novels by a Native American woman, Cogewea, the Half-Blood (1927), as well as Coyote Stories (1933). She also cofounded the Colville Indian Council (1930) and in 1935 became the first woman elected to the Colville Tribal Council.
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1 Zenaida macroura Yellow-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus americanus Barred Owl 0.
Migration Common name Scientific name status Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus NAM Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura NAM Yellow-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus americanus NTM Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica NTM Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris NTM Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius NAM Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens PER Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus NAM Empidonax flycatcher Empidonax spp.
027 Great-crested Flycatcher Myiarchus crinitus Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis American Crow Corvus brachyryhncos Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura Red-eyed Vireo Vireo olivaceous Blue-gray Gnatcatcher Polioptila caerulea Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina American Goldfinch Carduelis tristis Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater (-) 0.