Lawrence H. Walkinshaw

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Lawrence Harvey Walkinshaw (1904–1993) was an American ornithologist and an expert on cranes, about which he published at least three books: Kirkland's Warbler (1983), The Sandhill Cranes (1949) and Cranes of the World (1973).[1][2][3][4] He was the president of the Wilson Ornithological Society from 1958 to 1960.[5] He was also an avid genealogist and published two family histories: Genealogy of the Ezra Grinnell Family (1978) and The Walkinshaws (1986).

Walkinshaw was by profession a dentist, having graduated from the University of Michigan School of Dentistry in 1929.