Baby killdeers, 1956
Additional caption slip reads: "Photographer: Gaze. Date: 1956-07-11. Reporter: Gaze. Assignment: Baby killdeers. Special instructions: Print birds, hands, sign only. #66: Without any invitation to confer concerning their wishes, these three baby killdeers are taken from their birthplace on the roof of the county courthouse at Santa Monica, to an adjacent garden area to be reunited with the parent birds. More than 40 killdeer eggs have been laid and hatched in the Santa Monica civic center but mortality rates on rooftop births have been hi [sic]".