In the introduction to T. Gilbert Pearson’s autobiography, Adventures in Bird Protection, Frank M. Chapman praised Pearson as the “leading bird conserver of his generation,” the person who, more than any other, must be credited with having “secured legal rights for Citizen Bird.“
Orr, Oliver H.
"T. Gilbert Pearson: Young Ornithologist in Florida,"
Florida Historical Quarterly: Vol. 62
, Article 4.
Available at: https://stars.library.ucf.edu/fhq/vol62/iss2/4