Guajolote was the Aztec name for a bird native to the Americas Benjamin Franklin wanted it to be used as the symbol of the US What bird is this?

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What bird did Benjamin Franklin want to be adopted as the US national bird?

The noble turkey! How much fun would THAT have been? . Benjamin Franklin felt the turkey had far more noble qualities than the Bald Eagle. Of the Bald Eagle, he wrote: ..

Why did Benjamin Franklin want the US national bird to be the turkey?

Benjamin Franklin felt the turkey had far more noble qualities than the Bald Eagle. Of the Bald Eagle, he wrote: ... he is a bird of bad moral character, he does not get hi

What is the symbolic use of birds in 'The Odyssey'?

Birds have been seen throughout time and with many different cultures as symbols. Eagles, which are quite prominent within The Odyssey , symbolize courage, independence and e