John Eli  Scriber  (1835-1903)

John Eli Scriber  (1835-1903) with now extinct Wild Passenger Pigeons. That was the note on the back of the picture. - Susan

However, on close examination I see the distinctive tail marking of the Ruffed Grouse - Evelyn

Partridge (Ruffed Grouse)

Passenger Pigeons

Town of Rockland NY. (Probably at the Beach farm).

John was  married to Mary Esther Purvis (great granddaughter of settler George)