Oct. 12, 1907 - 2nd state record and earliest fall record
(1); Specimen (Deposition of specimen unknown); near Louisiana, Pike Co.; Observer not listed; R & E, Widman 1908.

Oct. 28, 1894 - 1st state record
(1); Specimen (Deposition of specimen unknown); Kansas City, Jackson Co.; Observer not listed; R & E, Bryant 1895.

Nov. 5 - late Dec. 1972 - 5th state record and highest single day count
(3); Photographed; At a feeder in north Kansas City, Clay Co.; W. Rodgers et al; R & E, BB 40[1]:9;
Major movement of this species across the Great Plains from the Rocky Mountains during fall of 1972.

Dec. 21-23, 2002 - 6th state record and 1st since 1972 and 1st record for the St. Louis area
(1); Photographed; Busch CA, St. Charles Co.; Rich Kostecke, Bill Rowe, Randy Korotev, Michael Grant et al;
16th Annual MBRC Report, 2002-71.

Jan. 10 - March 31, 1969 - 4th state record
(1); Pleasant Hill, At a suet feeder in Cass Co.; H. Williams, L. Warner; R & E, BB 38[1]:2.

Feb. 14, 1962 - 3rd state record and latest winter record
(1); near Nevada, Vernon Co.; T. Pucci; R & E, BB 29[1]:20.