Is he named Ovenbird because he has a door in one side of his nest like an oven?
"Citizen Bird" by Mabel Osgood Wright and Elliott Coues
The vireos, the cardinal and the tanager add to the brilliancy and the ovenbird and veery to the melody.
"Some Spring Days in Iowa" by Frederick John Lazell
Snipes and plover, orioles and ovenbirds, bobolinks and meadow-larks, all had lived in it by turns for a few days.
"The Biography of a Prairie Girl" by Eleanor Gates
She stopped for a minute to look at an Ovenbird's nest.
"Among the Night People" by Clara Dillingham Pierson
It is only by a happy accident that this nest of the ovenbird is discovered.
"Bird Neighbors" by Neltje Blanchan