SIA Acc. 04-058, Olson, Storrs L, Storrs L. Olson Papers, c. 1960-2003

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Summary

This accession consists of papers documenting the professional career of Storrs L. Olson, an avian paleontologist and curator in the Division of Birds, National Museum of Natural History. Included is professional correspondence documenting curatorial duties, field work, and the publication of results; photographs of Olson; correspondence, drafts, photographs, and illustrations concerning his published manuscripts; and materials and correspondence pertaining to the 4th International Meeting of the Society of Avian Paleontology and Evolution (SAPE), June 4-7, 1996, organized by Storrs L. Olson and Helen F. James.

Creator

Olson, Storrs L

Subject

  • James, Helen F
  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Division of Birds
  • Society of Avian Paleontology and Evolution

Notes

Folder List in accession file.

Organization

Unarranged

Repository Loc.

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520

Date

  • 1960
  • 1960-2003
  • c 1960-2003

Restrictions & Rights

Restricted until the donor's death, Transferring office; 12/2/1988 Agreement of Transfer.; Contact reference staff for details

Topic

  • Paleontology
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Form/Genre

  • Manuscripts
  • Collection descriptions
  • Clippings
  • Black-and-white photographs
  • Color photographs
  • Black-and-white negatives

Local number

SIA Acc. 04-058

Physical description

4.43 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes) (1 12x17 box)