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

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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.


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


Folder List in accession file.



Repository Loc.

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


  • 1960
  • 1960-2003
  • circa 1960-2003


  • Animals
  • Paleontologists
  • Birds
  • Paleontology
  • Ornithology
  • Ornithologists


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

Local number

SIA Acc. 04-058

Physical description

4.01 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes) (1 oversize folder)

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