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Oral history interview with Sigurd F. Olson
BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Born 1899. Conservationist. Past President of the National Parks Association and the Wilderness Society. Author - The Singing Wilderness, Listening Point, The Lonely Land, Ruins of the North, Open Horizons, Wilderness Days. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Childhood, education. Early conservationist efforts. Boundary Waters Canoe Area. The interest of youth in the environment. The importance of the wilderness. His writing. Robert Herbst's work as Minnesota Department of Natural Resources commissioner.
3 hours sound cassette
46 pages transcript
Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
01:58:07 running time
Interviewee: Olson, Sigurd F.
Interviewer: McKane, John
Interviewer: Herbst, Robert L.
Interviewer: Searle, R. Newell
Made in: Ely, Saint Louis County, Minnesota, United States
|Holding Type||Oral History - Interview|
OH 71 (Library Call Number)
AV2000.166 (Accession Number)
MNHS Library Catalog