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Gordon Olson research collection

 Collection
Identifier: RHC-37
The collection was compiled by Olson during his research for biographies of Michigan entrepreneurs and major donors to GVSU D.J. Angus (1990), Robert B. Annis (1993), William G. Jackson (1996), Fred M. Keller (2000), Clare Jarecki (2001), Leslie E. Tassell (2001). Materials include taped and transcribed interviews, drafts of publications, copies of articles and personal and career related information about the subject of each biography. Published copy of Russel Kirkhof : Mechanic to Millionaire (1983) by Reid Holland and Gordon Olson is also included.

Dates

  • 1983-2001

Creator

Restrictions on Access

Collection is open for research use.

Publication Rights

For information on copyright or permissions for this collection, contact Grand Valley State University Special Collections.

Extent

2.5 Linear Feet (2 cartons)

Biography

Gordon Olson, historian and researcher wrote a series of biographical essays for Grand Valley State College. Olson also served as the Grand Rapids City Historian.

Source of Acquisition

Acquired from Gordon Olson, ca. 2002.
Title
Gordon Olson research collection, RHC-37
Author
Special Collections & University Archives
Date
2010
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Grand Valley State University Special Collections & University Archives Repository

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