Storrs Olson Examines Bird Skulls; Dr. Francis "Frank" S. L. Williamson at Work
Williamson, Francis S. L
Olson, Storrs L
Chesapeake Bay Center for Field Biology
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs
April 21, 1969
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Storrs Olson, resident manager of the Chesapeake Bay Center for Field Biology, now known as Smithsonian Environmental Research Center, examines bird skulls in the headquarters building; Dr. Francis "Frank" S. L. Williamson, Director of the Chesapeake Bay Center for Field Biology, at work.
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Storrs Olson is a Curator Emeritus in the Division of Birds at the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History. Storrs talks about his childhood collections of animals and he laughs about the rats his mother found in the freezer. This video is one of a series taken from the mobile app Skin & Bones. The app brings animal skeletons to life through 3D imagery in the Bone Hall at the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History. Download on the App Store and enjoy the videos and 3D experience at the Museum or wherever you are.
The anseriform relationships of Anatalavis Olson and Parris (Anseranatidae), with a new species from the Lower Eocene London Clay
Olson, Storrs L.
Smithsonian staff publication
In: Olson, Storrs L., Avian paleontology at the close of the 20th century.(Proceedings of the 4th International Meeting of the Society of Avian Paleontology and Evolution Washington, D. C.) pp.231-243.