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Theodore A. Olson Papers

Identifier: TMD212

Scope and Contents

The collection contains photographs from Bastrop, Tex. (1944) and the Italian Campaign (1945).


  • 1944-1945


Language of Materials

Material is in English unless otherwise noted.

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

All requests for permission to publish, reproduce, or quote from material in the collection should be discussed with the appropriate librarian or archivist. Permission for publication may be given on behalf of the Denver Public Library as the owner of the physical item. It is not intended to include or permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained by the customer. The imply Library does not assume any responsibility for infringement of copyright or publication rights of the manuscript held by the writer, heirs, donors, or executors. Reproduction restrictions are decided on a case-by-case basis.

Biographical / Historical

Theodore Angus Olson was born in 1917 in Oxford, Idaho. He served with the 10th Mountain Division at Camp Hale, Colorado and Camp Swift, Texas in 1944. Olson was assigned to the Headquarters Company of the 10th Quartermaster Battalion and held the rank of 2nd Lieutenant. Following the war, he lived in Salt Lake City, Utah where he was married to Lois Latimer Olson (1920-2006). Olson died in 1973.


1 envelope

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift; Lois Olson; 2004.


Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.

Linking Entry Complexity Note

Forms part of: 10th Mountain Division Resource Center Collection.

Theodore A. Olson Papers
Keli Schmid
April 10, 2020
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Anglo American Cataloguing Rules
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Repository Details

Part of the Denver Public Library, Western History and Genealogy Repository

10 W. 14th Ave. Pkwy
Denver CO 80204 United States