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Wallace M. Olson

(3 Oct 1932 21 Dec 2015)Wallace Mark Olson, age 83, passed away in Juneau on December 21, 2015. Although in declining health, his death was unexpected. Wally, as he was known to family and friends, was born in Breckenridge, Minnesota, to Melvin C.
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...My turn Preserving history is simply intelligent By WALLACE M. OLSON Psychologists, educators and philosophers sometimes...for preserving our Alaska heritage, doesn't it? Wallace M. Olson is a Juneau anthropologist and retired University...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...roads in the Tongass Forest? My turn A column by WALLACE M. OLSON Since there are no easy answers now, let's have...decide if there should be more roads in the Tongass. Wallace M. Olson, of Juneau, is a retired professor of archeology...
Debate needed between Parnell and French

...with our opinions and suggestions. If the debate is contained or limited to only the Legislative committees, many voters may never see or hear the evidence. We need to have that proposed open and public debate. Wallace M. Olson Auke Bay
There are stories behind the familiar names of local places

...source is "The Alaska Travel Journal of Archibald Menzies, 1793-1794" with an introduction and annotation by Wallace M. Olson and a list of the botanical collections by John F. Thilenius, University of Alaska Press, 1993. Menzies was in...
Thanks for the Yupik science, survival exhibit

...Juneauites and visitors. I consider it a "must see" exhibit. Recommended visiting time: at least an hour or two. Wallace M. Olson Professor of anthropology (emeritus), University of Alaska Southeast Juneau
Do we need a change in our constitution to restrict citizenship?

...citizenship at birth, but may apply for citizenship in the countries from which their parents came illegally while awaiting permission to become U.S. citizens. That would solve a lot of immigration problems. Wallace M. Olson Auke Bay
My Turn: More personal connections, accountability in government

...knowledgeably. I think the old terms were representative government and democracy. Let's find ways to recover the past. Wallace M. Olson is a Juneau resident and a professor of anthropology emeritus at the University of Alaska Southeast.
Making government representative

...campaigns of those destined to represent us. We may not have a democracy, but we certainly do have a right to a truly representative government. We don't want Alaskans to be represented by the highest bidder. Wallace M. Olson Auke Bay
Seaweeds or sea vegetables?

...Seaweed Cultivation in Minamikaybe, Hokkaido, Japan: Potential for Similar Mariculture in Southeastern Alaska." by Wallace M. Olson, Marine Advisory Bulletin # 27, University of Alaska, Alaska Sea Grant College Program. January, 1987. ? Wally...


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