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Wolden, Bernt Olaf



  • Existence: 1886-1968


Bernt Olaf Wolden (1886-1968) of Estherville, Iowa, was a rural mail carrier for thirty-five years. However, he was also a writer, naturalist, and historian. He was an ornithologist and a charter member of the Iowa Bird Union. Wolden published many articles on plant studies, concentrating on the botany of Emmet County, Iowa. The Iowa Academy of Science honored his achievements at its 100th anniversary meeting in 1975.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Bernt Olaf Wolden Papers

Identifier: MsC0407

Naturalist. Correspondence and notebooks of nature observations.

Dates: 1902-1969