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    • Boise Basin Quilters' Quilt Inventory

    • quilts
    • The Collection includes a history sheet (or sheets) for each quilt along with an image of the quilt. There are also three boxes of slides that feature several photographs of each quilt.
    • MS833
    • Silver City, Idaho Pioneers

    • Frontier & pioneer life; Mining camps; City & town life; Pioneers;
    • (l to r): Standing: Mrs. Sadie Dewey; Mrs. Fehrensen's sister; Mrs. Robert Leonard; Mrs. Simon Harris; Miss Lill Hallaway; Mrs. Fred Fehrensen; Mrs. Oro Nichols; Mrs. Gombrig; Mrs. Fehrensen's sister (2); Mrs Sally Feurer; Mrs. Joseph Hutchinson....
    • ITD_06198

    • ""Halfway"" Station between Silver City and Walters Ferry over the Snake River in Owyhee County.
    • Social Life and Customs, Silver City, Idaho

    • Activities; Clothing & dress; Balls (Parties); Dresses; Women; Millinery;
    • "All dead tired the day after the ball." Standing, l. to R.: Mrs. Mary Noble, Mrs. Anna Sonna Smalley (?). Seated, l. to R.: Maude Horrie Northrop, Mrs. Purington, Mrs. M. Horrie Lyon. On floor: Harriet F. Harris.
    • Buildings, Silver City, Idaho

    • Mining; Mining camps; Storehouses; Stone buildings;
    • "First Powder House" First on right hand side as you leave Silver City, July 19, 1975.
    • Cowboys - Johny Percell and Others

    • cowboys; camping
    • "Pioneers of Castle Creek" at Silver City. Left to right: Johny Percell, Fred Graves, Eugene Howe, Rose Slack, Thad Porter, Rufus Fletcher, William Hearst, Thomas Beggs, Bill Davis, Frank McMahon.
    • Buildings, Silver City, Idaho 1

    • Mining; Mining camps; Storehouses; Stone buildings;
    • "Second Powder House" This building was recently purchased and renovated for summertime residency.
    • Pioneers, Silver City, Idaho 2

    • Pioneers; Children; Children's clothing & dress; Mining camps;
    • "The Children"- four young children, July 1895. The children and a dog are sitting on a rock pile.
    • The Owyhee War - 1868

    • mining; war; history; Ephemera; governors; Judicial proceedings;
    • "This is thought to be the only complete and accurate account ever written on this particular war. It was written at the request of Governor Ballard by John R. McBride, then Chief Justice of Idaho Territorial Supreme Court. (from court records...
    • Silver Creek - Fishing

    • Fishing; Leisure; Recreation; Sporting goods;
    • A "Strike" on Silver Creek near Sun Valley. Fly fishing in Idaho.
    • 3254
    • Silver City, Idaho

    • Mining camps; Children; Clothing & dress; vehicles;
    • A couple of kids wander up a street in Silver City, Idaho.
    • Exhibit - Gold Degrees Of Fineness

    • Assaying; Assayers; Gold; Exhibitions; Display cards;
    • A display card featuring samples of gold at different degrees of fineness. The board was created by A. L. Simondi, assayer, Silver City, Idaho. The board was for R. F. Johnson, Esq., with compliments of the Donor.
    • MS48Box53Hawley
    • Cowboy on Horse

    • fairs; horses; cowboys; saddlery
    • A finely outfitted cowboy sits astride a Palamino horse. Decorative silver mounted saddle and tack is evident.
    • Silver City, Idaho

    • Mining camps; Wooden buildings; Building deterioration; Westward movement; Ghost towns;
    • A great view of heavily weathered buildings in Silver City, Idaho. Most are old two story structures. this is a very picturesque view with seven buildings set in heavy brush.
    • Silver City, Idaho - Buildings (C)

    • Panoramic views; Ghost towns; Dwellings; Mining camps;
    • A panoramic view of houses, sheds, and out buildings at the base of a sage brush covered mountainside. The large fancy two story structure is the Stoddard house.
    • Silver City, Idaho - Buildings (J)

    • Panoramic views; Mining camps; Ghost towns; Wooden buildings; Westward movement; Mining; Cities & towns; Roads;
    • A view of the whole valley containing Silver City and its surroundings. Many of the streets and buildings are visible.
    • Silver City and Delamar, Idaho (E)

    • Mining; Children's clothing & dress; Children; Women;
    • A woman and two children standing by a sign for the Delamar general store and post office.


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