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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
    • Gold Miner's Daughters, The Education Of : 1930 - 1943

    • mining; education; families; gold; history; livestock; country life; dogs;
    • A first person account of two daughters being raised in Idaho City from 1930 - 1943. They moved to Spanish Creek area in 1934 and wintered in Caldwell. The father was a gold miner. Describes his activities sluicing and panning gold. Describes their...
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    • American Association of University Women. Boise Chapter records

    • American Association of University Women. Boise Chapter. --Women-Idaho-Boise-Societies and clubs.
    • Constitution, by-laws, and minutes of meetings (1909-1963); scrapbooks of organization activities (1939-1988); yearbooks; history of the organization, 1909-1938; membership information; photographs; and memorabilia.
    • MS430
    • Penitentiary cornerstone collection

    • Idaho State Penitentiary (Boise)-History. --Time capsules-Idaho-Boise. --Boise (Idaho)-History-Sources.
    • Contents of an 1870 cornerstone from a cellhouse building at the Idaho Territorial Penitentiary. Includes correspondence, lists of fraternal lodge members, various almanacs and newspapers, coins, seals and other memorabilia.
    • MS308
    • Boise Reclamation Project history collection

    • Wells, Merle W. --Caldwell, Harry H. --United States. Bureau of Reclamation.-Idaho. --Boise Project (Idaho)
    • Copies of annual reports, operation and maintenance reports, project files from the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, and related files pertaining to the Boise Reclamation Project. Assembled by Idaho State Historical Society staff for a study prepared by...
    • MS408
    • Lugenbeel, Pinkney papers

    • Lugenbeel, Pinkney, 1819-1886. --United States. Army.-Military life-History-19th century. --Nez Percé Indians-Wars, 1877. --Indians of North America-Wars-1815-1875. --Mexican War, 1846-1848. --Fort Wayne (Ind.)-History-Sources. --Fort Boise...
    • Correspondence, offical reports and special orders relating to Major Lugenbeel's military career which included service during the war with Mexico, establishment of Fort Boise, Idaho, in 1863 and duty as commandant at Fort Wayne, Indiana. Also...
    • MS161
    • Frank R. Fouch papers

    • Frontier and pioneer life-Idaho-Parma. --General stores-Idaho-Parma-History-Sources. --Parma (Idaho)-History-Sources. --Fort Boise (Idaho)-History-Sources. --Boise River Valley (Idaho)-History-Sources.
    • Diary (Sept. 1887-June 1888), recording business and recreational activities of Fouch as store manager in Parma, Idaho; addresses commemorating Old Fort Boise monument (1927); correspondence concerning the early history of the Boise Valley.
    • MS67
    • Cyprian Bradley manuscript

    • Catholic Church. Diocese of Boise (Idaho)-History.
    • History of the Catholic Diocese of Boise, volume II, unpublished.
    • MS406
    • Index of interview with Hazel Peterson, 09-16-1999

    • Boise (Idaho)--History. --Schools--Idaho--Boise--History.
    • In her 1999 interview with Troy Reeves, Hazel Peterson discusses her time at Boise High School and her life in Boise, Idaho in the 1930s and 1940s. She talks about sewing class and working in the cafeteria. She also talks in detail of the...
    • OH1440
    • Index of interview with Jean Wilson, 09-22-1999

    • Schools--Idaho--Boise--History. --Boise (Idaho)--History.
    • In her 1999 interview with Troy Reeves, Jean Wilson discusses her time at Boise High School and her life in Boise, Idaho in the 1930s and 1940s. She talks about attending Boise High during World War II and how it affected her life.
    • OH1447
    • Index of interview with Melva Smith, 09-17-1999

    • Boise (Idaho)--History. --Schools--Idaho--Boise--History.
    • In her 1999 interview with Troy Reeves, Melva Smith discusses her time at Boise High School and her life in Boise, Idaho in the 1930s and 1940s. She talks about different stores and restaurants in Boise and discusses in detail the Egyptian Theatre...
    • OH1445
    • Index of interview with Pat Wilcomb, 11-23-1999

    • Boise (Idaho)--History. --Schools--Idaho--Boise--History. --McCall (Idaho)--History.
    • In her 1999 interview with Troy Reeves, Pat Wilcomb discusses her time at Boise High School and her life in Boise, Idaho in the 1930s and 1940s. She talks about the different movie theaters in town and discusses a little of the history of McCall,...
    • OH1446
    • Index of interview with June Smith, 01-19-2000

    • Boise (Idaho)--History. --Schools--Idaho--Boise--History.
    • In her 2000 interview with Troy Reeves, June Smith discusses her time at Boise High School and her life in Boise, Idaho in the 1930s and 1940s. She talks about how the Depression and World War II affected her and her friends' lives.
    • OH1444
    • Index of Interview with Deborah Bail, 01-04-2005

    • Women in Politics--Idaho. --Ada County Courthouse (Boise, Idaho).
    • In her February 5, 2005, interview with Arthur Hart, Deborah Bail discussed her memories of the Ada County Courthouse. Bail spoke of the time period from the 1950s to the time of the interview and of the following topics: being the first female...
    • OH2510
    • interview (from Oral History Collection) with Dorothy McKenzie

    • Mining; Mining camps; Women
    • In her interview conducted on July 23, 1981 by Kris Major, Dorothy McKenzie describes how she came to the Yankee Fork area in 1940. She first stayed in a campground, Flat Rock Campground, and later lived in a log cabin with the rest of the mining...
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    • Index of interview with Isabel Brassey, 07-11-2005

    • Idaho State Capitol (Boise, Idaho). --Schools--Idaho--Boise. --Brassey family. --Lumber trade--Idaho. --Idaho. Legislature.
    • In her interview with Keegan Poppen in July 2005, Isabel Brassey, wife of former Idaho State Senator (1969-1978 and 1981-1982) and Representative (1961-1964) Vern Brassey, offered her memories of growing up in Idaho. Brassey spoke of the following...
    • OH2466_index
    • Transcript of interview with Isabel Brassey, 07-11-2005

    • Idaho State Capitol (Boise, Idaho). --Schools--Idaho--Boise. --Brassey family. --Lumber trade--Idaho. --Idaho. Legislature.
    • In her interview with Keegan Poppen in July 2005, Isabel Brassey, wife of former Idaho State Senator (1969-1978 and 1981-1982) and Representative (1961-1964) Vern Brassey, offered her memories of growing up in Idaho. Brassey spoke of the following...
    • OH2466_transcript
    • Index of interview with Patricia K. Ourada, 05-01-1986

    • Boise (Idaho). --Boise State University. --African Americans--Idaho.
    • In her interview with Sharon Charlton on May 1, 1986, Patricia Ourada, who was a long-time member of the Boise State University History faculty, offered her memories of the African-American students at Boise State. Ourada spoke of the time period...
    • OH2455
    • Index of interview with Cherie BucknerThompson, 05-13-1986

    • Boise State University. --Boise (Idaho). --African Americans--Idaho. --Civil rights--Idaho. --Racism--Idaho.
    • In her interview with Sharon Charlton on May 13, 1986, Cherie Buckner Thompson, who was a 3rd generation African-American Idahoan, offered her memories of the experiences of the African-American community in Boise. Buckner spoke of her experience...
    • OH2456

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