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    • Miner's Candlestick 1

    • Mining; Mining equipment; Lighting; Candlesticks
    • Miner's Candlestick made of iron, 1 inch high, 1 3/4 inch wide, 9 inches long. Example of the "basic design" with thimble, spike and handle prevalent 1860-1865.
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    • Seven Devils Mountians

    • trails; mountains; gold;
    • The old Boise Trail passed between the two points marked ""X"". Hells Canyon is behind or west of this mountain. A little to the north and east is ""Dry Diggings"" where much gold was found and ""picked up"" as there was no water for the usual type...
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    • Silver City, Idaho - Buildings

    • Buildings; Bands; Band uniforms; Music; Music ensembles; Musical instruments; Photographic studios; Photography;
    • Wells Fargo & Company office and Photograph Gallery. Late 1860's. A band stands on the balcony of the building.
    • 82-2-54
    • 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
    • Ernest Edmund Oberbillig papers

    • Mines and mineral resources-West (U.S.) --Gold mines and mining-Idaho-Nez Percé Indian Reservation.
    • Notes, publications, photocopies, and microfilm of research materials assembled for mineral claim surveys and studies prepared for the U.S. Department of Justice and the Indian Claims Commission (Docket No. 180-A) for Indian lands throughout the...
    • MS418
    • Mrs. John W. Maynard

    • women; biographies; portraits
    • Mrs. John W. Maynard (Jane Tyler). Came to Boise in 1860's.
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    • Farm and ranch history collection

    • McIntyre, Charles. --Hunt, Liberty Independence, 1860-1935. --Bentzer, Lorenzo Dow. --Just, Nels Anderson, 1847-1910. --Scott, Sylvester. --Paul, Jesse. --Farm life-Idaho-History-Sources. --Ranch life-Idaho-History-Sources. --Valley County...
    • Reminiscences of farm and ranch life in early Idaho, collected by the Idaho Bicentennial Commission as a local documenation program. Includes descriptions of life in Valley, Owyhee, Power, Lemhi, Bonneville, Bonner, Gem, Elmore and Nez Perce...
    • MS445
    • Idaho's Mining History

    • Mining; History; Maps; Gold mining
    • Timeline, map and description of Idaho's gold mining history from Pierce's discovery of gold on the Nez Perce reservation in 1860, to the boom in Murray.
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    • Pierce Idaho Streets

    • streets; towns
    • The fir tree in the middle of the street near the flagpole is the one on which several Chinese were hanged until near death and until they confessed which one killed Frasier. The guilty were later hanged.
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    • Chinese miners in Idaho

    • mining; Mining equipment; Gold miners; Gold mining; Gold; Gold mining equipment; streams;
    • Gold mining with rocker on Horseshoe Bend near Freedom (Slate Creek), Idaho County
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    • Lapwai Mission

    • mission churches; missionaries; Native American;
    • Original Building
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    • Wagons

    • oxen; wagons; trails;
    • Ox team and covered wagon. Ezra Meeker driving
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    • Payette River

    • rivers; river banks; Nature; natural landscapes;
    • South Fork near Lowman
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    • The Rexburg Standard

    • buildings; men; women; newspapers;
    • People pose in front of The Rexburg Standard bulding.
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    • Andrew McQuaid and Others

    • scouts; group portraits
    • Scouts of Indian War. Top, left to right: Andrew McQuaIdaho, George Banks, Colonel F. J. Parker, Jack Campbell. Bottom, left to right: Chas. Adams, Rube Robbins, Henry Pierce.
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    • Finnish Sauna

    • logs; Finnish; saunas;
    • Finnish sauna in the valley.
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