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    • E. G. Davis Papers

    • Republican Party (Idaho)-History-Sources. Lawyers-Idaho-Boise-History-Sources. Idaho-Politics and government-History-Sources.
    • Correspondence and legal case files. Correspondents include William E. Borah, Addison T. Smith, Byron Defenbach, and Frank Martin.
    • MS7
    • Wallace David Gillis Papers

    • Gillis, Wallace David, 1878-1945. Idaho-Politics and government-History-Sources.
    • Campaign correspondence, speeches, scrapbooks, and memorabilia relating to the political career of Wallace David Gillis. Correspondents include Addison T. Smith, John Thomas, and Fred Lukens.
    • MS11
    • Richard Zina Johnson Papers

    • Haywood, Big Bill, 1869-1928-Trials, litigation, etc. Idaho. Attorney General (1887-1890 : Johnson) Trials-Idaho-History-Sources. Lawyers-Idaho-Boise-Records and correspondence. Lawyers-Idaho-Silver City-Records and correspondence. United...
    • Correspondence and financial records relating to Johnson's law practice in Boise and Silver City, Idaho, and to his term as attorney general of Idaho; scrapbooks concerning U.S. politics and the Civil War (1859-1862), Johnson's law practice and...
    • MS14
    • Ernest George Eagleson Papers

    • Idaho. Surveyor-General. Records and correspondence. Boise (Idaho). Mayor. Irrigation districts-Idaho-History-Sources. Boise (Idaho)-Politics and government-History-Sources.
    • Letterpress book (1902-1908) relating to the office of the U.S. surveyor general for Idaho; scrapbook and other records relating to mayoral terms, Boise, Idaho; correspondence, subject files and other materials relating to irrigation districts and...
    • MS10
    • Civil War Field Promotion

    • military personnel; wars;
    • This is the field promotion for Patrick Collins signed by Abraham Lincoln on February 21, 1862. Patrick Collins was born March 17, 1833 in Ireland and immigrated to the United States as a young man. He enlisted in the army in 1855. He served in the...
    • Mose Splawn

    • gold; mining, mines; biography; miners; portraits;
    • Last surviving member of the Grimes party which discovered gold in Boise Basin in 1862. This picture was taken in November 1921 at the age of approximately 90 years. Mr. Splawn was within six feet of George Grimes when the latter was mortally...
    • Irvin Elmer Rockwell papers

    • Rockwell, Irvin E. (Irvin Elmer), 1862-1952. --Borah, William Edgar, 1865-1940-Statues. --Borah Memorial Statue Commission. --Mining corporations-Idaho-History-Sources.
    • Correspondence and photographs concerning the Borah Memorial Statue Commission (1942-1948); information on various mining companies; and miscellaneous legal and personal papers.
    • MS420
    • James H. Brady papers

    • Brady, James H., 1862-1918. --Governors-Idaho-History-Sources. --Legislators-Idaho-History-Sources. --Idaho-Politics and government-History-Sources.
    • Newspaper clippings, Congressional Records, and addresses given by James H. Brady. Also an autographed photo of Pres. Taft.
    • MS68
    • John Maynard

    • men; biographies; portraits
    • Came to Boise Basin in 1862.
    • Historical Markers - Massacre Rocks

    • markers; signs;
    • This defile is named for a series of skirmishes between Indians and Emigrants on the Oregon Trail, August 10, 1862. Nine whites were killed, and six more were wounded. As the traveler speeds through this opening in the rocks, he seldom thinks of...
    • Shoup, George Laird papers

    • Shoup, George Laird, 1836-1904. --General stores-Idaho-Salmon-History-Sources. --Indians of North America-Wars-1862-1865. --Massacres-Idaho-Birch Creek. --Frontier and pioneer life-Idaho. --Idaho-Politics and government-History-Sources.
    • A miscellaneous assortment of material from Shoup's varied career as Idaho territorial legislator, territorial and later state governor, and U.S. senator. Included is a copy of a diary kept during Shoup's military campaigns in Colorado, New Mexico...
    • MS85
    • Richard C. Adelmann papers

    • Automobile dealers-Idaho-Boise-History. --Mines and mineral resources-Idaho-Ada County-History-Sources. --Mines and mineral resources-Idaho-Boise County-History-Sources. --Plumbing industry-Idaho-Boise-History-Sources....
    • Personal and business correspondence, financial records, and published reports, relating to Adelmann. Includes records of mining activities in Ada and Boise Counties, Idaho; records of the plumbing business in Boise, Idaho, and tobacco and liquor...
    • MS508
    • Logan family collection

    • Women-Idaho-Boise. --Boise (Idaho)
    • Diary of Carolyn Grey Logan (1915-1917); photographs of Logan family members, including Thomas E. Logan, Leonard Logan, and Grace Coffin Logan, all of Boise, Idaho; an autograph book (1976-1879) of Grace Coffin.
    • MS524
    • I. N. Coston

    • men; portraits; biographies
    • I. N. Coston, born September 22, 1832. Came to Idaho in 1862.
    • 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.
    • Bannock Indians

    • Native American; tipis;
    • Summer Tipi made of interwoven rushes and willows


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