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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....
    • Main Street 11

    • streetscapes; cigar stores;
    • 10th & Main; W.E. Pierce & Co., Tailoring store, cigar store, coal and feed store (J.M. Neil)
    • Ninth Street

    • Streets; Cityscapes
    • 9th and Main, looking north
    • 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.
    • Hydraulic Mining - Elk City

    • Hydraulic mining; Mining Equipment; Erosion
    • "Buffalo Pit" hydraulic placer mining operation near Elk City, Idaho
    • Mine interior, Idaho

    • Mining; Miners; Headframes (Mining); Shovels; Mining equipment; Tunnels; Mineral deposits; Measuring;
    • "Compton I. White, Gen. Mgr., John Sharpe, (?)easer, Ivor Anderson; measuring new strike in the stope. 7' 10" as compared with engineer Rush J. White's estimate of 6 inches." Two miners stretching a measuring tape across the rock face as another...
    • Mining Machinery 3

    • Mining; Mining equipment; Tunnels; Mine railroad cars; Railroad rails; Railroad locomotives;
    • "Mancha" battery powered motor pulling ore cars underground at the Bunker Hill Mine.
    • 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...
    • Perrine, I. B.

    • biography; portraits;
    • A Dream that Came True. Hon. I. E. Perrine (1861-1943) Empire Builder. Father of the Twin Falls Tract, by whose effort & vision the waters of the mighty Snake River were lifted & the desert made to blossom like a rose. Mrs. I.B. Perrine dedicated...
    • 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...
    • Pioneers, Thunder Mountain

    • Pioneers; Frontier & pioneer life; Women; Wooden buildings; Clothing & dress; Dogs; Men;
    • A group of Idaho pioneer men and women posed for posterity outside a cabin. A fine selection of men and womens fashions and accessories are represented.
    • GAR Funeral

    • funerals; funeral decorations; military personnel;
    • A photograph for an unidentified member of the Grand Army of the Republic. Many former soldiers moved to the western territories after the Civil War.
    • Zephyr Mine Claim

    • mines; mining; views;
    • A photograph of the Zephyr claim on Cottonwood Creek (looking westerly).
    • Proclamation - D. W. Ballard - Legislative Sessions & Elections

    • Proclamations; Governors; Political elections; Legislative bodies; Tenure of office; Documents;
    • A proclamation by Governor David W. Ballard announcing the creation of biennial legislative assemblies. Terms of office for and number of legislators.
    • AR1TerrRecsFolder25
    • Bird's-eye view of the Spofford Gold Mining Co's property.

    • Mining
    • A rich beauty spot in the Boise Mountains consisting of 24 mining claims with a total area of 470 acres-located 8 miles east of Boise, Idaho. Includes names of officers. Shows location of claims, geographical features such as creeks, mountains,...
    • Streets, Rocky Bar, Idaho

    • Mining camps;Wooden buildings; Streets; Wooden sidewalks;
    • A view looking up a street at Rocky Bar, Idaho. More than a dozen structures can be seen. Several men are walking toward the camera.


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