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    • Idaho Central - Trains

    • trains; railroad cars; railroads
    • First train into Boise, Idaho, September 5, 1887. Photo taken near the site of the Boise Union Pacific Depot. This train ran from Nampa to Boise. Image: Group of men standing on a flat railway car, steam engine to the left.
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    • Territorial Capitol, Central School, Courthouse

    • public buildings; schools; courthouses; capitols; streetscapes; wagons; penny-farthings; bicycles; carriages; horses; people; exterior views; architecture; engravings
    • The Idaho Capitol, Boise, 1886. From 'Marvels of the New West' by William M. Thayer. p. 348. Published 1887. Central School, left, 1881. Ada County Courthouse, right, 1882. See file folder for copy of engraving.
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    • Main Street Engraving

    • streetscapes; covered wagons; commercial buildings; carriages; engravings
    • Corner of 8th and Main, Boise. From 'Marvels of the New West' by William M. Thayer. p. 347.Published 1887.See file folder for copy of engraving.
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    • Mining Machinery 8

    • Mining; Miners; Mining equipment; Ore industry; Hoisting machinery;
    • Hoist in the Hoist House at the Gold Hill Mine near Quartzburg. Shown are Pete Riede and Edward Jackson.
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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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    • Mining Machinery 5

    • Mining; Mining equipment; Miners; Mine railroad cars; Railroad rails; Utility poles; Headframes (Mining); Railroad locomotives; Forests;
    • Miners are being transported underground in flat cars pulled by an electric powered motor. Mine is located near Mullan, Idaho in the Coeur d'Alene Mining District.
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    • View of Boise City

    • views; cityscapes
    • Town and foothills, looking southeast. Photo taken by W. Lindgren
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    • Mining Machinery Ore Cars

    • Mine railroad cars; Mine buildings; Miners; Mining equipment; Ore industry; Traction engines;
    • Caterpillar traction engine hauling lead ore from Tyler lease to Bunker Hill Mill, Wardner-Kellogg. Miners are loading the ore cars from wooden storage bins.
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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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    • Rock Creek Stage Station

    • horses; men; stagecoaches; stations
    • Herman Stricker Station and store near Twin Falls. Standing left to right: Herman Stricker, Idaho(state)__ Knight, Bill Trotter, Unidentified. Mounted left to right: Sacramento (Frazier), Jim Mitchell, H. P. Larson, Jack Hewitt, Charles Hewitt, Sam...
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    • Trade Dollar Mine, Dewey, Idaho

    • Mills; Mine buildings; Mining equipment; Mining; Mining camps; Tailings embankments; Porches; Wooden buildings;
    • Trade Dollar Mine at Dewey, Idaho. Panoramic view with buildings in the foreground and the main Mill and tailings pile in the background, Horses and wagons are in the center.
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    • 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,...
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    • Lapwai Mission

    • mission churches; missionaries; Native American;
    • Original Building
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    • Mine Near Idaho City

    • Mine buildings; Wooden buildings; Mills; Ore industry; Sites; Tailings embankments;
    • Uphill view of mine mill buildings, tailings pile, covered mine rail line.
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    • Overland Hotel 3

    • hotels
    • Overland Hotel, Eighth & Idaho Streets, Boise; photo image of hotel
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    • Shaft - Morning Mine

    • Miners; Mining equipment; Elevators; Industrial facilities; Ore industry; Mining
    • Three compartment shaft at the Morning Mine near Mullan. Miners are shown in cages waiting to be raised or lowered by the hoist.
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    • Stage Lines, Silver City, Idaho

    • Stagecoaches; Westward movement; Mining camps; Seasons; Snow;
    • Wells Fargo (Snow) Taken winter of 1867 to 1873!!! Office not the same as 77-19-2. Two houses in back ground of blizzard indicates office located in Granite Block. In 1869 Photography Shop still at earlier location but not Wells Fargo. by 1873 it...
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    • Wagons

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