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    • Yellow Pine

    • Forest; Logging; Men
    • Butting a big Yellow Pine
    • Wallace, Idaho - Fires

    • fires; roads; views; towns; townscapes;
    • After the Big 1910 Fire. Every house on this terrace burned (about 200)
    • W. E. Borah Collection

    • Steunenberg, Frank, 1861-1905-Assassination. Dewey, William Henry, 1822-1898. Haywood, Big Bill, 1869-1928. Western Federation of Miners-History-Sources. Barber Lumber Company (Boise, Idaho) Potlatch Lumber Company. Pacific and Idaho Northern...
    • Correspondence, legal papers, drafts of addresses, and notes relating mainly to Borah's law practice. Includes papers relating to the Republican Party; the Western Federation of Miners' conspiracy cases involving William D. Haywood and the...
    • MS6
    • Streets, Elk City, Idaho

    • Log buildings; Mining; Mining camps; Salons (Social spaces); Wooden sidewalks; Wooden buildings;
    • Hotel Parr and Restaurant, Big Buffalo Saloon, Drug Store, and Miners Supply Store, Main Street, Elk City, Idaho, 1901.
    • Senator William E. Borah Fishing

    • senators; fishing; recreation; wilderness; creeks; biographies
    • Senator William E. Borah fishing near Edwardsburg on Big Creek in primitive area.
    • Roosevelt and Roosevelt Lake

    • Streams; Mining; Gold mining; Gold rushes
    • Founded late in the fall before the big rush to Thunder Mountain in the beginning of 1902, Roosevelt soon became the leading camp in the new mining district. Thousands of men, having heard that Thunder Mountain was destined to be the biggest gold...
    • Robert Bush Smith diary, 1908

    • Expeditions & surveys; Mining; Miners; Prospecting; Fishing
    • One photocopy of Smith's 1908 original diary with a typed transcript. The diary was written on a prospecting trip in Northern Idaho and Montana from July to November 1908. Robert Bush Smith was born on a farm in Big Flats, New York in 1882. As a...
    • 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
    • Reconnaissance Camp

    • Forest; Camping
    • Sunday in the Reconnaissance Camp at Big Eddy. A three man camp
    • Payette Lake

    • lakes; boats; boaters; recreation;
    • Two row boats with men, women, and children pose on Big Payette Lake.
    • 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
    • Miners, Silver City, Idaho

    • Miners; Mining camps
    • Trade Dollar Mine at Dewey in Owyhee County, Idaho. Crews from both the day and night shifts are outside the Blaine Tunnel. Photo taken May 1900. "Big Bill Haywood" in front row, fourth from right. Elisha Lewis of Silver City and Boise identifies...
    • Margaret Cobb Ailshie

    • Haywood, Big Bill, 1869-1928-Trials, litigation, etc. --Dockery, Eva Hunt. --Lyon Company. --Idaho statesman. --Journalists-Idaho-Boise-Records and correspondence.
    • Correspondence and papers of Margaret Cobb Ailshie (1886-1959) and of Fanny Cobb, Lyon Cobb, and Calvin Cobb; also correspondence relating to the Lyon Company, Chicago, Illinois (1895-1929); letters from W.E. Borah; photographs of Boise, of Idaho,...
    • MS46
    • Lincoln Mine, Pearl, Idaho ca. 1909

    • miners; children
    • Lincoln Mine, Pearl, Idaho, ca. 1909. Back row, L-R: 1 Neil Macaskill; 2 Thomas Ryan; 3-4 unknown; 5 Fred Turner, foreman; 6 unknown;7 Charlie Charlton; 8 Big Dan Macaskill; 9 unknown; 10 John Pushman; 11 unknown; 12 George Franklin; 13-14...
    • Koelsch, Charles F. papers

    • Haywood, Big Bill, 1869-1928-Trials, litigation, etc. --Borah, William Edgar, 1865-1940. --Idaho Mining Association. --Lawyers-Idaho-Boise-Records and correspondence. --Legislators-Idaho-Records and correspondence.
    • Correspondence, clippings, case files, notes, and memorabilia concerning Koelsh's career as lawyer, judge, and legislator. Includes a speech introducing William E. Borah, notes and materials for Idaho vs. Haywood, and drafts and final copy of a...
    • MS152
    • James Henry Hawley papers

    • Pettibone, George A.-Trials, litigation, etc. --Moyer, Charles H.-Trials, litigation, etc. --Steunenberg, Frank, 1861-1905-Assassination. --Haywood, Big Bill, 1869-1928-Trials, litigation, etc. --Western Federation of Miners-History-Sources....
    • Correspondence relating to Hawley's law practice, including letters pertaining to the conspiracy trials of officers of the Western Federation of Miners for crimes associated with the dynamiting of the Bunker Hill and Sullivan concentrator at...
    • MS48
    • James H. Hawley Papers

    • Horsley, Albert E., 1866-1954. Gooding, Frank R. (Frank Robert), 1859-1928. Steunenberg, Frank, 1861-1905-Assassination. Haywood, Big Bill, 1869-1928. Moyer, Charles H. defendant. Swain, W. S. McParland, James. Idaho. Governor (1905-1908 : Gooding)
    • The "Pinkerton Papers" involves the investigation of the murder of Governor Steunenberg with the intent of proving the guilt of the leaders of the Western Federation of Miners and covers the period January 1906 - August 1907. Investigative reports...
    • MS12
    • Idaho Irrigation Company records

    • Irrigation-Idaho-Richfield-History-Sources.
    • Includes ledger books, water sales, contracts, and other financial records. Also includes by-laws of the Big Wood River Reservoir and Canal Company, Ltd.
    • MS539
    • Frank J. Smith papers

    • Steunenberg, Frank, 1861-1905-Assassination. --Haywood, Big Bill, 1869-1928-Trials, litigation, etc. --Moyer, Charles H.-Trials, litigation, etc. --Pettibone, George A.-Trials, litigation, etc.
    • Correspondence, petitions, and resolutions concerning the release on bail of William D. Haywood, Charles H. Moyer, and George Pettibone, charged with conspiracy in the assassination of Idaho ex-governer Frank Steunenberg.
    • MS62
    • Elk city 1901

    • streets; towns
    • Hotel Parr and Restaurant, Big Buffalo Saloon, Drug Store, Miners Supply.


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