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    • Payette, B.C. collection

    • Material relating to the fur trade era of the Pacific Northwest, particularly to Francois Payette. Largely copies from the Spokane House journal, Peter Skene Ogden's Snake Country journals, and the journals of John McLoughlin, John Work, Nathaniel...
    • MS78
    • ITD_06096

    • Lt. Colonel Dwight D. Eisenhower led an Army Convoy across the country to demonstrate the need for the Federal Government to fund highways.
    • 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
    • Leon Cuddeback and a Swallow Biplane

    • airplanes; business aircraft; men;
    • Leon D. Cuddeback and a Swallow biplane of the type he flew on April 6, 1926 on a maiden flight from Pasco, Washington to Boise, Idaho. The flight for Varney Air Lines launched permanent scheduled air service in this country.
    • Boise Life Lines 2

    • associations
    • When Dr. H. E. Dedman (left) and Hank (Arnold L.) Heneke (right) Hillcrest pro, came in off the Country Club golf course, they were signed up to be blood donors by Mrs. D. R. Wooters (center left) and Miss Delphine Aldecoa.
    • Vista Bridge

    • Bridges; Panoramic views; Roads; Country life; Automobiles;
    • A view of Boise looking north from the Vista Bridge.
    • Camp Jordan Creek, BR-563 - Camp

    • Camps' Rivers; Forests; Bridges; Tents
    • A bridge constructed by Camp 568 at the Jordan Creek summer camp, 1935. Camp Jordan Creek is in the mountainous country near Enaville, Idaho.
    • Sweet Methodist Church

    • Churches; Methodist churches; Country life;
    • Sweet Methodist Church building. A great picture of the structure in its rural Idaho setting. (Emmett Valley)
    • Roger Miller

    • Entertainers; Celebrities; Singers; Men; Fairs;
    • Roger Miller , Country Western entertainer at the Canyon County Fair.
    • New Meadows- Ranch Country (A)

    • Horses; Cattle; Valleys; Mountains; Corrals; Forests
    • New Meadows, Statesman Anniversary Edition 1939-1940. Horses and cattle in a meadow in foreground. Snow dusted heavily forested mountains in the background.
    • Mines - Leesburg

    • Hydraulic mining; Miners; Mining equipment
    • Washing out gold using hydraulic mining equipment in the Salmon River Country, Lemhi County, Idaho. Hydraulic mining was done alongside mountains and riverbank.
    • 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...
    • Elias Davidson Pierce and The Founding Of Pierce

    • Mining; Gold mining; Gold; Indian reservations; Indigenous peoples; Prospecting; Miners
    • Part of the reference series from the Idaho State Historical Society about E. D. Pierce (1824-1897) and his prospecting. Instead of searching for gold in country that was reasonably accessible, he became obsessed with the opening of a new mining...
    • C. E. Bolton letter to Friend Marble

    • Mining; Prospecting; Ore industry; Family; Country life; Snow; Gold mining; Gold miners; Gold;
    • Letter written to a friend from Bolton, Idaho describes family, and life in a mining town. Describes dancing, skating, parties, sleighing and snow in Deer Creek area. Describes the process of buying stock in the mining company and says to, "help a...
    • Mines-Coeur d'AleneRegion-Sunshine Mine

    • monuments; mines; mining; miners;
    • Mine Disaster Memorial. This double life size statue was sculptured from steel with welding torch and rod by Ken Lonn to honor the 91 victims of the country's worst mine disaster since 1917 plus all the living hardrock miners of the Coeur d'Alene...


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