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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
    • Hydraulic Mining - Boise Basin 1

    • Hydraulic mining; Miners; mining equipment;
    • 8 miners standing in Larry Brogan's claim, Granite Creek as hydraulic equipment washes hillside. Image is out of focus and there are spots and squiggles on the image. One miner is directing the waterflow and the other seven men are looking on...
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    • Cowboys - Johny Percell and Others

    • cowboys; camping
    • "Pioneers of Castle Creek" at Silver City. Left to right: Johny Percell, Fred Graves, Eugene Howe, Rose Slack, Thad Porter, Rufus Fletcher, William Hearst, Thomas Beggs, Bill Davis, Frank McMahon.
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    • Silver Creek - Fishing

    • Fishing; Leisure; Recreation; Sporting goods;
    • A "Strike" on Silver Creek near Sun Valley. Fly fishing in Idaho.
    • 3254
    • 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.
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    • Chinese

    • Chinese; rivers; mining; miners; mining equipment; gold;
    • A Chinese miner is using a rocker to recover gold on Horseshoe Bend near Freedom (Slate Creek), Idaho County.
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    • 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...
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    • 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
    • Zephyr Mine Claim

    • mines; mining; views;
    • A photograph of the Zephyr claim on Cottonwood Creek (looking westerly).
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    • Dry Creek Rodeo (G)

    • Celebrations; Rodeos; Roping;
    • A young boy practicing roping at the Dry Creek Rodeo at the Riley Ranch north of Boise toward Horseshoe Bend, Idaho.
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    • St. Maries, Idaho - Views

    • sawmills; machinery; machines; lumber; logs; mines; mining; mine buildings;
    • A-Grant Lumber Co; B-Interior of St. Maries Drug store; C-Cedar Creek Placer Mining Co. panning gold; D-St. Maries street view; E-Kootenai Co. State Bank and Pearson Mercantile Co. street view.
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    • Band of Sheep Grazing

    • Mountain; Sheep
    • band of sheep grazing in rocks at head of Brush Creek Canyon; east side of West Mountain. 1912.
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    • Meadow Creek stibnite mine

    • Mining; Explosives
    • Blasting on one of the benches in the open pit mine at Stibnite, circa 1940. The mine, operated by the Bradley Mining Company produced gold, tungsten and antimony between 1927 and the mid 1950's.
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