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    • Agricultural Machinery

    • agriculture; farming; farmers; horses; threshing machines;
    • John Shmadeka at right with a crew operating a horse drawn threshing machine.
    • Schools, Grangeville

    • architecture; schools; brick; sidewalks;
    • A two story brick public school in Grangeville, 1894-1902
    • Pinney 2

    • bookstores
    • B/W illustration; interior view of J.A. Pinney & Co.'s Book Store, Boise City.
    • Pinney Book Store 3

    • bookstores; interiors; decorations
    • 'Interior view of J. A. Pinney and Co. Bookstore' on 734 Main Street
    • Pinney Book Store 2

    • bookstores; post offices; lithographs
    • J. A. Pinney Book Store and Post Office located at 724 W. Main Street in Boise.
    • Swimming Pools, Boise

    • brick; swimming pools; recreation; horses; wagons;
    • The exterior of the Boise Natatorium, an ornate indoor swimming pool heated by the natural hot water. Two horse-drawn wagons, with drivers, are visible in the foreground.
    • Bridges, Clearwater River

    • bridges; horses; horseback riding;
    • Ten miles east of Grangeville lies the principal Clearwater river crossing for roads leading to the mining districts of Newsome, Elk City, Oro Grange, Moose Creek, Deadwood, Red River and Buffalo Hump.Two women riding side saddle are in the...
    • Erwin, Dwellings

    • cabins; mountains; people
    • The Erwin Cabin at the confluence of the Little Salmon River and Salmon River.
    • Fish Lake

    • camping; tents; lakes; mountains;
    • Fish Lake is located 5 miles east of Buffalo Hump, Idaho County.
    • Territorial Capitol, Boise

    • capitols; government office buildings; brick;
    • A view of the main entrance to the Idaho Territorial Capitol in Boise.
    • Rains, Ranches

    • chimneys; stone; mountains;
    • "James P. Rains was killed and burned in this cabin by the Sheepeater Indians. The chimney still stands. This incident occurred in September, 1879 about 2 miles above Mackay Bar on the south fork of the Salmon River, 116 miles from Grangeville."
    • 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.
    • Harrington, J. A., papers

    • Day, John, d. 1820?. --Frontier and pioneer life-West (U.S.) --Massacres-Idaho-Birch Creek. --Rodeos-Idaho-History. --West (U.S.)-History. --Alaska-Gold discoveries-History.
    • Scrapbooks, correspondence, and photographs relating to Harrington's travels and interest in frontier history. Subjects include the Alaska gold rush of the 1898; the Birch Creek massacre in Idaho in 1877; John Day (1741-1820), trapper for the...
    • MS149
    • McCarey's, Dwellings

    • dwellings; trees; fences; people; mountains; trails;
    • McCarey's place at the Wire Bridge on the Salmon River crossing to Warren Trail. The location is 7 miles below Florence and 50 miles from Grangeville.
    • Ferries, White Bird

    • ferries; rivers; log construction
    • The Curtis Ferry on the Salmon River, 18 miles south of Grangeville, Idaho.
    • Mining

    • freight trains; vehicles; mining; transports; boilers; horses;
    • General Robert's boiler in transit from Weiser to Warren, Idaho to be used for dredging in Warren's placer mines. View taken at (Old) Meadows "Racing Park, " 95 miles south of Grangeville
    • Nez Perce Indians

    • horse blankets; horses; Indian textile styles; cabins; logs;
    • Khool-khool-tah-meh in front of his cabin near Stites, one of the leaders in Nez Perce Indian War of 1877. Traditional Indian clothing and horse trappings are displayed in this view.
    • Mining Machinery (Boilers)

    • Horse teams; Miners; Mining equipment; Mining; Ore industry; Carts & wagons; Boilers;
    • General Roberts' boiler in transit from Weiser to Warren, Idaho, to be used for the dredge in Warren's placer mines. View taken at (old) Meadows "Racing Park" 95 miles south of Grangeville, Idaho. J. A. Hansen photo, Grangeville.
    • Views, Slate Creek

    • horses post offices cowboys mountains
    • Freedom Post Office is in the background and 3 cowboys with a herd of horses fill the foreground.


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