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    • The Owyhee War - 1868

    • mining; war; history; Ephemera; governors; Judicial proceedings;
    • "This is thought to be the only complete and accurate account ever written on this particular war. It was written at the request of Governor Ballard by John R. McBride, then Chief Justice of Idaho Territorial Supreme Court. (from court records...
    • Pioneers, Thunder Mountain

    • Pioneers; Frontier & pioneer life; Women; Wooden buildings; Clothing & dress; Dogs; Men;
    • A group of Idaho pioneer men and women posed for posterity outside a cabin. A fine selection of men and womens fashions and accessories are represented.
    • Mountain City, Nevada - Local Mine (F)

    • People; Mining; Mine buildings; Mining equipment;
    • A group of men and women visiting the mine site. Mine buildings spread across the scene in the background.
    • Mountain City, Nevada - Local Mine (D)

    • Mining; Mining camps; Streets; Stores & shops; Automobiles; Pickup trucks; Roads; Cityscapes;
    • A view looking down the main road in Mountain City. The street is a dirt road about three feet lower than the level of the sidewalks. Cars and trucks line the edge of the road. Several service stations, a casino, bars and cafes make up most of the...
    • Graham, Idaho (C)

    • ghost towns; mills; mining; mining camps; mining equipment
    • A view of the deeply forested mountain side opposite the mill building at Graham. Old pipes and gears lie amongst piles of wood in the foreground.
    • Mines - Atlanta (Monarch) 1

    • Mills; Panoramic photographs; Mining equipment; Buildings; Mountain roads; Construction; Mining
    • Atlanta Mines County Aerial tram shown, mile & 3/4 and new 200 ton mill under construction at Monarch Mine.
    • Blacksmithing, Rocky Bar, Idaho

    • Blacksmiths; Blacksmithing; Forge shops; Mining camps;Wooden buildings;
    • Blacksmiths shop in Rocky Bar, Idaho. Men and children are standing at the entrance to the shop. The building is located in front of a wooded mountain side
    • The Thunder Mountain Story

    • Mining; Historic sites; History;
    • Booklet describing the history of the Thunder Mountain gold rush in Valley County in central Idaho around 1900. The booklet contains numerous historic photographs.
    • Pack Transportation Burros

    • Transportation; Donkeys; Mining; Lumber; Logs;
    • Burros hauling mine timbers into Roosevelt, Idaho and the mines at Thunder Mountain.
    • Desert Stage Station, Twin Falls

    • Westward movement; Frontier & pioneer life; Art;
    • Copies (museum) pioneer pictures for fifty year Special Edition. Drawing of Stone storage building in foreground, river and canyon mid ground and mountain range in the background. Desert Stage Station.
    • Views, Rocky Bar, Idaho

    • Mining; Mining camps; Wooden buildings; Streets;
    • Court House & Chinatown, destroyed by fire the next year. (1891) The view shows the town sitting below snow covered forested mountain peaks.
    • Log Buildings, Thunder Mountain

    • Log buildings; Log cabins; Mining camps; Miners; Mining equipment; Donkeys;
    • Eight men outside a log cabin at Thunder Mountain, Idaho. Three men are mounted on donkeys.
    • Mines - Atlanta (Monarch)

    • Aerial tramways; Mountains; Mining; Mine buildings; Snow;
    • Five men standing on tram tower of the Monarch Mine, Greylock Mountain in background.
    • Camp Three Forks

    • camps; cannons; military; men; portraits
    • Formerly Camp Winthrop. Name changed to Camp Three Forks in 1867. MIdahoway between Silver City and Cliffs, Idaho. South side of South Mountain. Coppinger on Cannon. Taken 1866-1868 by a Silver City photographer. From Mrs. A. C. Lee, Boise.
    • 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...
    • Ore Dressing, Custer, Idaho

    • Mining equipment; Mine buildings; Mills; Ore industry; Wooden buildings;
    • General Custer Mill, Custer, Idaho. The mill building is shown in a state of disrepair. The mill sit next to a mountain side covered with timber.l


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