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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
    • Elija Cummings Whitaker

    • Photocopies of correspondence from Whitaker to his wife, Mary, while he was serving in the Union Army during the Civil War. A genealogy chart and other letters are included.
    • MS570

    • CAA War Training Service
    • Page 5: This is an aerial close-up of the Airport and buildings. Between the main building and the large hangar may be seen 20 Cubs used for Elementary training. The left of the main building is the line of Fairchild trainers used for Intermediate...
    • 2008-8-005
    • Miners 1

    • Miners; Mining
    • Man in center, wearing vest, and white shirt, is John McNish. He was an Emmett pioneer of the 1880's. An Idaho Statesman article, dated February 3rd, 1957 states that "the picture was taken at the Gold Hill mine in Quartzburg in 1885. While these...
    • Frank Forrester Church

    • Politicians-Idaho-History-Sources.
    • The collection contains correspondence, a portion of which is written to F. F. Church's son, Albert, while he attended the United States Naval Academy at Annapolis, Maryland.
    • MS104
    • John M. Haines papers

    • Budge, Alfred. Borah, William Edgar, 1865-1940. Idaho. Governor (1913-1915 : Haines). Correspondence.
    • Personal and political correspondence relating to Haines'gubernatorial campaigns in 1912 and 1914, and recommendations, endorsements and communiques written while governor of Idaho. Correspondents include William E. Borah and Alfred Budge.
    • MS110
    • Downtown Parade (E)

    • Cowgirls; Horses; Stores & shops; Parades & processions;
    • Two cowgirls ride past the Hemenway and Moser store. Spectators watch from the upper floor windows while others line the street.
    • Spanish Village Basque Restaurant (B)

    • Restaurants; Restaurant workers; Costumes; Dining tables;
    • Spanish Village Basque restaurant. A well dressed couple are seated at a table while the waitress, in Basque costume, takes their order.
    • Gold Hill Mine, Quartzburg, Idaho 1885

    • miners
    • Man in center, vest & white shirt, is John McNish, Emmett pioneer of 1880s. An article in the February 3, 1957 Idaho Statesman indicated the photo was taken at the Gold Hill and Iowa Mine at Quartzburg in 1885. While these men came from all...
    • George M. Shearer Collection

    • Nez Percé Indians-Wars, 1877. --Bannock Indians-Wars, 1878. --Idaho County (Idaho)-History-Sources. --United States-History-Civil War, 1861-1865-Prisoners and prisons.
    • Correspondence, business records, and Idaho Militia records. Including Civil War letters by and to Shearer while in a Union prisoner of war camp at Fort Delaware, Maryland, and reports of battles in the Nez Perce War, 1877, and the Sheepeater War,...
    • MS42
    • Kruse Hotel

    • Hotels; Historic buildings; Wooden Buildings; Pioneers; Clothing & dress; Men;Women; Children
    • A group of men sit on the porch of the hotel while other guests pose on the 2nd floor balcony, and children stand on the roof. (this is a photo of an older photo)

    • CAA War Training Service
    • Page 30: Two trainers illustrating the tie-downs used for all training planes. These tie-downs conforming to WTS specifications assure adequate protection from strong winds which may occur while planes are not hangared.
    • 2008-8-056
    • May L. Scott - Sup't of Public Instruction

    • Women; Education; School superintendents; Government officials; Capitols
    • May L. Scott, taken in her office in the Territorial Capitol while she was Sup't of Public Instruction. Ca. 1905.
    • 73-135-11
    • Grace Gallet's YMCA Identification Certificate

    • identification photographs; identification cards; women;
    • This paper was issued to Grace before she left New York City. She had to carry these papers everywhere she went while in St. Nazaire, France in 1919. (Grace Gallet was born on May 23, 1893 in Pocatello, Idaho. After World War I, Grace was chosen by...
    • War Bond Parade (B)

    • Parades & processions; War bonds & funds; Automobiles;
    • A group of girls riding in an automobile while carrying trays of war stamps.
    • Twin Springs, Mines 1

    • Miners; Mining equipment; Hydraulic mining; Mining
    • Hydraulic placer mining on the Boise River near Twin Springs in Elmore County, Idaho. Photo shows a miner operating a hydraulic giant on a hillside while another miner is inspecting the runoff in the ground sluice below.
    • McFarland Sheep Shearing Camp

    • sheep farms; camps; men;
    • Workers at the McFarland Sheep Shearing camp stand and sit on wool stacks while posing for a picture in 1903. The camp was located north of the power plant and west of Horseshoe Bend.
    • The North Side State Highway Map - Back

    • maps; roads; automobiles; towns;
    • The back of the Pulver map featuring descriptions of the towns that a person would pass through while driving from Pocatello to Boise.


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