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    • Stanley Basin

    • Panoramic views; Mountains; Rivers
    • Panoramic view of the Stanley Basin.
    • P1996-28-101
    • Sleighs & Sledges, Boise Basin, Idaho

    • Mining; Rescue work; Frontier & pioneer life;
    • Sick or injured man in sled being pulled out of Belshazzar or Mountain Chief Mine. T.T. Leehan in center.
    • Shows Growth of Grass

    • Forest
    • Shows rank growth of pine grass, bunch grass etc. on edge of bed ground used in 1912, Whitehawk Basin
    • Mose Splawn

    • gold; mining, mines; biography; miners; portraits;
    • Last surviving member of the Grimes party which discovered gold in Boise Basin in 1862. This picture was taken in November 1921 at the age of approximately 90 years. Mr. Splawn was within six feet of George Grimes when the latter was mortally...
    • 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...
    • John Maynard

    • men; biographies; portraits
    • Came to Boise Basin in 1862.
    • Hydraulic Mining 1

    • Hydraulic mining; Dredges; Fencing; Lakes & ponds; Mining equipment;
    • Open connected bucketline "Risdon" type dredge operated at Warm Springs near Idaho City, Idaho August 1899. The steam powered dredge was one of the first dredges operated successfully in the Boise Basin.
    • Hydraulic Mining - Murray

    • Hydraulic mining; Miners; Mining equipment;
    • Hydraulic giants at work washing down mountain side with trees, eleven miners.
    • 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...
    • Hydraulic Mining - Boise Basin

    • Miners; Mining equipment; Hydraulic mining; Women; Mountains; Streams
    • Group including 2 women observing miner using gold pan with hydraulic equipment in background.
    • Grippo Loggers Camp & Cookhouse Crew

    • logs; logging; lumber; lumbermen; lumber camps; men; women;\
    • The cookhouse and camp crew for Gippo Loggers pose for a photograph sometime between 1918 and 1920. The Gippo Loggers worked in the Boise Basin.
    • Gold Mining in the Boise Basin 1924 - 1958

    • mining; gold; Hydraulic mining; family; Mining camps; Mining equipment;
    • Descriptions about mining in the Boise Basin area of Idaho and how the mining was done, equipment used, testing done on the ore, etc.
    • 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...
    • Glider

    • Gliders (Aircraft); Aircraft; Airports; Recreation; Flying; Air pilots;
    • A glider sits on the field at Floating Feather Airport. The glider is named "Miss Columbia Basin".
    • George Grimes' Grave

    • graves; gold (metal); postcards;
    • George Grimes' Grave - Discoverer of gold in Boise basin


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