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    • Silver City, Idaho Pioneers

    • Frontier & pioneer life; Mining camps; City & town life; Pioneers;
    • (l to r): Standing: Mrs. Sadie Dewey; Mrs. Fehrensen's sister; Mrs. Robert Leonard; Mrs. Simon Harris; Miss Lill Hallaway; Mrs. Fred Fehrensen; Mrs. Oro Nichols; Mrs. Gombrig; Mrs. Fehrensen's sister (2); Mrs Sally Feurer; Mrs. Joseph Hutchinson....
    • 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.
    • 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
    • Pioneer Buildings, Idaho City (E)

    • People; Frontier & pioneer life; Pioneers; Mining equipment;
    • An Idaho City citizen posed next to a wall of tools and equipment. Included in the array are miners lamps, gold pan, hatchet, hand saw, pick, snow shoes, hat, rope, deer antlers, and rifle scabbard.
    • Bridger Pass Station

    • Westward movement; Frontier & pioneer life; Art;
    • Copies (museum) pioneer pictures for fifty year Special Edition. Drawing of log buildings, cabins, and barns located on Bridger Pass.
    • Fort Marshall and Deer Creek Station

    • Westward movement; Frontier & pioneer life; Military facilities;
    • Copies (museum) pioneer pictures for fifty year Special Edition. Drawing of log stockade and buildings with prairie in foreground and mountains in background.
    • 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.
    • Stage Coach near Salmon

    • Westward movement;Frontier & pioneer life; Stagecoaches; Transportation; Horses; Horse teams;
    • Copies (museum) pioneer pictures for Fifty Year Special Edition. Photograph of a stage coach coming up the road being drawn by a four horse hitch. Wooded mountains are in the background to the horizon.
    • Tate, Emma G. papers

    • Gekeler, David, 1839-1927. --Tate, John P., 1870-1911. --Tate family. --Gekeler family. --Frontier and pioneer life-Idaho. --Boise (Idaho)-History-Sources. --Alaska Building (Boise, Idaho)
    • Correspondence (1884-1911) of John P. Tate, Tate's husband and founder of Tate Insurance Agency and philanthropist; Tate and Gekeler families genealogical information; miscellaneous bills, receipts, deeds, etc. Financial records relating to the...
    • MS138
    • Emily McCorkle FitzGerald papers

    • Nez Percé Indians-History-Sources. --Women-Idaho-History-Sources. --Frontier and pioneer life-Idaho. --Lapwai (Idaho)-History-Sources. --Boise (Idaho)-History-Sources.
    • Correspondence, predominately from Fitzgerald to her mother, written in Lapwai or Boise, Idaho, and other locations in the Western United States.
    • MS479
    • Sleighs & Sledges

    • Frontier & pioneer life;
    • Deckett Pine Ranch near Idaho City, Idaho.
    • Frank R. Fouch papers

    • Frontier and pioneer life-Idaho-Parma. --General stores-Idaho-Parma-History-Sources. --Parma (Idaho)-History-Sources. --Fort Boise (Idaho)-History-Sources. --Boise River Valley (Idaho)-History-Sources.
    • Diary (Sept. 1887-June 1888), recording business and recreational activities of Fouch as store manager in Parma, Idaho; addresses commemorating Old Fort Boise monument (1927); correspondence concerning the early history of the Boise Valley.
    • MS67
    • Hailey, Idaho - Stores, Drug

    • Business districts; Business people; Drugstores; Restaurants; Wooden sidewalks; Wooden buildings; Carts & wagons; Storefronts; Stores & shops; Frontier & pioneer life;
    • G. A. Rupert drug store, next door is the Nevada Chop House. Both are two-story wood frame structures.
    • 78-156-64
    • Pioneers, Atlanta, Idaho

    • Mining; Miners; Women; Frontier & pioneer life; Clothing & dress; Shovels; Hats;
    • Group of three women and two men posed with shovels against pile of loose earth. Only one person is looking toward the camera.
    • Langmaid, George W.  papers

    • Frontier and pioneer life-Idaho-Middleton. --Boise (Idaho)-History-Sources. --Middleton (Idaho)-History-Sources. --United States-Description and travel.
    • Journal of an automobile trip from Boise to Baltimore, Maryland, and return (1915-1916); student sketch book of maps, photographs, membership card for a "Pioneer of Idaho Territory," and a postcard (1876), to S.G. Langmaid, Middleton, Idaho.
    • MS267
    • Autobiography of Glen C. Lionberger

    • Frontier and pioneer life-Idaho. --Frontier and pioneer life-Northwest, Pacific. --Idaho-History-Sources.
    • Memories of Lionberger describing his turn of the century childhood to 1967, covering his life on the Northwestern frontier.
    • MS567
    • Streets, De Lamar, Idaho

    • Frontier & pioneer life; City & town life; Mining camps;
    • Paiute Indians on boardwalk in DeLamar, Idaho ca. 1910. Miner's bunkhouse in right background.
    • Quartzburg Hotel, Quartzburg, Idaho

    • Mining; Frontier & pioneer life; City & town life;
    • Quartzburg Hotel & boarding house, owned by Mr. & Mrs. Dan Carrol of Quartzburg. From the Sigler Collection "copied for Mrs. Geo. McDonough." See second page for key of names in photo. Identification by Mrs. W. C. Brassey of Boise, October 1965.
    • 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
    • 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.


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