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Identifier: MS 0029
Summary General correspondence (1959-1964); project files (1958-1959). Includes material on the "Nez Perce Gold Case" and correspondence, minutes, and other records relating to the Idaho State Board of Engineers (1947-1962).
Identifier: MS 0838
Content Description The images of Edward Lee Abbott span the late 1800s to the mid 1950s. They represent his immediate and extended family in various locations throughout Idaho as well as images of E.L.’s mining adventures. E.L.’s mining book contains information on Sunnyside, Viola & Grangeville Mine, War Eagle, Denver, and Comet. This collection contains family portraits as well as images and log book relating to mining.
Identifier: MS 0418
Summary Notes, publications, photocopies, and microfilm of research materials assembled for mineral claim surveys and studies prepared for the U.S. Department of Justice and the Indian Claims Commission (Docket No. 180-A) for Indian lands throughout the West. Topics of studies represented include gold production on the Nez Perce Indian Reservation, Idaho (1860-1867).
Identifier: MS 2/1347
Summary Stock account ledger of the Golden Glow Mining and Milling Company of Ketchum, Idaho.
Identifier: MS 0060
Summary Copies of newspaper clippings from northwest newspapers describing mining activities, locations, and prospectors in what is now Idaho during 1860-1862.
Identifier: MS 2/1337
Summary 1) "Surviving in Boise: An Impeccable and Incredible Fable of How I Grew Up in Boise, 1917-1928" 55 pp. and 2) "The Gold Minor: A Novel of Adventure" 76 pp. Both written by James M. Munro.
Identifier: MS 2/1484
Summary This collection contains one photograph of Joseph Hutchinson, 1898 and a membership certificate issued by the Idaho State Mining Association, 1904.
Identifier: MS 2/0333
Summary Ledger of an Idaho City grocer; receipt from the assay office, Boise, for the deposit of gold bullion by N.H. Young, Centerville, Idaho; by-laws of the Pioneer Irrigation District, Canyon and Ada Counties. Also includes two letters written in Dutch.
Identifier: MS 2/1384
Summary First item is a typescript history (15 l. : ports. ; 29 x 23 cm.) of the L.L. Packer gold mining operation in the Boise Basin for the period of 1924-1958. Includes assay and placer location information, excerpts from various documents, and copies of photographs showing various mining operations and of Louie Leroy and Ruth Ellen Packer (1958). Prepared by a daughter of the Packers, in 1996. The second item is also a typescript history (unpaged: ports ; 29 x 23 cm.) entitled: "L.L. Packer: Gold...