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Edgar B. Jensen architectural papers

Identifier: MS 0850


Collection consists of architectural plans and drawings, photographs, newspaper clippings, artwork and correspondence related to his businesses and building designs.


  • 1959 - 1993
  • Majority of material found within 1960 - 1979

Conditions Governing Access

All architectural drawings and specifications related to the design and construction of the Idaho State Correctional Institution (series two) are exempt from disclosure per IDAPA 06 – Rules of the Board of Correction, Administrative Rule 108.04.a, which states that:

In order to protect information consistent with the public’s interest in confidentiality, public safety, security and the habilitation of offenders, the Board has identified records of the Department to be exempt from disclosure in whole or in part. These records include, but are not limited to: a. Records to be exempt in their entirety: i. Records of the Department that define specific building design details, such as facility blueprints, that if disclosed would jeopardize public safety and the security of the facility.

Questions regarding these restrictions should be directed to the Idaho Department of Corrections.


114 Cubic Feet (8 record boxes, 1 small document box, two small photo boxes. 23 flat file drawers and 1 oversize flat file drawer.)

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Repository Details

Part of the Idaho State Archives Manuscript Collections Repository

2205 Old Penitentiary Road
Boise ID 83712
(208) 334-2620