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No On One

A mixture of newspaper clippings and personal photographs reflecting the events surrounding Proposition One (1992-1994), an anti-homosexual special rights referendum that appeared on the Idaho general election ballot in November 1994. The articles concern the campaigns for and against Proposition … (Read More) No On One

Lyman D. Wilbur in Afghanistan

Lyman D. Wilbur’s slides from his visits to Afghanistan in 1957 and 1958 are part of a larger collection of his papers (MSS 205) donated to Boise State University by his daughter, Olive G. Waugh, in 2001. The collection as … (Read More) Lyman D. Wilbur in Afghanistan

Student Handbooks

Published annually by the Office of Student Special Services in cooperation with the Associated Student Government and the Center for Printing and Graphics, the Student Handbook is a guide to campus life and academic success at Boise State University. Topics … (Read More) Student Handbooks

Len B. Jordan

Photos of his career as Idaho governor (1950-1954) and U.S. senator (1962-1972), including meetings with prominent politicians and everyday Idahoans Len B. Jordan (Leonard Beck Jordan) served as Governor of Idaho from 1951 to 1955 and United States Senator from … (Read More) Len B. Jordan

Edward F. Rhodenbaugh

Items that represent the life and work of a Geology and Science educator from Idaho. The Edward Rhodenbaugh collection contains many photos of scenic Idaho, lantern slides with teaching aids, journals about field trips to geological sites in Idaho and … (Read More) Edward F. Rhodenbaugh

B.J.C. Clippings

Newspaper clippings from early decades of Boise Junior College. These clippings were put together into a scrapbook by the Boise Junior College President’s office. Most clippings originate from either the Idaho Statesman or the Boise Capital news. (Read More) B.J.C. Clippings

Arborglyph Database

Basque sheepherders created these tree carvings, called arborglyphs, while working in remote areas throughout Idaho during the twentieth century. Loneliness and the need for communication moved the herders to leave their mark on the world around them. Usually written in … (Read More) Arborglyph Database

Idaho Wilderness

  The Idaho Wilderness collection commemorates the 50th anniversary of the signing of the U.S. Wilderness Act with primary source material documenting the political issues surrounding the management of public lands in Idaho. The Wilderness Act of 1964 created a … (Read More) Idaho Wilderness

Robert Limbert

Photos by Limbert and photos of Limbert documenting his exploration of little-known regions of Idaho in the 1910s and 20s, notably what is now known as Craters of the Moon National Monument and Preserve, the Bruneau River canyon, and Sawtooth … (Read More) Robert Limbert

Nell Shipman

  Photos and other images documenting the career of silent film star/producer Nell Shipman, who made many of her motion pictures in Idaho in the 1920s. The photographs in the Nell Shipman digital collection were, with a few exceptions, donated … (Read More) Nell Shipman