Court House
Title:
Court House
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen unused


Boise Hotel
Title:
Boise Hotel
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen unused

Description:
The Idaho territorial capital was removed from Lewiston to Boise in May, 1865. The state contains 83,354 square miles and has forty-four counties. State flower-Syringa. State bird-Mountain Blue Bird.



Hillcrest Shopping Center
Title:
Hillcrest Shopping Center
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome PM 1973 May-15

Description:
Overland & Orchard Sts.


The New Mechanafe Waiterless Restaurant
Title:
The New Mechanafe Waiterless Restaurant
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen unused



State Penitentiary
Title:
State Penitentiary
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back PM 1909 Aug-9


Clarion Natatorium
Title:
Clarion Natatorium
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back PM 1908 Sep-3



Main Street - On the Old Oregon Trail
Title:
Main Street - On the Old Oregon Trail
Boise Idaho (ID), White Border unused


State Capitol
Title:
State Capitol
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back unused



State Capitol
Title:
State Capitol
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back unused


View from the Capitol Dome
Title:
View from the Capitol Dome
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome PM 1950 Aug-10

Description:
Rhodes News Agency



The Idaho State Capitol
Title:
The Idaho State Capitol
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome

Description:
Governor Robert E. Smylie. This view from the foot of Capitol Blvd. looking across Capitol Park. Construction was started in 1906 and completed in 1920. The Capitol is 400 feet long, 225 feet wide and 200 feet to the top of the dome. It is faced with IDAHO GRANITE and the interior finished with Vermont marble, cost $2,290,000, Many interesting displays are on free exhibition.


1523 Main Street, Boise, Idaho
Title:
1523 Main Street, Boise, Idaho
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back unused



Longfellow School
Title:
Longfellow School
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back PM 1911 Apr-17


Boise Courtel
Title:
Boise Courtel
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen PM 1952 Jul-15



Arrowrock Dam, Built 1911 -1915 by U. S. Reclamation Service
Title:
Arrowrock Dam, Built 1911 -1915 by U. S. Reclamation Service
Boise Idaho (ID), Real Photo

Description:
This is the highest dam in the world. Maximum height, 348.6 feet. Width at base, 223 feet. Width at top, 16 feet. Radius of curvature, 662 feet. Length of crest, 1,100 feet. Length of spillway, 400 feet. Depth of foundation below river bed, 100 feet. Foundation covers three acres of solid rock. Lowest inspection gallery 230 feet below normal high water surface of reservoir. Volume, 610,600 cubic yards. Regulating outlets, 20 in number, each 4 feet 4 inches in diameter. Gates and accessories, 1,000 tons. Excavation for spillway, 300,000 cu. yards. Length of reservoir, 18 miles; includes both the Main River and South Fork. The water in the reservoir will cover to a depth of one foot an area of 445 sq. miles. Cost over $4,600,000.


Seven K Lodge
Title:
Seven K Lodge
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome unused

Description:
One of the Better Motels. Air Conditioned Hot Water Heat, thermostatically controlled - Soundproofed - Tile Showers and Tubs - Beautyrest Mattresses throughout - Reasonable Rates. Commercial man's home. 19 new units.



Chateau de' Boise
Title:
Chateau de' Boise
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome unused

Description:
A luxury Retirement residence located near the intersection of Cole and Fairview, offers its residents 3 delicious meals each day, maid service, paid utilities, entertainment and transportation along with a beautiful private apartment. These services plus many, many more all all included in a reasonable monthly rent!


Hotel Boise
Title:
Hotel Boise
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome unused



Entrance to Julia Davis Park
Title:
Entrance to Julia Davis Park
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen

Description:
Curt Teich & Co.


High School
Title:
High School
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen PM 1939 Aug-4

Description:
Curt Teich & Co.



314 View of Business District from Dome of Capitol, Boise, Idaho
Title:
314 View of Business District from Dome of Capitol, Boise, Idaho
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen PM 1939 Jun-28

Description:
Photo by Wesley Andrews Curt Teich & Co.


OSL Depot, Howard Platt Gardens
Title:
OSL Depot, Howard Platt Gardens
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen

Description:
One of the most famous gardens surrounding any Union Pacific Depot. During train stops to Boise passengers are given sufficient time to view the gardens. Graycraft Card Co.



The Idan-Ha Hotel
Title:
The Idan-Ha Hotel
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen unused

Description:
When visiting Boise make your home with us


Oregon Short Line Depot and Esplanade
Title:
Oregon Short Line Depot and Esplanade
Boise Idaho (ID), White Border PM 1932 Aug-13



Central School
Title:
Central School
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back PM 1908 Feb-6


Federal Building
Title:
Federal Building
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back unused



Boise Natatorium
Title:
Boise Natatorium
Boise Idaho (ID), Post Card (Undivided Back) unused

Description:
Here we are in Boise, the great Idaho Hotel. It is a fine city, and interesting. This is a picture of the famous auditorium, the largest inland bathing resort in the world. Just had a bath in the swell plunge; all well and happy.


Greetings from Idaho
Title:
Greetings from Idaho
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen unused



Natatorium
Title:
Natatorium
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back PM 1911 Oct-8


High School
Title:
High School
Boise Idaho (ID), Post Card (Undivided Back) PM 1907 Jan-09



U.S. Government Building
Title:
U.S. Government Building
Boise Idaho (ID), Post Card (Undivided Back) unused


Passenger Station
Title:
Passenger Station
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen unused



The Great Arrowrock Dam in Construction
Title:
The Great Arrow Rock Dam in Construction
Boise River Idaho (ID), Divided Back

Description:
Height to be 351 feet, length 1060 feet


Great Arrow Rock Dam
Title:
Great Arrow Rock Dam
Boise Idaho (ID), Real Photo unused

Description:
Highest in the world



Stor-It-Indoors Co
Title:
Stor-It-Indoors Co
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome unused

Description:
1450 N. Mitchell


Natatorium - Interior
Title:
Natatorium - Interior
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back PM 1908 Feb-24



The Idaho State Capitol
Title:
The Idaho State Capitol
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back unused

Description:
Is located in the city of Boise. Idaho has an area of 81,800 square miles, and was admitted to the Union in 1830; its state flower is the syringa. Idaho is the Indian word for "Gem of the Mountains."


State Capitol
Title:
State Capitol
Boise Idaho (ID), Post Card (Undivided Back) unused



Lucky Dam Park - Sandy Point
Title:
Lucky Dam Park - Sandy Point
Boise Idaho (ID), Continental Chrome unused

Description:
A popular swimming and picnic area seven miles east of Boise


O.S.L. Depot, Looking South
Title:
O.S.L. Depot, Looking South
Boise Idaho (ID), White Border

Description:
"On The Old Oregon Trail"



High School
Title:
High School
Boise Idaho (ID), White Border unused


The Towers Dormitory, Boise State University
Title:
The Towers Dormitory, Boise State University
Boise Idaho (ID), Continental Chrome unused

Description:
Erected by students of Boise State University in 1968, the Towers Dormitory provides single and double-occupancy living for 300 BSU women students. Its unusual design allows each floor to offer its own study and entertainment area as central to the surrounding living quarters



Ada County Court House
Title:
Ada County Court House
Boise Idaho (ID), Continental Chrome unused


State Capitol
Title:
State Capitol
Boise Idaho (ID), Real Photo PM 1946 Jul-23



Boise, Idaho - Boating, Hunting, Skiing, Fishing, Tennis & Golf
Title:
Boise, Idaho - Boating, Hunting, Skiing, Fishing, Tennis & Golf
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome unused

Description:
For Information on Boise, Idaho, write - Boise Chamber of Commerce P.O.Box 2368 Boise, Idaho


High School
Title:
High School
Boise Idaho (ID), White Border unused



Eighth Street View
Title:
Eighth Street View
boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back unused


State Capitol Building
Title:
State Capitol Building
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back unused



Bryson Motel
Title:
Bryson Motel
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome unused

Description:
Bryson Motel 2600 Fairview, Boise, Idaho Boise's newest and finest. Located West edge of downtown Boise, on Highway's 30-20 & 26. Cooled by refrigeration; hot water heat; room telephone; ceramic tile baths; and television


The Royal Restaurant and Bar
Title:
The Royal Restaurant and Bar
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome unused

Description:
1112 Main Street. Coffee shop, cocktail lounge, Gold Rush Dining Room. Specializing in lunches, dinners and charcoal broiled steaks



Arrowrock Dam
Title:
Arrowrock Dam
Boise Idaho (ID), Real Photo unused


St. Teresas' Academy
Title:
St. Teresas' Academy
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back unused



Boise Hotel
Title:
Boise Hotel
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen unused


Business District from the Dome of the Capitol
Title:
Business District from the Dome of the Capitol
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen unused



State Capitol, Boise, Idaho
Title:
State Capitol, Boise, Idaho
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen unused

Description:
The original State Capitol at Boise was built in 1885. In 1905 the Capitol building was authorized for legislative, executive, and judicial purposes at a cost of one million dollars. Building continued from 1906-1912. The east and west wings were erected 1919-1920, at a cost of $2,290,000


Post Office
Title:
Post Office
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen unused

Description:
The history of Boise, Capitol of Idaho, dates to 1863 when barracks were established and cavalry brought in for protection from Indians. Idaho was admitted into the Union as the forty-third state on July 3, 1890



Idaho State Penitentiary
Title:
Idaho State Penitentiary
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back unused


Oregon Short Line Passenger Depot
Title:
Oregon Short Line Passenger Depot
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back unused



Red Rock Christian Church
Title:
Red Rock Christian Church
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome unused

Description:
Kootenai and Roosevelt


Ada County Court House
Title:
Ada County Court House
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome unused

Description:
Chester Litho, Inc



Capitol Park Showing Hotel Boise, Federal Building and State Capitol
Title:
Capitol Park Showing Hotel Boise, Federal Building and State Capitol
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen unused


Howard Platt Gardens, Union Pacific Depot
Title:
Howard Platt Gardens, Union Pacific Depot
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen unused



Ioanna Hotel
Title:
Ioanna Hotel
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back unused


Union Pacific Depot and Howard Platt Gardens
Title:
Union Pacific Depot and Howard Platt Gardens
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen PM 1946 May-22

Description:
Boise is a regular stop for United Airlines Mainliners and Union Pacific Streamliners. This railroad depot with garden landscaping is among the high points of beauty spots along the line



The Governors House
Title:
The Governors House
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome unused


High School
Title:
High School
Boise Idaho (ID), White Border



High School
Title:
High School
Boise Idaho (ID), White Border unused

Description:
Curt Teich & Co


Idan-Ha Hotel
Title:
Idan-Ha Hotel
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back PM 1908 Nov-11



Wright Community Congregational Church
Title:
Wright Community Congregational Church
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome unused

Description:
The Friendly Church... Founded in 1910 4821 Franklin Road


The Natatorium
Title:
The Natatorium
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back unused

Description:
The Natatorium Baths. A concrete plunge, 65 x 125 ft. Sanitary steam shower and tub baths. Natural hot mineral water used. These baths are recommended by eminent physicians for catarrh, neuralgia, and all rheumatic troubles. Open daily 8 a.m. until midnight. Your children should know how to swim. It might save their lives



248. The Famous Natatorium
Title:
248. The Famous Natatorium
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back PM 1914 May-21


Capitol Blvd
Title:
Capitol Blvd
Boise Idaho (ID), Real Photo



Great Arrow Rock Dam, Highest in the World
Title:
Great Arrow Rock Dam, Highest in the World
Boise Idaho (ID), Real Photo PM 1918 Aug-15


Arrowrock Dam
Title:
Arrowrock Dam
Boise Idaho (ID), Real Photo PM 1934 Jul-12

Description:
Boise Irrigation Project Constructed by the Bureau of Reclamation, 1911-1915 Maximum height, 348.6 feet Length of crest, 1,100 feet Volume, 610,600 cubic yards Foundation covers nearly 3 acres of solid rock Lowest inspection gallery, 230 feet below normal high water surface of reservoir Regulating outlets, 20 in number, each 4 feet 4 inches in diameter Cost over $4,600,000



Central School
Title:
Central School
Boise Idaho (ID), Real Photo PM 1922 Dec-2


Looking Down From Capitol Dome
Title:
Looking Down From Capitol Dome
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen unused

Description:
Series 18792 The capitol building was erected in 1906 at a cost of $2,290,000. Outside walls are faced with Boise sandstone. Corridors, floors, wainscoting and base throughout the building are of Vermont marble. It covers an area of 50,646 square feet



Boise Junior College
Title:
Boise Junior College
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome PM 1959 Jul-12

Description:
Situated on the banks of the Boise River, serves as an education center for nearly 1,000 students and,as a progressive school, keeps pace with the Pacific Northwest's most beautiful community, Boise, Idaho, capital of the "Gem State."


Main Street at Night
Title:
Main Street at Night
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome unused

Description:
Western Color Sales, Inc



Main Street
Title:
Main Street
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome unused

Description:
Looking west on Main Street of Boise, Capital City of Idaho


Looking West On Main Street
Title:
Looking West On Main Street
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome unused

Description:
This broad thoroughfare was once the focal point for commercial activities of a lusty city. Today it is but one of the many wide avenues containing the city's commerce



High School
Title:
High School
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back PM 1909 Nov-1


Natatorium
Title:
Natatorium
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back PM 1909 Jan-5



US Government Building
Title:
US Government Building
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back PM Jun-11


The Famous Natatorium
Title:
The Famous Natatorium
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back unused



Post Office
Title:
Post Office
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen unused

Description:
The history of Boise, Capitol of Idaho, dates to 1863 when barracks were established and cavalry brought in for protection from Indians. Idaho was admitted into the Union as the forty-third state on July 3, 1890


Arrow Rock Dam, Boise River
Title:
Arrow Rock Dam, Boise River
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen unused

Description:
359 feet high, length 1050 feet



Boise River Bridge
Title:
Boise River Bridge
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen unused


Federal Building
Title:
Federal Building
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back PM 1907 Jul-25



Ferry on Snake River
Title:
Ferry on Snake River
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back PM Jan-18


Idaho's State Capitol, with summer planting
Title:
Idaho's State Capitol, with summer planting
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen unused



State Capitol
Title:
State Capitol
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen unused


Ada County Court House
Title:
Ada County Court House
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen unused

Description:
Wesley Andrews Co



Boise River Bridge
Title:
Boise River Bridge
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen unused


Main Street Looking West
Title:
Main Street Looking West
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen unused

Description:
Boise is the center of a lovely scenic region, a busy friendly metropolitan area filled with memorable spots that figured prominently in the history of the Old West. Memorial Bridge commemorates the pioneers who crossed Boise river at that point on the Old Oregon Trail



Ada County Court House
Title:
Ada County Court House
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen unused

Description:
Erected at a cost of $500,000, the Ada County Courthouse is one of the finest in the nation. Gold from Boise Basin, a two hour drive from the city, first brought Ada County into prominence during the 1860's. This wealthy Basin during its heyday has produced more than $100,000,000


Looking Down from Capitol Dome
Title:
Looking Down from Capitol Dome
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen unused

Description:
The capitol building was erected in 1906 at a cost of $2,290,000. Outside walls are faced with Boise sandstone. Corridors, floors, wainscoting and base throughout the building are of Vermont marble. It covers an area of 50,646 feet



Looking Down From Capitol Dome
Title:
Looking Down From Capitol Dome
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen PM 1947 May-20

Description:
The capitol building was erected in 1906 at a cost of $2,290,000. Outside walls are faced with Boise sandstone. Corridors, floors, wainscoting, and base throughout the building are of Vermont marble. It covers an area of 50,646 square feet


Birds-eye view of Boise, Idaho
Title:
Birds-eye view of Boise, Idaho
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome unused

Description:
Aerial view of Boise, Idaho, "City of Trees." Not only is Boise the capital city of Idaho, but it is well known as the distribution and commercial center of Idaho



Looking Down Capitol Boulevard
Title:
Looking Down Capitol Boulevard
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome


Looking North Down Capitol Boulevard
Title:
Looking North Down Capitol Boulevard
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome unused

Description:
The Boise Mountains form a striking background for the "Gem State's" capitol. A picturesque setting for a picturesque community



Ada County Courthouse
Title:
Ada County Courthouse
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome unused

Description:
Ada County is the most populous county in the State of Idaho. The trading center of southwest Idaho is rich in dairying and agriculture


Boise City Hall and Police Station
Title:
Boise City Hall and Police Station
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome unused

Description:
Built in 1937 and 38 by the US Works Progress Adm. Boise City purchased it from the Government April 1, 1948



U.S. Federal Building
Title:
U.S. Federal Building
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome unused

Description:
Completed in 1969, located on the grounds of the Veterans Hospital on Fort Street. On the right the gate to Veterans Hospital and the Old Fort Boise Sentry House


Ann Morrison Memorial Park
Title:
Ann Morrison Memorial Park
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome unused

Description:
Ann Morrison Memorial Park, a 153-acre vista of landscaped artistry within the heart of Boise featuring playgrounds, formal gardens and an elaborate reflecting pool with an illuminated fountain and background music. Donated to the City by Harry W. Morrison Family Foundation as an everlasting tribute to Ann Morrison



Idaho Street
Title:
Idaho Street
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome unused

Description:
The "WALL STREET" of Boise. On the left The Idaho First National Bank, second oldest National Bank west of Denver, Colo. On the right, "The Provident Saving and Loan Assoc." Second block right, Boise's newest bank, "Commercial State Bank" and "The First Security Bank of Idaho N.A." Far left, Idaho's tallest building, "The Bank of Idaho."


The Cathedral of the Rockies
Title:
The Cathedral of the Rockies
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome

Description:
THE CATHEDRAL OF THE ROCKIES (The place to go is Idaho) Boise, Idaho's First Methodist Church, foremost example of dynamic Gothic architecture, is the first church built for Television; its Minister, Dr. Herbert E. Richards, conducts the largest number of TV and Radio programs of any individual church in America. The stained glass - some with gold "flown layer on layer" - weds traditional Biblical iconography with modern subject matter. The social and educational church facilities include barbecue pits, roller skating, nurseries, kindergartens, equipment for the aging, and an Arlington Carillon



Howard Platt Gardens, Union Pacific Depot
Title:
Howard Platt Gardens, Union Pacific Depot
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen unused


Union Pacific Depot and Howard Platt Gardens
Title:
Union Pacific Depot and Howard Platt Gardens
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen unused



O.S.L. Depot
Title:
O.S.L. Depot
Boise Idaho (ID), Real Photo unused


State Historical Museum of Idaho
Title:
State Historical Museum of Idaho
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome unused

Description:
State Historical Museum of Idaho is in beautiful Julia Davis Park in Boise. Completed in 1950, is the headquarters of the Idaho Historical Society and houses the Society’s library and in museum collections. The public is always welcome without charge



The Ezra Meeker Historical Post Cards for Schools, Libraries, the Home ahd Collectors
Title:
The Ezra Meeker Historical Post Cards for Schools, Libraries, the Home ahd Collectors
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen unused

Description:
This fine illustration of the team was taken while camped in Boise, Idaho. I quote from my Journal: "At Boise, the capital city of Idaho, there were nearly 1200 contributions to the monument fund by the pupils of the public schools, each child signing a roll, showing the school and grade to which he belonged, the rolls to be deposited with the Historical Society. Over three thousand people attended the dedication services. A granite shaft 12 feet high erected on the state house grounds."


Family of Five on Bicycles
Title:
Family of Five on Bicycles
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome PM Aug-15

Description:
Elba Systems corporation mcmlxviii FS-1



St. Margaret's Hall
Title:
St. Margaret's Hall
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back unused

Description:
Series 2783


Boating At Country Club
Title:
Boating At Country Club
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back unused

Description:
Series 2778



The Barracks, Ft. Boise
Title:
The Barracks, Ft. Boise
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back PM 1916 Jun-29

Description:
Series 2777


State Penitentiary
Title:
State Penitentiary
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back PM 1915 Feb-05

Description:
Series 1156



Roadway Inn, 1115 North Curtis Road
Title:
Roadway Inn, 1115 North Curtis Road
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome unused

Description:
Conveniently located just off 1.80 & Close to the airport 100 clean, attractive rooms, including deluxe suites & waterbed rooms year round, indoor/outdoor, heated Pool with whirlpool & Saunas family restaurant exciting lounge with live entertainment 6 nights a weel close to shopping 20 miles to excellent skiing at Bogus Basin


Ezra Meeker At Boise
Title:
Ezra Meeker At Boise
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back unused

Description:
This view was taken a few moments prior to the commencement of service dedicating the childrens monument shown elsewhere in this collection: More than 5000 people attended



St. Alphonsus Hospital
Title:
St. Alphonsus Hospital
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back PM 1911 Jun-21

Description:
Series 1154


The Barracks Ft. Boise
Title:
The Barracks Ft. Boise
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back unused

Description:
Series 2777



Boulevard Motel, 1121 Capitol Blvd U. S. 20-30 East Entrance
Title:
Boulevard Motel, 1121 Capitol Blvd U. S. 20-30 East Entrance
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome unused

Description:
21 nicely furnished units with full-tile baths. Central heating. Room telephones and radios. Near city center. Close to good restaurants. TV and Refrigerated Air Conditioning


Terrace Dining Room - The Downtowner
Title:
Terrace Dining Room - The Downtowner
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome unused

Description:
Series 61092 Luxurious dining with a delightful view over-looking the pool patio . . . Unexcelled service, delectable food and a complete selection of wines await you!



Idaho State Historical Museum, Julia Davis Park
Title:
Idaho State Historical Museum, Julia Davis Park
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome unused

Description:
Series 48610 Idaho State Historical Museum, Located in Julia Davis Park, Boise, Idaho. All historical possessions and antiques of the "Gem State" are housed here.


Court House
Title:
Court House
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen unused

Description:
Erected at a cost of $500,000, the Ada Country Courthouse is one of the finest in the nation. Gold from Boise Basin, a two hour drive from the city, first brought Ada County into prominence during the 1860's. This wealthy Basin during its heyday has produced more than $100,000,000.



State Capitol Gold Embossed
Title:
State Capitol Gold Embossed
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back unused


Boulevard Motel, 1121 Capitol Blvd. U. S. 20-30
Title:
Boulevard Motel, 1121 Capitol Blvd. U. S. 20-30
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome unused

Description:
21 nicely furnished units with full-tile baths. Central heating. Room telephones and radios. Near City center. Close to good restaurants. TV and Refrigerated Air Conditioning



Idaho Souvenir
Title:
Idaho Souvenir
Boise Idaho (ID), Continental Chrome unused

Description:
Boise, Looking north on Capital Boulevard from the Platt Gardens.


At Boise
Title:
At Boise
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back unused

Description:
This view was taken a few moments prior to the commencement of service dedicating the children's monument shown elsewhere in this collection: More than 5000 people attended



State Capitol
Title:
State Capitol
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back unused


State Capitol
Title:
State Capitol
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome unused

Description:
This impressive building is in the downtown section of the city, within easy view of all visitors.



Main Street Looking East
Title:
Main Street Looking East
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back


State Capitol
Title:
State Capitol
Boise Idaho (ID), Post Card (Undivided Back) PM 1904 Aug-24



Capitol Park Showing Hotel Boise
Title:
Capitol Park Showing Hotel Boise
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen unused

Description:
Among the more prominent are the Capitol, The Mile Hi Center, Denver Club Bldg., Telephone Bldg., etc.


City Hall And Eighth Street
Title:
City Hall And Eighth Street
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back PM 1910 May-25



Stor-It-Indoors Co, 1450 N. Mitchell
Title:
Stor-It-Indoors Co, 1450 N. Mitchell
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome unused

Description:
Stor-it-Indoors co. has individual storage space to meet your needs. Sizes range from 6' x 11' to 12' x 60' with high clearance overhead doors. Night guard lights and Bonded Police patrolled. Now at 3 convenient location


Ada County Court House
Title:
Ada County Court House
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome unused



Ann Morrison Memorial Park
Title:
Ann Morrison Memorial Park
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome unused

Description:
Ann Morrison Memorial Park, a 153 - acre vista of landscaped artistry within the heart of Boise featuring playgrounds, formal gardens and am elaborate reflecting pool with an illuminated fountain and background music. Donated to the City by Harry W. Morrison Family Foundation as an everlasting tribute to Ann Morrison.


Union Pacific R. R. Passenger Depot
Title:
Union Pacific R. R. Passenger Depot
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome unused



Boisean Hyatt Lodge, 1300 S. Capitol Blvd
Title:
Boisean Hyatt Lodge, 1300 S. Capitol Blvd
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome unused

Description:
Located at Jct. of Capitol - College & Boise Ave. on Hiways U. S. 20 - 36 -30, 8 Blks So. of business center. 92 units Direct Dials Color TV - Family Suites Comm sgls. Air Conditioned. Near State Capital. Art Gallery, 2 City Parks & Boise College.


Boise
Title:
Boise
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome unused

Description:
Looking north on Capital Boulevard from the Platt Gardens



The Old U. S. Assay Office
Title:
The Old U. S. Assay Office
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome unused

Description:
The old U. S. Assay Office, built in 1870-72, was Boise's pride and a symbol of the importance of the Idaho gold mines both to Idaho and to the nation. In 1933 the building became headquarters of the Boise National Forest. With its noble trees and original fence, the stone structure still looks much as it did when Boise was only a decade old.


Rodeway Inn Of Boise, 29th and chinden Boulevard
Title:
Rodeway Inn Of Boise, 29th and chinden Boulevard
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome unused

Description:
Rated "Outstanding " by AAA 350 luxurious guest rooms and suites. All with color TV and King or Queen size beds. Airport courtesy car, Olympic swimming 24-hour Coffee Shop. Beauty and Barber Shops. Convention Center for up to 1500.



Lucky Peak Dam
Title:
Lucky Peak Dam
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome unused

Description:
The place to go is Idaho. Just a few minute's drive from downtown Boise. A wonderful spot to go for a picnic and swim on a hot summer day


U. S. Federal Building, Fort Street
Title:
U. S. Federal Building, Fort Street
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome unused

Description:
Completed in 1969. located on the grounds of the Veterans Hospital on Fort Street. On the right the gate to veterans Hospital and the Old Fort Boise Sentry House



Overland Pharmacy Co
Title:
Overland Pharmacy Co
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back unused


Post Office
Title:
Post Office
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen unused

Description:
This history of Boise, Capitol, of Idaho, dates to 1863 when barracks were established and cavalry brought in for protection form Indians. Idaho was admitted into the Union as the forty-third state on July 3, 1890.



Greetings From Boise
Title:
Greetings From Boise
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome unused


State Capitol
Title:
State Capitol
Boise Idaho (ID), Post Card (Undivided Back) PM 1906



Methodist Church
Title:
Methodist Church
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back unused


Wright Community Congregational Church, 4821 Franklin Rd
Title:
Wright Community Congregational Church, 4821 Franklin Rd
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome unused

Description:
The Friendly Church . . . Founded in 1910



Greetings From Boise
Title:
Greetings From Boise
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen PM 1953

Description:
Key To Views On Other Side:- Panel View - Union Pacific Depot and Howard Platt Gardens. B - Post Office O - Court House. I - State Bird - Mountain Blue Bird S - State Capitol. E - Hansen Suspension Bridge


Greetings From Boise
Title:
Greetings From Boise
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen unused

Description:
Key To Views On Other Side:- Panel View - Union Pacific Depot and Howard Platt Gardens. B - Post Office O - Court House. I - State Bird - Mountain Blue Bird S - State Capitol. E - Hansen Suspension Bridge



Greetings From Boise
Title:
Greetings From Boise
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen unused

Description:
1. State Capitol, Boise, Idaho 2. U. P. Depot, Boise, Idaho 3. Boise River Bridge 4. Arrow Rock Dam 5. Mountain Trout.


View Of Business District
Title:
View Of Business District
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen unused

Description:
View of Business district from dome of capitol



Howard Platt Gardens Union Pacific Depot
Title:
Howard Platt Gardens Union Pacific Depot
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen unused


The First Baptist Church, 13th & Washington Sts
Title:
The First Baptist Church, 13th & Washington Sts
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome unused

Description:
The Colonial edifice was begun in 1948 and dedicated in June 1960



Capitol Park Showing Hotel Boise
Title:
Capitol Park Showing Hotel Boise
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen PM 1951

Description:
Federal building and State Capitol


Howard Platt Gardens
Title:
Howard Platt Gardens
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen PM 1950

Description:
Union Pacific Depot



Shoshone Falls
Title:
Shoshone Falls
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back unused


City Hall
Title:
City Hall
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back unused



State Capitol
Title:
State Capitol
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen unused

Description:
Capitol Building Outside walls are faced with Boise sandstone. Corridors, floors, wainscoting and base throughout the building are of Vermont marble. Covers an area of 50,646 square feet.


State Capitol
Title:
State Capitol
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen unused

Description:
The original State Capitol at Boise was built in 1885. In 1905 the Capitol building was authorized for legislative, executive, and judicial purposes at a cost of one million dollars. Building continued from 1906-1912. The east and west wings were erected 1919-1920, at a cost if $2,290,000.



Howard Platt Gardens, O. S. L. Depot
Title:
Howard Platt Gardens, O. S. L. Depot
Boise Idaho (ID), White Border PM 1943


The Grand Entrance, Owyhee Hotel
Title:
The Grand Entrance, Owyhee Hotel
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back unused



Soldiers' Home
Title:
Soldiers' Home
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back PM Aug-17


Y.M.C.A
Title:
Y.M.C.A
Boise Idaho (ID), Real Photo unused



Howdy Pardner Drive In Cafe
Title:
Howdy Pardner Drive In Cafe
Boise Idaho (ID), Real Photo unused

Description:
On Highway 30 West. Only drive-in known presenting floor shows on the roof.


Looking Down From Capitol Dome
Title:
Looking Down From Capitol Dome
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen PM 1945 Apr-1

Description:
The capitol building was erected in 1906 at a cost of $2,290,000. Outside walls are faced with Boise sandstone. Corridors, floors, wainscoting and base throughout the building are of Vermont marble. It covers an area of 50,646 square feet. E. C. Kropp Co.



Main Street, Looking East
Title:
Main Street, Looking East
Boise Idaho (ID), Private Mailing Card PM 1906 Jan-14


Swallow's Nest Rock on Snake River
Title:
Swallow's Nest Rock on Snake River
Clarkson Washington (WA), Divided Back unused

Description:
The nesting place of myriads of swallows until driven away by blasting



Idaho State Capitol
Title:
Idaho State Capitol
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back unused

Description:
The State Capitol of Idaho is locate din the city of Boise. Idaho has an area of 84,500 square miles, and was admitted to the Union in 1890; its State flower is the syringa. Idaho is the Indian word for "Gem of the Mountains."


Grandview Motel
Title:
Grandview Motel
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome

Description:
18 units, a desirable distance from the highway overlooking the city of Boise. Individually controlled steam heat and air conditioning. New Drive-in service, Room T.V. and Radios. Beautiful grounds and ample parking, 5 minutes from city center



Sun-Liner Motel, Boise, Idaho
Title:
Sun-Liner Motel, Boise, Idaho
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome unused

Description:
Sun-Liner Motel 3433 Chinden Blvd. Boise, Idaho Phone 5-3647 On Highways 20-26 West 30 units, all elevated with under-unit parking. Automatic Room dial phones — Automatic Luggage lifts (Lug-A-Lifts) — Individual heat pumps, electric — Elevated sun-deck — Heated swimming pool — TV in rooms — Tile baths with tub and shower — Coffee Shop adjacent — Free coffee or juice. Owner — The Danita Company


Harry W. Poulson Agency
Title:
Harry W. Poulson Agency
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome unused

Description:
1120 Bannock Street



Boise Cascade Corporation
Title:
Boise Cascade Corporation
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome unused

Description:
Built in 1917. On May 10, 1918 the first logs went through the saws. This completely modern sawmill has an annual capacity of 110,000,000 board feet, the logs are received by Truck and Rail from the great forests of the Gem State


The Commercial Club
Title:
The Commercial Club
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back PM 1909 Feb-6



Main and Eighth Street
Title:
Main and Eighth Street
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back PM 1911 Jun-19


The Idan-ha Hotel
Title:
The Idan-ha Hotel
Boise Idaho (ID), Post Card (Undivided Back) PM 1906 Aug-14



Idaho State Capitol Building
Title:
Idaho State Capitol Building
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back unused


Bryson Motel
Title:
Bryson Motel
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome unused

Description:
2600 Fairview. Boise's newest and finest. Located West edge of downtown Boise, on Highway's 30-20 & 26. Cooled by refrigeration; hot water heat; room telephone; ceramic tile baths; and television H.W. Steward



U. S. Veterans Hospital
Title:
U. S. Veterans Hospital
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen unused


The Old Oregon Trail
Title:
The Old Oregon Trail
Boise Idaho (ID), White Border unused

Description:
View of Business District from Owyhee Roof Garden



St. John's Cathedral
Title:
St. John's Cathedral
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back PM 1907 Jul-11


View Looking Northeast from the Dome of the Capitol
Title:
View Looking Northeast from the Dome of the Capitol
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back PM Aug-30



Chrisman and Willis Sweet Halls, University of Idaho
Title:
Chrisman and Willis Sweet Halls, University of Idaho
Boise Idaho (ID), Real Photo PM 1953 Jul-1


Construction of dam
Title:
Construction of dam
Boise Idaho (ID), Real Photo unused



City Park From Capitol Dome
Title:
City Park From Capitol Dome
Boise Idaho (ID), Real Photo PM 1920 Aug-7


The Government Dam
Title:
The Government Dam
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back unused



Capitol Park Showing Hotel Boise, Federal Building and State Capitol
Title:
Capitol Park Showing Hotel Boise, Federal Building and State Capitol
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen unused


Boise Junior College
Title:
Boise Junior College
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome unused

Description:
Boise Junior College, situated on the banks of the Boise River, serves as an education center for nearly 1,000 students and, as a progressive school, keeps pace with the Pacific Northwest's most beautiful community, Boise, Idaho, capital of the "Gem State." Kodachrome by Jack Taylor



Christ Chapel
Title:
Christ Chapel
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome

Description:
Built in 1866 at Boise (The place to go is Idaho.) Was the first Episcopal Church in Idaho, Montana and Utah. Originally called St. Michaelis in honor of the first rector, The Rev. St. Michael Flackler, the chapel is now an historic shrine on the campus of Boise Junior College


Greetings from Boise Idaho
Title:
Greetings from Boise Idaho
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen unused

Description:
Boise is the state capital of Idaho. Population 26,130. Altitude 2739 feet. Located in the Boise Valley. 500 miles east of Portland and 400 miles northwest from Salt Lake City. On the line of the Union Pacific and US Highway 30



Boise High School
Title:
Boise High School
Boise Idaho (ID), Real Photo unused


Boulevard Motel
Title:
Boulevard Motel
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome unused

Description:
21 nicely furnished units with full-tile baths. Central heating. Room telephones and radios. Near city center. Close to good restaurants. TV and refrigerated air conditioning



The Royal Restaurant and Bar
Title:
The Royal Restaurant and Bar
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome unused

Description:
The Royal Restaurant and Bar 1112 Main St. Boise, Idaho Coffee Shop - Cocktail lounge. Gold Rush Dining Room specializing in lunches, dinners, and charcoal broiled steaks


Capitol Auto Court
Title:
Capitol Auto Court
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen unused

Description:
Seven blocks from business center. East entrance to city. One of the most modern courts in the West. Two to four rooms completely furnished. Refrigeration, automatic heat, closed garages. Washed air conditioned, tile showers, room telephones



St. Margaret's Hall
Title:
St. Margaret's Hall
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back PM Sep-14

Description:
Series 160759


Downtowner Motel
Title:
Downtowner Motel
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome unused

Description:
Series R05626 Downtowner Motel (Boise, Idaho) Elegance and friendly service characterize Idaho's largest and finest luxury motel. 200 guest rooms, complete range of services, convention facilities, Terrace Dining Room and Bottle 'n Cork Lounge



St. Teresa's Academy
Title:
St. Teresa's Academy
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back unused

Description:
Series 2775


The Idan-Ha And Annex
Title:
The Idan-Ha And Annex
Boise Idaho (ID), Post Card (Undivided Back) PM 1905 May-18



Bradley Field Skytel
Title:
Bradley Field Skytel
Boise Idaho (ID), Real Photo unused


Boise Tour Train, Julia Davis Park
Title:
Boise Tour Train, Julia Davis Park
Boise Idaho (ID), Chrome unused

Description:
Seeing Boise, Idaho Aboard the tour Train. A popular activity for everyone! Departs daily throughout the summer from Julia Davis Park.



Telephone Lounge At The USO Club
Title:
Telephone Lounge At The USO Club
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen unused

Description:
Where operators help service men make their call


On The Old Oregon Trail, Main Street
Title:
On The Old Oregon Trail, Main Street
Boise Idaho (ID), White Border unused



Central School
Title:
Central School
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back PM 1910 May-27


A Merry Christmas
Title:
A Merry Christmas
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back PM 1913 Dec-22

Description:
The Natatorium. Greetings From Boise, Idaho.



Greetings From Boise
Title:
Greetings From Boise
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen PM 1949

Description:
Boise is the state capital of Idaho. Population 26,130. Altitude 2739 feet. Located in the Boise Valley. 500 miles east of Portland and 400 miles northwest from Salt Lake City. On the line of the Union Pacific and U. S. Highway 30. B - Ada County Court House. O - View of Business District. I - Arrow Rock Dam. S - Boise River Bridge. E - Union Pacific Depot.


Greetings From Gowen Field
Title:
Greetings From Gowen Field
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen unused



U. S. Veterans Hospital
Title:
U. S. Veterans Hospital
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen unused


Federal Building
Title:
Federal Building
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen unused



Ada County Court House
Title:
Ada County Court House
Boise Idaho (ID), Linen unused


Boating at Pierce Park
Title:
Boating at Pierce Park
Boise Idaho (ID), Divided Back unused





Total: 212 Items