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    • Boise what where when

    • Telephone directories; Demography;
    • An informative booklet for citizens of Boise, Idaho and surrounding areas. The booklet was intended to assist individuals connect with services available to them.
    • Boise Fire Department, 1912

    • Roach, William Francis, 1891-1973; Fire fighters; Fire engines; Fire stations; Fire departments--Uniforms; Horse-drawn vehicles; Horses; Fire chiefs; Fire departments--Officials and employees;
    • A 1912 composite picture of the Boise Fire Department. The four fire stations in Boise at pictured, one in each corner. Upper left: Central Station (6th and Idaho); upper right: Combination Station No. 3 (16th and Ressequie); bottom right:...
    • Boise Fire Department, 1951

    • Roach, William Francis, 1891-1973; Fire fighters; Fire chiefs; Fire departments--Officials and employees; Fire departments--Uniforms;
    • A composite photo of the 1951 Boise Fire Department. Under each individual photograph is a name and position held. First row, from the top (left to right): Donald Baker, Harry Bowen, Walter Bowling, Charles Brock, Fred Brown, Ray Brown, Tom Brown,...
    • Bureau of Outdoor Recreation

    • Research; Soil conservation; Water; Monuments; National parks & reserves; Maps;
    • Department of the interior appointments, reports, and correspondence. Map, correspondence, and other documents on Hagerman Horse Fossil Beds.
    • Junior College to Receive Guests Tonight

    • Receptions; Boise State University; Boise Junior College; Fund raising;
    • Tonight will be one of the most festive of night the season at Boise’s rapidly growing Junior college as it is the occasion of the first public reception of the year. The board members and the faculty members of the college will welcome all friends...
    • College Faculty Meets Patrons at Reception

    • Receptions; Boise State University; Boise Junior College;
    • Parents and Other Friends of School Greet Teaching Staff; Students Assist in Serving Refreshments; Mrs. Forter Arranges Music Program. Nearly 300 persons registered at Talbot gymnasium Friday evening between 8 and 10 o’clock, at the annual...
    • Basque dancers

    • Folk dancing, Basque--United States
    • Senator Jordan and Senator Church watch the Basque dancers pose for a photograph in the Idaho State Capitol. From left to right: Domingo Ansotegui (tambourine), Jim Jausoro (accordion), Congressman Ralph Harding, Compton I. White, Senator Frank...
    • Fire Prevention Week Demonstration

    • Fire prevention--Fire drills; Fire prevention--Study and teaching; Fire fighters; Department stores; Fire departments--Uniforms;
    • Firefighter Vern Compton is shown jumping from the C. C. Anderson department store building as part of a Fire Prevention Week demonstration. Six fire fighters wait below with a safety net to catch him, while a crowd watches the demonstration.
    • At the Junior College by Francis Stewart

    • Dance parties; Boise State University; Boise Junior College;
    • [Caption]Informal Dance[End of Caption]. The B.J.C. club will be hosts to the U of I frosh at an informal dance to be held in the Talbot gym after the football game Friday evening. Byron “Buggs” Morgan is chairman for the affair. His co-chair man...
    • Sawtooth Primitive Area

    • Correspondence; Environmental policy; Conservation of natural resources; Forests; Town meetings;
    • Correspondence and Proposed Bill for Sawtooth Primitive Area Reclassification
    • Potato Bowl

    • Boise State University; Potatoes;
    • Boise Junior College president Eugene Chaffee is presented Kern County potatoes as part of the ceremonies for the Potato Bowl in Bakersfield, California. The BJC football team played the Compton Junior College in the Bronco's third visit to...
    • Canvassing project

    • Boise State University; Political campaigns; Dormitories
    • A committee of Boise Junior College students who individually led other supporters in a canvassing project on behalf of a bond measure to build two dormitories at BJC. The Bond measure passed on April 11, 1950, resulting in the construction of...
    • Potato Bowl

    • Boise State University; Parades;
    • Shirley Giminiani, Potato Bowl Queen, and Pat Dolan, Boise Junior College Homecoming Queen, riding through Bakersfield, California, in a convertible promoting the seventh annual Potato Bowl Game sponsored by the Kern County Shrine Club. That year...
    • Calliope

    • Boise State University; Organs; Calliopes;
    • The Boise Junior College Calliope parked outside the Assembly Hall. The Calliope was donated to Boise State by Michael Compton, of Boise's Compton Transfer and Storage Company.
    • Intercollegiate Knights

    • Boise State University; Fraternities & sororities;
    • A group photo of the Intercollegiate Knights at Boise Junior College during the 1948-49 school year. 1st row: Goebel, Sandy, Hochstrasser, Brandon, Davis. 2nd row: Ross, Erstad, Smith, Gibson, Kimball, Melander. 3rd row: Griffin, Breakenridge,...
    • Football Team, 1947

    • Boise State University; Football;
    • Boise Junior College football team, 1947. Front row, left to right: BERNARD NEILSEN, LEO COMPTON, DENNY BRYAN, BOB MAYS, BOB BRADSHAW, DON UNDERKOFLER, BOB UNDERKOFLER, DON MILLER. : BERT CHISHOLM, JERRY WILSON, GEORGE ROGERS, RICHARD RUMSEY, EVAN...
    • Football

    • Boise State University;Football;
    • As described in the student newspaper: "Fred Caudill, Bronco fullback, holds tight to the ball after punching one yard to BJC's first touchdown against the Compton JC Tartars in last Saturday's [Oct 25, 1958] Homecoming game which the Boise team...
    • BJC becomes BC

    • Boise State University; Document signings;
    • Governor Bob Smylie hands Eugene Chaffee a pen that signed a bill changing Boise Junior College to Boise College. Left to right: Governor Smylie, Larry Mill (shadowed), Glenn Compton, Ted Eberle, and Pres. Chaffee.
    • Junior College Invited Public to Musical and Play

    • Boise State University; Boise Junior College; Theatrical productions; Operas & operettas;
    • Boise Junior college presents a musical and dramatic treat Wednesday evening, March 10, at 8:15 in St. Margaret’s hall. The Glee club under the direction of Lucille Forter, will present a scene from the opera Carmen by Bizet, in costume. The most...
    • Junior College Grads Soon Become Teachers By MARY PERKINS

    • Boise State University; Boise Junior College; Teachers; Vocational education;
    • After spending two years at Boise Junior college, 72 per cent of the young men and women who majored in the education course soon found teaching positions in the elementary rural schools in Idaho, according to a survey made Tuesday. The State Board...

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