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    • Administration Building construction

    • Boise State University;Construction equipment;Ground breaking ceremonies;
    • Groundbreaking ceremonies for the Administration Building, March 1940. L to R in front: State Senator E. D. Baird;architect Frank Hummel;BJC trustee J. J. Chapman, and BJC president Eugene Chaffee standing by a steam shovel.
    • Administration Building construction

    • Boise State University;Construction equipment;Ground breaking ceremonies;
    • L to R: State Senator E.D. Baird, architect Frank Hummel, BJC trustee J. J. Chapman, and BJC President Eugene Chaffee standing by a steam shovel during ground breaking ceremonies for the Administration Building, March 1940.
    • Business Building ground breaking

    • Boise State University;Ground breaking ceremonies;
    • Ground breaking ceremonies for the Business Building at Boise State College. L to R: Idaho Governor Don Samuelson, President of Idaho State Board of Education Alice Walters, President of Boise State College John Barnes.
    • Business Building ground breaking

    • Boise State University;Ground breaking ceremonies;
    • Ground breaking ceremonies for the Business Building at Boise State College. L to R: Idaho Governor Don Samuelson, President of Boise State College John Barnes, President of Idaho State Board of Education Alice Walters.
    • Business Building ground breaking

    • Boise State University;Ground breaking ceremonies;
    • Ground breaking ceremonies for the Business Building at Boise State College. L to R: President of Boise State College John Barnes, Idaho Governor Don Samuelson, President of Idaho State Board of Education Alice Walters.
    • Business Building ground breaking

    • Boise State University;Ground breaking ceremonies;
    • Ground breaking ceremonies for the Business Building at Boise State College. L to R: Unknown, Idaho Governor Don Samuelson, President of the Idaho State Board of Education Alice Walters, Richard Wilcomb of Jordan-Wilcomb Co, the company contracted...
    • Chaffee Hall groundbreaking

    • Boise State University;Ground breaking ceremonies;Dormitories
    • President Eugene Chaffee turns the first shovel of dirt at the groundbreaking for a new dormitory building, later named Chaffee Hall. At far left is student body president Bill Ilett. Behind them is Morrison Hall. See also photo AR 10053.
    • Chaffee Hall groundbreaking

    • Boise State University;Ground breaking ceremonies;Dormitories
    • Boise College vice president William G. Gottenberg passes out shovels at the groundbreaking for the new dormitory later called Chaffee Hall. Others, left to right, are: Robert Overstreet (trustee), Homer Deal (chair of Housing Committee), Ray...
    • Daycare Center

    • Boise State University; Ground breaking ceremonies; Children;
    • At the groundbreaking ceremonies for the Child Care Center, children participate by using toy shovels.
    • Engineering Complex Ground Breaking

    • Boise State University; Engineering; Ground breaking ceremonies;
    • Ground breaking ceremonies for the Engineering Complex, Harry Morrison Civil Engineering Building. Second from the left is BSU president Charles Ruch, and to his left is Velm Morrison.
    • Groundbreaking

    • Ground breaking ceremonies;
    • Pete Cenarrusa breaks ground on a new building in Downtown Boise. The photograph is signed by John Evans, Idaho governor.
    • J.R. Simplot

    • Boise State University; Philanthropists; Ground breaking ceremonies;
    • Jack Simplot holding shovel at the groundbreaking ceremonies of the Simplot-Micron building.
    • Larry Selland

    • Boise State University; Ground breaking ceremonies; Dormitories
    • Boise State University executive vice-president Larry Selland at the ground breaking for an addition to the Canyon County satellite campus of Boise State University. The Canyon County campus later became part of the College of Western Idaho.
    • Library Groundbreaking Ceremony

    • Boise State University; Ground breaking ceremonies; College administrators; Tractors;
    • Group photo of college administrators and librarians with an excavator bucket. From left to right: William Gottenberg, Marilyn Hershey, unknown, Eugene Chaffee, Ruth McBirney, Robert Overstreet, Arthur Caine, Fritz Hummel.

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