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    • Promotional materials; Publicity photographs; Union Pacific Railroad Company; Tourism
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company published this promotional booklet to promote tourism and the railroad in Idaho, written and illustrated by Robert Limbert. The booklet is filled with photographs taken by Limbert while exploring Craters of the Moon,...
    • Boise River Green Belt Acquisition

    • Housing developments; City planning; Municipal government; Urban renewal;
    • U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Outdoor Recreation Project Proposal - Acquisition application by the City of Boise to acquire approximatley 325 acres of land adjoing Boise River on both sides, for the purpose of creating a green belt.
    • Craters of the Moon, Bridge of Tears

    • Rock formations;
    • This formation was named by W.L. Cole and Robert W. Limbert on their 1920 expedition into the region. The bridge was named by Limbert and Cole in 1920 after a man on the trip hit his head on the underside of the bridge hard enough to bring tears to...
    • King of Hearts

    • Boise State University; Dance parties;
    • The Valentines Day themed dance at Boise Junior college included a competition called King of Hearts. The female student body would vote for one of these seven men to be crowned "the King of Hearts". This photo was published in the student...
    • Pettit Lake

    • Mountains; Lakes & ponds; Trees;
    • The Sawtooth Mountains are reflected in the water of Pettit Lake (named by Robert W. Limbert and historically known as Petit Lake). Pettit Lake sits at an altitude of 6,996 feet.
    • Grand Mogul (Great Mogul)

    • Mountains; Trees;
    • The Great Mogul (now known as Grand Mogul), a 9,733 foot peak at the south end of Redfish Lake. Named by Robert W. Limbert, he described the peak as "a great white granite dome which rears its head a few miles above the upper end of Big Redfish...
    • Craters of the Moon, Bridge of Tears

    • Rock formations; Explorers
    • The 1921 expedition members pose for a photograph in front of a natural bridge. The bridge was named by Robert W. Limbert and W. L. Cole in 1920 after a man on the trip hit his head on the underside of the bridge hard enough to bring tears to his...
    • Dorm life

    • Boise State University; Relay racing;
    • Students compete in a relay race involving cardboard boxes at Boise State University. The competition was named after a popular television game show of the time, "Anything Goes."
    • Idaho's Natural Bridge

    • Rock formations;
    • Robert W. Limbert's article, "Idaho's Natural Bridge Revealed to the World," described the natural wonder which he named "Bridge of the Moon." The caption in the article reads, "this wonderful rock formation spanning an abrupt canyon in central...
    • Exploration tools

    • Compasses; Scientific equipment;
    • Robert W. Limbert used this pocket sextant thermometer-barometer-compass for his explorations into what was later named the Craters of the Moon National Monument.
    • Inventory of Riparian Habitats

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    • Research conducted by personnel from the Cooperative Wildlife Research Units of Univ. of Idaho & Oregon State Univ., and the College of Forest Resources, Univ. of Washington for the Wildlife Working Group, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
    • 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.
    • Boise Fire Station No. 2

    • Roach, William Francis, 1891-1973; Fire engines; Fire fighters; Firehouse dogs; Fire stations; Horse-drawn vehicles; Horses; Fire departments--Uniforms;
    • Photograph of Boise Fire Station #2 in Boise's North End neighborhood, including the horse team the "Nasty Blacks" named Bird and King. On the carriage seat are Doc Roach and Captain James Lindsay. Standing on the engine is Hoseman Bill Cates,...
    • Bruneau Canyon

    • Canyons; Rivers; Valleys; Explorers
    • Photograph captures the Bruneau River from the bottom of the canyon. First found and named "Le Canyon de Brun" (Canyon of Brown) by French Canadian fur trappers, the Bruneau Canyon was publicized by Robert Limbert in numerous publications,...
    • Full Committee Consideration of s. 921 (Jackson and Fannin, by request)

    • State parks & reserves; Environmental policy; Legislation; Correspondence; Rivers; Research;
    • Memorandum to Members of the committee regarding full committee consideration of S. 921 (Jackson and Fannin, by request) from Senator Floyd Haskell, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Public Lands, and a memo from the Idaho Fish and Game Department...
    • Women in "Indian Cave"

    • Women;
    • Margaret Limbert (far right) stands in a line with three unidentified women wearing long skirts. They are standing inside what Robert W. Limbert named "Indian Cave," which was located 18 miles northwest of Boise.

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