U.S. Secretary of the Interior Bruce Babbitt (right), visiting Boise State for a conference on forest health, poses with former Idaho Governor Cecil D. Andrus, who himself was Secretary of the Interior from 1977-1981.
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.
Housing developments; City planning; Municipal government; Urban renewal; Assistance;
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announces Boise State College was awarded a grant to build a new women students dormitory and student union addition - assisting in the construction of the John Barnes Towers.
Gay rights; Gays; Activists; Political issues; Gays in military service; Military life; Military organizations; Military personnel; Military policy; Supreme Court decisions;
The US Supreme Court allows the Pentagon to implement the 'Don't ask, don't tell' policy for the US armed forces. The current ruling only applies to the sailor who challenged the policy but does set a precedence for the Pentagon to follow.
Housing developments; City planning; Urban renewal; Presidential appointments;
The Secretary of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), George Romney, informs the President he is resigning from the Cabinet due to difficulties he sees in acomplishing his duties in the current political environment.
Roach, William Francis, 1891-1973; Fire prevention--Study and teaching; Fire engines; Fire chiefs; Fire marshals; Fire departments--Uniforms;
The Officers of the Idaho State Fire School Association. Top row (left to right): Secretary to Boise Chief and Fire Marshal Flora Worthan, Boise Fire Captain Earl Robinson, Ketchum-Sun Valley Fire Chief Richard Ransom, Burley Fire Chief Otis...
The officers of the Associated Students of Boise State College for the 1969-1970 school year. Seated from left to right: Jack Arbaugh (president) and Kathy Nolan (secretary). Standing: Ben Hambelton (social chair), Mel Lowe (treasurer) and Jim...
The newly elected officers of the Associated Students of Boise College. Standing from left to right: Pat Fleenor (treasurer) and Dyke Nally (president). Seated: Jim Gray (vice president) and Kathy Anderson (secretary).
Boise State University; Student government; Signs (Notices);
Student leaders gather aroung the Student Union sign. From left to right: Brenda Bay (Student Programs Board), Jack Arbaugh (student body president), Kathy Nolan (student body secretary), Rich Whitman, Jim Tibbs (student body vice president), and...
Outgoing ASBSC president Ernie Weber (left) congratulating (left to right) Dyke Nally, Jim Gray, Kathy Anderson and Pat Fleenor, newly elected president, vice president, secretary, and treasurer, respectively.
Fire prevention--Study and teaching; Fire departments--Officials and employees; Laundry--Equipment and supplies;
One of many photographs taken as part of the fire prevention series on "Things not to do." Boise Fire Department secretary Flora Worthan at her home talks on the phone while a hot iron is left laying on top of clothing on the ironing board.
Members of the 1969 Homecoming Committee at Boise State College. The group organized Homecoming events during the the week of October 6-11. Members in the first row (from left) include ASB publicity Director Wally Allington, Homecoming Secretary...
City planning; Municipal government; Urban renewal; Shopping centers;
Letters to and from Senator Len Jordan regarding the City of Boise city council, chamber of commerce, application for funding of an urban renewal project. The project seemed to be approved but no funds were available for the project in 1969.