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    • The Silent Screen & My Talking Heart

    • Shipman, Nell, 1892-1970;
    • Cover illustration on Nell Shipman's autobiography, "The Silent Screen & My Talking Heart," published posthumously by Boise State University in 1987, with second and third editions in 1988 and 2001. Shipman wrote the autobiography in the late...
    • TakeATrip

    • Advertisements;
    • Four page pamphlet showcasing Robert W. Limbert's illustrated lecture on his explorations of Craters of the Moon before it was named a national monument. It also advertises for "God's Out of Doors" panorama exhibit in Boise, which included colored...
    • Nell Shipman

    • Shipman, Nell, 1892-1970;
    • A publicity still of silent film star Nell Shipman. This photo comes from a photo scrapbook (MSS 258) compiled by Gertrude B. Hein, sister of Belle Angstadt, Shipman's good friend at Priest Lake.
    • Nell Shipman

    • Shipman, Nell, 1892-1970;
    • A publicity still of silent film star Nell Shipman. This photo comes from a photo scrapbook (MSS 258) compiled by Gertrude B. Hein, sister of Belle Angstadt, Shipman's good friend at Priest Lake.
    • Unknown film

    • Shipman, Nell, 1892-1970;
    • Nell Shipman (right) with two actors in a scene from one of the early silent films in which she appeared, possbily one of the films from Vitagraph's Wolfville series (1918).
    • Unknown film

    • Shipman, Nell, 1892-1970;
    • Nell Shipman (right) in a scene from an unidentified early silent film, possbily another scene from "Baree, Son of Kazan."
    • Boise Idaho

    • Travel; Commerce; Demography; Agriculture
    • Boise Commercial Club advertisement for commerce in Boise. This 64 page booklet describes the city's desirable attributes for potential business and residential ventures.
    • Laddie

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    • Barry Shipman's collie Laddie, presented to him as an Easter present. Laddie had a small part with Nell Shipman in the lost Vitagraph film, "The Wild Strain" (1917) and accompanied the Shipmans to Spokane and Priest River, Idaho, where he lost his...
    • The Grub-Stake

    • Shipman, Nell, 1892-1970;
    • Nell Shipman on the way to publicity appearances for her film, "The Grub-Stake." Her sled dogs Tex and Lady are in the background; the man with her is not identified. Shipman described the scene in her autobiography, "The Silent Screen & My...
    • Field Trip Book 02

    • Travel; Roads; Camping; Fishing;
    • Edward Rhodenbaugh's daily, sometimes hourly, account of activities during the summer break of 1924. As a teacher at Gooding College, Edward had the summer off. He spent his time traveling throughout Idaho and Easter Oregon, including Craters of...
    • Something New

    • Shipman, Nell, 1892-1970; Van Tuyle, Bert, 1878-1951;
    • Nell Shipman and Bert Van Tuyle, co-stars and co-directors of the silent film "Something New," in the Maxwell automobile, the real star of the film.
    • Al W. Filson

    • Filson, Al, 1857-1925;
    • Actor Al W. Filson, a veteran of more than silent 80 films, played J. Randall Carslake in Nell Shipman's film, "The Girl From God's Country."

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