<![CDATA[Idaho History News |]]> https://www.idahostatesman.com/news/northwest/idaho/history/ en-us Fri, 23 Oct 2015 15:20:56 MDT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Fri, 23 Oct 2015 15:20:56 MDT Idaho History 60 onlinenews@idahostatesman.com During Great Depression in Idaho, work was welcome, and sales were more welcome https://www.idahostatesman.com/news/northwest/idaho/history/article214477309.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 06 Jul 2018 19:07:38 MDT

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A street paved with wood? Yes, Boise once had that. https://www.idahostatesman.com/news/northwest/idaho/history/article214140794.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 30 Jun 2018 18:49:53 MDT

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When Idaho’s frontier towns turned to brick, many looked nearby for kilns https://www.idahostatesman.com/news/northwest/idaho/history/article213740139.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 23 Jun 2018 17:06:47 MDT

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When fires hit the area in late 19th century, brick’s foundation took hold in Boise https://www.idahostatesman.com/news/northwest/idaho/history/article213332464.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 16 Jun 2018 18:51:07 MDT

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The Idaho of 1870s proved fertile ground for flowers, gardens https://www.idahostatesman.com/news/northwest/idaho/history/article212393389.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 01 Jun 2018 19:15:29 MDT

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In Idaho's early 1900s, linking Boise-area cities by rail was much celebrated https://www.idahostatesman.com/news/northwest/idaho/history/article212011044.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 26 May 2018 17:15:57 MDT

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In late 19th century, electric streetcar from Idaho to Spokane was highly anticipated https://www.idahostatesman.com/news/northwest/idaho/history/article209764739.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 27 Apr 2018 19:56:51 MDT

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In 19th century, lynchings were often debated in Idaho’s newspapers https://www.idahostatesman.com/news/northwest/idaho/history/article207996774.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 06 Apr 2018 20:58:20 MDT

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In search of Idaho customers, some photographers took their darkrooms on the road https://www.idahostatesman.com/news/northwest/idaho/history/article206329994.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 23 Mar 2018 19:46:05 MDT

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‘Old tooth puller’ of Boise, Wild West was as much character, historian as dentist https://www.idahostatesman.com/news/northwest/idaho/history/article204551314.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 10 Mar 2018 19:47:00 MST

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Hitting camps and mines, dentists in early Idaho were constantly on the go https://www.idahostatesman.com/news/northwest/idaho/history/article202629979.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 02 Mar 2018 22:48:39 MST

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Early Owyhee County, like 19th century America, was a melting pot of nationalities https://www.idahostatesman.com/news/northwest/idaho/history/article201920419.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 24 Feb 2018 17:46:48 MST

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Air travel has always been a boon to the Gem State, starting with the military https://www.idahostatesman.com/news/northwest/idaho/history/article199459109.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 09 Feb 2018 21:05:03 MST

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With U.S. on cusp of WWII, Civilian Pilot Training drew Idahoans to the sky https://www.idahostatesman.com/news/northwest/idaho/history/article198309219.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 03 Feb 2018 18:44:03 MST

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Contrary to popular belief, Idaho’s Alexander wasn’t nation’s first Jewish governor https://www.idahostatesman.com/news/northwest/idaho/history/article196995089.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 26 Jan 2018 20:52:42 MST

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From Bavaria to Boise: Long road to success for businessman, politician Moses Alexander https://www.idahostatesman.com/news/northwest/idaho/history/article195798964.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 16:52:39 MST

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When Idaho had gold, other mining, Wild West growth – and plenty of saloons https://www.idahostatesman.com/news/northwest/idaho/history/article193397434.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 06 Jan 2018 19:59:22 MST

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In 19th century, New Year’s was a festive occasion from Owyhees to Boise Front https://www.idahostatesman.com/news/northwest/idaho/history/article192018124.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 30 Dec 2017 21:41:42 MST

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What’s in a name? In Gem State places, a whole lot of history and mystery https://www.idahostatesman.com/news/northwest/idaho/history/article190191439.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 16 Dec 2017 17:29:07 MST

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Boise’s vast irrigation network took time, money, expertise https://www.idahostatesman.com/news/northwest/idaho/history/article186461278.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 25 Nov 2017 15:57:20 MST

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A century ago, the circus was part of every Idahoan’s childhood https://www.idahostatesman.com/news/northwest/idaho/history/article181421961.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 28 Oct 2017 23:57:51 MDT

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Boise’s first church bells inspired praise — but also gambling https://www.idahostatesman.com/news/northwest/idaho/history/article180264596.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 21 Oct 2017 21:51:45 MDT

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1927 was big year for America and Idaho https://www.idahostatesman.com/news/northwest/idaho/history/article178688356.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 14 Oct 2017 19:21:11 MDT

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Where the river runs: Boise and flooding have always gone hand-in-hand https://www.idahostatesman.com/news/northwest/idaho/history/article177710166.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 07 Oct 2017 22:58:27 MDT

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Idaho fair of 1897 quickly became gold standard for locals, children, exhibitors https://www.idahostatesman.com/news/northwest/idaho/history/article173773331.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 16 Sep 2017 18:43:44 MDT

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It was 1897, a big fair was born, and Boise had all of the latest improvements https://www.idahostatesman.com/news/northwest/idaho/history/article172206092.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 08 Sep 2017 22:44:24 MDT

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Before Joan Jett: Dozens of big names have appeared at the Western Idaho Fair https://www.idahostatesman.com/news/northwest/idaho/history/article171071827.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 02 Sep 2017 22:14:07 MDT

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Hall of Fame pitcher got start in Idaho striking out Dudes, Beet Diggers https://www.idahostatesman.com/news/northwest/idaho/history/article168248427.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 19 Aug 2017 23:09:49 MDT

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Nine balls for a walk? No gloves? Flat bats? That’s baseball in early Boise. https://www.idahostatesman.com/news/northwest/idaho/history/article165624472.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 05 Aug 2017 20:59:45 MDT

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He came for the gold. He stayed to make beer. https://www.idahostatesman.com/news/northwest/idaho/history/article164233447.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 29 Jul 2017 22:40:46 MDT

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