An extraordinary system of cultural and historical resources.

Oral History Projects

Oral History Projects & Narrator Links

A Closer Look

WWII WAVES marching

Jean Wilcox's WAVE class

From the Veterans History collection

You can access these collections in the Research Center at the Idaho State Archives:

African-Americans in Southeast Idaho (NAACP)
Albion State Normal School
American Falls/Power County Certified Local Governments
Basque Boardinghouses
Boise High School/Boise in the 1930s and 1940s
Boise Police Department
Boise River
Boise State University Nursing Department
Buhl Dairy Barns
Bureau of Land Management in Idaho
Caribou County Certified Local Government
Centerville Townsite Archaeological ExcavationLower Gibbonsville
Century Citizens
Chinese in Idaho
Civilian Conservation Corp
Conservation Movement in Idaho
Czechoslovakian Culture in the Buhl-Castleford Area
Eagle High School (Mr. Corey's class) Veterans History
Eagle High School (Mrs. Chumbley's class) Veterans History
Early TV Broadcasting in Boise
Filer High School (Forster)/Veterans History
Former Guards at the Old Pen
Fort Boise Medical Complex
Fruit Industry in Emmett Valley
German Prisoners of War in Idaho
Gospel Coach
Gowen Field and Boise during World War II
Guild of Idaho Storytellers/War Veterans
Hailey Centennial
Hispanic Oral History
Hunt Relocation Camp
Idaho Bicentennial Commission
Idaho City Sites Survey
Idaho County Mining Legacy
Idaho Educational Public Broadcasting System, History of Idaho
Idaho Historical Auxiliary
Idaho National Guard and the Global War on Terror
Idaho State Capitol
Idaho Supreme Court Justices
Italians in Idaho
Latino Experience in Idaho
Lava Rock Buildings
Lee Street (Boise)
Leonard and Nock Families Military History
Lewiston Site Survey
Life Histories
Mexican American Experience in Idaho
Mom & Pop Stores
Motion Picture Industry in Idaho
Movie Theaters
North Idaho College Oral History
Old Penitentiary
Owyhee County Ranching
Owyhee County Schools
Peace Rock Analysis Area (Garden Valley)
Priest Lake Area
Prop One (1994)
R. Holmes Donation, Veterans History
Recreational Development of Idaho's Backcountry
Saddlemaking in Idaho
Salmon National Forest
Schubert Theater (Gooding, Idaho)
Siberia (Old Idaho Penitentiary)
Smokejumping/Forest Fire Fighting in Idaho
Steamboat Jean
Teton Dam Disaster
Teton Pioneers
Veterans History
Veterans Stand Down, Boise, September 20, 2003
Vietnam War Experiences
Voices from the Past--Upper Snake River Valley Historical Society
Washington County
Weiser Certified Local Government Grant
Women in Wilderness
Women in WWII/Veterans