Collection Timeline

1880 to 2018

1880

Ralph and Jane Strong

1884

Elizabeth Tipton Lynd Samuel Lynd

1885

Ida V. Bysegger

1886

Church Ledger from the Methodist Episcopal

1888

Webster's Mill, Deep Creek; Swimming Hole - Fritz Brincken Place

1889

The Strong Family in Idaho

1890

Edward S. Allen Bertha Clemina Allen Nirk W.W. Davis Allen family portrait

1891

Baptism certificate for Nellie Eid Strong homestead Family Photo Burden Family

1892

Augir Homestead

1893

Roy F. Kislig Strong Family Photo

1895

John Matthew Nirk Isabel Starner Store Family Loaded to Leave Edward and Adelaide Allen The Elmore Place before 1900 The Strong Homestead

1896

Durell Irwin Nirk infant portrait Mountain Home School 1896

1900

Katzenberger homestead Elmore homestead Logging on the Katzenberger property Lynd Deep Creek homestead with family Bysegger wood lot Byseggers with hay harvest Bysegger homestead clear cut Unkown individuals from turn of the century Charlie , Clara and Eddie Bysegger plowing with horse Nirk Family portrait Bysegger home place Fred Bysegger family portrait Willie Bysegger herding sheep Bysegger family Bysegger custom threshing crew Then and now picture of barn in northern Latah County Bysegger custom threshing crew Bysegger Threshing Crew Rohn children Family at homestead Freeze Church W.I & M depot during construction Haying and threshing crews Tilling fields at L.E. Gilmores Harvest activities in the field Threshing at L.E. Gilmores Threshing crews at L.E. Gilmores Threshing grain in the field Vern and Archie Clark pose with photographs

1901

The Burden School

1903

Andrew Lynd mini biography

1904

Confirmation Certificate for Nellie Eid

1905

John and Durell Nirk felling timber John and Durell Nirk felling timber (2) Deed to parcel of land that Andrew Lynd purchased Andrew and Mary Matilda Lynd Edward ""Eddie"" Bysegger informal portrait as an infant Edward ""Eddie"" Bysegger as an infant Byseggers and Davis harvest crew Boise Meridian Map Bell Mill Robert W. McKown with his self-propelling combine Self-propelling combine on its side Harvesting near Garfield Church Gathering at Park, ID Family Photo of Bingham Family Children in front of Elmore school

1906

Kennedy Ford Grange Elmore School in 1906

1907

Rohn Homestead near Walla Walla Andy Smith Family

1908

Fritz and August Leistner on their homestead Starner Home Homemade Steam Engine Blacksmith Shop Men on Felled Log Fritz and August Leistner

1910

Haying at the Bysegger place Threshing crew at harvest Men playing cards Bysegger Survey Crew Fred Bysegger Bysegger haying crew Herman Voss Place Freeze Flat Link and Friends Hotel and Store Horse Show Threshing Grain Hans Beplate and Victor Jess Hodge Family Photo Complete View of Potlatch, ID View of Princeton, ID Deary Idaho Hay Baler at Bysegger Place

1911

John Nirk homestead The original Nirk homestead Postcard depicting the Potlatch Mill: 1911 Drying lumber at the Potlatch Sawmill John Nirk Place Mr. and Mrs. Sam Clark Baseball Flyer for Potlatch vs. Farmington The John Nirk Place The John Nirk Place [2]

1912

Pink Nolan Barn and Family

1913

White Pine King on car in Potlatch, ID Interior view of the Potlatch Mercantile Company Selling force and delivery wagons of the Potlatch Mercantile Company Potlatch Mercantile Company Potlatch Mill 1913 New Avon

1914

Wedding Certificate of Gilbert and Nellie Smith Portrait of an Unknown Person Charlie and Rose Davis Farm looking towards the orchards. Roscoe Davis Goldie Clyde and her Sunday school class Nirk-Bysegger-Allen-Strong family photo Onaway Idaho 7/31/14

1915

Notarized proposal Pricing quote on additonal work John Matthew Nirk family portrait Gottfried ""Fred"" Bysegger family portrait Men hauling timber from mill Family portrait Haying with crew Tilling by horse teams (2) Rohn boys in car Butchering hogs Men Sitting on Cars Mule Team Family Photo Family Photo Draft horse teams near Potlatch Tilling by horse teams (1) Old Avon Idaho Alice McClure Strong The McClures Hauling Logs near Alvah Strong's Mill

1916

Collection of older and new photographs of Davis, Soncarty, and Nirk families Potlatch Mercantile Company postcard Memo and check information from Potlatch Lumber Company Ladies of the Clark family Two groups in nice attire pose for photos Vern Clark's twenty-first birthday

1917

1916 Chevrolet Bertha Nirk on wash day. Durell and Mary Nirk wedding portrait Durell and Mary Nirk on porch Elmore School Arthur and Alice Strong wedding portrait Friends Rohn's in home John Jacob Rohn portrait Rohn Family in front of house Men Working in Field Durell Nirk Durell Nirk [2]

1918

Specifications for Sewage Disposal Plant Cleora Nirk Strong John Matthew Nirk holding granddaughter Nirk and Bysegger women Mary and Durell Nirk with daughter Cleora Mary Nirk and daughter Cleora Anna Cleora Anna Nirk as an infant Durell Nirk holding daughter Cleora Durell Nirk sits with his daughter Cleora Bertha and John Nirk with Durell and Mary and Cleora Eddie Bysegger with two horses Durell Nirk, 1918 Nirk Family Photo

1919

Pipe proposal from Washington Brick, Lime, & Sewer Pipe Company Group Photo

1920

Leona Carscallin in the cook house Nirk homestead Baling hay on the Nirk property Durell Nirk and pet dog View down 6th Street in Potlatch, Idaho Gold Hill Tower lookout Potlatch Lumber Company mill High school mens basketball team Bysegger family portrait Three young couples Bailing crew (2) Bailing crew (3) Self-Propelling Combine Cora Exchange Cora Exchange Old Kellmer Place Alva Strong Sawmill Gathered at Last Onaway in winter Yale Station The Claude Hall family photo Cow Suckling a Pig

1921

Wedding portrait of Ed and Ida Soncarty Edd and Ida Soncarty Wedding Gathering at Fred Rohn place Alva Strong Sawmill Middle Deep Creek Durell Nirk place under construction

1922

Mr. and Mrs. E.S. Allen Hand drawn map of Hampton, ID Hand drawn map of Princeton, ID

1923

Durell Nirks first sawmill Lumber production at Durell Nirk's first sawmill Charley Bysegger and Ed Soncarty with rabbits Eddie Bysegger with coyote pelts Bailing crew (1) Arthur Dwight Strong as a Child Durell Nirk place in winter Durell Nirk's First Sawmill Durell Nirk's First Sawmill [2]

1924

Panorama of Pine Street

1925

John Bysegger Max Davis Soncarty sawmill Mountain Home School District students Swimming in Snake River Rohn children View of Train Depot in Princeton, ID First Fire Engine in Potlatch Princeton Post Office Inside Princeton Post Office Downtown Princeton, ID Flooding of House in Princeton, ID The Strong Children

1926

Conklin Place

1927

Grandma Bysegger and Grandson Max Davis Announcement of Santa Claus Day Group Photo Nirk Home October 1927

1928

Lyle A. Packard on his team of horses Lyle Packard and his 8 horse team Lyle Packard with plow Two men holding buckets of peaches Gibbs Homestead Bysegger homestead New barn at Soncarty Farm Pupils List Declaration of 50th Anniversary party for Mr. and Mrs. John Ashton

1929

Letter to Toline Eid from her Niece Ellen Marie Otsby Durell Nirk Family Photo

1930

Grade School Certificate of Marian Smith Four men outside a tent Anna Trachsel Bysegger and Gottfried Bysegger Portrait of Nirk-Soncarty-Davis-Katzenberg families Potlatch High School Palouse High School class picture Edward (Eddie) Bysegger with fish Ida Soncarty with Norman Ida Soncarty in her garden Ida Soncarty with hogs Bysegger get together Threshing Grain Rohn family Rock Creek Bridge Venna Comstock Deep Creek view looking NE from Old Conklin houses; John McManama Place Burden School 3rd School House Guy Parnell sawmill Potlatch, Idaho Panorama Potlatch Post Office Mill and lumber yard Unknown child Loyal Fleener in a wagon Marva Joyce Briney LaPehr Store

1931

Letter from Bert Hopkins to his mother Potlatch High School sophomore girl's basketball team Soncarty farm

1932

Rose Bysegger fishing in Colorado

1933

Letters from H.D.J. Smith Western Pioneer Days Grade School Certificate of Harry Martin Lois, John, and John Jr. Bysegger Edd Soncarty with sons

1934

Cleora Nirk Strong on her 16th birthday Steam engine tractor Friends with cars

1935

Metsker's Latah County Map Soncarty's logging Men with tractor Ned Hanna's 1927 Chev. Class photo for Potlatch High School Briney family cousins Potlatch High Class of 1935-36

1936

Phillis Rohn Ownbey and Patsy McManama Larson Burden Schoolchildren 1936 Burden Schoolchildren 1936-1937 Burden School Children

1937

Bert Hopkins with fish on Lake Pend Oreille Dwight Strong hauling logs to sawmill Potlatch High School Class of 1937

1938

Christmas Card Featuring photo of house Cleora Nirk Strong graduation portrait Arthur Strong and Durell Nirk Casual portrait of Nirk family Roy and Max Davis on horseback Don Daily on horseback Roy and Max Davis with Sonny McMasters Soncarty home Hauling Hay Loree Fleener and Loyal Fleener Potlatch High Class f 1938 Elmore Church

1939

Letter to Toline Eid from her Brother Julius Ostby Teaching Certificate of Marian Smith Wedding photograph of Dwight and Cleora Nirk Strong Isla (Bysegger) Leigh Lyle Gottschalk during a riverside race Lyle Gottschalk racing #77 Alice and Joyce with a Ford car Cast of the Three Bears Play Burden School Late 1930s Rock Creek Schoolchildren late 1930s Interior of an Onaway Bar Mother's Day 1939

1940

Sewage Treatment Plant records Sewage Treatment Plant records Cosmetician Certificate of Marian Smith Thelma and Edward Bysegger W.W. and Anna Davis Roy and Emma Davis in front of home Two Davis men in front of a home Welch's Corner Texaco station Soncarty barn Virginia Cooper Soncarty's family picture Threshing grain with tractor Vic Beplate's Place Dale Slagle Loyal and caught fish Edwin P Larson Edwin Larson in Uniform Rock Creek Bible School Students Onaway School Upper Grades 1939-1940 Arthur, Vangie, Lois, Fred Strong

1941

Primary digester Cleora Nirk Strong with child Philip Hearn military portrait Uncover Cabin of Ancient Day Fleener family portrait Joyce Fleener 3rd birthday

1942

Norman Soncarty with coyote Camp 36 logging camp Loading logs at Camp 36 Skid Cat's Camp 36 Idaho Sawmill in Potlatch Portrait of Loyal Fleener Rock Creek Bible Schoolchildren

1943

Packard children in front of piano as Christmas Card Packard children in front of piano Public sale flyer Couple dressed in white standing in front of trees Baby photograph of Billy Hopkins William Hays Hopkins Birth Certificate from Gritman Gritman Hospital Daddy and Bill series of two photographs Mother, Grandmother and Bill series of two photographs Grandmother and Bill Series of grandmother, mother, Bill, and Sammy and Betty Bragdan Series of family photographs with baby Bill Hopkins Baby photo of Bill Hopkins Wedding portrait 1943 Memoirs Max, Emma, and Roy Davis Dorothy Anderson Davis Max Davis graduation portrait Lloyd Tharp Navy Portrait Marine Christmas card Briney homestead Rock Creek Bible School Photo Charles and Danny King 1945 Rock Creek Students mid-1940s

1944

Six Women and Four Babies in Moscow Series of baby photos of Bill Hopkins Baby photo of Bill Hopkins at a desk Bill Hopkins in a box on a sled Baby photo of Bill Hopkins Young Bill Hopkins poses for a Christmas photo in front of a fireplace Bill Hopkins and Sammy Davis Farm Alfred Swatman Fat Espy and pack string Roy Davis holding a fawn on Mt. Spokane Max Davis in uniform Naval Enrollees Gerald Nirk, US Army Gerald Nirk on Furlough in 1944

1945

Trickling filter Photograph of Bert Hopkins Photograph of Bert Hopkins with a colleague Photograph of an unknown woman Photograph of the Hopkins house and Bert Hopkins with his son, Bill Young Bill Hopkins with his mother Elsie (Bean) Holmes Roy and Max Davis loggin at Meadow Creek Garfield High School Class of 1945 Portrait Lowell Soncarty with horses Ida Soncarty's Birthday Norman Soncarty skiing Lowell Soncarty C.V. Hall Home Ration books Loyal Ivan Fleener Ansel and Loyal Fleener Abandoned barn Charles King, Pat Bryngelson, Don Kobrosky Dwight Strong on back steps Highway 95 and Mineral Mountain Glen Nirk, US Army Arthur Strong and Alice McClure Strong

1946

Doctor Joseph Wilson and family Billy and Bessie Max Davis Service Record

1947

Portrait of Lyle and Fay Packard Roy and Emma Davis with Olive Pledger Roy Davis and horses with truck. Strong Mill Pond D.I. Nirk Lumber Co. Mill 1947 D.I. Nirk Lumber Co. Mill 1947 [2] D. I. Nirk Lumber Co.

1948

Family farmhouse Cows on hill Wilma Packard with puppies Davis home Norman Willard Soncarty 11th birthday photo

1949

Snowy house Rock Creek Dam Allen Strong in front of Katzenberger House Allen Strong by snowbank

1950

Melton couple in front of home Melton couple Arthur and Alice Strong D.I. Nirk Lumber Company Emma and Roy Davis Nirk-Bysegger family portrait Putting on a play at the Grange Soncarty home Gotfried and Anna Bysegger Edd and Ida Soncarty Farm Potlatch Elementary School Mrs. Streeter's 3rd grade class Co-op Supply in Princeton Idaho The Potlatch Confectionary View on Pine Street Old Richield service station and garage Unknown cat Cletrac tractor Farm cats Peck kids Fleener family dogs Phillip Fleener's pigs

1951

Norman Soncarty in the Army Norman Soncarty leaves for service Potlatch Elementary School 4th grade class N. Soncarty Newspaper Article

1952

Rodeo at Riverside Park Potlatch Elementary School 5th grade class N. Soncarty Plane Wreck in Korea

1953

Norman Soncarty with airplane Norman Soncarty in Korea Potlatch Elementary School Mrs. Stella Benjamin's 6th grade class Verle E Brown military portrait N. Soncarty Barracks Photo N. Soncarty Jeep Photo, Korea N. Soncarty Korea Plane 22 N. Soncarty Red Kercheif Plane 11248 N. Soncarty Single-engin Plane Photograph

1954

Daylight view of the Carscallen Brothers' Sawmill Strong family portrait Hayden Lake farm Dora Fleener stands in a field of grain

1955

Potlatch Confectionery Gold Dredge on the Palouse River Marion and Bertha Rosenfelt with Alice and Vernon Briney 25th anniversary celebration Fleener cats Co-Op Supply Princeton, ID New Avon Church

1956

Nirk family portrait. Potlatch Confectionery

1957

Marva Fleener and Craig Fleener Infant portrait of Craig Fleener

1958

Potlatch Drug store Soncarty family Ford NAA Tractor

1959

Fleener family photo [3] Fleener family photo [4]

1960

Old wastewater treatment plant Lyle Brouse Unknown construction Mineral Mountain Lookout Memorial card for Judith An Whitesel Ansel Fleener Ansel Fleener sits reading Fleener Family Dog Family dogs

1961

Newspaper clipping Newspaper clipping Newspaper clipping Craig Fleener Christmas photo Christmas photo Christmas photo of Tim Fleener Christmas photo of Tim and Craig Fleener Fleener visit to Kansas

1963

Auction Sale orange flyer Old treatment plant Lowell Soncarty in Boise

1964

Strong Christmas family portrait from 1964

1965

Primary clarifier Abandoned Butterfield home

1966

Kathleen Briney and Philip Fleener

1967

Arthur and Alice McClure Strong Wedding anniversary Fritz Leistner House Estes Road and rail line Fleener family dogs Briney family photo

1968

Orrin Crooks nominated for Idaho Operator of the Year Roy Davis' House

1969

Primary clarifier Gravity thickener and primary clarifier Primary digester Gravity thickener Cement Man is Nocturnal Copper Etcher Fleener family photo Juanita Kay Fleener as a child Craig Fleener and trout he caught Orelia Kelly standing in a field Distant Shot of Field with fence Stump and field in background Gen Williams in Field Orelia Kelly beside Pickup Truck Telephone poles and trees Gen Williams in plaid shirt Field in mid-summer

1970

Newspaper article Newspaper article Newspaper Article Newspaper Article Newspaper Article Scrapbook page Scum pump Sludge pump Sludge truck Wastewater treatment lab Wastewater treatment lab Scrapbook page Old wastewater treatment lab Gravity thickener and primary clarifier Primary digester and floating dome secondary digester anerobic digesters Trickling filters Secondary circular clarifier Lyle Brouse Fred Rohn place Tim and Phillip Fleener at Selway Fleener family photo [2] Tim Fleener and caught fish Fleener family Selway trip Fleener family Selway trip [2] Fleener family Selway trip [3] Fleener family Selway trip [4] Craig Loyal Fleener in Selway Tim Fleener digging holes Dwight Strong, Latah County Assessor

1971

Letters from Troy students Envelope with letters

1972

Flow diagram Craig Fleener in football gear

1973

New treatment shop New treatment shop Sludge truck New treatment shop New treatment shop New treatment shop New treatment shop Irrigation lines Irrigation lines New treatment shop

1974

Durell and Mary Nirk Nirk Family Photo 1974

1975

Old treatment plant Primary clarifier Lyle Brouse and two unidentified men Lyle Brouse Mt. Home Community Hall

1977

Portrait of Timothy Paul Fleener Timothy Paul Fleener dressed as Willie Nelson Group photo 1977

1978

Dora Otter Fleener Fleener combine at harvest

1979

Deer Hunters

1980

Sewage Treatment Plant history Chlorine contact chamber Old treatment plant Old treatment plant Primary digester and floating dome secondary digester Control building Chlorine treatment system Lyle Brouse Memoirs of George Otness Phillip Fleener and Kenny Lederman lean on a 1952 F7000 Ford nicknamed The Doodler Vernon and Alice Briney 50th anniversary Vernon and Alice Briney 50th anniversary [2] Phillip Fleener on tractor Dora Otter Fleener working on her memoirs

1982

Memoirs of Bernard Milton Otness Shannen Fleener at Christmas time Shannen Fleener's 2nd birthday Timothy Paul Fleener snowmobiling Timothy Paul Fleener on snowmobile Timothy Paul Fleener on tractor Timothy Paul Fleener on tractor [2] Fleener combine Fleener combines in the fields at harvest Fleener combine rides. Fleener Combines

1983

competing at the Fossil Bowl Dustin Fleener Joyce and Dustin Fleener Motor Bike Race Tim Fleener on dirt bike Tim Fleener racing dirt bikes

1984

Letter to Bill Hopkins from Bert Hopkins Letter to Bill Hopkins from Bert Hopkins on letterhead from the University of Connecticut

1985

Old treatment plant Secondary clarifier Paradise Creek Trickle filters Ida Soncarty in her garden Dustin and Shannen Fleener at birthday party Carol and Christy Fleener Dustin Fleener and stuffed animal Truck hauling logs to edge of Fleener property. Tim Fleener and logging truck Tipped over logging truck Tim Fleener and tipped over logging truck Fleener home Ronald and Janie Nirk

1986

Strong Homestead

1987

Mountain Home Grange Larry Nirk in Nirk's Archery Office Durell Nirk Place, 1987 Elmore Church on Highway 95 Strong Family at Pummer-Wagner Lumber The Old Katzenberger place

1988

Moscow Water Treatment Plant Layouts Kelly Soncarty wedding Old Fort Old Fort

1989

Victor Beplate

1990

Gravity thickener Dwight & Cleora Strong, Philip Hearn, and Setsuo Matsura

1991

Contractor at work Lyle Brouse Inspecting corrosion Trickle filters Lyle Brouse Twice Sold Tales sign Dwight and Cleora Nirk Strong portrait

1992

Strong Family Homestead

1995

Gravity thickener and primary clarifier Primary clarifier Memoirs of Marian G. Smith Martin

1996

50 Year Flood showing the bridge into the plant 50 Year Flood, at the Chlorine Contact Chamber 50 Year Flood [2] 50 Year Flood, from the Gravity Thickener 50 Year Flood [4] 50 Year Flood near Old Plant 50 Year Flood looking west from plant effluent pipes 50 Year Flood looking North from plant effluent pipes 50 Year Flood showing bridge into Wastewater Treatment Plant 50 Year Flood from the secondary clarifier Vox Coffee House menu and counter Vox Coffee House live music performance

1997

Family tradition of cutting down Christmas tree Lawrence Daniels holding fresh cut tree Johann Miner (son-in-law of Wilma Daniels) in front of tree with axe Kelvin Daniels in front of fire

1998

Anti-war rally walking through town in 1998 Anti-war rally in the quad on University of Idaho's campus Anti-war rally going through campus Woman holds sign during an anti-war rally A view of the anti-war rally from the University Classroom Center Protesters walking in the anti-war rally Silver Wings crew before the show Davis Farm during harvest

1999

World Trade Organization (WTO) protest Bell Jar 1999 Local musicians play inside the new Bookpeople location New Bookpeople location Part of the chain of customers moving Bookpeople to its new location Elk Hunters

2000

Bell Jar 2000 Fred and Violet Rohn Potlatch High School Class of 1960 40th Reunion

2001

Bell Jar 2001 Bell Jar 2001 Renaissance Fair 2001

2002

Lurker Bowl from Winter 2002 Lurker Bowl participants in the snow

2003

Code Pink protest downtown Moscow Code Pink protest outside the Federal Building A man wrapped in duct tape for the Code Pink protest NPR Fundraiser Bucket of Blood Bar Augir Homestead a century later

2004

Border Highlanders play at Burns Nite Dan Maher and Gerri Sayler at Burns Nite 2004 Lurker Bowl from Winter 2004 Moscow Civic Association Booth at the 2004 Ren Fair Volunteers at the Moscow Civic Association Booth at the 2004 Ren Fair Moscow Civic Association Booth at the Ren Fair Renaissance Fair 2004 Funeral Program Obituary for Violet Rohn

2005

Soncarty barn on National Register Newspaper Article

2006

Soncarty anniversary announcement

2010

Potlatch High School Class of 1960 50th Reunion

2011

Preservation Moscow 2011

2012

Preservation Moscow 2012

2014

Preservation Moscow 2014

2015

Potlatch Food Bank

2016

Riverside ""Potlatch's Famous Fun Spot"" book Grand Marshalls during the Potlatch Days parade

2018

Potlatch Gymnasium as of 2018