Remembering Latah County and Idaho Life at the turn of the 20th century
Topics:Jansville store on the Lawrence homestead. Beginning of Helmer. Operating a
popular dancehall. Timber homesteaders. Gyppo logging for Potlatch. Joe and Lou Wells.
1-21-76 2.4 hr
Keywords:African-Americans automobiles businesses dances gyppos holidays homesteads horses livestock logging camps lore murders music music saloons schools teachers women
Locations:Troy Helmer Jansville McGary Butte
Topics:With Carl Lancaster (brother-in-law) and Laura May Lancaster (sister-in-law)
Neighborliness and poverty of homesteaders. Local inventors. Cattle on open range.
Working when young. Malker Anderson. 1-27-76 2.2 hr P
Keywords:accidents childbirth childhood children chores churches clothing dances drinking farming homesteads illness logging camps lumberjacks sewing suicide timber winter women
Locations:Jansville Helmer McGary Butte Texas Ridge Deary Central Ridge Juliaetta