Nampa Canal c. 1908

On recto, "'A picture from lifes other side' This is the Idaho side, looks like home to me. It will give you an idea of what this country looks like in places. This is about four miles from our home. That is me holding the mules - Lou is sitting down." On verso, "4-16-'08 Nampa, Ida. Dear Cousin - Greeting. This is a view of a crew that Louis and I are working with this spring. We are making an irrigating canal. Well, how are all Bluffton people? We are all well as usual. Remember me to all - with best regards to all. Your cousin, John H." - ID-E-0015,

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Boise River near Caldwell, 1907

"Digging one of the first irrigation
canals in Canyon County Idaho, c. 1910

Arthur, Stella, Chesel Hatfield
working in apples at Roswell, 1908

near Caldwell, Snake River or Boise River, c.1910

beansorters, camp 6
Canyon Canal Co., c.1910

Canyon County Exhibit, c. 1909

Guffey Railroad Bridge

Map Rock at

Oregon Shortline Depot, Caldwell and another view

Oregon Shortline Railroad Depot, Nampa, 1918

1915 postcard from Nampa, "lots of work"

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