When John “Jack” Francis was ten years old, he and his family moved from Washington state to the small town of Genesee, ID. Here he spent the rest of his youth, attending and graduating high school. After high school, Jack enrolled at the University of Idaho to study business and... [Read More]
Special Collections Projects
A series featuring the people who make Special Collections projects happen!
Erin Geslani - 2021 Strong Fellow!
Local League of Women Voters Papers Processed [Read More]
For All The World To See - Visual Culture and the Struggle for Civil Rights exhibit
In November, a small group of Special Collections staff, other library employees, and some volunteers from the Latah County Historical Society worked to install a new exhibit on the 2nd floor of the library. It took all day, but at the end of the day, the “NEH On the Road”... [Read More]
It's Not That Easy
Next week we have a new exhibit opening. So, this week we have been staging the exhibit, prepping the cases, cleaning the cases, and hanging part of the exhibit. It’s a lot of work, but is starting to come together. This afternoon we begin install, followed closely by a nap.... [Read More]