Idaho Historic photos, documents, and people

October, 1939

Men working in mill. Ola self-help sawmill co-op. Gem County, Idaho. Man in rear center in black hat is FSA (Farm Security Administration) county supervisor. General caption 48

October, 1939

Farmyard in Squaw Creek Valley. Ola self-help sawmill co-op. Gem County, Idaho. Old wagon and buggy against the barn was used for mail until 1921. See general caption 48

October, 1939

Farm family in the cut-over land. Priest River Valley, Bonner County, Idaho. The Halley family, FSA (Farm Security Administration) borrowers. See general caption 51

October, 1939

Farmer starting out on cut-over land building an addition to his one-room cabin. Priest River Valley, Bonner County, Idaho. General caption 54 and 49

October, 1939

Home of one member of Ola self-help sawmill co-op, Gem County, Idaho. "She likes to sit in the door and watch the geese." General caption 48

October, 1939

Corner of one-room cabin belonging to farmer starting in cut-over area. Priest River Valley, Bonner County, Idaho. See caption 54

October, 1939

Father and son have cleared thirty acres of raw stump land in three years. Boundary County, Idaho. See general caption 52

October, 1939

Wife and baby of president of Ola self-help sawmill co-op in doorway of their home. Gem County, Idaho. General caption 48

October, 1939

Stump farmer comes to town on a Saturday morning to bring in cream and do the shopping. Bonners Ferry, Idaho