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Idaho Addresses


This page will connect you with various repositories of early Idaho records. Note that many of these have online digital collections, in addition to their physical archives. If you are planning to visit, it's a good idea to make contact first to make sure you won't arrive during a time that the archives is closed, or the material you want to access is unavailable:

  • Idaho State Historical Society
    Address: 2205 Old Penitentiary Road, Boise, Idaho 83712
    Phone: 208-334-3356
    Fax: 208-334-2774
    Hours: Wednesday through Saturday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

  • Idaho Genealogical Society
    Address: Idaho Genealogical Society, Inc.
    P.O. Box 1854,
    Boise, ID 83701-1854
    Meetings: Held monthly except December on the 3rd Saturday of the month at the Idaho Archives located at 2205 Old Penitentiary Road, Boise, Idaho 83712-8250 at Noon.

  • University of Idaho, Special Collections and Archives
    Address: 1st floor of library, U of Idaho, Moscow, Idaho
    Phone: (208) 885-7951
    Hours: 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Monday - Friday

  • Idaho State University, Special Collections and University Archives
    Address: Eli M. Oboler Library, Room B36, 850 South 9th Avenue, Campus Box 8089, Pocatello, ID 83209-8089
    Phone: (208) 282-3249
    Email: Karen Kearns, Head of Special Collections & University Archives
    Email: Robin Stanger, Library Assistant I -
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

  • Boise State University, Special Collections and Archives
    Address: 1910 University Drive Boise, ID 83725-1430
    Phone: 208-426-1204
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

  • Brigham Young University - Idaho, Special Collections
    Address: McKay Library Room 220, Rexburg, Idaho
    Phone: (208) 496-2986
    Hours: Mon-Fri, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Western Washington University - Western Libraries Special Collections
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