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The Winter 2019 Quarterly newsletter is now available in digital format. To access it, go to:
2019 Winter Quarterly
A list of research helps for Idaho genealogy is found on the Idaho Links page. Here is a direct link to
Idaho Research Resources
Another useful list of research helps is found on our blog Online Resources on IGS Blog.
Online Version of the Cumulative Index of Footprints
Index
Volunteer Opportunities
Members Only Access

Latah County Resources
Genealogy/Historical Societies:
Latah County Historical Society
327 East Second Street - Moscow ID 83843
208/882-1004 - lchlibrary@latah.id.us

Books:
"An Illustrated History of North Idaho." Western Historical Publishing Co., 1903 (no author). The book covers the
history of and events in the towns, and early settlers of Nez Perces [sic}, Idaho, Latah, Kootenai, and Shoshone
counties of Idaho from 1903 and previous. There are some pictures of early settlers.
THIS BOOK IS NOW AVAILABLE ONLINE - it can be freely downloaded from the Internet Archives project.
http://www.archive.org/index.php

"The Trees Grew Tall." John B. Miller, 1972. History of the early days in Bovill area (and some from nearby
Helmer.Some early 1860's information, mostly 1900's.
"They Came to a Ridge." Ann Nilsson Driscoll, the News Review Publishing Co., 1970. A history of the settlement of
the American and Driscoll Ridge in Latah County. Includes communities of Genesee, Juliaetta, Troy, Kendrick,
Moscow, and more. Many surnames listed with some brief biographies, and local recollections.

Newspapers:
Daily News
Pubday(s), Mon-Sat; Circ, 5903
Box 8187, 409 S. Jackson, Moscow, Id. 83843
PH, 882-5561; FAX, 883-8205

Latah Eagle
Pubday(s), Thur; Circ, 1487
521 S. Jackson, Moscow, Id. 83843
PH, 875-0693; FAX, 875-8744