Idaho Day – Students travel back 100 years

Idaho Day – Students travel back 100 years

Originally published – Bonners Ferry Herald – March 14, 2019 | By MANDI BATEMAN Editor BONNERS FERRY — The Boundary County Museum paired up with local schools to bring a unique experience to the students in celebration of Idaho Day,

A Night For the Museum

A Night For the Museum

By Dottie Gray Oktoberfest music permeated the Boundary County Museum’s hallowed spaces, greeting guests coming for the annual “A Night for the Museum” fund raising dinner and auction. A German-themed dinner and beverages were provided by Jill and Dan Nystrom

The Dreamer and the Doctor

The Dreamer and the Doctor

Book release at the Boundary County Museum In the turn-of-the-twentieth-century Northwest, the lives and passions of an American physician and her Swedish naturalist husband helped shape a territory on the cusp of change. Dr. Carrie Leiberg, a pioneer physician, fought

Copeland Cemetery walking tour

Copeland Cemetery walking tour

More than 120 years ago, in 1892, the U.S. Government conducted land surveys in the area we know as Copeland. At this time, this area was part of Kootenai County. In 1903, Caleb and Harriet Ames were living on 80

Summer at the Museum 2017

Summer at the Museum 2017

Spring is springing all around Boundary County, and summer is soon to appear. The Boundary County Museum is preparing for its summer opening, when open days are expanded to include Tuesday through Saturday, from 10 a.m. to 4 pm. This

Twin Events as Fundraiser

Twin Events as Fundraiser

Historical Society Sponsors Twin Events as Fundraiser By: Gini Woodward Written by Museum staff for publication Originally published – RuralNorthwest – Jul 11, 2008 Boundary County Historical Society, Inc. volunteers have been stitching quilts, researching downtown history and making plans