Month: December 2014

The long, long life of Anna Glaser.

Another interesting photo I took this year and thought I should post before the year ends: This is the grave of Anna Glaser, located in Buchanan Cemetery a few miles outside of town. She was born 200 years ago in 1814 and died at the age of 105 in 1919; an impressive lifespan even by … Continue reading The long, long life of Anna Glaser.

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“A Delightful Law to be Broken”

December 5th marked the 81st anniversary of the repeal of Prohibition in 1933. The University of Idaho Special Collections blog posted a few things to celebrate the anniversary. I found and photographed the 1930 editorial and the 1934 advertisement from the Argonaut seen in this post. http://uispecialcollections.tumblr.com/post/104450768768/a-delightful-law-to-be-broken