Baxter Mow collection, undated

Overview of the Collection

Baxter Mow collection
undated (inclusive)
1 folder
Collection Number
MG 5794
Photographs taken of Baxter Mow later in his life on slides and negatives. Contact photos are also included.
University of Idaho Library, Special Collections and Archives
Special Collections and Archives
University of Idaho Library
875 Perimeter Drive
MS 2350
Moscow, ID
Telephone: 2088850845
Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.


Historical NoteReturn to Top

Baxter Mow was born in Weiser, Idaho and graduated from the U of I in 1913. He was an Idaho Rhodes scholar and spent his life as a missionary. He lived until he was over 100 and spent his last years in Roanoke, Virginia. He never owned a car and always rode a bicycle.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Contact prints, negatives, and color slides of Baxter Mow.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Preferred Citation

Photographer, "Title," date. Collection name, object ID. University of Idaho Library Special Collections and Archives, Moscow, ID.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Acquisition Information

Materials donated by in 2002.

Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Baxter Mow CollectionReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box object
1 1
1 item : Introductory Letter
4 Oct 2002
1 2
Negatives and contact prints
14 items : Sleeve of 35mm bw negatives of Baxter Mow and contact prints taken by Vince Miller & Associates Photographic Portraiture of Roanoke VA
1 3
Color Slides
1 sheets : Sleeve of 35mm color slides taken by Vince Miller & Associates Photographic Portraiture of Roanoke VA

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Subject Terms

  • Travel
  • University of Idaho

Personal Names

  • Mow, Baxter, 1892 - 1994