Just Reminiscing memoir, 1965

Overview of the Collection

Garber, Claude Y., 1890-1974
Just Reminiscing memoir
1965 (inclusive)
1 item
Collection Number
MG 5137
Memoir by Claude Y. Garber regarding the Pine Creek Forest Fire.
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

Claude Y. Garber was born in Iowa in 1890. He moved with his family to Nampa, Idaho in 1902. He graduated high school from Nampa and then attended the University of Idaho where he graduated in 1917. He served in the Armed Forces in Europe during World War I. Following his marriage to Vera Everly in 1919, they moved to Kellogg, Idaho where Garber served as a mill superintendent, a position he would hold until his retirement in 1955. Following his retirement, the Garbers moved to Coeur d'Alene. Garber died in 1974.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Memoir of the Pine Creek, Idaho, forest fire of July 14, 1924. Accompanied by donor correspondence (2 items, Apr. 23-27, 1965).

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Preferred Citation

Author, Description or "Title" of item, date. Collection name, collection number, box, folder. University of Idaho Library Special Collections and Archives, Moscow, ID.

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Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Subject Terms

  • Correspondence
  • Forest fires--Idaho

Form or Genre Terms

  • Biography

Other Creators

  • Personal Names
    • Garber, Claude Y., 1890-1974 (fmo)