May 30, 2011

Lowes Drug Co. - 1955
by mike at 0:22

Ad from the 1955 Fielding High School Annual - Paris, Idaho

Photographer: unknown
Location: Bear Lake
Date: 1955

December 20, 2008

Lincoln School, Montpelier, Idaho
by mike at 5:08

If you know more about this school in Montpelier, please let us know!

Photographer: Unknown
Location: Montpelier, Bear Lake, Idaho
Date: abt 1910

December 6, 2008

Laketown - 1912
by mike at 5:00

Photographer: Unknown
Location: Laketown, Utah
Date: 1912

1912 - East Side of Bear Lake
by mike at 4:59

Photographer: Unknwon
Location: East Side of Bear Lake, Idaho
Date: 1912

East Side of Bear Lake - 1871
by mike at 4:57

1871  - One of the earliest photos of of Bear Lake, Idaho.

Photographer: US Geological Survey
Location: East Side of Bear Lake, Idaho
Date: 1871

Montpelier Stake Tabernacle - circa 1920
by mike at 4:54

Montpelier Stake Tabernacle - about 1920

Photographer: Unknown
Location: Montpelier, Bear Lake, Idaho
Date: abt 1920

September 16, 2008

Tapper Motors - 1948 Photo
by mike at 4:33

T Tapper Motors, Montpelier, Idaho - 1948

Photographer: Unknown
Location: Montpelier, Idaho
Date: 1948

January 12, 2007

Bear Lake Earthquake of 1884 - Beware
by mike at 15:44

Bear Lake Earthquake - Date:                        10 Nov 1884 Name:                          Bear Lake, ID Local Date (Time):       Nov 10, 1884  (1:50 a.m.) GMT Date (Time):         Nov 10, 1884  (0850) Location:               ...

Photographer: Michael L Jex
Location: Bear Lake Idaho

November 24, 2004

Bloomington LDS Chapel - 1962
by mike at 11:41

This amazing image of the Bloomington LDS Chapel dates from 1962. It was taken by Philip J. Hart. The images are part of a new publication done by Mildred Young Hart and compiled by John L. Hart. If you love Bloomington,...

Photographer: Philip J. Hart
Location: Bloomington, Idaho
Date: 1962

Bloomington History by Mildred & John Hart
by mike at 11:39

This amazing image of the Bloomington LDS Chapel dates from 1962. It was taken by Philip J. Hart. The images are part of a new publication done by Mildred Young Hart and compiled by John L. Hart. If you love Bloomington,...

Photographer: Philip J Hart
Location: Bloomington, Idaho
Date: 1962

November 10, 2004

1894 Bloomington House
by mike at 16:52

Photographer: Unknown
Location: Bloomington, Bear Lake, Idaho
Date: 1894

Montpelier Idaho From The West
by mike at 16:39

Photographer: Unknown
Location: Montpelier, Idaho
Date: about 1910

Montpelier Idaho - Circa 1910's
by mike at 16:36

Photographer: Unknown
Location: Montpelier, Idaho

August 10, 2004

Fish Haven Idaho - 1955
by mike at 19:00

Photographer: Unknown
Location: Fish Haven, Idaho
Date: 1955

April 28, 2004

Bear Lake Hot Springs Hotel
by mike at 4:41

This wonderful hotel burned down, if you have more information about the history of this building, please let us know.

Photographer: unknown
Location: Northern Edge of Bear Lake, Idaho
Date: unknown

March 28, 2004

Bloomington Tree - 1955
by mike at 19:20

The Huge Spruce Tree in Bloomington Canyon - 1955.  Eldon Kearl kindly provided this photo.

Photographer: Eldon Kearl
Location: Bloomington Canyon, Bear Lake, Idaho
Date: 1955

March 24, 2004

Bloomington Lake - Mid 1950's
by mike at 15:37

This picture of Bloomington Lake was taken in the mid 1950's by Fish Haven's Eldon Kearl.  It was quite a climb up the mountain to get this shot!  Our special thanks to Eldon for providing this photograph. Eldon's brother...

Photographer: Eldon Kearl
Location: Above Bloomington Lake, Bloomington Idaho
Date: Mid 1950's

March 1, 2004

Bear Lake - PBS Article
by mike at 12:08

Bear Lake When you drive north into Idaho from Logan, Utah, you come around a certain bend in the road and see Bear Lake for the first time. It is hard to forget the impact of that shocking blue color. It reminds some of...

Photographer: PBS
Location: Bear Lake Idaho

February 20, 2004

A Short History of Bear Lake
by mike at 13:30

A Short History of Bear Lake Bear Lake was discovered by the early Mountain Men, trappers and explorers in about 1811- 1812. 1819 - Prior to 1819, Bear Lake was located within the land claimed by Spain. 1819 - In 1819,...

Photographer: Unknown
Location: Bear Lake, Idaho

February 5, 2004

1943 Fielding High School Seminary
by mike at 6:56

This photo was kindly sent to bloomingtonidaho.us by Al Kearl, who grew up in Fish Haven.  He is one of the four gentleman in the back row.  The picture shows the 1943 seminary class for Fielding High School, it was taken...

Photographer: submitted by Al Kearl
Location: Paris, Idaho
Date: 1943

January 20, 2004

Bloomington Photo - Unknown
by mike at 8:10

Update!!  Lucille Hulme Smart kindly mailed us with not only more information, but a much better quality photo!  She writes "It was a thrill to see your website featuring Bloomington, Idaho, the land of my birth. ...

Photographer: Unknown
Location: Bloomington Idaho
Date: ????

December 27, 2003

Fielding High School, Paris Idaho (1954)
by mike at 14:21

Photographer: Unknown
Location: Paris, Idaho
Date: 1954

Fielding High School Yearbook Commitee - 1955
by mike at 13:46

The 1955 Fielding High School Yearbook Commitee.

Photographer: Unknown
Location: Bear Lake Idaho
Date: 1955

June 23, 2003

M Hill View of Montpelier, ID in 1909
by mike at 11:40

This image dates from 1909, taken from M Hill looking towards the west.

Photographer: Unknown
Location: Montpelier, ID
Date: Unknown

June 19, 2003

Main Street Montpelier
by mike at 9:08

This postcard image dates from approximately 1945-1952  The Texaco is now Suburban Propane, but the Rich Theater is still there.  The Goodyear store is now a pizza shop.  Notice the street light in front of...

Photographer: Unknown
Location: Montpelier, Idaho
Date: Unknown

April 16, 2003

Water History of Bear Lake
by mike at 8:21

Water History of Bear Lake 1898 The Utah Sugar Co. and the Telluride Power Co. propose to divert the Bear River into Bear Lake for water storage. 1912 The project is taken over by Utah Power & Light (UP&L) and results...

Photographer: Unknown

December 30, 2002

Montpelier, Idaho - 196? Photo
by mike at 17:16

This postcard image was sent to us via email - the sender says the image dates from 1963, but many local residents say it had to be later than 1968, because the overpass can clearly be seen in the image.  If anyone...

Photographer: Unknown
Location: Montpelier, Idaho
Date: 1963

Montpelier, Idaho - 1929
by mike at 17:12

These two images of Montpelier come to us from a couple of postcards.  The view is from Washington Street.  If you look close on the second image you can see the Utah Power & Light Buildling, and a great view...

Photographer: Unknown
Location: Montpelier, Idaho
Date: 1929

December 22, 2002

Washington Street - Montpelier Idaho
by mike at 14:13

Photographer: Unknown
Location: Montpelier, Idaho
Date: Unknown

Montpelier Idaho In 1940
by mike at 14:07

This image is from a Postcard Image From 1940.

Photographer: Unknown
Location: Montpelier, Idaho
Date: 1940

October 27, 2002

1916 Description of Bear Lake Valley
by mike at 20:00

The following account is taken from a 1916 Union Pacific Railroad Brochure.  It was kindly provided by webmaster Rick Stirling. BEAR LAKE COUNTY. Bear Lake County, in the extreme southeast corner of the State, has...

Photographer: Union Pacific Railroad - 1916

August 18, 2002

Rodeo - 1955 Style
by mike at 19:43

Can you name the lovely ladies?  The names of all the horses?  Good Luck! Summer of 1955.

Photographer: Avis Sterling Painter?
Location: Bloomington, Idaho
Date: Summer 1955

August 14, 2002

Tragic Fire Destroyed Church Home 18 Dec 2000
by mike at 0:01

On the 18th of December 2000, Fire destroyed the Church family home in the early morning hours.  The home had been an important icon of the community for over 80 years.  It was a total loss.

Photographer: Michael L. Jex
Location: Bloomington, Idaho
Date: 18 Dec 2000

July 1, 2002

Bloomington School Class of 1947
by mike at 20:18

Helen Jean Painter Ward was the teacher of this 1947 1st and 2nd grade class at the school in Bloomington.  Please help us identify all the students in the class. John L. Hart kindly provided the following names - Back...

Photographer: unknown - scanned by Michael L. Jex
Location: Bloomington School, Bloomington, Idaho
Date: 1947

Bloomington Idaho LDS Chapel 1905
by mike at 14:03

This image is the early LDS Ward Chapel in Bloomington, taken about 1905.  We're not sure if this was first, second or third chapel in town. The image is a postcard, on the back it's addressed to William...

Photographer: Unknown
Location: Bloomington, Idaho
Date: 1905
 

 

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