Gallery #2--SMALL TOWNS & GHOST TOWNS
Greenhorn City.

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Record 165/1101
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Collection McCord
Date of photo 1903 ca.
Description Greenhorn City. At right men are sitting on the porch of the Greenhorn Hotel. The Red Lion Hotel is on the far left.
Sign on building at right reads: "Alexander, One Price Clothier, Baker-Sumter" (sic).
Moses Alexander (b. 1853, d. 1932) was a Boise Jew who had several clothing stores in Oregon and Idaho. He served two terms as mayor of Boise. He was the first elected Jewish governor (Democrat) in the United States serving two terms 1915 to 1923.
There is a 3 x 4 negative of this image in the folder.
Object ID 1981.1.2068
Place Greenhorn City. 44.708754 -118.496513
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