Welcome to the Digital Collections of the Nampa Public Library 

The Oral History Collection presents recordings of interviews of long-term residents of Nampa compiled to celebrate Nampa's Centennial year in 1985.

The Historic Photo Exhibit are photos gathered in 1985 which highlight life in Nampa from the the 1880s to the 1980s.

The site is still in development, so, please come back to see new additions, as we continue to add content.
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In 1906, Treasure Valley residents enjoyed the electric interurban line, "Boise & Interurban (B & I)" which connected the Boise Valley to the north of…

Roundhouses were used by the railroad companies primarily to service and store steam locomotives. Nearly every locomotive terminal in the country was…