Title:Charles A. Hackney papers: Silver City, Idaho, 1878-1941
Creator/Contributor:Hackney, Charles A., creator
Creator/Contributor:Dworshak, Henry C., Correspondent.
Creator/Contributor:McBride, John R.
The papers include a ledger volume, "Lists of Indebtedness to the Avalanche as made out early in the year 1878." His correspondence
includes letters sent in 1941 to Irving Hart, Carl P. Steele, R.J. Goodwin, Carl Brown, D. Worth Clark, Robert Taft, and Henry
C. Dworshak, urging American intervention in World War II; and a letter by Dworshak, April 25, 1941, defending his isolationist
views. Among the papers are sheets from a notebook, 96 l., recording data copied from graves in the Silver City area; and
a copy of an article, "The Owyhee War, Silver City, Idaho, 1868," written in 1893 by John R. McBride, then Chief Justice of
Hackney was the last publisher of the Silver City Avalanche.
BANC MSS P-H 113 box1