This collection consists primarily of a scrapbook of newspaper clippings collected by Blanche Kunz, of Arbon, Idaho, on the final illness, death, and funeral of U.S. Senator William E. Borah in 1940. The scrapbook also includes a few later clippings relating to Borah and a letter from Kenneth S. Mackenzie (1940) of Idaho Falls about the poem he wrote entitled “The Bier of Senator Borah.”
The collection also contains a copy of Time magazine for March 30, 1936, with a long article on a possible Presidential candidacy by Borah. Borah’s portrait is on the cover.
Restrictions on Access :
Collection is available for research.Preferred Citation :
[item description], Blanche Kunz Collection on William E. Borah, Box [number] Folder [number], Boise State University Special Collections and Archives.