Stretching 40 miles through the heart of northern Idaho, Silver Valley is a time capsule of the West. Deep within its valley walls, empires rose...and sometimes fell. The KSPS documetnary Silver Linings: The Early Days of Idaho's Silver Valley explores how the region's past has shaped what the Silver Valley is today.
Help students explore the development of the mining towns in Silver Valley and analyze the cultural, economic, and political impacts of mining in this region with these video segments and accompanying learning guide. Visit KSPS Education for additional educator resources.