Named in honor of Joseph V. Eiguren, a long-time proponent of preserving Basque language and culture, the library holds a wide-array of books and periodicals dealing with Basque history, culture, politics and literature. Languages represented include English, Basque, Spanish and some French. The collection is available for on-site use during regular Museum hours.
Our online database is supported in part by the Idaho State Historical Society.
La Historia de Los Vacongados en el Oeste was written by Sol Silen and published in 1917 by Las Novedadas, Inc. Originally published in Spanish, the BMCC has translated and uploaded this valuable resource to our website. To find out more about this text and to access the online versions (both in Spanish and English) click here.