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The Idaho Genealogical Society has published a collection of recipes in a cookbook titled"150 Years of Idaho Cooking", in honor of the Idaho Territorial Sesquicentennial. The book includes a number of recipes from Idaho's historical past, including interesting notes and anecdotes about the recipe or its contributor. Visit the IGS Publications page to order, or Click Here!

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Blaine County
Established: 3/5/1895

Parent County: Alturas

Co. Seat: Cities
Hailey: Bellevue, Carey, Gannett, Ketchum, Picabo, Sun Valley

Established March 5, 1895 with Hailey as the county seat. Named for James G. Blaine, U. S. Secretary of State
(1889-1892) under President Benjamin Harrison. The area was first explored in 1818 by Donald Mackenzie.

County Clerk:
County Courthouse, Hailey, ID 83333-0400 Phone: (208) 788-5505 Fax: (208) 788-5501

IGS Publication: Winter 2002