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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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Jerome County
Established: 2/8/1919

Parent County: Gooding, Lincoln

Co. Seat: Cities
Jerome: Eden, Hazelton
http://www.idaho.gov/aboutidaho/county/jerome.html

Established February 8, 1919 with its county seat at Jerome. Three sources for the name are commonly given:
Jerome Hill, one of the developers of the North Side Irrigation Project; his grandson, Jerome Kuhn, Jr.; or his sonin-
law, Jerome Kuhn. All were important to the growth of the county.

County Clerk:
County Courthouse, Jerome, ID 83338-0407 Phone: (208) 324-8811 Fax: (208) 324-2719

IGS Publication: Spring 2003

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