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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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Lemhi County
Established: 1/9/1869

Parent County: Idaho

Co. Seat: Cities
Salmon: Leadore

Established January 9, 1869 with its county seat at Salmon. Named for Fort Lemhi, the L.D.S. Salmon River
Mission, which was named for King Lemhi in the book of Mormon. Lewis and Clark were the first white men in this

County Clerk:
County Courthouse, Salmon, ID 83467-3943 Phone: (208) 756-2815 Fax: (208) 756-8424

IGS Publication: Fall 2000