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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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Washington County
Established: 2/20/1879

Parent County: Boise

Co. Seat: Cities
Weiser: Cambridge, Midvale

Established February 20, 1879, with Weiser as its county seat. Named for George Washington, the first president of the United States. Donald MacKenzie was one of the first white men in the area in 1811. Settlers came in the 1860s after gold was discovered in the area.

County Clerk:
County Courthouse, Weiser, ID 83672-0670 Phone: (208) 414-2092 Fax: (208) 414-3925

IGS Publication: Spring 1996