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Stories and Tips Idaho City

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Pioneer Cemetery of Idaho City

Written by Wildcat Dianne on 02 Jun, 2005

Our last stop of our day in Idaho City was to the Pioneer Cemetery. Located outside of town off the road to Placerville, another Idaho mining town, this cemetery has been the final resting place of over 3,000 of Idaho City's residents. The…Read More


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Browsing at the Boise Basin Mercantile (Merc)

Written by Wildcat Dianne on 01 Jun, 2005

"A wagon load of cats and chickens found its way into these diggins' a month or so since and have found an excellent market. Cats brought $10 and chickens $5 each. Chickens have come down to $36 per dozen, but cats maintain the former…Read More


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Picnicking in John Brogan Park--Idaho City

Written by Wildcat Dianne on 31 May, 2005

When our friend Linda, Mom, and I made plans to go to Idaho City on Memorial Day Monday, I suggested we have a picnic in John Brogan Park in order for us to bring our dogs Loki and Katie and let them have a run…Read More


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Rough n' Tumble Shoot-out

Written by tiffanyrooprai on 06 Jul, 2005

Stopping in Idaho City is like stopping in a Wild West Museum. Doing this near a holiday or any weekend in summer is akin to being in the museum, when the exhibits come to life. Every resident of Idaho City has done their part to…Read More


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Tbe Blacksmith's House and Galbreaith House of Idaho City

Written by Wildcat Dianne on 02 Jun, 2005

There are two other buildings near the Idaho City Jail and Pest House that deserve recognition in this journal, The Blacksmith's House and the Galbreaith House, which are the oldest buildings in Idaho City. The Blacksmith's House and the Galbreaith House are located on Montgomery Street…Read More


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Idaho City Jail and Pest House

Written by Wildcat Dianne on 01 Jun, 2005

Mom and I had lost our friends Linda and Rita after splitting up to go to the restroom, so Linda put word around the town that she was looking for two ladies with two dogs, one of them shorn (Katie). As we were looking…Read More


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St. Joseph's Catholic Church and The Odd Fellows Lodge

Written by Wildcat Dianne on 01 Jun, 2005

Before Mom, Loki, Katie, and I went to see St. Joseph's Catholic Church and The Odd Fellows Lodge of Idaho City, we stopped at the information center for a bathroom break. While I was in the restroom, Mom waited outside with our restless brood.…Read More


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