Idaho State Facts and History

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State Flag of Idaho

Idaho Quick Facts

State Symbols of Idaho

State AmphibianIdaho giant salamander
State BirdMountain bluebird
State DanceSquare dance
State FishCutthroat trout
State FlowerSyringa
State FossilHagerman horse fossil
State FruitHuckleberry
State GemIdaho star garnet
State HorseAppaloosa horse
State InsectMonarch butterfly
State MottoEsto perpetua (Let it be perpetual)
State NicknameGem State
State RaptorPeregrine falcon
State TreeWestern white pine
State VegetablePotato

College & Universities

BCRI Career Training
Boise Bible College
Boise State University
Brigham Young University-Idaho
Career Beauty College – Rexburg
Carrington College-Boise
College of Southern Idaho
Cosmetology School of Arts and Sciences
Eastern Idaho Technical College
Headmasters School of Hair Design
Idaho State University
ITT Technical Institute-Boise
Lewis-Clark State College
Milan Institute-Boise
Mr Juans College of Hair Design
Mr Leons School of Hair Design-Lewiston
Mr Leons School of Hair Design-Moscow
New Saint Andrews College
Northwest Nazarene University
Paul Mitchell the School-Boise
Razzle Dazzle College Inc
The College of Idaho
The School of Hairstyling
Toni & Guy Hairdressing Academy-Boise
University of Idaho
University of Phoenix-Idaho Campus

Popular Tourist Attractions

  1. Bogus Basin
  2. Craters of the Moon
  3. Silverwood Theme Park
  4. Shoshone Falls
  5. Harriman State Park
  6. Hells Canyon
  7. Lake Coeur d’Alene
  8. Idaho Botanical Garden
  9. Lake Pend Oreille
  10. Farragut State Park
  11. Tamarack Resort
  12. Redfish Lake
  13. Sun Valley Resort
  14. Zoo Boise
  15. Boise National Forest
  16. Ponderosa State Park
  17. World Center for Birds of Prey
  18. Perrine Bridge
  19. Yellowstone Bear World

Famous Natives and Residents

Joe AlbertsonGrocery chain founder
Cecil AndrusGovernor
T. H. BellEducator
Ezra Taft BensonSecretary of Agriculture, pres. LDS church, marketing specialist
William E. BorahSenator
Gutzon BorglumMt. Rushmore sculptor
Carol R. BrinkAuthor
Frank F. ChurchSenator
Fred DuboisSenator
Vardis FisherNovelist
Lawrence H. GipsonHistorian
Chief JosephChief of the Nez Perce tribe
Harmon KillebrewBaseball player
Ezra PoundPoet
SacagaweaShoshonean guide
J. R. SimplotIndustrialist
Robert E. SmyliePolitical leader
Henry SpaldingMissionary
Frank SteunenbergGovernor
Picabo StreetSkier
David TompsonFounded first trading post
Lana TurnerActress

Famous Actors And Actresses

Sherry JacksonFebruary 15, 1942
Aaron PaulAugust 27, 1979
Jeremy ShadaJanuary 21, 1997

Map of Idaho

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