Saying Goodbye to Winter at White Spring Ranch

Spring on the Palouse has been a cause for celebration for as long as people have called the area home. Before settlers arrived in the West, Nez Perce tribespeople moved throughout their homeland based on the seasons. Fishing and gathering sites were returned to year after year, and they built their way of life around the cycle of nature.

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The Idaho Heritage Trust preserves Idaho’s rich cultural history by providing grants and technical assistance to preservationists in every nook and cranny of the Gem State. Our grassroots efforts on behalf of all Idahoans honor the legacy of our ancestors, enrich our present, and ensure our collective heritage will be enjoyed for generations to come.

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Heritage Highlights

National Park Service awards $7.27M in grants to support historic preservation projects in rural communities

News Release Date: May 25, 2022 Contact: NewsMedia@nps.gov WASHINGTON – The National Park Service (NPS) today announced $7.275 million in Paul Bruhn Historic Revitalization Grants to 11 recipients in 10 …

The Idaho Heritage Trust Awards $214,525 to Preservation Projects Throughout Idaho

December 4, 2021 Contact: Katherine Kirk, Executive Director, Idaho Heritage Trust Phone: (208) 549-1778 Email: iht@idahoheritage.org Facebook: facebook.com/pages/Idaho-Heritage-Trust The Idaho Heritage Trust Awards $214,525 to Preservation Projects Throughout Idaho BOISE …

Mackay’s Clock Cigar Shop Gets Its Namesake Back

A painstaking recreation of the historic street clock that once stood in front of the Clock Cigar Shop in downtown Mackay, Idaho was recently installed by the South Custer County …

The Pine Street School Bus Restoration and the History of Student Transportation

On the Back of the Bus: The Pine Street School Bus Restoration and the History of Student Transportation Nothing typifies the transition from Summer to Fall like seeing children waiting …

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