Idaho Territory

Idaho Territory

The Territory of Idaho was an organized incorporated territory of the United States that existed from March 4, 1863, until July 3, 1890, when the final extent of the territory was admitted to the Union as the State of Idaho.

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Grand Lodge Of Idaho - History
... The first organized Masonic activity in present-day Idaho dates to 1862, when a group of Freemasons organized an informal Masonic club in Florence in what was then Washington Territory ... Grand Lodge of Oregon granted a dispensation to a Masonic group in Bannock City (now Idaho City) ... This Lodge was chartered as Idaho Lodge No ...
List Of Governors Of Idaho Territory
... ineligible and never took office, and also because of the significant travel involved to Idaho Territory at the time, the territory was governed by interim ... Shoup - 1889–1890 Idaho Territory became the State of Idaho on July 3, 1890 ...
List Of United States Political Families (S) - The Shoups
... George Laird Shoup (1836–1904), Idaho Territory Representative 1874, Idaho Territory Councilman 1878, Republican National Committeeman 1880-1904, Governor of ... Senator from Idaho 1890-1901 ...
Idaho Territory's At-large Congressional District
... Idaho Territory's At-large congressional district is an obsolete congressional district that encompassed the area of the Idaho Territory, which was originally created from parts of the Washington Territory and ... In 1864, parts of the territory were ceded back to the Dakota Territory and another part was reorganized into the Montana Territory ... The boundaries of the territory were changed again in 1868 when the Wyoming Territory was created ...
Idaho Territory - 1880s
... In 1887 Idaho Territory was nearly legislated out of existence, but as a favor to Governor Edward A ... President Grover Cleveland refused to sign a bill that would have split Idaho Territory between Washington Territory in the north and Nevada in the south ... In 1889, the University of Idaho was awarded to the northern town of Moscow instead of its original planned location at Eagle Rock (now Idaho Falls) in the south ...

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    Size is not grandeur, and territory does not make a nation.
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