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Many of the original records of church units are in the [http://lds.org/churchhistory/library Church History Library] in Salt Lake City. Many of the membership records covering these units from the date of their creation to about 1948 have been microfilmed and are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City or at its [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/Library/FHC/frameset_fhc.asp Family History Centers].  Records of the [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=132560&disp=Record++of++members%2C++%5B1888%3F%5D%2D%20%20&columns=*,0,0 Basalt Ward] (1888-1948) are included in this collections.  
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Many of the original records of church units are in the [[Family History Library|Church History Library]] in Salt Lake City. Many of the membership records covering these units from the date of their creation to about 1948 have been microfilmed and are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City or at its [[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers|Family History Centers]].  Records of the {{FHL|132560|title-id|disp=Basalt Ward}} (1888-1948) are included in this collections.  
  
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=== Directories  ===
 
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The [http://history.idaho.gov/directories.html Idaho State&nbsp;Archives] in Boise has a collection of city, county, regional and state directories.  
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The [http://www.digitalarchives.idaho.gov/ Idaho State&nbsp;Archives]&nbsp; in Boise has a collection of city, county, regional and state directories.
  
 
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Copies of issues of [http://history.idaho.gov/library_collections.html#anchor562626 newspapers] which may be applicable to Basalt are in the collections of the Idaho State&nbsp;Archives in Boise.  
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Copies of issues of [http://www.digitalarchives.idaho.gov/ newspapers]&nbsp; which are near Basalt may be applicable to Basalt and may be in the collections of the Idaho State&nbsp;Archives in Boise. Check Firth, Idaho.
  
 
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Revision as of 15:54, 18 January 2012

United States > Idaho > Bingham County, > Basalt

Quick Facts

Former name

Geographic location

City Hall

Basalt City Hall
P.O. Box 178
(208) 346-6411

Resources

Biography

Cemeteries

Church History and Records

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Current

The Basalt and Riverview Wards (congregations) of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints meet in this meetinghouse:

823 N 675 E
Basalt, ID 83218

Historical

Many of the original records of church units are in the Church History Library in Salt Lake City. Many of the membership records covering these units from the date of their creation to about 1948 have been microfilmed and are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City or at its Family History Centers.  Records of the Basalt Ward (1888-1948) are included in this collections.



Directories

The Idaho State Archives  in Boise has a collection of city, county, regional and state directories.

Funeral Homes

History

In June of 1885 Andrew O. Inglestrom entered the land and other settlers soon followed. The originally the town was called Cedar Point settlement and was organized on Oct 18, 1885. Nearly all the people live in scattered conditions on their respective farms. The land and gardens were irrigated from Cedar Pointe Canal and the Snake River Valley Canal. These two canal head at the same point on the Snake River about 3 miles below Idaho Falls, but separate three and one-half miles below the head. They are owned and operated by the same company.
Basalt Railroad Station was part of the Oregon Short line Railroad. The total population of the Basalt Precinct was 1,215 in 1930.

Maps

Military History and Records

Minorities

Newspapers

Historical

Copies of issues of newspapers  which are near Basalt may be applicable to Basalt and may be in the collections of the Idaho State Archives in Boise. Check Firth, Idaho.

Obituaries

School Records

Websites

References