Idaho Falls, Idaho

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Idaho Falls is the largest city in Bonneville County, Idaho and is its county seat.

Directories

The Idaho State Historical Society in Boise has a collection of city, county, regional and state directories. Among the holdings of that collection are city directories for Idaho Falls for the years 1910-1917, 1919-1921, 1923-24, 1926, 1928-30, 1932-33, 1936-37, 1939-41, 1946, 1949, 1952, 1954, 1956-57, 1959-1988, 1990-1995, 1997.

Newspapers

Copies of issues of the following newspapers, published in Idaho Falls, are in the collections of the Idaho State Historical Society in Boise.

Idaho Falls Times -- 9 July 1891 to 16 Sep 1920
Idaho Register -- 18 Aug 1893 to 14 Sep 1920
Idaho Falls Daily Post -- 31 Mar 1916 to 25 July 1929
Times-Register -- 17 Sep 1920 to 30 Oct 1931
Idaho Falls Post -- 26 July 1929 to 8 Oct 1931
Post-Register -- 9 Oct 1931 to present
Idaho Commoner -- 28 Apr 1932 t0 30 July 1948
Eastern Idaho Farmer -- 6 Aug. 1948 to 11 Mar 1979

Copies of the Post-Register, Jan. 1950 to Sep. 1977, are also available online at Ancestry.com, a subscription web site.

The Post-Register is currently being published in Idaho Falls.


Web Sites

Wikipedia page for Idaho Falls