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Idaho Places: Power County

  • American Falls
  • Arbon 0
  • Arbon Valley 1
  • Neeley 0
  • Pauline 0
  • Pocatello 3
  • Rockland
  • Roy 0

    Established on January 30, 1913 with its county seat at American Falls. Named for the American Falls Power Plant. American Falls was the first settlement in the county and was a frequent camping place on the Oregon Trail. It became a railroad station when the Oregon Short Line was built across southern Idaho.

    Background & Photos provided by Digital Atlas of Idaho, Idaho's Natural History Online, Idaho State University at (accessed: October 8, 2017).


    ISU: Bonner County Map