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1980 Orchids & Onions

Orchids

  • The Egyptian Theater - Boise, Idaho

    • For restoration to original Egyptian Revival style.
  • Moore-Cunningham House - Boise, Idaho

    • For the restoration of the exterior of a landmark home.
  • Daly-Archer House - Boise, Idaho

    • For the careful and sensitive restoration of one of Boise's historic homes .
  • Old Mission at Cataldo - Boise, Idaho

    • For the restoration fo a historic mission to it's original appearance.
  • Jameson Building - Wallace, Idaho

    • For extensive renovation and restoration.

Honorable Mention

  • Nine Walking Tours of Boise, authors Patricia Mickelson & Vicki Johnson. A published book celebrating Idaho's architectural heritage.
  • Historic Boise, author Boise city Historic Preservation Commission. A published book celebrating Idaho's architectural heritage.

Onion

Examples of projects or programs insensitive to historic preservation can be awarded in the following categories: individuals or corporations who demolish historically significant buildings or sites; new construction that is insensitive or ignorant of the neighborhood's history.

  • BRA Winmar for the demolition, removal, and planned demolition of historic buildings.