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1983 Orchids & Onions


Restoration of Building for Productive Use

  • Greyhouse Inn - Salmon, Idaho
  • Day Mansion - Moscow, Idaho
  • Blaine County Courthouse - Hailey, Idaho

Restoration and Rehabilitation of Park from Non-park Use

  • C.W. Moore Park, Boise City Park Department - Boise, Idaho

Distinguished Preservationist

  • Barbara Hansen - Boise, Idaho
    For recognition and gratitude for untiring and selfless service in preservation.

Honorable Mention

  • Historic Bridge Inventory, Idaho Transportation Department - Boise, Idaho
  • Recognition of the department's Historic Bridge Inventory.
  • Historic Oakley, Kent Hale - Oakley, Idaho
  • For recognition of preservation education activities.
  • Kathleen Dodson, staff and volunteers at the Idaho Transporation Department - Boise, Idaho


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.

  • J.R. Simplot Company - Boise, Idaho
    For the demolition of Pocatello's Bannock Hotel.