Bonneville County

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Bonneville

Bonneville County is named for Benjamin L E Bonneville, who was a French born explorer and who lived from 1796 to 1878.

 

Created:  February 7, 1911

County Seat: 

Idaho Falls  1911 – present

 

County Courthouse  – Idaho Falls 

 

Location:  605 North Capital Avenue / C Street

Built:  1920 – 1921

Style:  Neo-Classical

Architect:  Charles Aitken and Lionel E Fisher

Contractor:  W H Holden and E M Holden, North Pacific Construction Company, and S K Mittry and George Mittry

 

Description:  The building  faces east and is a two story brick, stucco and sandstone Art style structure. The east front has a projecting center section with recessed entrance. The roof line is flat. The interior has a high ceiling with skylight. On the south side is a modern addition which is attached to the main building.

 

Courthouses: 

N – Jefferson County, Madison County and Teton County

E – Teton County, Wyoming and Lincoln County, Wyoming

S – Caribou County and  Bingham County 

W – Bingham County 

 

 

 

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Photos take 2011