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Historic Preservation Comm., ISU History Dept. to host “Adventures in Idaho” Symposium

April 21, 2017 GMT

POCATELLO - Some of the Gem State’s most famous exploits will be the topic of discussion thanks to the Pocatello Historic Preservation Commission and the Idaho State University Department of History.

Saturday, April 29 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., the groups will host a symposium titled “Adventures in Idaho.” The talks will focus on a variety of topics from the impact of James Brady and Frank Paradice’s contributions to the Gate City, to the Pocatellans who served their country during the Spanish American War, as well as how the Snake River and its aquifer have been the source of conflict around the state.

The symposium is free and open to the public. The discussions will be held in the Wood River Room of the Pond Student Union Building on the campus of Idaho State University.

A full list of topics can be found at pocatello.us/DocumentCenter/View/2737.

For more information on the Pocatello Historic Preservation Commission, visit pocatello.us/255/Historic-Preservation-Commission.