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Twin Falls in Twin Falls County, Idaho — The American West (Mountains)
 

Ira Burton Perrine

May 7, 1861-Oct 2, 1943

 

Sculpted by Ralph Lehrman

 
Ira Burton Perrine Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 26, 2009
1. Ira Burton Perrine Memorial Marker
Inscription.  I. B. Perrine was an early Twin Falls settler and developer who made his home — Blue Lakes Ranch — in the Snake River Canyon. His vision, planning and dedication led to Twin Falls growth from a desert outpost to a flourishing city.
 
Erected 2004 by Twin Falls Centennial-Project Managed by: Twin Falls Centennial Commission, Magic Valley Arts Council. Funding Partners: The Times News, The Howard Foundation, City of Twin Falls, Idaho Commission on the Arts, Grace Smith Keveren Foundation.
 
Location. 42° 35.911′ N, 114° 27.284′ W. Marker is in Twin Falls, Idaho, in Twin Falls County. Marker can be reached from Filmore Street west of Idaho Highway 93, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Twin Falls ID 83301, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Shoshone Falls (here, next to this marker); College of Southern Idaho (here, next to this marker); Emigrant Road (approx. 1 miles away); Shoshone Falls Project (approx. 2.6 miles away);
Ira Burton Perrine Sculpture and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 26, 2009
2. Ira Burton Perrine Sculpture and Marker
a different marker also named Shoshone Falls (approx. 2.7 miles away); Clarence Bisbee (approx. 2.7 miles away); a different marker also named Shoshone Falls (approx. 2.7 miles away); a different marker also named Shoshone Falls (approx. 2.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Twin Falls.
 
Categories. Bridges & ViaductsSettlements & Settlers
 
The Snake River Canyon image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 26, 2009
3. The Snake River Canyon
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on November 17, 2019. This page originally submitted on February 2, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 537 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on February 2, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
 
Editor’s want-list for this marker. Close-Up view of the sculpture. • Can you help?
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