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== City Hall  ==
 
== City Hall  ==
  
[http://www.buhl.govoffice2.com/ Buhl City Hall]<br>203 Broadway Ave.<br>Buhl, Idaho 83316
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[[Image:Buhl Idaho town hall.jpg|center|150px|Buhl Idaho town hall.jpg]]
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[http://www.buhl.govoffice2.com/ Buhl City Hall]<br>203 Broadway Ave.<br>Buhl, Idaho 83316  
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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=== Church History and Records  ===
 
=== Church History and Records  ===
  
==== Assembly of God ====
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==== Assembly of God ====
  
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Buhl First Assembly Of God <br>703 Locust St, Buhl, ID 83316<br>(208) 543-5191&nbsp;  
 
Buhl First Assembly Of God <br>703 Locust St, Buhl, ID 83316<br>(208) 543-5191&nbsp;  
  
==== Baptist ====
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==== Baptist ====
  
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===== Current =====
  
 
Magic Valley Baptist Church<br>P.O. Box 332, Buhl, ID 83316<br>208-543-8033  
 
Magic Valley Baptist Church<br>P.O. Box 332, Buhl, ID 83316<br>208-543-8033  
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==== Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints  ====
 
==== Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints  ====
  
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First Ward and Spanish Branch
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First Ward and Spanish Branch  
  
501 South Main, Buhl, ID 83316
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501 South Main, Buhl, ID 83316  
  
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2nd and 3rd Wards
  
2nd and 3rd Wards
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1001 Fair Street, Buhl ID 83316  
 
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1001 Fair Street, Buhl ID 83316
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===== Historical  =====
 
===== Historical  =====
  
Many of the original records of&nbsp;church units are in the [http://www.lds.org/churchhistory/library Church History Library] in Salt Lake City. Many of the membership records covering these units from the date of their creation to about 1948 have been microfilmed and are available at the [http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Library/FHLC/frameset_fhlc.asp Family History Library ]in Salt Lake City or at its [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/Library/FHC/frameset_fhc.asp Family History Centers].&nbsp; Records of the [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=194209&disp=Record++of++members%2C++%5B1919%5D%2D194%20%20&columns=*,0,0 Buhl Ward ](1919-1948) are among this collections.
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Many of the original records of&nbsp;church units are in the [[Family History Library|Church History Library]] in Salt Lake City. Many of the membership records covering these units from the date of their creation to about 1948 have been microfilmed and are available at the [[Family History Library|Family History Library]] in Salt Lake City or at its [[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers|Family History Centers]].&nbsp; Records of the {{FHL|194209|title-id|disp=Buhl Ward }}(1919-1948) are among this collections.  
  
 
==== Episcopal  ====
 
==== Episcopal  ====
  
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Holy Trinity Episcopal Church  
 
Holy Trinity Episcopal Church  
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229 9th Ave N, Buhl, ID 83316<br>(208) 543-8496  
 
229 9th Ave N, Buhl, ID 83316<br>(208) 543-8496  
  
==== Lutheran ====
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==== Lutheran ====
  
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St Johns Lutheran Church  
 
St Johns Lutheran Church  
  
1128 Poplar St, Buhl, ID 83316<br>(208) 543-4282 <br><br>
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1128 Poplar St, Buhl, ID 83316<br>(208) 543-4282 <br><br>  
  
==== Methodist ====
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==== Methodist ====
  
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United Methodist Church  
 
United Methodist Church  
  
908 Maple St, Buhl, ID 83316
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908 Maple St, Buhl, ID 83316  
  
 
(208) 543-5498  
 
(208) 543-5498  
  
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==== <br>Roman Catholic ====
==== <br>Roman Catholic ====
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[http://www.catholicidaho.org/en/ParishSchoolDirectory/Parishes/SouthernDeanery/Documents/Buhl-Immaculate%20Conception.pdf Immaculate Conception] <br>1631 Poplar St.,  
 
[http://www.catholicidaho.org/en/ParishSchoolDirectory/Parishes/SouthernDeanery/Documents/Buhl-Immaculate%20Conception.pdf Immaculate Conception] <br>1631 Poplar St.,  
  
Buhl, ID 83316<br>(208) 543-5136 <br>
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Buhl, ID 83316<br>(208) 543-5136 <br>  
  
 
===== Historical  =====
 
===== Historical  =====
  
Records of the [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=759631&disp=Church++records%20%20&columns=*,0,0 Immaculate Conception] church in Buhl (1918-1965) have been microfilmed by the Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah from records held in the Roman Catholic Diocese of Boise.&nbsp; These films can be viewed at the Library in Salt Lake City or in any of it [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/Library/FHC/frameset_fhc.asp Family History Centers].
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Records of the {{FHL|759631|title-id|disp=Immaculate Conception}} church in Buhl (1918-1965) have been microfilmed by the Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah from records held in the Roman Catholic Diocese of Boise.&nbsp; These films can be viewed at the Library in Salt Lake City or in any of it [[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers|Family History Centers]].  
  
==== Other ====
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==== Other ====
  
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[http://calvarychapelbuhl.com/ Calvary Chapel] <br>(208) 543-9959 <br>1004 Burley Ave, Buhl, ID 83316
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[http://calvarychapelbuhl.com/ Calvary Chapel] <br>(208) 543-9959 <br>1004 Burley Ave, Buhl, ID 83316  
  
Church of God in Christ <br>(208) 543-4978 <br>Buhl, ID 83316
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Church of God in Christ <br>(208) 543-4978 <br>Buhl, ID 83316  
  
Church of the Nazarene <br>(208) 543-6025 <br>300 Broadway Ave N, Buhl, ID 83316
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Church of the Nazarene <br>(208) 543-6025 <br>300 Broadway Ave N, Buhl, ID 83316  
  
First Christian Church <br>(208) 543-4102 <br>1005 Poplar St, Buhl, ID 83316<br><br><br><br><br>
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First Christian Church <br>(208) 543-4102 <br>1005 Poplar St, Buhl, ID 83316<br><br><br><br><br>  
  
 
=== Directories  ===
 
=== Directories  ===
  
The Idaho State&nbsp;Archives in Boise has a collection of city, county, regional and state [http://history.idaho.gov/directories.html directories].  
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The Idaho State&nbsp;Archives in Boise has a collection of city, county, regional and state [http://www.digitalarchives.idaho.gov/default.aspx directories].&nbsp;
  
 
=== Funeral Homes  ===
 
=== Funeral Homes  ===
  
'''Farmer Funeral Chapel'''<br>130 9th Ave N<br>Buhl, Idaho 83316<br>(208) 543-4333
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'''Farmer Funeral Chapel'''<br>130 9th Ave N<br>Buhl, Idaho 83316<br>(208) 543-4333  
  
 
=== History  ===
 
=== History  ===
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Buhl was founded on April 17, 1906. It was named for Frank H. Buhl, a major investor in a Carey Act project known as the Twin Falls South Side project, which introduced large-scale irrigation to the region in the early 20th Century. The Oregon Trail is located on the western half of Twin Falls. The Historical U.S. Route 30 goes through Buhl along the Thousand Springs Scenic Byway. Buhl is known as the “Trout Capital of the world. The total population of the Buhl precincts was 4,489 in 1930.
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Additional history of Buhl, Idaho and the early Mormon settlers there can be found in: <br>Andrew Jenson. Encyclopedic History of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. Salt Lake City: Deseret News Publishing Company, 1941, p. 96.<br>
  
 
=== Maps  ===
 
=== Maps  ===
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=== Newspapers  ===
 
=== Newspapers  ===
  
Copies of issues of one [http://history.idaho.gov/newspapers_a-b.html Buhl newspaper] are in the collections of the Idaho State&nbsp;Archives in Boise.  
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''Buhl Herald''
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126 Broadway Ave S<br>Buhl, ID 83316
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208-543-4335
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===== Historical  =====
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Copies of the following newspapers published in Buhl are included in the collections of the [http://www.digitalarchives.idaho.gov/default.aspx Idaho State Archives] in Boise.  
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&nbsp;''Buhl Herald''-- 1909:7:9-to&nbsp;date&nbsp;
  
 
=== Obituaries  ===
 
=== Obituaries  ===
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== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
<br> [[Category:Cities_of_Idaho]] [[Category:Twin_Falls_County,_Idaho]]
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[[Category:Cities_of_Idaho]] [[Category:Twin_Falls_County,_Idaho]]

Latest revision as of 19:18, 7 December 2012

United States > Idaho > Twin Falls County > Buhl

Contents

Quick Facts

Former name

Geographic location

City Hall

Buhl Idaho town hall.jpg

Buhl City Hall
203 Broadway Ave.
Buhl, Idaho 83316

Resources

Biography

Cemeteries

Church History and Records

Assembly of God

Current

Buhl First Assembly Of God
703 Locust St, Buhl, ID 83316
(208) 543-5191 

Baptist

Current

Magic Valley Baptist Church
P.O. Box 332, Buhl, ID 83316
208-543-8033

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Current

First Ward and Spanish Branch

501 South Main, Buhl, ID 83316


2nd and 3rd Wards

1001 Fair Street, Buhl ID 83316

Historical

Many of the original records of church units are in the Church History Library in Salt Lake City. Many of the membership records covering these units from the date of their creation to about 1948 have been microfilmed and are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City or at its Family History Centers.  Records of the Buhl Ward(1919-1948) are among this collections.

Episcopal

Current

Holy Trinity Episcopal Church

229 9th Ave N, Buhl, ID 83316
(208) 543-8496

Lutheran

Current

St Johns Lutheran Church

1128 Poplar St, Buhl, ID 83316
(208) 543-4282

Methodist

Current

United Methodist Church

908 Maple St, Buhl, ID 83316

(208) 543-5498



Roman Catholic

Current

Immaculate Conception
1631 Poplar St.,

Buhl, ID 83316
(208) 543-5136

Historical

Records of the Immaculate Conception church in Buhl (1918-1965) have been microfilmed by the Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah from records held in the Roman Catholic Diocese of Boise.  These films can be viewed at the Library in Salt Lake City or in any of it Family History Centers.

Other

Current

Calvary Chapel
(208) 543-9959
1004 Burley Ave, Buhl, ID 83316

Church of God in Christ
(208) 543-4978
Buhl, ID 83316

Church of the Nazarene
(208) 543-6025
300 Broadway Ave N, Buhl, ID 83316

First Christian Church
(208) 543-4102
1005 Poplar St, Buhl, ID 83316




Directories

The Idaho State Archives in Boise has a collection of city, county, regional and state directories

Funeral Homes

Farmer Funeral Chapel
130 9th Ave N
Buhl, Idaho 83316
(208) 543-4333

History

Buhl was founded on April 17, 1906. It was named for Frank H. Buhl, a major investor in a Carey Act project known as the Twin Falls South Side project, which introduced large-scale irrigation to the region in the early 20th Century. The Oregon Trail is located on the western half of Twin Falls. The Historical U.S. Route 30 goes through Buhl along the Thousand Springs Scenic Byway. Buhl is known as the “Trout Capital of the world. The total population of the Buhl precincts was 4,489 in 1930.

Additional history of Buhl, Idaho and the early Mormon settlers there can be found in:
Andrew Jenson. Encyclopedic History of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. Salt Lake City: Deseret News Publishing Company, 1941, p. 96.

Maps

Military History and Records

Minorities

Newspapers

Current

Buhl Herald

126 Broadway Ave S
Buhl, ID 83316

208-543-4335

Historical

Copies of the following newspapers published in Buhl are included in the collections of the Idaho State Archives in Boise.

 Buhl Herald-- 1909:7:9-to date 

Obituaries

School Records

Websites

References



 

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