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Idahome

After wheat crops flourised in this dry farm area. Idahome sprang up here in 1916 as a railroad terminal. Irrigation projects boosted its economy.

When wheat farms disappeared and highway traffic replaced rail service here. Idahome became a ghost town. Its grain elevators, lumber yards, stores, airport, oil company, school, newspaper and people are only past memories. An elevator and a few building foundations mark its site.

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