Category Archives: News and Information

  • Newsletter Jan. 2018

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  • New Refrigerated & Warmers added to Freight Room

    Posted on January 18, 2018 by in News and Information

    The Adams County Historical Society recently installed a new commercial under counter refrigerator and food warming unit in the Freight Room of The Pacific and Idaho Northern (P&IN) Railway Depot in New Meadows. The purchase of these two pieces of equipment was possible because of funds awarded to the ACHS from “The Fosdick” this past […]

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  • New UV Blinds Installed

    Posted on January 17, 2018 by in News and Information

    Thanks to an Idaho State Historical Society (ISHS) $1,150 matching grant the ACHS was able to aquire UV protecting window shades like the ones in the Lobby. The newest blinds have been installed in the President’s Room that is now used to accession (take into formal ownership, documentation and numbering) artifacts, documents, photos etc. Now […]

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  • January 2016 Newsletter

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  • August 2015 Newsletter

    Posted on August 30, 2015 by in News and Information

    ACHS Newsletter #27 July 2015

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  • P&IN RAILWAY DEPOT CELEBRATES ARCHEOLOGY MONTH

    Posted on April 10, 2015 by in News and Information

    The month of May is Idaho Archaeology and Historic Preservation Month. The historic P&IN Railway Depot and Adams County Historical Society (ACHS) will host an event Monday, May 7th at 7 p.m. in the Freight Room on the south side of the depot. The topic of the evenings presentation will be about the history of […]

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  • President’s Room Restoration Begins

    Posted on March 5, 2015 by in News and Information

    The Adams County Historical Society is pleased to begin restoration of the second story of the historic P&IN Railway Depot. This makes the fulfillment of decades of hopes and dreams come a little bit closer to fruition by turning the beautiful building back into an active part of the valley where people can gather, celebrate, […]

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  • ACHS received $8,000 matching grant from Idaho Heritage Trust

    Posted on December 14, 2014 by in News and Information

     Thank you Idaho Heritage Trust (IHT) for your recent matching grant of $8,000 that will allow the Adams County Historical Society to begin restoration on the second story of the historic Pacific and Idaho Northern Railway Depot in New Meadows. The restoration will begin in what was The President’s Room that will become a room […]

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  • “The Fosdick” awards 2014 funds

    Posted on October 15, 2014 by in News and Information

    Thank you Meadows Valley Benefit Golf Tournament aka “The Fosdick” for your award of $4,800 toward the cost of insulating the Freight Room Auditorium attic space.  Your continued support of the Adams County Historical Society has allowed us to finish the restoration of the beautiful first floor windows and put a new vinyl floor down […]

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  • Adams County Historical Society Receives funds

    Posted on October 15, 2014 by in News and Information

    We are blessed to have had a friend in Mr. William March.  As previously announced, Mr. March, a generous benefactor to the ACHS passed away in March.  Earlier in September  the ACHS received a $100,000 check from the estate of Mr. March.  Needless to say we were dumbfounded and speechless when the check arrived.  These […]

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