Month: July 2015

Historic Wallace, Idaho: Part IV

In contrast to yesterday's post, this is the Cataldo Mission located west of Wallace. The Mission was completed in 1853 and is the oldest building in Idaho. It was designated a National Historic Landmark in 1962.


Historic Wallace, Idaho: Part III

A couple more historic buildings in Wallace. On the left, the Arment Building, built in 1911, just a year after the town barely escaped complete annihilation in the Big Burn of 1910. On the right, a more unusual landmark, the old Oasis Bordello, which opened in 1895 and operated for 93 years before being shut … Continue reading Historic Wallace, Idaho: Part III