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Boise, Idaho
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    (July 4, 1863- )
    Located in Idaho
    Population 199,787 (2000 census)
    Largest and Capital city of Idaho
    Originally established as Fort Boise during the Oregon Trail
    Officially became the capital of Idaho on July 3, 1890
    Third largest city in the northwestern United States
    Name Boise comes from the French word, ‘boisé,’ meaning wooded
    According to an old legend, the proposal to change Idaho's state capital from Lewiston to Boise was very unpopular, so members of the government snuck into Lewiston, and stole the state seal from Lewiston.
    There is little diversity in the city (92% white).
    The Boise State Broncos play football on a bright blue turf.
    Because it’s located in Idaho, most people know very little about it, other than potatoes.
    The original Fort Boise was abandoned because of frequent Indian raids.
    Its population has rapidly risen since the 1990’s.
    It was started as a fort during the gold rush, after gold was discovered in the area.
    They have excellent jazz and theater.
    Boise is well-known for their great fishing, river-rafting, and hiking areas.
    The Boise State Broncos football team has gone from unknown to an undefeated season, and dominance of their conference.
    The first Jewish synagogue west of the Mississippi River is here.

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