National Register of Historic Places National Register of Historic Places
1954
U.S. Supreme Court rules segregation of races in public schools unconstitutional, reversing Plessy v. Ferguson decision (1896).
Listings by StateHistoric DistrictsVacant / Not In Use

IDAHO - Custer County

Bayhorse (added 1976 - - #76000671)
S of Challis off U.S. 93 , Challis
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Energy Facility, Hotel
Current Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Energy Facility

Board-and-Batten Commercial Building (added 1980 - - #80001300)
Main Ave. , Challis
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Department Store
Current Function: Unknown

Bonanza Historic District (added 1984 - - #84004120)
Unknown , Bonanaza
Owner: Federal , Private

Building at 247 Pleasant Avenue (added 1980 - - #80001301)
247 Pleasant Ave. , Challis
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Unknown

Buster Meat Market (added 1980 - - #80004551)
Main Ave. , Challis
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Mesker Bros.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Specialty Store
Current Function: Unknown

Bux's Place (added 1980 - - #80001302)
321 Main Ave. , Challis
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Restaurant

Challis Archeological Spring District (added 1981 - - #81000206)
Address Restricted , Challis
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation: Archaic, Paleo Indian
Period of Significance: 5000-6999 BC, 3000-4999 BC, 1750-1799, 1749-1500 AD, 1499-1000 AD, 1000-2999 BC, 1000 AD-999 BC
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Camp
Current Function: Unknown

Challis Bison Jump Site (added 1975 - - #75000628)
Address Restricted , Challis
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Historic - Aboriginal, Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation: Lemhi Shoshone
Period of Significance: 1900-1750 AD, 1000 AD-999 BC
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Historic Sub-function: Animal Facility
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Current Sub-function: Animal Facility

Challis Brewery Historic District (added 1980 - - #80001303)
Also known as Klug Brewery
Challis Creek Rd. , Challis
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Historic Sub-function: Processing
Current Function: Domestic, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Challis Cold Storage (added 1980 - - #80001304)
Main Ave. , Challis
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Historic Sub-function: Storage
Current Function: Unknown

Challis High School (added 1980 - - #80001305)
Main Ave. , Challis
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Art Deco
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: School

Chivers, Bill, House (added 1980 - - #80001306)
3rd St. , Challis
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Jose,Thomas
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Chivers, Thomas, Cellar (added 1980 - - #80001307)
Challis Creek Rd. , Challis
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Historic Sub-function: Storage
Current Function: Unknown

Chivers, Thomas, House (added 1980 - - #80001308)
Challis Creek Rd. , Challis
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Unknown

Custer County Jail (added 1980 - - #80001309)
Main Ave. , Challis
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Courthouse
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Courthouse

Custer Historic District (added 1981 - - #81000207)
Address Restricted , Custer
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education
Historic Sub-function: School, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Government, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Conservation Area, Government Office, Museum, Single Dwelling

Day, Ivan W., House (added 1986 - - #86000754)
Also known as Doc Day Cabin
Boise Meridian , Stanley
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private , Federal
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

East Fork Lookout (added 1976 - - #76000672)
Also known as Machu Picchu II
Address Restricted , Clayton
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation: Native American
Period of Significance: 1499-1000 AD
Owner: State
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Extractive Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

False-Front Commercial Building (added 1980 - - #80001310)
Main Ave. , Challis
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Government
Historic Sub-function: Post Office, Restaurant
Current Function: Unknown

Hosford, Emmett, House (added 1980 - - #80001311)
3rd St. , Challis
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Unknown

I.O.O.F. Hall (added 1980 - - #80001312)
Main Ave. , Challis
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Social
Historic Sub-function: Clubhouse, Meeting Hall
Current Function: Social
Current Sub-function: Clubhouse, Meeting Hall

Idaho Mining and Smelter Company Store (added 2006 - - #05001601)
Also known as Clayton Store
One Ford St. , Clayton
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Commerce
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Department Store
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Idaho Rocky Mountain Club (added 1994 - - #94001451)
Also known as Idaho Rocky Mountain Ranch
ID 75 S of Stanley , Stanley
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Outdoor Recreation, Secondary Structure
Current Function: Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Hotel, Outdoor Recreation, Secondary Structure

Mackay Episcopal Church (added 1982 - - #82000336)
Park Ave. and College , Mackay
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Tourtellotte,John E. & Company
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Mackay Methodist Episcopal Church (added 1984 - - #84001118)
Also known as Mackay Community
Custer St. and Park Ave. , Mackay
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

McKendrick House (added 1980 - - #80001313)
4th St. , Challis
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Unknown

Niece Brothers' Store (added 1995 - - #95000667)
Also known as McCoy's Tackle and Gift Shop
Ace of Diamonds St. , Stanley
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Government
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Post Office
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Specialty Store

Old Challis Historic District (added 1980 - - #80001314)
Bounded by Valley and Pleasant Aves., 2nd and 3rd Sts. , Challis
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Unknown

Peck, Bill, House (added 1980 - - #80001315)
16 Main Ave. , Challis
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Unknown

Penwell House (added 1980 - - #80001316)
North Ave. , Challis
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other, Queen Anne, Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Unknown

Redfish Archeological District (added 1983 - - #83003574)
Address Restricted , Stanley
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Native American, Prehistoric, Historic - Aboriginal
Cultural Affiliation: Late Prehistoric, Late Archaic, Historic-Aboriginal
Period of Significance: 7500-7999 BC, 1749-1500 AD, 1499-1000 AD
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Village Site
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Institutional Housing, Outdoor Recreation, Unoccupied Land

Rowles, Donaldson, House (added 1980 - - #80001317)
North Ave. , Challis
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Rowles,Donaldson
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Unknown

Smith, Henry, House (added 1980 - - #80001318)
5th St. , Challis
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Smith,Henry
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Unknown

Stanley Ranger Station (added 1982 - - #82001885)
S of Stanley on US 93 , Stanley
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Forest Service
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Conservation, Architecture, Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Camp
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Camp

Stone Building (added 1980 - - #80001319)
3rd St. , Challis
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Function: Unknown

Stone and Log Building (added 1980 - - #80001320)
Pleasant Ave. , Challis
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Fox,Arthur
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Unknown
Current Function: Unknown

Twin Peaks Sports (added 1980 - - #80001321)
Main Ave. , Challis
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Medical Business/Office, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Specialty Store

Wilkinson, Clyde, House (added 1980 - - #80001322)
9th St. , Challis
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Unknown




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