The "Angle of Repose House" in Idaho - The Foote Park Project
Submitted by Paula Benson on May 26, 2016, 9:28 am
The Idaho Business Review has a great article on the important events that contributed to the development of Boise as we know it. The article explains the true history behind Wallace Stegner's iconic book, "Angle of Repose", the history of Arthur and Mary Foote, and highlights a project to create an interpretive center on the site where their beautiful lava rock home stood.
Who knew that plagerism, the creation of Morrison-Knudson, and Boise's New York canal were all connected to the Footes? Link to the article here