Lewis and Clark
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Volcanoguy
N 45° 01.206 W 113° 39.619
12T E 290399 N 4988626
Quick Description: History plaque on Hwy. 28 north of Tendoy, Idaho.
Location: Idaho, United States
Date Posted: 9/28/2012 3:49:28 PM
Waymark Code: WMFCHQ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Team GeoDuo
Views: 2

Long Description:
Sons of Idaho history plaque about four miles north of Tendoy, Idaho
Marker Name: None

Marker Type: Roadside

Marker Text:
Near this site, on August 20, 1805, the Lewis and Clark expedition first contacted waters flowing to the Pacific assuring the success of their efforts and guaranteeing title to the Northwest for the United States of America. They camped here, obtained horses and a guide and journeyed on. This was also the birthplace of Sacajawea, Idaho’s National Heroine, a member of the Expedition. Erected by Sons of Idaho and Citizens of Lemhi County, August 24, 1930.


County: Lemhi

Date Dedicated: August 24, 1930

Group Responsible for Placement: Sons of Idaho and Citizens of Lemhi County

City: Not listed

Marker Number: Not listed

Web link(s) for additional information: Not listed

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