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McClelland Ferry

 
 
McClelland Ferry Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Barry Swackhamer, May 17, 2018
1. McClelland Ferry Marker
Inscription.  

Near this spot the McClelland Ferry Crossed the river in 1864.
 
Erected 1932 by Daughters of the American Revolution, Pioneer Chapter.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Roads & VehiclesWaterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR), and the Sons and Daughters of Idaho Pioneers series lists. A significant historical year for this entry is 1864.
 
Location. 43° 36.549′ N, 116° 12.462′ W. Marker is in Boise, Idaho, in Ada County. Marker is on South Capitol Boulevard near Julia Davis Drive, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 850 South Capitol Boulevard, Boise ID 83702, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Log Cabin (within shouting distance of this marker); Wilson Price Hunt Expedition (within shouting distance of this marker); The WPA (Works Project Administration) (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Reinhold Chrystman (about 300 feet away); Sacajawea and Pomp
McClelland Ferry Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Barry Swackhamer, May 17, 2018
2. McClelland Ferry Marker
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(about 700 feet away); The Boise Gallery of Art - 1937 (about 800 feet away); The Story of Julia & Tom Davis (approx. 0.2 miles away); Abraham Lincoln (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Boise.
 
More about this marker. The marker is located near the north end of the Capitol Boulevard Memorial Bridge.
 
McClellan Ferry image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Boise City Parks and Recreation
3. McClellan Ferry
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 7, 2022. It was originally submitted on June 24, 2018, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 301 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 24, 2018, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.

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Feb. 3, 2023