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St. Maries in Benewah County, Idaho — The American West (Mountains)
 

Hughes House Historical Museum

Built in 1902

 
 
Hughes House Historical Museum Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, May 7, 2018
1. Hughes House Historical Museum Marker
Inscription.  
It served as a Men's Club until 1906 then as a home and treatment center for "Doc" Thompson into the 1920's. Purchased & restored by Raleigh Hughes after 1926. Purchased by the Centennial Committee in 1989.

 
Erected by Museum of Northern Idaho.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings.
 
Location. 47° 18.981′ N, 116° 33.93′ W. Marker is in St. Maries, Idaho, in Benewah County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Avenue and North Sixth Street, on the right when traveling north on Main Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 538 Main Avenue, Saint Maries ID 83861, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. St. Maries - Steaming with History (here, next to this marker); Timber Made This Town (here, next to this marker); The 1910 Fire (within shouting distance of this marker); The St. Marie's "Occupation" of 1918 (approx. ¼ mile away); Willamette Steam Donkey Engine (approx. one mile away);
Hughes House Historical Museum and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, May 7, 2018
2. Hughes House Historical Museum and Marker
The marker is at the center.
Splash Dam at Hobo Creek (approx. one mile away); Mullan Trail Road (approx. one mile away); John Mullan (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in St. Maries.
 
More about this marker. The marker is on Main Avenue, but the house is on North Sixth Street.
 
Hughes House Historical Museum image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, May 7, 2018
3. Hughes House Historical Museum
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 29, 2018. It was originally submitted on August 29, 2018, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 99 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 29, 2018, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.
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Oct. 31, 2020