North Fork in Lemhi County, Idaho — The American West (Mountains)
In Commemoration of Old Toby the Shoshone Indian
Members of the Lewis & Clark Expedition - August and September 1805
the Shoshone Indian
August & September 1805
Captain Meriwether Lewis, First Infantry, U.S.A.
(Private Secretary of President Thomas Jefferson)
William Clark, 2nd Lieutenant of Artillery, U.S.A.
Erected 2009 by Lloyd Shaw Post No. 67, American Legion, Salmon, Idaho.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Exploration • Native Americans. In addition, it is included in the Lewis & Clark Expedition series list.
Location. 45° 24.445′ N, 113° 59.737′ W. Marker is in North Fork, Idaho, in Lemhi County. Marker is at the intersection of Lewis and Clark Highway (U.S. 93 at milepost 326.5) and Salmon River Road (Route NF 030), on the right when traveling south on Lewis and Clark Highway. Marker is located north of the North Fork General Store on west side of the highway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: North Fork ID 83466, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Salmon River Encounter (within shouting distance of this marker); Lewis and Clark (approx. Ό mile away); Hungry, Wet and Cold (approx. 5.1 miles away); Nez Perce Trail (approx. 5.3 miles away); Tower Creek (approx. 7.4 miles away); Lewis and Clark: Departure Camp (approx. 7.7 miles away); William Clark's "Pirimids" (approx. 7.7 miles away); Erle and Lula Embley's Cabin (approx. 7.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in North Fork.
Also see . . . Swooping Eagle - aka - Old Toby - Lemhi-Shoshone guide :: August 16, 1805. (Submitted on September 20, 2012.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 19, 2012. This page has been viewed 654 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on September 19, 2012. 2. submitted on September 20, 2012, by Chris English of Phoenix, Arizona. 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 19, 2012. 6, 7. submitted on September 20, 2012. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.