Paris in Bear Lake County, Idaho — The American West (Mountains)
Thomas Sleight Cabin
It was first finished with a dirt floor and a sod roof. The logs were stripped of bark and notched but not cut or otherwise shaped and were chinked with mud to keep out the wind. The windows and door frames were set in with wooden pegs. It was ready for occupancy before the snow fell.
Erected 1988 by Daughters of Utah Pioneers, Elizabeth Passey Camp. (Marker Number 441.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of Utah Pioneers marker series.
Location. 42° 13.41′ N, 111° 24.072′ W. Marker is in Paris, Idaho, in Bear Lake County. Marker is on South Main Street (U.S. 89) near East 2nd South Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 114 South Main Street, Paris ID 83261, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Our First Church (about Paris (about 600 feet away); Paris Tabernacle (about 800 feet away); Charles Coulson Rich (approx. 0.2 miles away); Bloomington (approx. 2½ miles away); British Settlers (approx. 2.7 miles away); Overland Emigration Routes (approx. 4½ miles away); Ovid Townsite (approx. 4½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Paris.
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