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Pocatello in Bannock County, Idaho — The American West (Mountains)
 

Fort Hall

 
 
Fort Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 22, 2017
1. Fort Hall Marker
Inscription. A registered national historical landmark Indian and trapper trading post established by Nathaniel J. Wyeth in 1834 and sold to Hudson's Bay Company in 1837 It was the vital point on the Oregon and California immigration trails and in establishing territorial clains of the United States to the Pacific Northwest.
 
Erected 1984 by Shoshone and Bannock Indian Tribes.
 
Location. 42° 50.628′ N, 112° 25.158′ W. Marker is in Pocatello, Idaho, in Bannock County. Marker is on Avenue of the Chiefs near South 5th Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3000 Avenue of the Chiefs, Pocatello ID 83204, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old Fort Hall (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The City of Pocatello (approx. 0.2 miles away); Pocatello's Name in WWII (approx. 0.2 miles away); Native Foods (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Shoshone (approx. 0.2 miles away); Pocatello's Life (approx. 0.2 miles away); Chief Pocatello (approx. 0.2 miles away); Idaho State University (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pocatello.
 
More about this marker. The marker is located at the
Fort Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 22, 2017
2. Fort Hall Marker
The Fort Hall Replica is in the background.
entrance to the grounds of the Fort Hall Replica.
 
Categories. Forts, CastlesIndustry & CommerceSettlements & Settlers
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 14, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 14, 2017, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 58 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 14, 2017, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.
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