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Lewiston in Nez Perce County, Idaho — The American West (Mountains)
 

Lewis Clark State College

Was created by the legislature in 1893 as a two year normal school to train teachers

 
 
Lewis Clark State College Marker image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, July 12, 2016
1. Lewis Clark State College Marker
Inscription. After more than half a century of growth, Lewiston State Normal School expanded into a four-year college in 1947. An area vocational school and a nursing education program were added in 1965. Designated a state college in 1971, Lewis Clark continues to specialize in teacher education.
 
Erected by Idaho Historical Society & Idaho Transportation Department. (Marker Number 314.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Idaho State Historical Society marker series.
 
Location. 46° 27.697′ N, 116° 59.524′ W. Marker is in Lewiston, Idaho, in Nez Perce County. Marker is on U.S. 95 3 miles south of Old Spiral Highway, on the right. Touch for map. Marker is located in a pull-out overlooking the city of Lewiston, and the Clearwater and Snake Rivers. Marker is in this post office area: Lewiston ID 83501, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mackenzie's Post (here, next to this marker); The First Capital (here, next to this marker); 18th St. Bridge (approx. 3 miles away); John Silcott (approx. 3 miles away); The Early Years in Nez Perce County
Lewis Clark State College Marker (<i>wide view with Lewiston in the background)</i>) image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, July 12, 2016
2. Lewis Clark State College Marker (wide view with Lewiston in the background))
(approx. 3.2 miles away); Idaho's First Capitol (approx. 3.2 miles away); Lewis and Clark (approx. 3.2 miles away); Nez Perce Village (approx. 4.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lewiston.
 
More about this marker. Large wooden marker in good condition
 
Categories. EducationMan-Made Features
 
Lewis Clark State College Marker (<i>wide view showing adjacent markers</i>) image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, July 12, 2016
3. Lewis Clark State College Marker (wide view showing adjacent markers)
<i>Lewiston, Idaho State Normal.</i> image. Click for full size.
circa 1925
4. Lewiston, Idaho State Normal.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 9, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 7, 2017, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 39 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 7, 2017, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.   4. submitted on November 9, 2017. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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