Near Kooskia in Idaho County, Idaho — The American West (Mountains)
During General O. O. Howard's 1877 Nez Perce Campaign
—Looking Glass and his band were camped up Clear Creek here —
Erected by Idaho Historical Society & Idaho Transportation Department. (Marker Number 347.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Idaho State Historical Society, and the The Nez Perce Trail marker series.
Location. 46° 8.142′ N, 115° 57.256′ W. Marker is near Kooskia, Idaho, in Idaho County. Marker is on U.S. 12 half a mile east of State Highway 13, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is located in a pull-out on the south side of US Highway 12, overlooking the Clearwater River. Marker is in this post office area: Kooskia ID 83539, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. History of a Frontier Community (approx. 1.2 miles away); Kooskia Crossing Kiosk (approx. 1.6 Nez Perce War (approx. 4.2 miles away); Trails at Heart of the Monster (approx. 5.7 miles away); Nez Perce National Historical Park (approx. 5.8 miles away); Long Camp (approx. 6.6 miles away); Asa Smith Mission (approx. 6.6 miles away); Lewis and Clark Route (approx. 6.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kooskia.
More about this marker. Large wooden marker in good condition
Categories. • Native Americans • Wars, US Indian •
Credits. This page was last revised on November 10, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 8, 2017, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 62 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 8, 2017, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.