“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”

Jefferson County Montana Historical Markers

LaHood Park Marker (<i>wide view</i>) image, Touch for more information
By Cosmos Mariner, July 10, 2013
LaHood Park Marker (wide view)
Montana (Jefferson County), Cardwell — LaHood Park
In August 1840, Pierre Jean De Smet, a Catholic missionary of Belgian birth, camped near the mouth of the Boulder River with the Salish Indians and celebrated the holy sacrifice of the Mass. Father De Smet left the Indians soon after to go to St. . . . — Map (db m128362) HM
Montana (Jefferson County), Cardwell — Lewis & Clark Expedition
On August 1, 1805, the Lewis and Clark Expedition camped at a point 200 yards west from this spot on the south bank of the river facing the mouth of the creek which flows into the river from the north. Meriwether Lewis and three others, on a . . . — Map (db m128371) HM
Montana (Jefferson County), Whitehall — The Great Divide Trophy How Montana Became Montana Without the Great Divide Between the Bobcats and the Grizzlies Path of the Continental Divide in Montana —
Montana was part of Idaho Territory in 1863. In 1864 when the Idaho Territorial Legislature agreed to a separate Montana Territory, its members wanted the boundary to be the Continental Divide. When the separation bill was proposed in Congress, . . . — Map (db m91535) HM

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