Homesteading on Military Training Ranges (Other Keyword)

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Potential for Homesteading at the Orchard Combat Training Center (2018)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Juli McCoy. Jacob C. Fruhlinger.

By: Juli McCoy Although there has been a great deal of study done concerning homesteading activity in the Western United States little has focused on areas where homesteading was unsuccessful.  The lack of successful homesteads left an area of land open for use by the military or for other applications. This study focuses on the assemblage of selected archaeological sites located on the Idaho National Guard Orchard Combat Training Center (OCTC), just south of Boise, Idaho, to determine the...