Idaho's Lake Pend Oreille Story

Author(s): Idah M. Whisenant

Year: 2017


Lake Pend Oreille is located 30 miles north of Coeur d’Alene in northern Idaho and has many intriguing aspects including the diverse human occupancy and uses of the lake and its surrounding area. The Native American, early European, and WWII naval training station presence demonstrates a varied and long history. The primary focus of this presentation are the Farragut Naval Training Station and Pend Oreille City history and material culture, in addition to the Native American's interaction with this piece of Idaho.

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Idaho's Lake Pend Oreille Story. Idah M. Whisenant. Presented at Society for Historical Archaeology, Fort Worth, TX. 2017 ( tDAR id: 435545)

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Temporal Keywords
0 to 1946.

Spatial Coverage

min long: -129.199; min lat: 24.495 ; max long: -66.973; max lat: 49.359 ;

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Contact(s): Society for Historical Archaeology

Record Identifiers

PaperId(s): 714