Oregon Trail Monument

Oregon Trail Monument (HM2DJC)

Location: Boise, ID 83702 Ada County
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Country: United States of America
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N 43° 37.02', W 116° 11.943'

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Placed here by Ezra Meeker on May 9, 1906
Pioneer · Preservationist · Visionary

Ezra Meeker was largely responsible for locating and preserving the Old Oregon Trail. To commemorate the centennial of this monument, a time capsule of artifacts was placed beneath its base to be opened after 100 years.
Rededicated July 27, 2006
James E. Risch · Governor of Idaho
David H. Bieter · Mayor of Boise
2006 Meeker Monument Centennial Committee
Year Placed2006
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Date Added Monday, January 14th, 2019 at 7:01pm PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)11T E 564627 N 4829646
Decimal Degrees43.61700000, -116.19905000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 43° 37.02', W 116° 11.943'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds43° 37' 1.2000000000002" N, 116° 11' 56.58" W
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Area Code(s)208
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 514 W Jefferson St, Boise ID 83702, US
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