11,000 Years of Indian Occupation

11,000 Years of Indian Occupation (HMFD2)

Location: Weiser, ID 83672 Washington County
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Country: United States of America
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N 44° 15.267', W 116° 57.461'

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The Weiser Valley provided an abundant environment for early hunters and food gatherers.

Archaeological excavation along Monroe Creek in conjunction with US-95 realignment yielded one of the most significant prehistoric sites in the region. Spear and arrow points and radiocarbon dates suggest the site was occupied for 11,000 years. Inhabitants hunted deer, mountain goat, and rabbit and gathered salmon, roots, berries, and seeds. Artifacts were found ten feet below the ground surface.
HM NumberHMFD2
Series This marker is part of the Idaho: Idaho State Historical Society series
Marker Number487
Placed ByIdaho Historical Society
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Date Added Tuesday, September 9th, 2014 at 4:04am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)11T E 503378 N 4900135
Decimal Degrees44.25445000, -116.95768333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 44° 15.267', W 116° 57.461'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds44° 15' 16.02" N, 116° 57' 27.66" W
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Area Code(s)208
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 111 E 7th St, Weiser ID 83672, US
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