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Excavations at Spokane House, Fort Spokane Historic Site, 1962-1963

John D. Combes

Excavations at Spokane House, Fort Spokane Historic Site, 1962-1963

by John D. Combes

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Published by Washington State University in [Pullman] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Fort Spokane (Spokane County, Wash.),
  • Washington (State)
    • Subjects:
    • Excavations (Archaeology) -- Washington (State),
    • Fort Spokane (Spokane County, Wash.)

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies.

      Statementby John D. Combes.
      SeriesWashington State University. Laboratory of Anthropology. Report of investigations, no. 29, Reports of investigations (Washington State University. Laboratory of Anthropology) ;, no. 29.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE78.W3 W3 no. 29
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 94 p.
      Number of Pages94
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5688293M
      LC Control Number69063024

        Ruth Kirk, writer and photographer, is the author and coauthor of many acclaimed books, including Exploring Washington's Past: A Road Guide to History, The Olympic Rain Forest: An Ecological Web, and Sunrise to Paradise: The Story of Mount Rainier National ologist Richard D. Daugherty, emeritus professor at Washington State University, was a presidential appointee to the Author: Ruth Kirk. Spokane House- A Fur Trading Outpost Established by David Thompson - The Spokane House was a trading post used by fur traders, the Spokane, Nez Perce, Pend Oreille, Coeur d"Alene, Kettle Falls and Kootenai tribes. It was the first white settlement in the Pacific Northwest. It was located where the Spokane and the Little Spokane Rivers meet.

      Clay tobacco pipes are a unique form of artifact that has been recovered from the earliest colonial period sites to those of the early twentieth century. Archaeologists have found this artifact category useful for interpretive purposes due to their rapid technological and typological change, decoration, and maker's marks. Lack of adequate reporting in older site reports precludes a wide range. Featured Projects 30 Jun Laser grading Spokane Indians ball field. There are no tags 0 comments. Our local team, the Spokane Indians contacted us to laser grade their infield. We did this excavation on South Hill Spokane, WA, he did all the hard work after, and it .

      Historic Buildings. It may seem impossible to hold on to yesterday while also embracing tomorrow, but here in Spokane our community of get-it-done dreamers rose to the challenge. Today Spokane is simultaneously a vibrant metropolitan center and the historic hub of the Intermountain Northwest. Spokane means "children of the sun." The Spokane Tribe's reservation, bounded in the south by the Spokane River and in the west by the Columbia River, consists of , acres in eastern Washington on the Columbia River Plateau. All but 10 percent of the acreage is .


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This area of the park includes the sites of both the first North West Company post (Spokane House) constructed inand the Pacific Fur Company post (Fort Spokane) constructed in Abstract.

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The camp was strategically located between both the Colville Indian Reservation and the Spokane Indian Reservation. By Camp Spokane was renamed Fort Spokane and permanent structures were built to house troops, keep prisoners, and hold supplies.

By the late s the threat of clashes between settlers and tribes had subsided. s: Two historic symbols of Spokane’s old downtown were saved from the wrecking ball in dramatic, last-minute rescues.

The first was the Davenport Hotel, which had once been one of. The Spokane Register of Historic Places is our local government’s official list of properties that have been designated as significant contributors to the historical development of Spokane.

The Register was established by ordinance in both the City and County of Spokane in andrespectively. Archaeology and the Fur Trade Bibliography.

Archeological Excavations at Fort Spokane,and Ms., Excavations at Spokane House-Fort Spokane Historic Site, Author: Michael Pfeiffer. Fort Spokane feature layers of fascinating and often heart-breaking history. The site, now administered by the National Park Service and Lake Roosevelt National Recreation Area, began life as the last Army Fort built on the American frontier.

In addition, the park planned to add artifacts from the excavations, stored at WSU, to the collection. A Collection Storage Plan for LARO, prepared inrecommended enlarging the storage space at Fort Spokane to house the entire collection.

This was completed in   In Septemberarchaeology student Ray Carlson locates the grave of Jacques Raphael "Jaco" Finlay () at the site of Spokane House on the Spokane River about 10 miles below downtown Spokane. Jaco (or Jacco) Finlay built the original Spokane House, a fur-trading post located where the Little Spokane River joins the Spokane, in Archaeology--along with Native American traditions and memories--holds a key to understanding early chapters of the human story in Washington.

This all-new book draws together and brings up to date much of what has been learned about the state's prehistory and the environments early people experienced. It presents a sample of sites representing Washington's geographic regions and touches.

City - County of Spokane Historic Preservation Office W. Spokane Falls Blvd. | Spokane, WA | Phone: () | Fax: () This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Spokane County, Washington. This is intended to be a complete list of the properties and districts on the National Register of Historic Places in Spokane County, Washington, United de and longitude coordinates are provided for many National Register properties and districts; these locations may be seen.

The Western Regional Office funded preliminary excavations at Fort Spokane in August and September John Combes and his students from Washington State University (WSU) located footings and artifacts associated with the Camp Spokane and then turned their attention to foundations of the main fort.

Excavations at Spokane House - Fort Spokane Historic Site () Excavations in Lower Monumental Reservoir Progress Report (July 15 To Aug ) () Excavations in Lower Monumental Reservoir Progress Report (June J ) () Excavations in the Lower Monumental Reservoir Area: Progress Report Period September 1, Through Ma.

Archaeology--along with Native American traditions and memories--holds a key to understanding early chapters of the human story in Washington. This all-new b.

On April 7,Spokane House, which was built in by the North West Company of Montreal, is officially closed. The first trade house constructed in what will later become the state of Washington, the post is located at the confluence of the Spokane and Little Spokane rivers, about a dozen miles northwest of the present-day city of Spokane.

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