Idaho Frontier Forts Prior to 1902

Boise, Port or Barracks, Idaho – At Boise City.
Boise (old fort), Fort, Idaho – On Snake River. (See Early Settlement of Idaho)
Buford, Camp, Idaho – On the Bruneau River near its junction with Snake River.

Coeur d’Alene Fort, Idaho – Name changed to Fort Sherman.
Colfax Camp, Idaho – Ada County.
Conner Camp, Idaho – Near Soda Springs.

Hall Fort, Idaho – On Snake River, in Lincoln Valley.
Henry Fort, Idaho – On Henry Branch of Snake River.
Howard Camp, Idaho – Three Mile Creek, 2 miles from Mount Idaho.

Lander Camp, Idaho – On Snake Creek
Lapwai Fort, Idaho – On Lapwai River, 12 miles from Lewiston.
Lemhi Fort, Idaho. – On Salmon River, Lemhi County; now town of that name.
Lyon Camp, Idaho – On north fork of Jordan Creek.

Malade Fort, Idaho – Malade River.
Mount Idaho Reservation at, Idaho.

Osborne Camp, Idaho – At Osburn.
Owyhee River Camp, Idaho – Opposite Fort Boise.

Polk Camp, Idaho.

Reed Camp, Idaho – On Snake River.

Sherman Fort, Idaho – At Coeur d’Alene; first called Fort Coeur d’Alene.
Stevenson Camp, Idaho. – At Boise City.

Three Forks Owyhee, Camp, Idaho – On Owyhee River; first called Camp Winthrop.

Wallace Camp, Idaho – In Alturas County.
Winthrop Camp, Idaho – Name changed to Camp Three Forks Owyhee.

Forts, History,

War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Returns Division. List of Military Posts Etc. Established in the United States from its Earliest Settlement to the Present Time. Washington: Government Printing Office. 1902.

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