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Lewis and Clark were the first expedition to enter Paradise Valley in 1803.<br>Dr. Bridwell with others bought land in 1905 from the Nez Perce Indians. Bridwell built a house and a store in the area. At various time a post office, medical office, Telephone Company, hotel, and bank established a lively town. <br>Kamiah lies along the Lewis and Clark Highway which is the shortest route from the Midwest to the Pacific Coast. It is also the longest highway within a national forest in the nation and opens the opportunity to enjoy sightseeing along the beautiful Lochsa and Clearwater Rivers where mountain goats, elk, deer and other wild animals can frequently be spotted. The Appaloosa horse was first bred here, primarily for use as a war anim<br>
  
 
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Revision as of 18:58, 15 November 2010

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Quick Facts

Wikipedia
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Former name

Geographic location

Kamiah is located on the border between Idaho and Lewis Counties, with portions of the town within each.

City Hall

Kamiah City Hall
507 Main Street
Kamiah, ID 83536
Phone: 208-935-2672

Resources

Biography

Cemeteries

Church History and Records

Baptist

Pine Ridge Baptist Church‎
108 Pine Road
Kamiah, ID 83536

(208) 935-2360


Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints‎
Kamiah 1st and 2nd Wards
Highway 12, 2.5 miles East of Kamiah

Kamiah, ID 83536

(208) 935-2842

Lutheran

Faith Lutheran Church‎
Idaho Street & Idaho
Kamiah, ID 83536

(208) 935-0636


Presbyterian

Community Presbyterian Church‎
620 7th Street
Kamiah, ID 83536

(208) 935-2602


Kamiah First Presbyterian Church‎
rr 1 box 20c
Kamiah, ID 83536

(208) 935-0211


Roman Catholic

Saint Catherine of Siena Parish‎
407 7th Street
Kamiah, ID 83536

(208) 935-2130


Seven Day Adventist

Kamiah Seventh Day Adventist Church‎
3366 Willow Street
Kamiah, ID 83536-5018

(208) 935-0388


Other

Life Center The-Pentecostal Church Of God‎
2nd Street & Fir
Kamiah, ID 83536

(208) 935-0362


Kamiah Bible Church‎
521 10th Street
Kamiah, ID 83536

(208) 935-0146


Jehovah's Witnesses Kingdom Hall‎
1002 1st Street
Kamiah, ID 83536

(208) 935-0772

Church Of The Nazarene-Kamiah‎
Valley View Dr & Hwy 12
Kamiah, ID 83536

(208) 935-2343


Woodland Friends Church‎
1993 Woodland Road
Kamiah, ID 83536-5216

(208) 935-2244


Apostolic Acts Church‎
Washington Street & Tamarack St
Kamiah, ID 83536

(208) 935-0017

Directories

The Idaho State Archives in Boise has a collection of city, county, state and regional directories.

Funeral Homes

Blackmer Funeral Home
305 N Mill St
Grangeville, Idaho 83530
(208) 983-0740
http://blackmerfuneralhome.com/
Uhlorn Funeral Home414 Myrtle
Cottonwood, Idaho 83522
(208) 962-3910

History

Lewis and Clark were the first expedition to enter Paradise Valley in 1803.
Dr. Bridwell with others bought land in 1905 from the Nez Perce Indians. Bridwell built a house and a store in the area. At various time a post office, medical office, Telephone Company, hotel, and bank established a lively town.
Kamiah lies along the Lewis and Clark Highway which is the shortest route from the Midwest to the Pacific Coast. It is also the longest highway within a national forest in the nation and opens the opportunity to enjoy sightseeing along the beautiful Lochsa and Clearwater Rivers where mountain goats, elk, deer and other wild animals can frequently be spotted. The Appaloosa horse was first bred here, primarily for use as a war anim

Maps

Military History and Records

Minorities

Newspapers

Current

Clearwater Progress
P.O. Box 428
Kamiah, ID 83536
Ph. 208-935-0838
eamil - progress@clearwaterprogress.com
Weekly

Historical

Copies of issues of Kamiah newspapers are in the collections of the Idaho State Archives in Boise.

Obituaries

School Records

Websites

References