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''[[United States|United States]] &gt; [[Idaho|Idaho]] &gt; [[Idaho County, Idaho|Idaho County]] &gt; Kamiah''<br>''[[United States|United States]] &gt; [[Idaho|Idaho]] &gt; [[Lewis County, Idaho|Lewis County]] &gt; Kamiah''  
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Idaho|Idaho]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Idaho County, Idaho|Idaho County]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] Kamiah''<br>''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Idaho|Idaho]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Lewis County, Idaho|Lewis County]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] Kamiah''  
  
 
== Quick Facts  ==
 
== Quick Facts  ==
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{{Wikipedia|Kamiah, Idaho}}
  
 
=== Former name  ===
 
=== Former name  ===
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=== Geographic location  ===
 
=== Geographic location  ===
  
Kamiah is located on the border between Idaho and Lewis Counties, with portions of the town within each.
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Kamiah is located on the border between Idaho and Lewis Counties, with portions of the town within each.  
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== City Hall  ==
  
=== City Hall ===
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Kamiah City Hall<br>507 Main Street<br>Kamiah, ID 83536<br>Phone: 208-935-2672<br>
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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=== Church History and Records  ===
 
=== Church History and Records  ===
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==== Baptist  ====
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[http://www.pineridgebaptistchurch.com/ Pine Ridge Baptist Church‎]<br>108 Pine Road<br>Kamiah, ID 83536
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(208) 935-2360
  
 
==== Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints  ====
 
==== Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints  ====
  
==== Episcopal ====
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The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints‎<br>Kamiah 1st and 2nd Wards <br>Highway 12, 2.5 miles East of Kamiah<br>Kamiah, ID 83536<br>(208) 935-2842
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==== Lutheran ====
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Faith Lutheran Church<br>Idaho Street &amp; Idaho<br>Kamiah, ID 83536<br>(208) 935-0636
  
 
==== Presbyterian  ====
 
==== Presbyterian  ====
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Community Presbyterian Church‎<br>620 7th Street<br>Kamiah, ID 83536<br>(208) 935-2602
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Kamiah First Presbyterian Church‎<br>rr 1 box 20c<br>Kamiah, ID 83536<br>(208) 935-0211
  
 
==== Roman Catholic  ====
 
==== Roman Catholic  ====
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[http://saintcatherines.weebly.com/ Saint Catherine of Siena Parish‎]<br>407 7th Street<br>Kamiah, ID 83536<br>(208) 935-2130
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==== Seven Day Adventist  ====
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[http://www.adventist.org/ Kamiah Seventh Day Adventist Church‎]<br>3366 Willow Street<br>Kamiah, ID 83536-5018<br>(208) 935-0388
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==== Society of Friends (Quakers)  ====
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[http://woodlandfriends.witnesstoday.org/ Woodland Friends Church‎]<br>1993 Woodland Road<br>Kamiah, ID 83536-5216<br>(208) 935-2244<br><br> Woodland Church is a part of [http://nwfriends.org/ Northwest Yearly Meeting ]of Friends.
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==== Other  ====
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[http://www.pcg.org/ Life Center The-Pentecostal Church Of God‎]<br>2nd Street and Fir<br>Kamiah, ID 83536<br>(208) 935-0362
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Kamiah Bible Church‎<br>521 10th Street<br>Kamiah, ID 83536<br>(208) 935-0146
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[http://www.watchtower.org/ Jehovah's Witnesses Kingdom Hall‎]<br>1002 1st Street<br>Kamiah, ID 83536<br>(208) 935-0772
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Church Of The Nazarene-Kamiah‎<br>Valley View Dr and Hwy 12<br>Kamiah, ID 83536<br>(208) 935-2343
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Apostolic Acts Church‎<br>Washington Street and Tamarack St<br>Kamiah, ID 83536<br>(208) 935-0017
  
 
=== Directories  ===
 
=== Directories  ===
  
The Idaho State Historical Society in Boise has a collection of city, county, regional and state directories.  
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The Idaho State Archives in Boise has a collection of city, county, state and regional [http://history.idaho.gov/directories.html directories].  
  
 
=== Funeral Homes  ===
 
=== Funeral Homes  ===
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'''Blackmer Funeral Home'''<br>305 N Mill St<br>Grangeville, Idaho 83530<br>(208) 983-0740<br>http://blackmerfuneralhome.com/<br>'''Uhlorn Funeral Home'''414 Myrtle<br>Cottonwood, Idaho 83522<br>(208) 962-3910
  
 
=== History  ===
 
=== History  ===
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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 animal.
  
 
=== Maps  ===
 
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=== Newspapers  ===
 
=== Newspapers  ===
  
Copies of issues of the following newspapers are in the collections of the Idaho State Historical Society in Boise.
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===== Current  =====
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Clearwater Progress<br>P.O. Box 428<br>Kamiah, ID 83536<br>Ph. 208-935-0838<br>eamil - progress@clearwaterprogress.com<br>Weekly
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===== Historical  =====
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Copies of issues of&nbsp;the following [http://history.idaho.gov/newspapers_h-k.html Kamiah newspapers] are in the collections of the Idaho State&nbsp;Archives in Boise:
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''Clearwater progress''&nbsp; 1953:12:11-9999&nbsp;&nbsp;<br> ''Kamiah progress''&nbsp; 1905:11:24-1942:6:25&nbsp;&nbsp;<br> ''Twin Feather quills''&nbsp; 1950:8:18-1954:10:30 <br>
  
 
=== Obituaries  ===
 
=== Obituaries  ===
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== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
[[Category:Cities_of_Idaho]] [[Category:Idaho_County,_Idaho]][[Category:Lewis_County,_Idaho]]
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{{reflist}} {{Idaho County, Idaho}} {{Lewis County, Idaho}}
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[[Category:Cities_of_Idaho]] [[Category:Idaho_County,_Idaho]] [[Category:Lewis_County,_Idaho]]

Revision as of 14:53, 19 February 2011

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Quick Facts

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Kamiah, Idaho

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

Society of Friends (Quakers)

Woodland Friends Church‎
1993 Woodland Road
Kamiah, ID 83536-5216
(208) 935-2244

Woodland Church is a part of Northwest Yearly Meeting of Friends.

Other

Life Center The-Pentecostal Church Of God‎
2nd Street and 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 and Hwy 12
Kamiah, ID 83536
(208) 935-2343

Apostolic Acts Church‎
Washington Street and 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 animal.

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 the following Kamiah newspapers are in the collections of the Idaho State Archives in Boise:

Clearwater progress  1953:12:11-9999  
Kamiah progress  1905:11:24-1942:6:25  
Twin Feather quills  1950:8:18-1954:10:30

Obituaries

School Records

Websites

References