Highway 12: A History
Visitor Center - Nez Perce National Historical Park - Spalding 208-843-7009
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Beth Erdey, Archivist at Nez Perce National Park, will give a talk on the history of US Highway 12. Erdey will focus on the highway's lengthy construction from the project's 1916 start to its 1962 completion, how the highway worked to open up North Central Idaho to tourism and commmerce, and link the region to the Pacific Northwest, the United States, and the world.