Kooskia Internment Camp Archaeological Project

For more information contact:

Dr. Stacey Lynn Camp
CELL: (626) 429-2912
EMAIL: scamp@uidaho.edu


Banner Photo: 
Kooskia Internment Camp, north central Idaho, 1943-1945. Photographer unknown. Photo courtesy of the Clearwater National Forest, Lochsa District, Kooskia Ranger Station, Kooskia, Idaho and the Asian American Comparative Collection, University of Idaho, Moscow.



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Kooskia Internment Camp, north central Idaho, 1943-1945


The Kooskia Internment Camp Archaeological Project has been generously funded by the following sponsors:

 National Park Service Logo The National Park Service's Japanese Confinement Sites Granting Program 
 Idaho Logo The University of Idaho Research Council Faculty SEED Grant
 Idaho Logo The College of Letters, Arts, and Social Sciences (CLASS) Key Fund Grant

We would also like to thank the following individuals and organizations who provided other forms of research support for the project: Steve Armstrong (Nez Perce National Forest), Pat Baird (Nez Perce Tribe/Tribal Historic Preservation Office), Bruce Ellis (Clearwater National Forest), Richard Old, Dr. Lee Sappington (University of Idaho), Three Rivers Resort, and Priscilla Wegars (University of Idaho).