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Tepee poles in Nez Perce camp site on a cloudy day.
Tipi frames stand as a memorial to the Nez Perce who were camped here in 1877.

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Big Hole National Battlefield was established as a military preserve in 1883. President Taft created Big Hole Battlefield National Monument on June 23, 1910. The park name was changed to Big Hole National Battlefield on May 17, 1963.

Last updated: October 29, 2017

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