Pulaski, Edward, Tunnel and Placer Creek Escape Route (NRIS 84001179)
SW of Wallace,
Idaho. County/parish: Shoshone.
1 contributing site.
Added to the National Register of Historic Places
September 20, 1984.
Part of North Idaho 1910 Fire Sites TR
Also known as:
- Edward Pulaski Tunnel and Placer Creek Escape Route
- The Edward Pulaski Tunnel and Placer Creek Escape Route (also known as the Pulaski Tunnel) are two adjacent sites used by the United States Forest Service firefighter Edward Pulaski in the Great Fire of 1910 to save the lives of himself and most of his crew. The sites are located south of Wallace, Idaho in the Idaho Panhandle National Forests. Pulaski's tunnel and escape route are listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1984. (read more...)
National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/84001179