Lewis & Clark Expedition illustrated glossary by Barbara Fifer

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Published by Farcountry Press in Helena, MT .

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Other titlesLewis and Clark Expedition
Statementby Barbara Fifer.
LC ClassificationsF592.7 .F537 2003
The Physical Object
Pagination79 p. :
Number of Pages79
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3571966M
ISBN 101560372273
LC Control Number2002096440

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The Lewis and Clark legend has been revived only in the past years, and with that new interest came a fascination for Sacagawea, the pregnant, year-old Indian girl who served as their translator on the expedition.

Two hundred years ago this year, Captain Meriwether Lewis, William Clark and the Corps of Discovery set out on their 7,mile, two-year trek across.

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And starts up the Missouri River. Clark leads the men; Lewis is in St. Louis. May 16 Clark leads the Expedition to St. Charles to await Lewis’ return from St.

Louis. May 20 Lewis joins the Expedition in St. Charles. Lewis and Clark's journey was the beginning of America's growth westward from the Atlantic all the way to the Pacific Ocean.

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Purpose Thomas Jefferson had long considered the project of a western expedition, having encouraged John Ledyard when he proposed such an expedition in the s, and as president he contemplated the matter in. In the fall ofthe Lewis and Clark Expedition set out from St. Louis, Missouri, which was then a town on the American frontier.

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This account of the Lewis and Clark Expedition, published inis based on the detailed journals kept by Captains Meriwether Lewis and William Clark, the leaders of expedition.

The book begins with “Life of Captain Lewis,” written by Thomas Jefferson, which reproduces Jefferson’s detailed instructions to Lewis regarding the goals of the expedition.

Essay The Lewis & Clark Expedition. philosophical, religious, and historical influences greatly affected Thomas Jefferson. These influences inspired him to write the Declaration of Independence, pursue the governorship of Virginia, complete the Louisiana Purchase, order the Lewis & Clark expedition, and establish his legacy as one of the most admired and effective.

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