The Quest for Knowledge: Lewis in Philadelphia

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Philadelphia in 2003: the time, place and plans for the Annual Meeting
The Lewis and Clark Trail Heritage Foundation's 35th Annual Meeting in 2003

The Quest for Knowledge: Lewis in Philadelphia
A Bicentennial Commemoration of the Lewis and Clark Expedition 1803 - 1806

August 10 - August 13, 2003
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania USA

Headquarters: Loews Philadelphia Hotel
1200 Market Street,
Philadelphia, PA 19107
phone: 215.627.1200

You are invited to attend the next Annual Meeting!
Read about the proposed Program and Kids Kamp.
Two special events include Dinner at City Tavern and a Historic House Tour.
What papers will be presented? Titles and speakers are listed here, along with Things to do on Saturday and Sunday afternoons.
Download the Registration form for the Annual Meeting.

Are you a local resident who would like to attend one of the three events open to the public?
Read a description of the three events
Find the partial registration form here.

From trips to Harpers Ferry and Gettysburg to Philadelphia's Italian market, a variety of pre- and post-tours is being offered. Read about the nine different tours scheduled for Saturday, August 9, Thursday, August 14, and Thursday and Friday, August 14-15.
Download the Registration form for the Pre- and Post Tours.

The Philadelphia Loews Hotel is now accepting reservations for the 2003 Annual Meeting. Here you will find information about the hotel and directions for making reservations to take advantage of the special rates for those attending the Meeting.

Four Chapter-related publications filled with information about Lewis in Philadelphia-- you can order yours now.

Staying in Philadelphia-- Listing of nearby hotels and two campgrounds

Travel information - Getting to Philadelphia by Plane, Train, and Commercial Bus

City information - Layout of the City, Weather, Tipping and Taxes

Information for visitors planning a trip to Philadelphia. There's so much to see and do in Philadelphia!

Institutions throughout Philadelphia are preparing Lewis and Clark- related exhibits. You will find a list (frequently updated) here.

Chapter members meet regularly to plan the 2003 Annual Meeting.

Pages that included deadlines:
Call for Papers
Concerto Composers Competition
Essay Contest Grades 6-8
Essay Contest Grades 9-12

Information for vendors

Updated August 29, 2003