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Lewis and Clark in the News- March 15, 2004

HISTORIC land transfer celebrated
Springfield News Leader - Springfield, MO, USA
... tribes around the Midwest and the nation, each beat and each note sung in unison
portrayed the heritage of a people encountered by Meriwether Lewis and William ...

LEWIS and Clark Explorer Train runs again this summer
ASTORIA, Ore. (AP) - The Lewis and Clark Explorer Train starts running again May 28, connecting Portland to the historic Astoria-Warrenton region after a ...

A Look at the Lewis & Clark Bicentennial from the US Census
Kansas City infoZine - Kansas City, MO, United States
On May 14, 1804, Capt. Meriwether Lewis and Lt. William Clark, charged by President Thomas Jefferson
with finding a route to the ...

THOUSANDS celebrate deal that transformed a nation
Kansas City Star - Kansas City, MO, USA
... The United States Mint used the occasion to introduce its new nickel commemorating the exploration of
Meriwether Lewis and William Clark, who pushed upstream ...

LEWIS and Clark's 1804 journey comes to life
Springfield News Leader - Springfield, MO, USA
"Of course, the kids really like to rub the fur and touch the gun," says Wilson, a representative of Illinois' Lewis and Clark Bicentennial Committee who ...

CYCLIST to follow Lewis and Clark
Nevada City Union - Grass Valley/Nevada City, CA, USA
... In 1803, President Thomas Jefferson commissioned Meriwether Lewis and William Clark
to lead the first official American exploration of unknown territory. ...

MYSTIC river White Cliffs part of charm of Upper Missouri River ...
Wichita Eagle - Wichita, KS, USA
... The bluffs, towers and features such as Citadel Rock and Dark Butte make the White Cliffs the river's most scenic stretch;
Meriwether Lewis called the fanciful ...

TONS of soil washed into river
Great Falls Tribune - Great Falls,MT,USA
By SONJA LEE. Erosion east of Great Falls is threatening farmland as well as a campsite used by Capt. Meriwether Lewis in 1805. <>

March 16, 2004