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Lewis and Clark in the News- August 1, 2004

MICHAEL Kelly: Explorers paved way for dreams
Omaha World Herald - Omaha, NE, USA
... Linked forever in history, Meriwether Lewis and William Clark led an expedition that was every bit as dangerous and amazing as a lunar landing.

ULTIMATE Adventure
Salem Statesman Journal - Salem, OR, USA
... I've been fascinated by the expedition since I read "Undaunted Courage,"Stephen E. Ambrose's book about Meriwether Lewis and the corps. ...

AHEAD of his time
The Wichita Eagle - Wichita, KS, USA
... Displays in the hall include maps, copies of Old Master paintings, a model of a pyramid, and items collected in the West by Meriwether Lewis and William Clark. ...

REFERENDUMS rooted in state flower vote
Great Falls Tribune - Great Falls, MT, USA
... What made the plant distinctive to scientists is traced to Meriwether Lewis, who in 1806 dug up and dried some bitterroots near present-day Lolo. ...

POET writes about Lewis and Clark, leads trail tours
Omaha World Herald - Omaha, NE, USA
Lewis and Clark's travels contain all the elements of a good story, according to Lincoln writer William Kloefkorn. ...

'LEGACY' campaign a bust: Fund drive for Lewis and Clark events ...
Billings Gazette - Billings, MT, USA
A year and a half after launching a drive to raise $14 million, the Montana Lewis and Clark Legacy Campaign has been all but abandoned, having spent more money ...

ON track with Lewis and Clark
San Bernardino Sun - San Bernardino,CA,USA
ABOARD THE ANN RUTLEDGE - Two centuries ago, members of the Lewis and Clark expedition coated themselves in grease to ward off swarms of mosquitoes as they ...

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