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Lewis and Clark in the News- August 22, 2004

TRIBE marks historic meeting (subscription) - Oklahoma City, OK, USA
... When Meriwether Lewis and William Clark met the Otoe and Missouria tribal members along the Missouri River near what now is Omaha, Neb., the tribes had already ...

DISEASES, deadly or not, take toll in lives, commerce
Oregonian - Portland, OR, USA
... Meriwether Lewis and William Clark found imported disease common in Northwest natives, the apparent legacy of fur traders along the coast, and were at a loss ...

THEY'VE arrived!
Aberdeen American News - Aberdeen, SD, USA
... Approximately 300 boats are following the Discovery Expedition, the official re-enactment of the journey of Meriwether Lewis and William Clark, Cadwell said. ...

LEWIS and Clark camp, exchange gifts with American Indians
Sioux City Journal - Sioux City, IA, USA
... Later, in a re-enactment on the grounds northwest of the interpretive center two American Indian chiefs met with Captain Meriwether Lewis. ...

LEWIS and Clark play is more than historical review
Sioux City Journal - Sioux City, IA, USA
... those decisions.". Although the focus is on Capts. Meriwether Lewis (Matt Ebel), William Clark (John Mangan), and Sgt. Charles Floyd ...

RIDE rails on explorers' trails
Lexington Herald Leader - Lexington, KY, USA
... he had bought. Enter Meriwether Lewis, Jefferson's personal secretary, and Lewis' former army comrade, William Clark. Barkon said ...

A historic trek--on bikes
Chicago Tribune (subscription) - Chicago, IL, USA
ELMHURST -- When Meriwether Lewis and William Clark set off to explore and map what would become the western United States, they traveled untamed rivers in a 55 ...

TIME capsule
Springfield State Journal Register - Springfield, IL, USA
... National Park Service in St. Louis and author of a book on explorers Meriwether Lewis and William Clark. Lewis and Clark had noted ...

SALLY forth with books about Lewis and Clark
Longview Daily News - Longview, WA, USA
... To explore, navigate, and study this newly acquired territory, Jefferson sent his personal secretary, Meriwether Lewis, and Captain William Clark.

PRIOR pre-emptive effort offers lessons - Detroit, MI, USA
... Author Steven Ambrose, in his best-selling "Undaunted Courage" a few years ago, salutes Meriwether Lewis as "the greatest of all American explorers ..."

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