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Lewis and Clark in the News- April 8, 2004

LEWIS and Clark Begin New Journey on USPS Commemorative Stamps
Yahoo News (press release) - USA
WASHINGTON, April 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Meriwether Lewis and William Clark, the leaders of the 1804-1806 Lewis and Clark expedition, will begin a new journey May ...

IDAHO ceremony will unveil Lewis and Clark stamps
KTVB - Boise, ID, USA
... month. Meriwether Lewis and William Clark traveled west to the Pacific Ocean and back to Saint Louis between 1804 and 1806. One ...

A mementos occasion
Kansas City Star (subscription) - Kansas City, MO, USA
In the spring of 1804, Meriwether Lewis - about to head out with the Corps of Discovery into America's wild West - went on a spending spree. ...

LEWIS & Clark third-grade teacher wins top education award
Gladstone Sun News - Gladstone, MO, USA
... She wrote a grant that turned one fall day into a history lesson about the school's namesakes, Meriwether Lewis and William Clark. ...

Bremerton Sun - Bremerton, WA, USA
... But the plant had a gastric side effect. Meriwether Lewis wrote about it in June, 1806, as he visited a Native American village: ...

MONTANA digest
Billings Gazette - Billings, MT, USA
... Explorers Meriwether Lewis and William Clark traversed America from Missouri to the Pacific at the behest of President Thomas Jefferson to explore the newly ...

REGION in brief
Salem Statesman Journal - Salem, OR, USA
... day of issue for the stamps will be May 14, with a noon ceremony at Fort Clatsop National Memorial in Astoria, where explorers Meriwether Lewis and William ...

Times Picayune - New Orleans, LA, USA
... Designed by US Mint sculptor/engraver Norman E. Nemeth, it's modeled on the Indian Peace Medal commissioned for Meriwether Lewis and William Clark to give ...

ON the Go
Henderson Gleaner - Henderson, KY, USA
... in Southern Illinois this weekend. It tells the story of explorers Meriwether Lewis and William Clark. Re-enactors, artisans and ...

A fish's role in the ecology debate
Christian Science Monitor - USA
SEATTLE Salmon have been the leading cultural icon in the Pacific Northwest since well before Meriwether Lewis and William Clark explored the territory...

EXPLORING with Lewis and Clark
Mount Vernon News - Mount Vernon, OH, United States
MOUNT VERNON The exploration, discovery and hardships of the Lewis and Clark expedition were chronicled in a slide show and talk Wednesday evening by Jay ...

ELEVEN cities set for release of Lewis and Clark stamps - Portland, OR, USA
WASHINGTON - The US Postal Service is offering three stamps to commemorate the 1804-06 Lewis and Clark expedition. And Astoria will ...

EXCURSION to visit sites along Lewis and Clark route
Salem Statesman Journal - Salem, OR, USA
Where: Begins in Great Falls, Mont., and ends at Fort Clatsop, near Astoria, where Lewis and Clark spent the winter of 1805-06. Included ...

April 8, 2004