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Lewis and Clark in the News- May 13, 2004

BICENTENNIAL enthusiasm continues to grow for Lewis and Clark
Kansas City Star (subscription) - Kansas City, MO, USA
ST. LOUIS - Like aging rock stars on a comeback tour, explorers Meriwether Lewis and William Clark are enjoying a huge surge in popularity. ...
<http://www.kansascity.com/mld/kansascity/news/local/8651440.htm>

LEWIS and Clark silver dollar unveiled
Springfield News Leader - Springfield, MO, USA
... in the background and a tile mosaic in the floor representing the importance of rivers to Missouri's history, a new Lewis and Clark bicentennial silver dollar ...
<http://www.news-leader.com/today/0513-LewisandCl-86690.html>

LEWIS and Clark stamps to be unveiled Friday
Seattle Post Intelligencer - Seattle, WA, USA
... Cape Disappointment in Ilwaco and Fort Clatsop in Astoria, Ore., will mark the release of three new US Postal Service stamps honoring the Lewis and Clark expedition ...
<http://seattlepi.nwsource.com/local/173107_tl213.html>

LEWIS and Clark
Skieston Standard Democrat - Sikeston, MO, USA
Third, fourth and fifth grade students at Matthews Elementary School in Matthews perform a song in their play "Lewis and Clark: Discovery, A Celebration of ...
<http://news.mywebpal.com/partners/865/public/news547049.html>

THIRD-GRADERS beat high schoolers in history quiz
Fort Worth Star Telegram (subscription) - Fort Worth, TX, USA
... Russom became fascinated with Meriwether Lewis and William Clark's journey about five years ago after reading Undaunted Courage: Meriwether Lewis, Thomas ...
<http://www.dfw.com/mld/dfw/8651997.htm>

GT set to share journals of Lewis and Clark
Corvallis Gazette Times - Corvallis, OR, USA
Beginning Friday, the Gazette-Times will feature excerpts from the journals of Meriwether Lewis and William Clark compiled during the expedition of their Corps ...
<http://www.gazettetimes.com/articles/2004/05/13/news/community/thuloc05.txt>

LEWIS & Clark Stamps Come to Bi-State Area
Yahoo News (press release) - USA
St. LOUIS, May 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Meriwether Lewis and William Clark, the leaders of the 1804-1806 Lewis and Clark expedition, will begin a new journey May 14 when ...
<http://biz.yahoo.com/prnews/040512/cgw048_1.html>

LEWIS and Clark's List: Opium and 'Portable Soup'
Reuters - USA
... the going got tough, the tough went shopping: opium, inkstands, sealing wax and "portable soup" were all on the list of explorers Meriwether Lewis and William ...
<http://www.reuters.com/newsArticle.jhtml?type=domesticNews&storyID=5136183>

THOUSANDS of books of explorer stamps to be released
KTVB - Boise, ID, USA
... it ordered ten-thousand books of stamps. One stamp depicts Meriwether Lewis, a second shows William Clark and a third has both.
<http://www.ktvb.com/news/localnews/stories/ktvbn-may1304-Lewis_&_Clark_stamps.1ba794448.html>

FAMILY donates Lewis and Clark documents
Kansas City Star (subscription) - Kansas City, MO, USA
... a steamer trunk that belonged to Joan Aitson's grandmother, evidence of the family's encounter with explorers William Clark and Meriwether Lewis stayed tucked ...
<http://www.kansascity.com/mld/kansascity/news/local/8651644.htm>

MARILYN HAGERTY COLUMN: Lewis and Clark students hit trail
Grand Forks Herald - Grand Forks, ND, USA
... Seaman, the dog, is also a favorite in the Lewis and Clark saga. Skyler Knotts notes, "He was a hunter dog. His owner was Captain Meriwether Lewis.".
<http://www.grandforks.com/mld/grandforks/news/8653629.htm>

May 13, 2004
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