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Lewis and Clark in the News- May 21, 2004

'CORPS of Discovery' hero gets discovered in new book by Landon Jones
Princeton Packet - Princeton, NJ, USA
Two hundred years ago today, Meriwether Lewis, William Clark and their"Corps of Discovery" left St. Louis on a two-year exploration of the American West. ...
<http://www.zwire.com/site/news.cfm?BRD=1091&dept_id=425695&newsid=11767567&PAG=461&rfi=9>

BITTERROOT Birding Festival begins Friday in Stevensville
The Missoulian - Missoula, MT, USA
... Birding Festival comes to Stevensville and the Lee Metcalf National Wildlife Refuge on Friday, promising appearances by warblers, waterfowl and Meriwether Lewis ...
<http://www.missoulian.com/articles/2004/05/21/news/mtregional/news08.txt>

LEWIS and Clark: Proud tradition for Army
Army Public Affairs (press release) - USA
... Captains Meriwether Lewis and William Clark sailed west, traveling up the Missouri River, in search of a water route connecting the Atlantic to the Pacific. ...
<http://www4.army.mil/ocpa/read.php?story_id_key=5983>

EDITORIAL: Showing the way/Lessons from Lewis & Clark
Minneapolis Star Tribune (subscription) - Minneapolis, MN, USA
Two hundred years ago today, the Corps of Volunteers for Northwestern Discovery, led by Meriwether Lewis and William Clark, pushed off from St. ...
<http://www.startribune.com/stories/561/4787624.html>

TALES FROM THE TRAIL The Lewis & Clark bicentennial
Oregonian - Portland, OR, USA
THE DALLES -- The archaeologist shakes his head as he ponders the question that faced Meriwether Lewis 200 years ago, well before the birth of ultralight camp ...
<http://www.oregonlive.com/news/oregonian/index.ssf?/base/news/1085140976238931.xml>

GUARD Airman participates in Lewis and Clark bicentennial
United States Air Force (press release) - USA
... (AFPN) -- When Lewis and Clark began their expedition 200 years ago, the National Guard, as colonial militias, was already 167 years old. ...
<http://www.af.mil/news/story.asp?storyID=123007767>

DESCENDANTS of William Clark rededicate explorer's grave
KXMA - Dickinson, ND, USA
Louis grave. It's been 200 years since Clark and Meriwether Lewis set off from the St. Louis area to map out the West at President Jefferson's request.
<http://www.kxma.com/news/local.asp?ID=3867>

JOURNEY up the Missouri River remains a daunting task
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch - St. Louis, MO, USA
... escort. Some private boaters may want to follow at least a few miles of the route of Meriwether Lewis and William Clark. Nobody ...
<http://www.stltoday.com/stltoday/news/stories.nsf/News/St.+Louis+City+%2F+County

EVENTS CALENDAR
Kansas City Star (subscription) - Kansas City, MO, USA
... "Meet the Dogs"and their owners, 12:45 pm May 22; "Lewis & Clark: A Dog's Eye View" puppet show based on Seaman, Meriwether Lewis's Newfoundland dog ...
<http://www.kansascity.com/mld/kansascity/entertainment/events/8714047.htm>

May 21, 2004
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