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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. ...

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 ...

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. ...

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. ...

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 ...

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. ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

May 21, 2004