Lewis and Clark in the News- June 7, 2004
LOCAL schools earn grants to honor Lewis and Clark
The Columbian - Vancouver, WA, USA
... Clark County middle and high schools each will receive $5,000 to create
artwork as part of the commemoration of the bicentennial of Lewis and
Clark's expedition ...
YORK, Lewis and Clark slave, freed
Washington Times - Washington, DC, USA
Kansas City, MO, Jun. 7 (UPI) -- York, the only black member of the Lewis
and Clark expedition, has been formally freed by officials in Missouri.
WELDER forges replica of iron boat
Great Falls Tribune - Great Falls, MT, USA
By Eric Newhouse. KIPP STATE PARK -- Capt. Meriwether Lewis' long-lost
iron frame boat turned up here last weekend -- sort of.
ROWING in Lewis & Clark's wake
Henderson Daily Dispatch - Henderson, NC, USA
... Capt. William Clark and Lt. Meriwether Lewis were soldiers who had
been commissioned by President Jefferson to undertake the trip. ...