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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. ...

June 7, 2004