Meriwether Lewis and William Clark expedition losing notes and specimens in a canoe accident on the upper Missouri River.
Hand-colored woodcut reproduction of sketch by Patrick Goss, a member of the Corps of Discovery 1804-1806
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Explorers Meriwether Lewis and William Clark with their Native American guide Sacagawea.
Digital photograph of a bronze statue in Charlottesville, Virginia
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