The Lewis and Clark Expedition, also known as the Corps of Discovery
Expedition, was the first American expedition to cross what is now the western
portion of ...
Sep 7, 2016 ... Lewis & Clark Expedition. Background. In 1803 President Thomas Jefferson
guided a splendid piece of foreign diplomacy through the U.S. ...
Lewis & Clark Expedition. In 1804, Jefferson sends a team to explore lands
acquired in the Louisiana Purchase. The Corps of Discovery will travel nearly
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America--journal entries, maps, historical photos, drawings, and more.
On May 14th 1804 Meriwether Lewis and William Clark set out on an amazing
expedition across the Louisiana Territory.
Companion site to the Ken Burns film, 'Lewis and Clark: The Journey of the Corps
of Discovery.' Information on the explorers, expedition journals, trip timeline ...
Thomas Jefferson commissioned the Lewis and Clark Expedition in 1803 to
explore the northwest territory in order to observe a transcontinental route and ...
Multimedia presentation explains how explorers spent their free time, explores
why Thomas Jefferson directed Lewis & Clark to go on this journey, and ...
Jefferson decided to send an expedition up the Missouri River to its source in the
... Lewis recruited his friend William Clark to share equally in the command of ...