146Jan 18, 2003
Lewis and Clark Bicentennial Commencement
On January 18, 1803, President Thomas Jefferson sent a letter to Congress asking it to fund the exploration of the western part of the continent. Thus began a three-year journey which took the ...
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Writings of Lewis and Clark
The history of westward expansion was examined through the writings of Meriwether Lewis and William Clark. Lewis and Clark led an expedition to explore the West following the Louisiana ...