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Original journals of the Lewis and Clark Expedition, 1804-1806; printed from the original manuscripts together with manuscript material of Lewis and Clark from other sources, including note-books, letters, maps, etc., and the Journals of Charles Floyd and Joseph Whitehouse; now for the first time published in full and exactly as written; by Lewis, Meriwether, 1774-1809; Clark, William,


The Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail is a route across the United States commemorating the Lewis and Clark Expedition of 1804 to 1806. Description from I searched for this on

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Lewis and Clark's Timeline of Discovery

Your students will steps back into history with this informative timeline of the Louis and Clark Expedition.. Students will travel the route and are exposed to the hazards the Corp of Discovery faced on this Expedition. Students complete a study guide as part of the activity to reinforce their learning.Find many more history activities at the Health EDventure store.


Explore the lives and times of the famed explorers, Lewis and Clark, through engaging activities that enlist students’ imaginations for the journey. $1.25


In 1804, from the journals of the Lewis and Clark Expedition we learn of considerable use of trade beads with the Indians. The rugged early fur trappers or mountain men exchanged countless millions of these glass trade beads for vast fortunes in valuable furs. The beads, in turn, became a source of wealth and prestige among the Indians and were frequently traded among the various bands and tribes, following ancient Indian trade routes.