William clark

Learn about the fascinating life and enduring legacy of William Clark, the renowned explorer and leader of the Lewis and Clark expedition. Discover his contributions to American history and be inspired by his adventurous spirit.
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American frontiersman who shared the leadership of an epic expedition to the Pacific Northwest (1804–06) with Meriwether Lewis that established U.S. claims to the Great Plains and Pacific Northwest. Later he was essential in the development of the Missouri Territory and became superintendent of Indian affairs.