Legendary Character Lewis and Carlk

Legendary Character Lewis and Carlk

Meriwether Lewis The Lewis and Jefferson family were long-time neighbors of the theme. Meriwether Lewis was Thomas Jefferson’s personal assistant before the expedition. Lewis has a lifetime of experience as a naturalist, hunter and herbalist, all the facts that Jefferson was aware of and influenced his decision to choose him as the leader of the …

Native Groups Debunk Lewis and Clark

Native Groups Debunk Lewis and Clark

Reenactors of the 1803-1806 Lewis and Clark “Discovery” expedition traveling up the Missouri River in replica boats met with the first of several planned confrontations by Native communities on Sept. 18. When the reenactors docked their boats at a park in Chamberlain, S.D., Indigenous people were there to meet them. Lakota organizer Alex White Plume …