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Websites about Lewis and Clark

  • Clothing
    Descriptions and photographs of the uniforms of Lewis, Clark, and the enlisted men. See also the box about clothing in the right column.
  • Distance Lewis and Clark Traveled
    By looking at this article, you can find figures to estimate how far Lewis and Clark traveled from Fort Mandan to the Pacific.
  • Espontoon
    Use the Find command and search for "Windsor" to find out how Lewis used his espontoon.
  • Instruments on the Expedition
    Describe the instruments Lewis and Clark used to explore to the Pacific.
  • Interactive Map
    Follow Lewis and Clark's journey to the Pacific. The website includes information about plants and animals they encountered on the trip west.
  • Jefferson
    Jefferson's goal for the Lewis and Clark expedition with links to photocopies of actual documents.
  • Keelboat
    See a model and description of the keelboat.
  • Native American Tribes
    Click on the tribe name on the left.
  • Native American Tribes
    Click on links for
    Hidatsa and Mandan
    Yankton Sioux
    Nez Perce
  • Newfoundland Dogs
    Information from the American Kennel Club

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