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1. ''Fairly Launched on My Voyage of Discovery'': Meriwether Lewis's Expedition Letters to James Findlay ''Fairly Launched on My Voyage of Discovery'': Meriwether Lewis's Expedition Letters to James Findlay Fall 2004 Two letters written by Captain Meriwether Lewis during the Lewis and Clark Expedition recently resurfaced at the Cincinnati Historical Society Library. The article includes the text of the two letters....

2. ''Our Dogg'': The Tale of Seaman ''Our Dogg'': The Tale of Seaman January 28, 2004 Article examines the documentation of Seaman (Meriwether Lewis' Newfoundland dog) in the journals of the Lewis and Clark Expedition. It is believed that Seaman accompanied the Corps of Discovery from its...

3. A Map of Lewis and Clark's Track, Across the Western Portion of North America A Map of Lewis and Clark's Track, Across the Western Portion of North America n.d. Facsimile of map showing Lewis and Clark's journey "from the Mississippi to the Pacific Ocean by Order of the Executive of the United States in 1804, 5 & 6." Indian tribal areas are labeled, streams, rivers,...

4. A Motive for Lewis's Murder; the Experiment A Motive for Lewis's Murder; the Experiment November 2008 In-depth letter to the editor expresses the writer's belief that Meriwether Lewis did not commit suicide but was murdered. The reasons for this belief will be published in a forthcoming book (April of...

5. A New Lewis and Clark Map A New Lewis and Clark Map 1961 Map drawn by Lewis and Clark depicts Missouri prior to its statehood, as well as surrounding frontier area, including territory now encompassed by Arkansas, Kansas, and other western states. Map shows...

6. Corps of Discovery Sculpture Corps of Discovery Sculpture 2003 The bronze statue entitled "Corps of Discovery" is located in Case Park at 8th and Jefferson streets in Kansas City, Missouri. Sculpted by Eugene Daub, the Lewis and Clark statue, commemorating the Lewis...

7. Corps of Discovery Sculpture Corps of Discovery Sculpture 2003 The bronze statue entitled "Corps of Discovery" is located in Case Park at 8th and Jefferson streets in Kansas City, Missouri. Sculpted by Eugene Daub, the Lewis and Clark statue, commemorating the Lewis...

8. Friends and Partners: William Clark, Meriwether Lewis, and Mid-America's French Creoles Friends and Partners: William Clark, Meriwether Lewis, and Mid-America's French Creoles July 1, 2004 Article explores the relationship between Meriwether Lewis and William Clark and the French, particularly in St. Louis. Both Pierre and Auguste Chouteau were closely associated with these explorers, especially...

9. Fur, Fortune, and Empire Fur, Fortune, and Empire 2010 The author "traces the dramatic rise and fall of the American fur industry, from the first Dutch encounters with the Indians to the rise of the conservation movement in the late nieteenth century."

10. Give Or Take A Lie Or Two Give Or Take A Lie Or Two Winter 2009 An article about the conflicting stories of both filmmakers and historians when it comes to the Lewis and Clark Expedition. Blomquist gives examples of several Hollywood films that attempt to portray the...

11. In the Footsteps of the Third Spanish Expedition: James Mackay and John T. Evans's Impact on the Lewis In the Footsteps of the Third Spanish Expedition: James Mackay and John T. Evans's Impact on the Lewis and Clark Expedition Spring 2006 Author discusses how the Third Expedition of the Missouri Company, conducted in 1795 on behalf of the Spanish by James Mackay and John T. Evans, influenced Lewis and Clark in their preparations for the...

12. Lewis and Clark Bicentennial Lewis and Clark Bicentennial May 2001- Compilation of articles that appeared in The Kansas City Star beginning May 2001 about Lewis and Clark and the Bicentennial events and celebrations.

13. Lewis and Clark Bicentennial Lewis and Clark Bicentennial File contains newspaper clippings, magazine and newsletter articles concerning the Lewis and Clark Bicentennial celebration 2004-06.

14. Lewis and Clark in Missouri, Part 7: Home At Long Last Lewis and Clark in Missouri, Part 7: Home At Long Last February 1, 2004 The final installment of the series discusses what happened to members of the Corps of Discovery upon their return from the expedition.

15. Lewis and Clark Resources Lewis and Clark Resources 2003 A bibliography of materials related to Lewis and Clark held by the Kansas City Public Library.

16. Lewis and Clark: New Perspectives Lewis and Clark: New Perspectives Fall 2003/Winter 2004 Whole issue devoted to Lewis and Clark. Articles include the following: "A St. Louis River Map Guides The Lewis and Clark Expedition;" "Conquering The Lower Missouri;" "Lewis and Clark in Missouri Timeline;"...

17. Lewis and Clark: Remaking The American West, 1808-1838 Lewis and Clark: Remaking The American West, 1808-1838 May 2007 The author reviews the impact of the lives of Lewis and Clark on U.S. affairs following their return from their famous expedition. Both lived in St. Louis until their deaths. Lewis served as Governor of...

18. Missouri Democracy: A History of the Party and Its Representative Members--Past and Present Missouri Democracy: A History of the Party and Its Representative Members--Past and Present 1935 Biographical sketch of Captain Meriwether Lewis (1774-1809), a leading member of the Lewis and Clark expedition, a territorial governor of Missouri (then Louisiana Territory), and a native of Virginia....

19. Newly Discovered Letters Written by Meriwether Lewis Newly Discovered Letters Written by Meriwether Lewis August 2009 This issue features three articles about recently discovered letters written by Meriwether Lewis "that focus on the triumphs of his life and reveal him at his very best." The articles include: "Planning...

20. School History of the State of Missouri School History of the State of Missouri 1891 Portrait and biographical description of General Meriwether Lewis (1774-1808), co-leader of the Lewis and Clark expedition from Saint Louis to the Pacific Ocean in 1804, becoming a military general, governor...