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Overland to Oregon in the tracks of Lewis and Clarke

Edward Henry Lenox

Overland to Oregon in the tracks of Lewis and Clarke

history of the first emigration to Oregon in 1843

by Edward Henry Lenox

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Published by Dowdle press in Oakland, Cal .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Oregon
    • Subjects:
    • Overland journeys to the Pacific.,
    • Oregon -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Edward Henry Lenox, ed. by Robert Whitaker; illustrations and introduction by R. Morgenier.
      ContributionsWhitaker, Robert, 1863-1944.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF880 .L57
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 p. 1., vii-ix, 69 p.
      Number of Pages69
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6940407M
      LC Control Number04012785
      OCLC/WorldCa1648396

      Funded and sponsored in part with the support of the National Park Service, the Lewis and Clark Trail Heritage Foundation, and participating federal and state tourism and parks agencies, and county and city tourism bureaus across the state Lewis and Clark National Historical Trail from Illinois to Oregon.


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Gass's journal was the first complete account of the expedition, and as such, it was an immense success. InPresident Thomas Jefferson commissioned Meriwether Lewis, who along with his friend William Clark, lead an expedition on an epic journey to explore the headwaters of the Missouri River and find an overland route to the Pacific Ocean by way of the Columbia River.

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From to the Corps of Discovery, commanded by co-captains Meriwether Lewis and William Clark traveled more than 4, miles by foot, canoe, and horseback, traveling from Saint Louis up the Missouri River, across the Rocky Mountains, and down the.

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Beginning in the s many historians and other scholars were deeply involved in a comprehensive reevaluation of race in the American experience.Capt. Lewis chose to designate Clark a co-leader with the rank of captain.

The captains would likely have worn full dress uniforms for ceremonial and diplomatic occasions with tribes. At other times the captains may have worn fatigue uniforms such as this. CHEHALIS Lewis and Clark in .As Lewis and Clark's Corps of Discovery steered their canoes down the tumultuous narrows and rapids of the lower Columbia River, they were propelled out of the virtually treeless desert east of the Cascades into a vastly different landscape--one of thick and diverse forests.