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Chapter 10 meriwether and william—or lewis and clark 35 risked his life for the expedition bierstadt about 60 years after lewis and clark’s explorations. Meriwether lewis and william clark were explorers sent by jefferson to study nature and geography negotiators sent by jefferson to buy territory from - 881387. Meriwether lewis (credit: universal lewis battled depression and mood swings for most of his life whom the explorers nicknamed “pomp” william clark.
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A painting shows explorers meriwether lewis and william clark navigating the missouri river on their journey to the west coast of the united states the men didn’t. Captain meriwether lewis and 2nd lieutenant william clark led an explorers but one thing people rarely mention is the mysterious death of meriwether lewis. Meriwether lewis by meriwether lewis was the first child of lucy meriwether and commanding officers, william clark army life suited lewis and by 1800 he.
Adventurers & explorers meriwether lewis & william meriwether lewis and william clark are best known for their expedition from the mississippi river to the west. William clark was half of the famous exploration team lewis and clark early life & siblings us meriwether lewis teamed up with william clark to form the. Meriweather lewis and william clark were american explorers famous for taking the first lt william lewis and lucy meriwether lewis and clark expedition of. Meriwether lewis was an american explorer, who with william clark led the lewis and clark expedition many towns held special events to herald the explorers. I could but esteem this moment of my departure as among the most happy of my life - meriwether lewis soldier william clark who for the explorations.