When did Lewis and Clark come back home?

Answer Lewis and Clark and the Corps of Discovery expedition returned to St. Louis, Missouri, on Sept. 23, 1806, after 2 years, 4 months and 9 days of exploring the uncharted West, and finding a water rou... Read More »

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What did Lewis and Clark bring back for President Jefferson?

The Lewis and Clark Expedition was most successful by returning with information for the President regarding the newly acquired Louisiana Purchase lands. They created over 100 maps of the region, d... Read More »

When did Lewis and Clark die?

Meriwether Lewis died at the age of 35 on October 18, 1809 of an apparent suicide, although some historians argue that he could have been murdered, according to the Virginia Center for Digital Hist... Read More »

Where did Lewis& Clark come from?

President Thomas Jefferson appointed William Clark and Meriwether Lewis to lead the Corps of Discovery on its expedition. Both men were born in Jefferson's native Virginia in the years prior to the... Read More »

How old was Sacagawea when she met Lewis& Clark?

Sacagawea met the Lewis and Clark Corps of Discovery team in 1805 around the age of 17, according to the Public Broadcasting Service. Sacagawea returned to her village on August 14, 1806, at about ... Read More »