Lewis and Clark Expedition

Grace Westfall

Seaman (dog)

This was Meriwether Lewis's dog and was the only animal to complete the journey. He was purchased for only $20 in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania in 1803. They performed surgery on one of Seaman's arteries in his hind leg, that had been severed by a beaver bite. The dog helped the men along the way.
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Thomas Jefferson

He commissioned the Lewis and Clark Expedition in1803 to explore the northwest territory in oder to observe a transcontinental route and nature resources. He was the president at the time.
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York (Clarks Slave)

He was Clarks slave and he was born in 1770 and died 1822. He was an African-American slave best known for his participation with the Lewis and Clark Expedition. Enslaved by William Clark, he performed hard manual labor without pay, but participated as a full member of the expedition.

Jean Baptiste Charbonneau (Sacajawea's son)

His nickname was Pomp, he was born Feburary 11th, 1805 and died May 16th, 1866 at age 61. was an American explorer, guide, fur trapper trader, military scout and hotel operator in Northern California. He spoke French and English, and learned German and Spanish during his six years in Europe.

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Bronze sculpture of Sacajawea. Photography. Encyclopædia Britannica ImageQuest. Web. 10 Feb 2016.
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MERIWETHER LEWIS - (1774-1809). American explorer: wood engraving, 1811, from the account of Patrick Gass, a member of the Lewis and Clark expedition of 1804-1806.. Fine Art. Encyclopædia Britannica ImageQuest. Web. 10 Feb 2016.
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Thomas Jefferson a. Photography. Encyclopædia Britannica ImageQuest. Web. 10 Feb 2016.
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WILLIAM CLARK (1770-1838). - American explorer. Wood engraving, 1811, from the account of Patrick Gass, a member of the Lewis and Clark expedition.. Fine Art. Encyclopædia Britannica ImageQuest. Web. 10 Feb 2016.
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