Lewis and Clark Western Expansion
Lewis and Clark (National Geographic.org)
Thomas Jefferson wanted to know about the land that he had just purchased. Everyone thought it would be completely different to anything they have ever seen before.
Inside the corps Seaman (PBS.org)
Lewis bought a dog to come with him on his journey. The dog was possibly used for hunting. Lewis believed that the breed of Seaman was a more a skilled breed which would be better with it's knowledge.
Animals (National Geographic.org)
There were many animals found on the journey. Some examples are, American Raven, Blue catfish, Bull snake, and many others.
Native Americans (PBS.org)
The Native Americans had been occupying the west long before there was a new nation. Lewis and Clark incountered many different tribes from the west.
Westward Expansion: Crash Course US History #24