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Travels to the source of the Missouri river and across the American continent to the Pacific ocean : performed by order of the government of the United States, in the years 1804, 1805, and 1806 / by Captains Lewis and Clarke : published from the official report, and illustrated by a map of the route, and other maps.

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Main Author: Lewis, Meriwether
Other Names: Clark, William, | Rees, Thomas, | Biddle, Nicholas, | Allen, Paul,
Published: London : Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown, 1814.
Topics: Clark, William, 1770-1838 - Travel - West (U.S.) | Lewis, Meriwether, 1774-1809 - Travel - West (U.S.)
Regions: West (U.S.) - Description and travel. | Missouri River - Description and travel. | Columbia River - Description and travel. | West (U.S.) - History - To 1848.
Genres: Travel literature - West (U.S.) - 1804-1806. | Overland journals - West (U.S.) - 1804-1806.
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Uniform Title: History of the expedition under the command of Captains Lewis and Clark. 1814
Main Author: Lewis, Meriwether, 1774-1809.
Physical Description: xxiv, 663, [1] p. : maps (1 fold.) ; 30 cm.
Notes: Printed nearly verbatim from the original "History of the expedition" (written by N. Biddle and prepared for the press by P. Allen) with omission of the preface, the appendix, and Jefferson's "Life of Capt. Lewis". Thomas Rees, the English editor, supplies a new preface, which also includes President Jefferson's Message of Feb. 19, 1806, and an extract of the Fort Mandan letter of April "17th" [i. e. 7th] 1805, from Capt. Lewis to the President, with bibliographical references to the Jefferson pamphlet of 1806, to the English ed. (1800) of the Apocrypha, and Gass' Journal. cf. Coues, History of the expedition, 1893.
Subject: Lewis and Clark Expedition (1804-1806)
Other Names: Clark, William, 1770-1838.
Rees, Thomas, 1777-1864.
Biddle, Nicholas, 1786-1844.
Allen, Paul, 1775-1826.
Everett D. Graff Collection of Western Americana (Newberry Library) ICN

More Details for: Travels to the source of the Missouri ri