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Lewis and Clark: Corps of Discovery
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Emcee:  ManyMoose Type:  Unmoderated
This is the bicentennial of the most documented and analyzed exploration in the North American Continent, and one of the most outstanding adventures in history.

Here are some links to help Lewis and Clark afficianados link up to their favorite subject.

Added 23 February 2006 at SnowShoe's suggestion, a link to some very fine and historically accurate paintings by Ken Brauner. I have trapped and hunted in some of these very places, and I can vouch for their authenticity. You can visit the site depicted in "Lewis and Clark at Lolo Creek" and see the exact place where they had their cook fire and latrine, which is the only archeologically confirmed campsite of the entire trek: kenbrauner.com

Here is one link that I'm sure will prove to be controversial (after loading the page, do a find on "Lewis" -- the references are way down at the bottom of a long list): ravenholt.com

Google Search where some of the following were found:http://www.google.com/search?q=Lewis+and+Clark+bicentennial&hl=en&lr=&ie=UTF-8&oe=UTF-8

lewisandclark200.org

time.com

lcbo.net

montanalewisandclark.org

lewisandclark.state.mo.us

Link to a book written by Bill Markley: Up The Missouri River With Lewis and Clark

I hope that people with interest in this amazing adventure will converse with each other and participate fully. I don't care about off-topic conversation, but if any mean talk or potty mouth comes out there, this subject will become moderated.
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194"Looking Back at Lewis and Clark Many thanks to LindyBill Message 283803ManyMoose29/3/2012
193I ordered this book, written by a correspondent on the Authors, Books, and CommeManyMoose21/28/2012
192Here is that video I was telling you about. From the description of the deer of Neeka-12/23/2010
191There is a natural ebb and flow to the deer population in my area, so it is possGlenn Petersen-12/23/2010
190Someone posted a story about White Deer the other day on one of the boards......Neeka-12/23/2010
189Amazing story!ManyMoose-12/23/2010
188I used to do a lot of bicycling in the forest preserves that surround Argonne NaGlenn Petersen112/23/2010
187That's hilarious! I remember that movie vaguely. It was a sorry excuse forManyMoose-11/10/2010
186It was a different movie, starring Kirk Douglas. About traders heading up the MiSnowshoe-11/10/2010
185I was really hoping Hollywood would make a decent movie during the Bicentennial,ManyMoose-11/9/2010
184I may have been distracted when that happened, but there was a curious scene wheManyMoose-11/9/2010
183I think I've seen part of it. Is there a scene where they launch a deer or eSnowshoe-11/9/2010
182I just watched a 1955 production of "The Far Horizons," a hokey depictManyMoose211/9/2010
181I read two of Freuchen's books, and was mesmerized by them.ManyMoose-11/4/2010
180<i>Peter Freuchen, in his books about life in the Arctic, wrote about thosSnowshoe-11/4/2010
179I think you'll enjoy Freuchen's books. I did. One story after another ManyMoose-2/11/2010
178I have his <i>Book of the Eskimos</i>, but I haven't read it. ThSnowshoe-2/11/2010
177Peter Freuchen, in his books about life in the Arctic, wrote about those meteoriManyMoose-2/10/2010
176Fascinating... Rush for iron spurred Inuit ancestors to sprint across Arctic, bSnowshoe-2/10/2010
175Re: A Mystery of the West Is Solved - Here's a website where you can see hiSnowshoe-1/26/2010
174LMAO!!! Reminds me of the term my wife and I used to have for feminine hygiene Alan Smithee-1/25/2010
173I'd love to hear some of your stories about the Fur Trade Routes that you exManyMoose-1/25/2010
172When I was in my 20s and 30s, I spent parts of 13 summers retracing old Hudson&#Glenn Petersen21/25/2010
171Yes they do! The ornaments they wore........like the ones in the picture I posteNeeka-11/21/2009
170Don't they all look regal, to a man?ManyMoose-11/21/2009
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