Lewis and Clark and the Corps of Discovery – Part 4

In April of 1805, Lewis and Clark and the Corps of Discovery set out for the Pacific Coast. The summer and fall would be spent traveling up the Missouri River, and then trying to find a way to cross the great Rocky Mountains. Part four in our series details these adventures, including the Corps' discovery … Continue reading Lewis and Clark and the Corps of Discovery – Part 4

Lewis and Clark and the Corps of Discovery – Part 2

In this episode, Lewis and Clark and the Corps of Discovery head up the Missouri River in the spring of 1804. We take time to learn about life in the Corps as they push toward the native Indian nations that lay ahead of them. Listen to this episode online. Download this episode. (mp3 file) Explorers … Continue reading Lewis and Clark and the Corps of Discovery – Part 2

Lewis and Clark and the Corps of Discovery – Part 1

In Part 1 of our series, Meriwether Lewis and William Clark prepare to lead the Corps of Discovery west in an attempt to reach the Pacific Ocean. In this episode, we go into the background of the Louisiana Territory, discuss the man most responsible for the expedition (Thomas Jefferson), and look into the backgrounds of … Continue reading Lewis and Clark and the Corps of Discovery – Part 1