Lewis and Clark and the Corps of Discovery – Part 5

Lewis and Clark on the Lower Columbia
Lewis and Clark on the Lower Columbia by Charles Marion Russell

In part 5 of our series, Lewis and Clark and the Corps of Discovery will fight their way over the Rocky Mountains, and then descend the Columbia River, reaching the Pacific Coast in November of 1805. None of it was easy. The Corps faced starvation, potentially hostile natives and disaster.

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