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Sitting Bull

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Sitting Bull was the Lakota Indian chief under whom the Sioux tribes united in their struggle for survival on the North American Great Plains.
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Westward Expansion

Westward Expansion Facts Dates 1807-1910 Where Western Territories Of The United States Events Indian Removal Act Klondike Gold Rush The Lewis And Clark Expedition War Of 1812 Louisiana Purchase Monroe Doctrine Mexican American War Transcontinental...
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HowStuffWorks "How Lewis and Clark Worked"

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Lewis and Clark are famous for exploring the Louisiana Purchase. Learn about the exploration of Lewis and Clark and their Corps of Discovery.
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Lewis & Clark’s Expedition to the Complex West | DocsTeach: Activities

National Archives - Documents teach activities.

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The Lewis and Clark Trail

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The Lewis and Clark Trail begins in Washington D.C. and zigzags along the eastern seaboard encompassing the states of Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, and Pennsylvania; then proceeds through Ohio, West Virginia, Kentucky, Indiana, Illinois and Missouri.
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The Lewis and Clark Expedition (Reason): American Treasures of the Library of Congress

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American Treasures of the Library of Congress: Reason (The Lewis and Clark Expedition). In June 1803, President Thomas Jefferson wrote to Meriwether Lewis (1774-1809), his private secretary and a U.S.
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Lewis and Clark's Historic Trail

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On May 14th 1804 Meriwether Lewis and William Clark set out on an amazing expedition across the
Louisiana Territory. It has been nearly 200 years since then, and the bicentennial of their historic
journey is rapidly approaching.
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Lewis and Clark Organization

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A non-profit organizaiton dedicated to promoting and educating those interested in learning more about Lewis and Clark and the Corps of Discovery.


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The Rojomo Expedition of 1996 Lewis and Clark-Jefferson Letter

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Thomas Jefferson's Instructions to Meriwether Lewis


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Sacagawea, Lewis and Clark.

During the Lewis & Clark expedition across the Wild West, Sacagawea saved their lives countless times. She allowed them to trade with the various Indian tribes and guided them on the land.


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Westward Expansion - The Settlers

In this excerpt from the documentary "The Gateway Arch: A Reflection of America" historians and experts talk about Westward Expansion of the United States an...
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Indian Removal Act: Primary Documents of American History (Virtual Programs & Services, Library of Congress)

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Indian Removal Act: Primary Documents of American History (Virtual Services and Programs, Digital Reference Section, Library of Congress)
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8 Things You May Not Know About the Louisiana Purchase - History

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History 8 Things You May Not Know About the Louisiana Purchase History This deal, known as the Louisiana Purchase, nearly doubled the size of the United States.
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Simply put, the Louisiana Purchase "cliff notes" version.
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Discovering Lewis & Clark : Home

Hundreds of interactive illustrations, color photos, and historic art, with in-depth text by today's leading Lewis and Clark scholars.
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Lewis and Clark Expedition - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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Wikipedia: Overview, Before Lewis & Cark, Preparations, Geography & Science, Sacagawea

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Westward Expansion

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European settlers began moving west across North America shortly after the first colonial settlements were established.
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Journals of the Lewis and Clark Expedition

Welcome to the Journals of the Lewis and Clark Expedition Online. This website makes available the text of the celebrated Nebraska edition of the Lewis and Clark journals, edited by Gary E. Moulton.
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The Louisiana Purchase

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A basic overview of how the United States acquired the Louisiana Native American territory. Any questions?


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Meriwether Lewis, Master Mason

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The Louisiana Purchase in a Nutshell

A fast and fun look at the Louisiana Purchase, Sacajewea, Thomas Jefferson, Lewis and Clark. This is one of many pieces produced by HCPS-TV at Henrico County...

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