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Lewis and Clark Expedition 1803-1806

Location: Falls of the Ohio State Park, George Rogers Clark Homesite, 1200 South Harrison Street, Clarksville. (Clark County, Indiana)

Erected by the Lewis & Clark Trail Heritage Foundation, Inc. 1991

ID# : 10.1991.1

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Near this site on October 26, 1803, Meriwether Lewis and William Clark with the nucleus of the Corps of Discovery together set off down the Ohio River on their epic journey to explore the Louisiana Purchase and Pacific Northwest.

Keywords

Early Settlement and Exploration