On 14 May, Lewis and Clark set off on their expedition to
explore what is now the northwest of the United States. The trip
had been ordered by President Thomas Jefferson.
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Editors. "The Lewis and Clark Expedition". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2010
[https://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=4380, accessed 22 June 2018.]
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