Lewis and Clark: historic places associated with their transcontinental exploration (1804-06)Pierre and historic Fort Pierre, SD have the artery highways on either side. Note the signs as you travel 1804 and 1806, respectively.
‘The Lewis and Clark Expedition was one of the most dramatic and significant episodes in the history of the United States. In 1804-6 it carried the destiny as well as the flag of our young Nation westward from the Mississippi across thousands of miles of mostly unknown land-up the Missouri, over the Rocky Mountains, and on to the Pacific.’I 29.2:H 62/9/v. 13 Not available in electronic format.
Excerpt from page 3.
Also in the SD State Library federal collection (featured in photo above):
- Highlights of the Upper Missouri National Wild & Scenic River [and] Lewis & Clark National Historic Trail
I 53.2:Up 6
- Continuing the Legacy of Lewis and Clark