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On this day in Lewis & Clark history...

Winter camp on the Wood River across from St. Louis, Missouri. Very little is written in the journals on this day. The temperature dips below 0° and it snows.

From the journals...

a Cloudy morning with moderate breaze from the N W. b W The river run with Ice, at 8 oClock the Thromtr. Stood at 1° below 0,—
at 11 oClock rose to 4° above 0, and beg[an] to Snow

William Clark

Monks Mound (Cahokia Mounds)

Large mound or small hill covered in snow