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On this day in Lewis & Clark history...

Clark receives several different visitors at Camp River Dubois. Rev. David Badgley trades potatoes and game birds, Mr. Cummings brings corn meal and brandy, and Mr. Coxe inquires about his horses. The porter (ale) freezes.

From the journals...

Mr. Bagley Came with Potatos fowls &—    I trade him    Mr. Cummins Came with meel & Brandy from Contractor    at 2 oClock 18° abov 0, the Mr. Anty Coxe called toDay to inqure after his horses

William Clark

Corn meal and barrel

Keg and large cup of corn meal