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On this day in Lewis & Clark history...

The expedition continues to wait until they can journey up the Missouri River. The Weather Diary represents the only extant journal entries or notes for this day.

From the journals...

day of
month
1804
Therm
at Sun
rise
weather wind Therm
at 4
Oclk
weather wind r.
& f.
River
feet
inches
2 11 b 0 f N W 22 a 0   E f   3

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