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On this day in Lewis & Clark history...

The Weather Diary represents the only extant journal entries or notes for this day as the expedition continues to wait for the day they can leave Camp River Dubois and travel up the Missouri River.

From the journals...

day of
month
1804
Therm
at Sun
rise
weather wind Therm
at 4
Oclk
weather wind r.
& f.
River
feet
inches
12 22 a 0 f N E 24 a 0 f N E R   1 ½

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Plains Indian war club

Plains Indian war club

Painting by Karl Bodmer circa 1832.