On this day in Lewis & Clark history...
The expedition continues at their winter camp on the Wood River across from St. Louis. The day's events can only be imagined as the Weather Diary represents the only extant journal entries or notes for this day.
From the journals...
[Weather Journal for March 18, 1804]
weather wind Therm
weather wind r.
inches 18 10 a 0 f E 52 a 0 f N E f 3
Indian dress made from trade cloth
Photo courtesy of Nez Perce National Historical Park, NEPE 34023.