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On this day in Lewis & Clark history...

The Captains continue working in St. Louis to prepare for their journey up the Missouri River. Across the Mississippi River, Sergeant Ordway is in charge of the men at their winter camp on the Wood River.

From the journals...

attending to Sunderey Stores &c

William Clark

Sundry stores

Crates, a bales, a keg, and an officer's coat

Photo taken with permission at Fort Mandan.