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On this day in Lewis & Clark history...

Lewis, Clark, York, and one other complete their work in St. Louis. They will return their winter camp across the Mississippi River tomorrow.

From the journals...

Set out from St. Louis at 6 oClock a m in Majr Rumseys boat &c

William Clark

Military dress hat

Early 1800's military hat with beaver fur and medallion

Hat provided by the Discovery Expedition of St. Charles, Missouri.