On this day in Lewis & Clark history...
The Expedition leaves the Grand River on a foggy morning. They meet a group who had been trading for furs with the Pawnee. They struggle to pull and row the boats up the Missouri making only 8 miles. Camp is near present Miami, Missouri.
From the journals...
Thursday June 14th 1804.
we Set out eairly from the Grand River, foggy but fair day we passed a handsome Small prarie on North Side of the River.
Grand River morning
Photo created by Ryan Reeder who has released it to the public domain.