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On this day in Lewis & Clark history...

The Captains finish their navigational measurements at the mouth of the Kansas River. They conduct a Court Martial of Collins and Hall for sneaking whiskey while on guard. They leave in the evening and camp near present Riverside, Missouri.

From the journals...

The Court Convened agreeable to order and proceeded to the trial of the Prisoners Viz John Collins Charged "with getting drunk on his post this morning out of whiskey put under his Charge as a Sentinal and for Suffering Hugh Hall to draw whiskey out of the Said Barrel intended for the party"

William Clark

Copper gill

Small copper cup laying on its side