On this day in Lewis & Clark history...
After a brief morning storm, the keelboat hits bottom on numerous sandbars. The slow progress provides time for hunting. Today's catch includes a buffalo, an elk, several deer, a wolf, five turkeys, and a goose.
From the journals...
Thursday 6th Sept.
a cloudy morning.— Several hunters out hunting. colter joined us had not found Shannon.
Painting by Karl Bodmer circa 1833.