On this day in Lewis & Clark history...
The Expedition continues up the crooked Missouri River nearing present Williston, North Dakota. They see large herds of buffalo, elk, deer, and pronghorn. Lewis compares buffalo calf to veal.
From the journals...
Sunday April 21st 1805.
the country through which we passed is very simelar in every rispect to that through which we have passed for several days.— We saw immence herds of buffaloe Elk deer & Antelopes.
Elk, antelope, and buffalo
Painting previously located in Southern Hills Mall, Sioux City, Iowa and created by by Split Rock Studios.