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On this day in Lewis & Clark history...

Many of the men continue to suffer from severe stomach problems which prevent them from working on the canoes. The men become leery of camas bulbs and dried salmon. Fresh salmon is purchased and gigs are made to catch their own.

From the journals...

men complaining of their diat of fish & roots.

William Clark

all that were able went at work makeing the canoes & oars.

Joseph Whitehouse

Wood ready to be made into paddles

Rough wood blanks leaning against a tree