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...
Thursday 28th Septr. 1805 [Saturday]
men complaining of their diat of fish & roots.
Saturday 28th Sept. 1805.
all that were able went at work makeing the canoes & oars.