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On this day in Lewis & Clark history...

Broken Arm, Cut Nose, and Hohots Ilppilp invite the Captains to their village. The Captains invite the Nez Perce to travel with Clark to the Shoshone to make a peace treaty between the two tribes.

From the journals...

The Broken Arm envited us to his Village and Said he wished to Speak to us before we Set out, and that he had Some roots to give us for our journey over the mountains; I promised to visit him as he wished the day after tomorrow—

Meriwether Lewis

Kamiah valley

Green hills surrounding Kamiah Valley on a rainy day

rained the greater part of last night a wet morning

John Ordway

Nootka rose, Rosa nutkana

Nootka Rose (Rosa nutkana) on a rainy day