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On this day in Lewis & Clark history...

Reubin Fields and Willard are sent to present Crane meadow to hunt until the Expedition passes through there on a later day. At Weippe, the men dry meat and the Captains work on their Estimate of the Western Indians.

From the journals...

Ordered Rubin Fields and Willard to proceed on to a Small prarie in the Mountains about 8 miles and there hunt untill we arrive
I make a list of the Indian Nations their place of residence, and probable number of Soles of each nation

William Clark

Camas, Camassia quamash, at Crane Meadow

blue sky, blue camas, green meadow