Meriwether Lewis: I could but esteem..

The Lewis and Clark Expedition sights the Grea...

The Lewis and Clark Expedition sights the Great Falls of the Missouri River and the Pacific Ocean. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

“I could but esteem this moment of my departure as among the most happy of my life.”

Meriwether Lewis

May 14, 1804: The Lewis and Clark expedition departed from St. Louis, Missouri, 209 years ago today.

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14/05/2013 · 21:16

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