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Catalog Number RG2145.PH
Object Name Collection, Photograph
Collection Name RG2145 Lewis and Clark
Title Lewis and Clark
Description William Clark and Meriwether Lewis began their westward trip on the Missouri River in 1804. This collection consists of many photographs of sites and monuments commemorating the expedition through what is now the state of Nebraska.

This collection comprised of fifty-eight photographic prints showing painted portraits of Meriwether Lewis and William Clark, as well as photographs of monuments and statues commemorating the expedition and the people involved. Many photographs show places at which the party camped and places of historical importance to the journey in Nebraska.
Date 1902-1945
Date Range from 1902
Date Range to 1945
People Clark, William
Lewis, Meriwether
Sheldon, Addison Erwin, 1861-1943
Hill, Asa Thomas, 1871-1953
Green, Thomas Lightfoot, 1884-1954
Sellers, James Lee, 1891-1966
Champe, John Leland, 1895-1978
Champe, Flavia (Waters), 1902-1992
Ollenburg, A.
McQuistan, J.H.
Carrig, James
Durbin, Mrs.
Roos, J.H.
Floyd, Charles
Sakojawea
Subjects Louisiana Purchase Exposition (St. Louis, Mo.)
Lions Club (Neb.)
National Youth Administration (Neb.)
Lewis and Clark Centennial Celebration (Fort Calhoun, Neb.)
Oto Indians
Missouri Indians
Monuments
Public works--Nebraska
Exhibitions--Nebraska
Rivers--Nebraska
Discovery and Exploration
Exploration and surveys
Search Terms Bald Knob (Boyd County, Neb.)
Missouri River (Lynch, Neb.)
Twin Knox (Boyd County, Neb.)
Boyd County (Neb.)
Nemaha River (Neb.)
Floyd Monument (Sioux City, Iowa)
Council Bluffs (Iowa)
Pompey's Pillar (Mont.)
Rulo (Neb.)
Sandstone Bluff (Neb.)
Bellfontaine Cemetery (St. Louis, Mo.)
William Clark Monument (St. Louis, Mo.)
Isakakawa Statue (St. Louis, Mo.)
Lewis and Clark Point (Niobrara River)
Nemaha River (Richardson County, Neb.)
Willow Island Camp Site
Holy Fireplace of the Omahas (Blackbird Hill, Thurston County, Neb.)
Step to Civilization Monument (Neb.)
Fort Calhoun (Neb.)
Niobrara River (Neb.)
Lewis and Clark Point (Neb.)