Meriwether Lewis

History of the Expedition Under the Command of the Captains Lewis and Clark

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  • Library of Congress 88 Books That Shaped America(1814)

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born: 08/18/1774
died: 10/11/1809
born as: Meriwether Lewis

American explorer, leader with William Clark of the Corps of Discovery (also known as the Lewis and Clark Expedition) to explore the territory of the Louisiana Purchase.