In the Footsteps of Lewis and Clark
Illinois to the Pacific
19 - July 6, 2016
Day 3, June 21: - St. Charles, MO to Independence, MO +242=
A diorama of Boone's Salt Lick in Arrow Rock Visitor's Center
A group at a Santa Fe Trail marker in fort Osage cemetery.
At the Truman Library
In the evening Jim (Two Crows) Wallen used volunteers to show the
limited life span of the mountain who came after Lewis and Clark.
Thesetwo were successful and lived long lives. The rest died for various
reasons. Only 2 of the 8 survived.
Dave couldn't set a trap. John's lariat broke
She cooked bear meat in a lead lined copper pot. after three days it
developed botulism. Roger fell in the river and the heavy wet, wool
blanket coat drowned him.
Allan couldn't blowa horn to warn the camp of intruders. Steve couldn't
start a fire with flint and steel.