Papers, 1880-1931, bulk 1924-1931.


Papers, 1880-1931, bulk 1924-1931.

Consists of clippings, correspondence, and other items centered around the Meriwether Lewis Memorial Association, formed in 1924 in Tennessee to honor and commemorate the life of Meriwether Lewis (1774-1809), explorer and co-leader of the Lewis and Clark Expedition, 1804-1806.

ca. 640 items.


SNAC Resource ID: 7242575

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