History in a Nutshell

The Lewis and Clark Expedition

Season 2 Episode 1 | 29m 46s | Video has closed captioning.

From 1804-1806, Meriwether Lewis and William Clark led the "Corps of Discovery" on a journey to the Pacific Ocean to map out the newly acquired Louisiana Territory. Their primary objective was to confirm the existence of the fabled "Northwest Passage" waterway, as well as to seek new scientific understandings of the region and establish relations with Native American tribes. This is their story.

Aired: 08/08/22

Rating: NR

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History in a Nutshell is a local public television program presented by SCETV.