When did Lewis get chosen to go on the expedition?
July 4, 1803
Lewis was chosen by Thomas Jefferson because he was his trustworthy assistant. Clark was Lewis's friend and was picked by Lewis.
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the core of discovery
thomas jefferson told them to go on the expedition
She went to the expedition with Lewis and Clark on 1806
Because they were the best at going on expeditions out of the people they could have chosen.
Lewis had been Jefferson's secretary, had achieved his confidence and trust and Clark was qualified: the combination was perfect.
Yes. Lewis and Clark had both been in the army before the expedition. Lewis had been a captain and Clark a lieutenant. They were reinstated for the purposes of the expedition.
Merriwether Lewis and William Clark were chosen to explore west of the Missouri River. This expedition was commissioned by President Thomas Jefferson and lasted from May of 1804 to September of 1806.
the Lewis and clark expedition
Because he was the personal secretary to President Thomas Jefferson, who was the main instigator of the expedition.
thomas Jefferson sent them a letter asking them to go on an expedition to the pacific ocean
They were paid to do it by President Thomas Jefferson
during the Lewis and Clark expedition
Meriwether Lewis was in charge and William Clark came as his assistant. But the Lewis And Clark Expedition is still know as The Lewis And Clark Expedition.
Lewis and Clark both ran the expedition .
Lewis and Clark are the captains of this expedition
There was a disease in the Lewis and Clark expedition
Yes, Toussaint Charbonneau, Her husband, was an interpreter for Lewis and Clark
He was the Co-leader of the Lewis and Clark Expedition. Meriwether Lewis was chosen, with William Clark, to lead an American overland expedition to the Pacific Ocean in 1804. (Who2 Biography) For the source and more detailed information concerning your request, click on the related links section (Answers.com) indicated at the bottom of this answer box.
Lewis and Clark were good leaders on their expedition. Lewis was considered to be the leader of the expedition and was a very insightful leader.
The interest of the expedition was sparked in earlier 1803, but they actually left August 31, 1803.
Meriwether Lewis was the named leader of the expedition.
yes there was starvation in Lewis and Clark expedition
Lewis & Clark began their expedition in 1804.
Why were Meriwether Lewis and William Clark chosen to lead the exploration of the Louisiana Purchase?
Meriwether Lewis was first chosen to go on the Louisiana Purchase because he was President Jefferson's aide and Jefferson knew he could rely on him. Lewis would be promoted to Captain after he agreed to join. To prepare for the expedition, Lewis was sent to Philadelphia for intense training by physician Benjamin Rush, astronomer-surveyor Andrew Ellicott, botanist Benjamin Barton, anatomist Casper Wister, and mathematician Robert Patterson. For three months he was tutored in the spring… Read More
Lewis and Clark had to sleep on there expedition because that was the only place they could sleep it is not like they can go to a home and sleep there thanks for reading and good luck to you
to explore the west :)
yes/no I do not know
Meriwether Lewis was the one who found the Lewis and Clark expedition journals.
because he wanted to find the Red River after Lewis and Clarks expedition
There were 51 men in the Lewis and Clark expedition.
If Lewis and Clark did not go on that expedition sent out by President Jefferson, we may not have ever bought that land, therefore not having those states involved in our country.
i think they will need hard working people who are willing to go on the expedition
they were both wise man, and knew how to complete what Jefferson was asking. they ended up doing an amazingjob.
Lewis and Clark on their expedition
Actually, he joined the expediton when Lewis and Clark found them.(Toussaint and Sacagawea)
the daily basis on the lewis and clark expedetion was to go as far as you could in one day
Sacagewea. Actually, if you think about if for a moment, it shouldn't be called the "Lewis and Clark Expedition". They had no idea where to go if Sacagewea didn't assist them! It should be called the "Sacagewea Expedition" :)
Thomas Jefferson is the one who started the Lewis and Clark expedition.
Lewis and Clark got back from there expedition on February 22nd
The Lewis and Clark expedition started on May 14, 1804.
Yes someone did get lost on the Lewis and Clark expedition.
Sacajawea contributed to the Lewis and Clark expedition by translating for them.
The name of the lewis and clark expedition is corps of discovery Expedition
he was the leader
The expedition of Lewis and Clark did indeed go beyond the Louisiana Purchase. It went all the way to the Pacific Ocean and included what is now Idaho, Washington and Oregon which were not not part of the purchase.
The Lewis and Clark expedition consisted of 33 individuals. Meriwether Lewis and William Clark were the leaders.
On the return home the expedition party divided for a while to explore different routes so Which way did Lewis expedition go?
No, Sacagawea did not marry Meriwether Lewis or William Clark. However, she did go on an expedition with Lewis and Clark along with her husband, Toussaint Charbonneau.