On this day in History 3/23

On this day in 1806, The American explorers Lewis & Clark head for home. Having reached the Pacific Ocean the previous November, the expedition led by Meriwether Lewis and William Clark departed Fort Clatsop, in the Oregon Country near the mouth of the Columbia River, to begin the formidable journey back to St. Louis, where they began two years earlier.

Featured image courtesy John B. Horner, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons

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Author: Tom M

Curator @ Echoes of History. Lover of History, Travel, Politics, Music, Space and Haunted Locations. 25 years of experience in Music Industry working at MI5 Recordings & Universal Music Group. Preserving history each moment at a time.

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