Meriwether Lewis

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Noun1.Meriwether Lewis - United States explorer and soldier who lead led an expedition from St. Louis to the mouth of the Columbia River (1774-1809)Meriwether Lewis - United States explorer and soldier who lead led an expedition from St. Louis to the mouth of the Columbia River (1774-1809)
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The book's features include a top ten of places to visit on the trail, including Thomas Jefferson's home in Virginia where the expedition was planned with Meriweather Lewis.
Stephen Ambrose, the world-renowned historian and author of numerous best sellers including "Undaunted Courage: Meriweather Lewis, Thomas Jefferson & the Opening of the American West" and multi-volume biographies on Eisenhower and Nixon.
To get a sense of what is being lost, let's look at the continent that explorers Meriweather Lewis and William Clark saw when they took their arduous journey up the Missouri River to the Pacific Ocean, starting in 1804.