The Lewis and Clark Expedition Started In 1804, and was to explore unknown territory and trade with Native Americans and to later have authority of the region.
Lewis was born August 18, 1774 in Virginia, but grew up in Georgia. After college he returned to his hometown and later joined the militia. Meriwether was also a politician and a public administrator. Then Lewis became a captain of the U.S army he became secretary for pres. Thomas Jefferson.
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William Clark was born August 1, 1770 and lived on the countryside of Kentucky. At the age of 19 he joined the U.S Army where he met Lewis. Later on Clark became the luitenant of infantry.