Film, Video Mapping the West with Lewis & Clark

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Title
Mapping the West with Lewis & Clark
Summary
Authors of s new book discuss the critical role that maps developed during the 1804-1806 expedition of Meriwether Lewis and William Clark played in President Thomas Jefferson's vision of a formidable republic that would no longer be eclipsed by European empires.
Event Date
January 19, 2016
Notes
-  Ralph E. Ehrenberg is chief of the Library's Geography and Map Division.
-  Herman J. Viola is Smithsonian Institution curator emeritus.
Related Resources
Center for the Book: http://www.read.gov/cfb/
Geography & Map Division: http://www.loc.gov/rr/geogmap/
Rivers, Edens, Empires: Lewis & Clark and the Revealing of America: http://www.loc.gov/exhibits/lewisandclark/
Running Time
1 hours, 1 minutes, 17 seconds
Language
English
Online Format
video
online text

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