Virginia Legends Walk
MERIWETHER LEWIS
1774-1809
Albemarle County

Selected by President Jefferson, Lewis and William Clark led the western exloration of the land obtained by the Louisiana Purchase. The expedition was successful beyond all expectations in terms of geography, botany, biology, and first American contact with many Native American tribes.

Related Links:


Copyrighted, 2016. Produced and developed by
Brickell & Partners Public Relations and Media Access Group.