Lewis & Clark: The National Bicentennial Exhibition Exhibition Locations

Resources & Links:

Web Sites

Animals

www.americanhistory.si.edu/hohr/buffalo/index.html
Smithsonian National Museum of American History, "Tracking the Buffalo" activity. Examines both Northern Plains Indian and Euro-American attitudes toward the buffalo.

www.anthropalomar.edu/animal/animal_1.htm
Tutorial about the Linnaean classification system.

www.bear-tracker.com
Examples of various animal tracks.

www.cnie.org/NAE/conservation.html
Native Americans and the Environment.

www.intertribalbison.org
Intertribal Bison Cooperative.

www.npwrc.usgs.gov/resource/2000/Bmam/mammals.htm
Birds and mammals observed by Lewis and Clark in North Dakota.

www.sierraclub.org/lewisandclark/species/
Sierra Club.

www.venndiagrams.com
Instructions for creating a Venn Diagram.


Language

www.nativeculture.com/lisamitten/natlang.html
A resource list of many websites related to Indian languages.

chinookjargon.home.att.net
Information about Chinook jargon, including a dictionary.


Mapping

historymatters.gmu.edu/mse/maps/
"History Matters" web site; assists in the teaching of maps.

www.edgate.com/lewisandclark/
The Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History site, Lewis and Clark: Mapping the West.


Plants

www.acnatsci.org/museum/lewisclark/l&c_herbarium.html
The Academy of Natural Sciences Lewis and Clark herbarium pages.

www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/plants/label/
plant/index.shtml

List of plant descriptors and their definitions, with illustrations.

www.inform.umd.edu/EdRes/Colleges/LFSC/life_sciences/
plant_biology/L&C/L&Cpublic.html

Images of plants collected by Lewis, developed by the University of Maryland and the Academy of Natural Sciences.

web4.si.edu/lewisandclark/
The Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History's site: Lewis and Clark as Naturalists.

www.nezperce.org/History/MainHistory.html
History of the Nez Perce Tribe on the tribe's website.

www.nwrac.org/Lewis-clark/oregonian/bounty.html
Article: "Restoring Idaho's Bounty: On the Banks of the Clearwater River Meet Two Cultures Coming Together Again to Save Traditions, Habitat and Native Plants"

www.nps.gov/nepe/
Nez Perce Historical Park site.


Politics & Diplomacy

www.americanhistory.si.edu/hohr/buffalo/index.html
The Smithsonian's National Museum of American History, "Tracking the Buffalo" activity.

www.state.gov/secretary/
U.S. Department of State; information about the Secretary of State.


Preparing for the Trip

www.l3-lewisandclark.com
Lifelong Learning, The Lewis and Clark Rediscovery Project.

www.monticello.org/jefferson/lewisandclark/aps.html
Thomas Jefferson's Monticello website.

www.fhwa.dot.gov/rakeman/1795.htm
US Department of Transportation site - information about the Lancaster-Philadelphia Turnpike.


Trade & Property

www.xmission.com/~drudy/amm.html
Information about the fur traders' way of life, including the history, traditions, tools, and people of the Rocky Mountain fur trade.


Women

www.nps.gov/knri/
Knife River Indian Villages of Stanton, North Dakota National Historic web site.

www.cr.nps.gov/nr/twhp/wwwlps/lessons/1knife/1knife.htm
Teaching With Historic Places lesson- Knife River: Early Village Life on the Plains.

www.mhanation.com/history/history_index.shtml
History and culture of the Three Affiliated Tribes: Mandan, Hidatsa, and Arikara on the tribes' website.


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