The Journals of Lewis & Clark: December 5, 1804

by Meriwether Lewis and William Clark
December 4, 1804
December 6, 1804

December 5, 1804

5th December Wednesday 1804

a Cold raw morning wind from the S. E. Some Snow, two of the N W. Companey Came to See us, to let us Know they intended to Set out for the establishment on the osinniboin River in two Days-& their party would Consist of 5 men, Several Indians also visited us one brought Pumpkins or Simmins as a preasent a little Snow fell in the evening at which time the wind Shifted round to N. E.