The Journals of Lewis & Clark: December 24, 1804

by Meriwether Lewis and William Clark
December 23, 1804
December 25, 1804

December 24, 1804

24 December Monday 1804

Several Chiefs and members of men womin and Children at the fort to day, Some for trade, the most as lookers on, we gave a fellet of Sheep Skin (which we brought for Spunging) to 3 Chiefs one to each of 2 inches wide, which they lay great value (priseing those felets equal to a fine horse), a fine Day we finished the pickingen around our works