The Journals of Lewis & Clark: February 24, 1805

by Meriwether Lewis and William Clark
February 23, 1805
February 25, 1805

February 24, 1805

24th February Sunday 1805

The Day fine, we Commenced very early to day the Cutting loose the boat which was more difficuelt than the perogus with great exertions and with the assistance of Great prises we lousened her and turned the Second perogue upon the ice, ready to Draw out, in Lousening the boat from the ice Some of the Corking drew out which Caused her to Leake for a few minits untill we Discovered the Leake & Stoped it- Jessomme our interpeter & familey returned from the Villages Several Indians visit us today