The Journals of Lewis & Clark: March 3, 1805

by Meriwether Lewis and William Clark
March 2, 1805
March 4, 1805

March 3, 1805

3rd of March Sunday 1805

a fine Day wind from the W, a large flock of Ducks pass up the Rivervisited by the black Cat, Chief of the Mandans 2d Cheif and a Big Belley, they Stayed but a Short time we informed those Chiefs of the news recved from the Ricaras, all hands employd