The Journals of Lewis & Clark: March 22, 1805

by Meriwether Lewis and William Clark
March 21, 1805
March 23, 1805

March 22, 1805

22nd of March 1805 Visited by the 2nd Chief of the Grand Village of the Minetarrees to whome we gave a medal & Some Clothes acknowledging him as a 2d Chief, he Delayed all night, & Saw the men Dance, which is common amusement with the men he returned the 23rd with Mr. La Rocque & McKinsey two of the N W. Companys Clerks- Some few Drops of rain this evening for the first time this Winter visited by many Indians to day