How Did Lewis And Clark Successful

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Although Lewis and Clark did not accomplish their goal, they made their journey a success. First, Thomas Jefferson bought some massive land called,” The Louisiana Purchase” in 1803. He needed someone to study the vast land, and also see if there was a way to the Pacific Ocean. The president of 1803, Thomas Jefferson, sent Meriwether Lewis and William Clark, along with soldiers and various supplies. As Lewis in as the leader, and Clark in second commander, Jefferson created a group as of today, called the Corps of Discovery. There were also volunteers, Sacagawea and her husband, Charbonneau, with their newborn child, Jean Baptiste. Their expedition began in St. Louis, then made their way westward.
On the way, they met many Native American
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