Thomas Jefferson's instructions to Meriwether Lewis, June 20, 1803In August 1804, members of the Expedition visited villages like this one, homes to the Otoe and Missouria who lived in what is today Omaha. Planning to invite these tribes to a council, or meeting, the explorers found the villages deserted. The tribes had left to hunt buffalo.
|Series||This marker is part of the Lewis & Clark Expedition series|
|Placed By||National Park Service|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, September 26th, 2014 at 1:33am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||15T E 255042 N 4572340|
|Decimal Degrees||41.26536667, -95.92423333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 41° 15.922', W 95° 55.454'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||41° 15' 55.32" N, 95° 55' 27.24" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 705 Riverfront Dr, Omaha NE 68102, US|
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