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Letter from William Clark to Jonathan Clark, 3 May 1804

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Title

Letter from William Clark to Jonathan Clark, 3 May 1804

Description

Clark writes a letter of introduction to his brother Jonathan for Pierre [Peter] Chouteau who is leading a delegation of Osage Indians to Washington. He stresses how cooperative Chouteau has been concerning not only official matters but also personally to himself and Meriwether Lewis.

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Source

Jonathan Clark papers, Temple Bodley Collection, Filson Historical Society

Date

Type

Identifier

Mss. A C593e f2

Citation

Clark, William, “Letter from William Clark to Jonathan Clark, 3 May 1804,” The Filson Historical Society Digital Projects, accessed May 29, 2024, https://filsonhistorical.omeka.net/items/show/5693.