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Meriwether lewis teamed up with william clark to form the historic lewis and clark expedition together they explored the lands west of the mississippi explorer and soldier meriwether lewis was. Meriwether lewis and william clark shared equally in the tasks and responsibilities of their cross-continental journey after lewis's death, clark completed the work of the expedition by helping to prepare the journals for publication clark's fair diplomatic relations with american. Meriwether lewis (august 18, 1774 - october 11, 1809) was an american explorer, soldier, politician, and public administrator, best known for his role as the leader of the lewis and clark expedition, also known as the corps of discovery, with william clark.
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The author delves into the complex life and career of meriwether lewis as first a protégé of thomas jefferson, and then as a soldier, explorer, pioneer naturalist, and politician many historians have debated, some with more or less accuracy, back and forth about lewis' character, his personality, his sexuality, and the cause of his. William clark: william clark, american frontiersman who won fame as an explorer by sharing with meriwether lewis the leadership of their epic expedition to the pacific northwest (1804-06) he later played an essential role in the development of the missouri territory and was superintendent of indian affairs at. Meriwether lewis was born on august 18, 1774, near charlottesville in albemarle county, virginia he was educated in a latin school as a teenager and served as a volunteer at age twenty in the new federal government's forceful suppression of tax evaders.