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The Louisiana Purchase

On Oct. 20th in 1803, the U.S. Senate approves a treaty with France providing for the purchase of the territory of Louisiana, which would double…

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Lewis, Clark and Sacagawea Mapping the Louisiana Purchase and Beyond

On this day in 1806, American explorers Meriwether Lewis and William Clark triumphantly return to St. Louis, Missouri, from the first recorded overland journey from…

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