Chapter six
Download
1 / 8

Chapter Six - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 73 Views
  • Uploaded on

Chapter Six. 26 October 1804 to 7 April 1805. October 1804. Visited a Native American village containing 40-50 lodges Local accidently set the prairie on fire, killing two Lewis delivers a speech to the locals

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about 'Chapter Six' - tassos


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
Chapter six

Chapter Six

26 October 1804 to 7 April 1805


October 1804
October 1804

  • Visited a Native American village containing 40-50 lodges

    • Local accidently set the prairie on fire, killing two

  • Lewis delivers a speech to the locals

    • Gave gifts to the local chiefs and natives such as clothes, flags, and a steel corn mill for grinding corn


November 1804
November 1804

  • Spent in North Dakota region

  • Built cabins to stay at for the winter

  • Clark and Ordway document seeing the Northern Lights

  • Received buffalo robes from a Native


December 1804
December 1804

  • Natives who “appeared civil and good natured” visited their cabins.

    • They welcomed the natives and gave them food and tobacco

  • Reported temperatures at 45 degrees below zero

  • More natives came willing to trade anything for corn, beans and moccasins


January 1805
January 1805

  • Celebrated New Years day with drinking and dancing

  • The Mandans perform a Buffalo Dance to call upon buffalos

  • Hunts for buffalo resulted in frostbite, game was scarce

  • On a visit, Lewis observed the Mandans worshiping a buffalo head and feeding it meat in return for live buffalo

  • Small Pox

  • Natives offered a lot of corn and food for blacksmith work

  • Lewis amputates a native boy’s toes due to frostbite


February 1805
February 1805

  • Sacagawea gives birth and is assisted by Lewis in speeding the delivery by giving her crushed rattlesnake rattles