Lewis & Clark and the Indian Country
Online Site Support Notebook: Related Web Sites
The Newberry Library online exhibition site, with highlights of the exhibit and additional resources.
Following is a list of websites related to the Lewis and Clark expedition and the Native American tribes that are featured in Lewis & Clark and the Indian Country. Please note that neither the Newberry Library nor the American Library Association maintain these sites and are not responsible for their content.
Information on 12 tribes' traditional and contemporary cultures.
The official website of the Chinook Nation.
The official website of the Blackfeet Nation.
The official website of the Three Affiliated Tribes (Mandan, Hidatsa and Arikara).
The official website of the Nez Perce Tribe.
The official website of the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation (Walla Walla, Umatilla and Cayuse).
Yankton Sioux Tribal Tourism Association
Lower Brule Sioux Tribe
Rosebud Sioux Tribe
Standing Rock Sioux Tribe
Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes
The Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs
Clatsop Nehalem Confederated Tribes
General Lewis and Clark sites
Web site for the Ken Burns' film on Lewis and Clark. This web site is well worth exploring for its comprehensive approach and many interactive features. Also contains lesson plans.
The Lewis and Clark Bicentennial Commission uses this site to keep users updated on the latest news and research for all things Lewis and Clark, including the latest stop for the Bicentennial Exhibition, lectures and discussions, and updates on resources.
Lewis and Clark by the National Park Service; U.S. Dept. of the Interior
The Nature Conservancy web site about working to protect and restore America's natural heritage, with emphasis on the Conservancy's work along the Lewis and Clark route.
Time magazine special web site on Lewis and Clark with essays by historians.
Lewis and Clark: Mapping the West This Smithsonian site sets the stage for Lewis and Clark's journey, features online access to maps and other resources, and provides activities and lesson plans.
Rivers, Edens, Empires: Lewis and Clark and the Revealing of America This Library of Congress exhibition mines the Library's rich collections of exploration material and documents the Corps' quest to connect the East and the West by means of a waterway passage.
The website for Monticello, Thomas Jefferson's home, provides a detailed description of Jefferson's role in the Lewis and Clark expedition.
In the Footsteps of Lewis and Clark See how the environment has changed along the route of the Corps in the 200 years since Lewis and Clark set off, and learn what you can do to "keep it wild."
Collaboration between the University of Nebraska at Omaha and the National Park Service Lewis and Clark Historic Trail.
National Geographic Lewis and Clark site.
Keepers of the Story, Stewards of the Trail. Lewis and Clark Trail Heritage Foundation, Inc.
Following the Voyage of Discovery
The Ethnography of Lewis and Clark, Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology, Harvard University
The Roots of Lewis and Clark, University of Virginia
Activities along the Lewis and Clark trail.
Large digital collections online
American Journeys: Eyewitness Accounts of Early American Exploration and Settlement: A Digital Library and Learning Center, Wisconsin Historical Society
Images which document urban, rural, and Native American life in the Columbia Basin, and particularly Umatilla County, Oregon—one of the preeminent social history collections for Oregon