Lewis & Clark and the Indian Country

Online Site Support Notebook: Exhibition Support Materials

NOTE: Brochures and posters will be shipped eight weeks before the library's exhibition period, unless otherwise requested by libraries. Please use the materials request form distributed at the seminar to request materials or contact the Public Programs Administrative Assistant with questions (312-280-5045,


A color illustrated brochure will provide visitors to the exhibition with a summary of exhibition themes as well as a list of additional readings. Each library exhibition site may request up to 1,000 brochures. Brochure artwork will also be available online for library use.


Each host library will receive 25 copies of a special "Lewis and Clark and the Indian Country" exhibition poster. Poster artwork is also available online.


Two large nylon banners displaying the exhibition logo will travel with each copy of the exhibition. Banners have 2 1/2" pole sleeves at the top and bottom for weighting and can be used inside or outside the library. They are approximately 50" wide x 64" deep.

Curriculum Materials

Each tour site will receive a teacher's kit developed by the Newberry Library at the workshop. Also, there is a vast selection of curriculum materials on the Lewis and Clark expedition available on the Internet. See the programming section of this notebook for a list of web sites with curriculum materials for teachers.