Meriwether Lewis - Collection Finding Aid

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Meriwether Lewis - Collection Finding Aid



This collection consists of material concerning correspondence between historian Stephen Ambrose and President Clinton regarding the National Park Service's decision to reject George Washington University Professor James Starr's request to exhume the body of Meriwether Lewis to determine Lewis’ cause of death. The files contain correspondence between President Clinton, Stephen Ambrose, and documentary film maker Dayton Duncan on this matter.
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William J. Clinton Presidential Library & Museum


“Meriwether Lewis - Collection Finding Aid,” Clinton Digital Library, accessed September 19, 2021,