Overview for Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail

Idaho Inventory

Signs, interpretive panels, markers, monuments, and displays on the Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail in Idaho.





Kansas Inventory

Signs, interpretive panels, markers, monuments, and displays on the Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail in Kansas.



Montana Inventory

Signs, interpretive panels, markers, monuments, and displays on the Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail in Montana.



Steve F. Russell, PhD, PE

Steve wearing overalls and a big smile

Steve is a retired Emeritus Associate Professor in the Department of  Electrical and Computer Engineering at Iowa State University, Ames,  Iowa.


Mullan's 1861 Lewis and Clark Speech

Cover of a transcription

Transcribed and annotated by Kristopher K. Townsend

On Christmas, 1861, John Mullan gave what is said to be the first public lecture in Montana. It was the largest crowd ever assembled at Fort Owen.