Montana Historical Society

Big Sky ~ Big History

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Montana: Stories of the Land

Companion Website and Online Teacher's Guide

Chapter 4 - Newcomers Explore the Region, 1742-1827

Online textbook: Chapter 4

Worksheet 1: Following Routes on a Map

Worksheet 2: Analyzing Information

Learning from Historical Documents:

For Educators: Resources

Interesting Links

Detail, Lewis and Clark Expedition in 1804 by Dean CornwellDetail, Lewis and Clark Expedition in 1804, Dean Cornwell, Montana Historical Society Museum
Pompey's Pillar with inset of W.A. Clark's signature on the pillarPompey's Pillar and inset of W. A. Clark signature on the pillar, courtesy Bureau of Land Management, Billings