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The Resource Uncovering the truth about Meriwether Lewis, Thomas C. Danisi ; foreword by Robert J. Moore Jr

Uncovering the truth about Meriwether Lewis, Thomas C. Danisi ; foreword by Robert J. Moore Jr

Label
Uncovering the truth about Meriwether Lewis
Title
Uncovering the truth about Meriwether Lewis
Statement of responsibility
Thomas C. Danisi ; foreword by Robert J. Moore Jr
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recently discovered documents shed light onto the life of Meriwether Lewis, covering the proceedings of his court-martial, circumstances surrounding his death, and the role of Major James Neelly in his final days
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Danisi, Thomas
Dewey number
917.804/2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F592.7.L42
LC item number
D37 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lewis, Meriwether
  • Lewis and Clark Expedition
  • Explorers
  • West (U.S.)
Label
Uncovering the truth about Meriwether Lewis, Thomas C. Danisi ; foreword by Robert J. Moore Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Lewis and Clark's Route Map: James MacKay's Map of the Missouri River
  • Thomas C. Danisi, W. Raymond Wood
  • 3.
  • Intrigue, Mayhem, Deception
  • 4.
  • The Missing Journal Entries: Fact or Fiction
  • 5.
  • The Homeward Bound Journey
  • 6.
  • Preserving the Legacy of Meriwether Lewis: The Letters of Samuel Latham Mitchill
  • Illustrations
  • 7.
  • Observations and Remarks from Lewis to Dearborn in 1807: An Unknown Letter Reveals an in absentia Governor in Control
  • 8.
  • Meriwether Lewis's Land Warrant: An Untimely Reward
  • 9.
  • Was Governor Lewis's Correspondence Intentionally Delayed?
  • 10.
  • Governor Meriwether Lewis's Fiscal House of Cards: A Closer Look
  • 11.
  • From Fort Pickering to Nashville, Tennessee: The Final Chapter
  • Foreword
  • 12.
  • The Gilbert Russell Statement
  • 13.
  • Dr. Antoine Saugrain's Treatment of Governor Meriwether Lewis
  • 14.
  • Revisiting Meriwether Lewis's Death: A New Perspective
  • Thomas C. Danisi, John Danisi
  • Appendixes A-G.
  • Supporting Documentation
  • Appendix A.
  • Robert J. Moore Jr., PhD
  • Documents from, to, and about Meriwether Lewis, 1803-1813
  • 1.
  • Meriwether Lewis, Journal Entry, November 13, 1803
  • 2.
  • Meriwether Lewis, Journal Entry, November 14, 1803
  • 3.
  • Meriwether Lewis, Journal Entry, April 7, 1805
  • 4.
  • Meriwether Lewis, Journal Entry, August 18, 1805
  • 5.
  • Preface
  • Meriwether Lewis, Journal Entry, January 1, 1806
  • 6.
  • Meriwether Lewis to Auguste Chouteau, February 11, 1807
  • 7.
  • James Wilkinson to President Thomas Jefferson, September 15, 1807
  • 8.
  • Meriwether Lewis to Mahlon Dickerson, November 3, 1807, Albermarle
  • 9.
  • Meriwether Lewis to William Clark, May 29, 1808
  • 10.
  • Acknowledgments
  • Meriwether Lewis to William Preston, July 25, 1808, Saint Louis
  • 11.
  • Meriwether Lewis to Mrs. Lucy Marks, December 1, 1808, Saint Louis
  • 12.
  • Pierre Chouteau to Secretary of War, June 14, 1809, Saint Louis (penned by Frederick Bates)
  • 13.
  • Meriwether Lewis to War Department, July 8, 1809, Saint Louis
  • 14.
  • William Simmons to Meriwether Lewis, July 15, 1809, War Department
  • 15.
  • 1.
  • Meriwether Lewis to William Simmons, August 18, 1809, Saint Louis
  • 16.
  • William Carr to Charles Carr, August 25, 1809, Saint Louis (excerpt)
  • 17.
  • Meriwether Lewis to Pierre Chouteau, September 2, 1809, Saint Louis
  • 18.
  • Will: September 11, 1809, New Madrid
  • 19.
  • Meriwether Lewis to James Madison, September 16, 1809, Fort Pickering, Chickasaw Bluffs
  • 20.
  • Demanding Satisfaction: The Perilous Trial of Ensign Meriwether Lewis
  • Meriwether Lewis to Amos Stoddard, September 22, 1809, Fort Pickering, Chickasaw Bluffs
  • 21.
  • James Howe to Frederick Bates, September 28, 1809, Nashville, Tennessee
  • 22.
  • Missouri Gazette, October 4, 1809, Wednesday
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index
  • 2.
Control code
ocn726821384
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
466 p.
Isbn
9781616145057
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011037540
Other control number
40020528537
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)726821384
Label
Uncovering the truth about Meriwether Lewis, Thomas C. Danisi ; foreword by Robert J. Moore Jr
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Lewis and Clark's Route Map: James MacKay's Map of the Missouri River
  • Thomas C. Danisi, W. Raymond Wood
  • 3.
  • Intrigue, Mayhem, Deception
  • 4.
  • The Missing Journal Entries: Fact or Fiction
  • 5.
  • The Homeward Bound Journey
  • 6.
  • Preserving the Legacy of Meriwether Lewis: The Letters of Samuel Latham Mitchill
  • Illustrations
  • 7.
  • Observations and Remarks from Lewis to Dearborn in 1807: An Unknown Letter Reveals an in absentia Governor in Control
  • 8.
  • Meriwether Lewis's Land Warrant: An Untimely Reward
  • 9.
  • Was Governor Lewis's Correspondence Intentionally Delayed?
  • 10.
  • Governor Meriwether Lewis's Fiscal House of Cards: A Closer Look
  • 11.
  • From Fort Pickering to Nashville, Tennessee: The Final Chapter
  • Foreword
  • 12.
  • The Gilbert Russell Statement
  • 13.
  • Dr. Antoine Saugrain's Treatment of Governor Meriwether Lewis
  • 14.
  • Revisiting Meriwether Lewis's Death: A New Perspective
  • Thomas C. Danisi, John Danisi
  • Appendixes A-G.
  • Supporting Documentation
  • Appendix A.
  • Robert J. Moore Jr., PhD
  • Documents from, to, and about Meriwether Lewis, 1803-1813
  • 1.
  • Meriwether Lewis, Journal Entry, November 13, 1803
  • 2.
  • Meriwether Lewis, Journal Entry, November 14, 1803
  • 3.
  • Meriwether Lewis, Journal Entry, April 7, 1805
  • 4.
  • Meriwether Lewis, Journal Entry, August 18, 1805
  • 5.
  • Preface
  • Meriwether Lewis, Journal Entry, January 1, 1806
  • 6.
  • Meriwether Lewis to Auguste Chouteau, February 11, 1807
  • 7.
  • James Wilkinson to President Thomas Jefferson, September 15, 1807
  • 8.
  • Meriwether Lewis to Mahlon Dickerson, November 3, 1807, Albermarle
  • 9.
  • Meriwether Lewis to William Clark, May 29, 1808
  • 10.
  • Acknowledgments
  • Meriwether Lewis to William Preston, July 25, 1808, Saint Louis
  • 11.
  • Meriwether Lewis to Mrs. Lucy Marks, December 1, 1808, Saint Louis
  • 12.
  • Pierre Chouteau to Secretary of War, June 14, 1809, Saint Louis (penned by Frederick Bates)
  • 13.
  • Meriwether Lewis to War Department, July 8, 1809, Saint Louis
  • 14.
  • William Simmons to Meriwether Lewis, July 15, 1809, War Department
  • 15.
  • 1.
  • Meriwether Lewis to William Simmons, August 18, 1809, Saint Louis
  • 16.
  • William Carr to Charles Carr, August 25, 1809, Saint Louis (excerpt)
  • 17.
  • Meriwether Lewis to Pierre Chouteau, September 2, 1809, Saint Louis
  • 18.
  • Will: September 11, 1809, New Madrid
  • 19.
  • Meriwether Lewis to James Madison, September 16, 1809, Fort Pickering, Chickasaw Bluffs
  • 20.
  • Demanding Satisfaction: The Perilous Trial of Ensign Meriwether Lewis
  • Meriwether Lewis to Amos Stoddard, September 22, 1809, Fort Pickering, Chickasaw Bluffs
  • 21.
  • James Howe to Frederick Bates, September 28, 1809, Nashville, Tennessee
  • 22.
  • Missouri Gazette, October 4, 1809, Wednesday
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index
  • 2.
Control code
ocn726821384
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
466 p.
Isbn
9781616145057
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011037540
Other control number
40020528537
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)726821384

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