Lewis and the Blackfeet – Horizons West (01-30-66)

Lewis and the Blackfeet
Original Air Date: January 30, 1966
Host: Andrew Rhynes
Show: Horizons West
Phone: (707) 98 OTRDW (6-8739)



'Lewis and the Blackfeet' covers July 1806 for the Captain Lewis-led contingent of the Corps. Having split into several smaller parties, Lewis and a few of his party encounter hostile Blackfeet Indians. Shots are exchanged, wounding and killing two of the Blackfeet--the only actual hostile encounter with an Indian tribe of the entire journey.


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