Lewis and Clark Memorial – Council Bluffs IA

Description

This stone monument, north of Big Lake Park, honors the expedition of Lewis & Clark in 1804 and their historic meeting with the Otoe and Missouri Indians. The WPA memorial was constructed in 1936 by artist Harry Edward Stinson.

Source notes

www.lib.iastate.edu/spcl/manuscripts/MS260.pdf

http://www.winfieldhistoricalsociety.com/stinsonsotheby%27s.htm

http://www.lewisandclarktrail.com/section1/iowacities/CouncilBluffs/monumentpark.htm

http://www.panoramio.com/photo/60968612

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Location Info


Monument Road
Council Bluffs, IA 51503

Coordinates: 41.303627, -95.858326

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