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By William R Sanford

In may perhaps 1805, because the Lewis and Clark excursion paddled up the Missouri River, a howling gust of wind tipped over one of many canoes. the boys paddled to shore, forsaking helpful offers. immediately, Sacagawea jumped within the water, rescuing very important journals and clinical experiments. all through Lewis and Clark's trip within the uncharted American West, this younger American Indian girl proved to be a useful member of the excursion. Sacagawea served as translator and advisor, all whereas taking care of her little one son. Sacagawea's lifestyles could have been brief, yet her exploits in this project made her a mythical American.

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