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TJF - Lewis and Clark Bicentennial

 Collection
Identifier: 35 - 36
The Lewis & Clark Bicentennial archive contains records related to the commemoration of the 200th anniversary of the Lewis and Clark expedition, which began from Charlottesville in 1803. The first national event occurred at Charlottesville, January 14-19, 2003 (Exposition Week), and subsequent events (Signature Events) at locations along the Lewis & Clark trail.

The Thomas Jefferson Foundation (TJF) created a Lewis & Clark Committee which cooperated with other organizations including:

The National Council of the Lewis & Clark Bicentennial, also known as National Lewis & Clark Bicentennial Council, the organizer of the nationwide commemoration (Bicentennial Council)

Bicentennial Council, Council of State Advisors (COSA)

Bicentennial Council, Council of Tribal Advisors (COTA)

Lewis & Clark Exploratory Center of Virginia

Lewis & Clark Trail Heritage Foundation

Dates

  • 2000 - 2004

Conditions Governing Access:

Open access

Extent

9 Boxes

Includes

Collection 36 - Lewis and Clark Large Format Posters.
Title
Guide to the TJF - Lewis and Clark Bicentennial
Status
completed
Author
Jon Elzey

Repository Details

Part of the Thomas Jefferson Foundation Archives Repository

Contact:
Jefferson Library, Thomas Jefferson Foundation
P. O. Box 316
Charlottesville VA 22902