'captain lewis helpS a frostbitten boy'

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William Clark - January 27, 1805

"a fine day, attempt to Cut our Boat and Canoos out of the Ice, I Bleed the man with the Plurisy to day and Swet him, Capt Lewis took off the toes of one foot of the boy who gor frost bit Some Time ago, Shabanoe our interpeter returned, & informed that the Assiniboins had returned to their Camps, and brough 3 horses of Mr. Laroches to Stay here for fear of their being Stolen by the Assiniboins who, are great rogues_ Cut off the boy toes_"

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