Lewis and Clark National Historical Park, Fort Clatsop is pleased to announce October’s In Their Footsteps free speaker series event. This program is Meriwether Lewis’s Traveling Library by Junius Rochester on Sunday, October 20, at 1:00 p.m.

If you were leading a two year expedition into an unknown wilderness, what reference books would you bring? Thomas Jefferson and Meriwether Lewis’ careful planning for the voyage of the Corps of Discovery included selecting and acquiring several books. Junius Rochester’s will discuss the books of this traveling library.