Lewis and Clark Across the Mountains

An Engineer Tracks the Trail  

Dedicated to the many hardy souls who have travelled the Lolo Trail
Steve F. Russell
Iowa State University


The author wishes to thank the many people and organizations that have influenced this work.

Clearwater National Forest
Lolo National Forest
U.S. Forest Service - Region 1
National Archives
National Park Service
Nez Perce Tribal Executive Committee
Nez Perce National Historic Trail Foundation

"What is history but a fable agreed upon..."

Napoleon I   1769-1821

"One cannot explore the earth's surface from an observatory, nor by mathematics, nor by the power of logic; it must be done physically..."

Gustavus Cheyney Doan  1840 - 1892

Duane Annis
Julia A. Davis
Gus Denton
Don Denton
Steve Elkinton
Win Green
Alta Guzman
George Harbaugh
Darla Williams
Cheri Jones
Tim Lewis
David Miles
Diane Miles
Jamie Pinkham
Karl Roenke
Judy Space
Bob Spencer
Fred Trevey
Chris Webb
Leroy West
Brenda White
James P. Hendrix, Jr.
Karen Wilson

Special Acknowledgement

A very special thanks goes to the following people who have given extra measures of their time and talent so that this work could be successful.

    Robert E. Anderson, Jr.
    Horace Axtell
    Dallas Emch
    Dennis Elliott
    James R. Fazio
    Jeff Fee
    Dan Gard
    Tom Geouge
    Linnea Keating
    Linda Lilly
    Sandi McFarland
    Milo Mcleod
    William R. (Bud) Moore

    Barb & Harlan Opdahl
    Allen Pinkham
    Charles (Chuck) H. Raddon
    Bruce Reichert
    Deanna Riebe
    Rebecca F. Russell
    Clarke R. Russell
    Kathleen F. Russell
    Ralph Space
    Norman Steadman
    Del White
    Merle Wells
    Sam Wormley

1997-98 Steve F. Russell. All Rights Reserved (Rev 03/25/98)


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