Sacagawea

Sacagawea (also Sakakawea, Sacajawea; /ˌsækədʒəˈwiːə/ see below); (c. 1788 – December 20, 1812; see below for other theories about her death) was a Lemhi Shoshone woman, who accompanied the Lewis and Clark Expedition, acting as an interpreter and guide, in their exploration of the Western United States. She traveled thousands of miles from North Dakota to the Pacific Ocean between 1804 and 1806.

Read more about Sacagawea:  Cultural Significance, Name, Memorials

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Sacagawea Glacier
... Sacagawea Glacier is east of the Continental Divide in the northern Wind River Range in the U.S ... Sacagawea Glacier flows to the east, from a northeast facing cirque, starting near the summit of Mount Sacagawea ...
Sacagawea - Memorials - In Sculpture
... at Netul Landing in Lewis and Clark National Historical Park Bronze statue of Sacagawea and Jean-Baptiste ... North Dakota, by Leonard Crunelle (1910) A statue of Sacagawea and baby Pomp appears on the grounds of the North Dakota State Capitol ... (1919) A statue of Meriwether Lewis, William Clark and Sacagawea ...
Museum Of Human Beings - Summary
... At the turn of the nineteenth century, the young Indian woman Sacagawea leads Lewis and Clark to the Pacific ... about that tiny infant in the commemorative engraving, perched on Sacagawea’s back? He is her son, Jean-Baptiste Charbonneau, the youngest member of the Expedition, a child caught between two worlds who grows ... Sacagawea is only sixteen when she leads the Expedition and catches the eye of William Clark who finds her exotically appealing ...
Margical History Tour - Plot - Lewis and Clark and Sacagawea
... (Homer) offers them the guidance of his daughter, Sacagawea (Lisa) ... Sacagawea gives them many tips on how to survive the land, including how to scare a cougar, but quickly becomes fed up with Lewis and Clark's antics and stupidity ... The two explorers reward Sacagawea by creating the Sacagawea dollar which —Marge explains— can be exchanged at the bank for a real dollar ...
Mount Sacagawea
... Mount Sacagawea is the seventh highest peak in Wyoming and the sixth highest in the Wind River Range ... It was named after Sacagawea, the young Lemhi Shoshone woman who accompanied the Lewis and Clark Expedition as an interpreter and guide ... The Upper Fremont Glacier is located southeast and the Sacagawea Glacier is northeast of the mountain ...