JOURNAL ENTRIES: MUSIC
All citations come from the Moulton edition of the journals or
from Jackson's Letters of the Lewis and Clark Expedition, 2nd Edition.

Event Date

Description

Author

9/26/1804

Musical Instruments of Teton Sioux

Clark

10/12/1804

Fiddle plays, horn sounds while leaving Arikaras

Ordway

11/27/1804

Dance at Fort Mandan; Rivet Dances on His Head

Ordway

12/25/1804

Christmas Party at Fort Mandan

Whitehouse, Clark, Gass, Ordway

1/1/1805

New Years 1805--Dance with Fiddle, Dance on Head

Ordway

4/26/1805

Celebration at the Mouth of the Yellowstone

Ordway

6/9/1805

Celebration at the Marias

Ordway, Whitehouse

6/25/1805

Cruzatte Fiddles During Portage (Cruzatte's fiddling complemented)

Lewis and Clark

7/4/1805

Fourth of July Celebration--Last of the Spirits/Dancing/Fiddling

Ordway

8/26/1805

Fiddling for the Shoshone

Lewis

10/9/1805

Fiddling, Dancing, and the Crazy Woman!

Whitehouse, Ordway

10/19/1805

Cruzatte Fiddles for Umatillas

Clark

10/24/1805

Cruzatte Fiddles for Chinooks

Clark

10/26/1805

Cruzatte Plays, York Dances for Chinooks

Clark

10/29/1805

"Flatheads" Pleased with Fiddle

Clark

4/16/1806

Cruzatte Plays Fiddle for Native Traders

Clark

4/23/1806

Dance with the Tenino Indians

Ordway, Lewis, Clark

4/25/1806

Fiddling and Dancing for the pas-qute-pu tribe

Ordway, Lewis, Clark

4/28/1806

Dancing, Fiddling, & Medicine Songs Among the Walula and Yakima

Ordway, Lewis

4/29/1806

Party Refuses to Dance

Lewis

5/10/1806

Dancing with Nez Perce While Waiting for Snow to Melt

Ordway

5/11/1806

Dancing with Nez Perce While Waiting for Snow to Melt

Ordway

6/8/1806

Dancing with Nez Perce Before Leaving for the Divide

Ordway, Lewis,Clark

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