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Lewis and Clark: Crossing The Centuries Previous Broadcasts

KQED Life: Wed, Sep 17, 2014 -- 8:00 PM

This program traces the Lewis and Clark expedition's route from St. Louis, Missouri to the Oregon Coast. It features stunning aerial shots of the dramatic terrain the expedition faced, including Idaho's Lolo and Lemhi Passes and the White Cliffs area along the Missouri River in Montana. It also captures scenes that appear much as the explorers knew them, and documents 200 years of alterations brought about by dams, highways, cities, farms and ranches. Narrated by Academy Award-winning actor George Kennedy, the program features Lewis and Clark historians, chronicles opening events for the bicentennial celebration and examines the legacy of this landmark 1804 trip.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Thu, Sep 18, 2014 -- 2:00 AM
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