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奥勒冈领地的地图显示有些区域是由路易斯 (Meriwether Lewis) 与克拉克 (William Clark) 所发现的

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探险家玛利威瑟路易斯 (Meriwether Lewis) 出生

你有没有想过是谁发现你现在居住的地方?回到过去的时光,当我们的国家人口还不是很多的时候,探险家们往往横越大陆,试图找寻适合人们居住的新领地。其中有一位有名的探险家就是玛利威瑟路易斯。西元1774818日,路易斯出生在弗吉尼亚州的夏洛特斯维尔 (Charlottesville) 和他的伙伴威廉克拉克 (William Clark) 是有名的探险搭档。他们共同横越美国到了太平洋。

Have you ever wondered who first discovered the place where you live? Back in the days when the country was largely unpopulated, explorers used to travel across the land finding new areas where people could settle. One famous explorer is Meriwether Lewis. Born on August 18, 1774, near Charlottesville, Virginia, Lewis was known for teaming with William Clark and blazing a trail across the country to the Pacific Ocean.

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