Description: Sargeant Patrick Gass, a sargeant with the Lewis and Clark expedition, published the first journal after the return of the expedition. The Library acquired the 1807 edition in 1953 with the $35,000 purchase of 20,000 volumes, part of a private collection of Thomas Jefferson Fitzpatrick, a librarian and science professor at the University of Nebraska and a descendant of Thomas Jefferson.
Location: CD Lewis and Clark Catalog; SC93
Collection: T. J. Fitzpatrick Collection (SC93) See finding aid: http://kchistory.org/content/sc93-thomas-j-fitzpatrick-papers-finding-aid
Item Type: Book