Onawa, Iowa: August 9-10, 1804

While camping near the present site of the town of Onawa, Lewis and Clark visited the grave of Blackbird, a former chief of the Maha tribe, who had died along with many of his people during a smallpox epidemic four years earlier.

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Landsat 7 and DEM
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