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1887 Karl Compton (Ohio-born Physicist) Ohio Scientists & Mathematicians Physics
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1803
Travelling with Lewis and Clark

Lewis: We couldn't leave today until 11 o'clock because two of my men got drunk and we couldn't find them. When I found them I brought them on board, without their help being that they were so drunk. We passed several riffles and stayed the night on the north- west shore. It was here that we were informed of two women who had contracted malaria who lived on the bank just below. I saw many squirrels today and had my dog catch a few.
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