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United States explorer who accompanied Peary's expedition to the North Pole and who led many other Arctic trips (1875-1946) Bartlett , Captain Bob , Robert Abram Bartlett , Robert Bartlett
Italian explorer who led the English expedition in 1497 that discovered the mainland of North America and explored the coast from Nova Scotia to Newfoundland (ca. 1450-1498) Cabot , Giovanni Cabato , John Cabot
son of John Cabot who was born in Italy and who led an English expedition in search of the Northwest Passage and a Spanish expedition that explored the La Plata region of Brazil; in 1544 he published a map of the world (1476-1557) Cabot , Sebastian Cabot
United States explorer who (with Meriwether Lewis) led an expedition from St. Louis to the mouth of the Columbia River; Clark was responsible for making maps of the area (1770-1838) Clark , William Clark
Portuguese navigator who led an expedition around the Cape of Good Hope in 1497; he sighted and named Natal on Christmas Day before crossing the Indian Ocean (1469-1524) da Gamma , Gamma , Vasco da Gamma
Portuguese navigator in the service of Spain; he commanded an expedition that was the first to circumnavigate the world (1480-1521) Ferdinand Magellan , Fernao Magalhaes , Magellan
English explorer who led an expedition in search of the Northwest Passage to the orient; served under Drake and helped defeat the Spanish Armada (1535-1594) Frobisher , Sir Martin Frobisher
Welsh journalist and explorer who led an expedition to Africa in search of David Livingstone and found him in Tanzania in 1871; he and Livingstone together tried to find the source of the Nile River (1841-1904) Henry M. Stanley , John Rowlands , Sir Henry Morton Stanley , Stanley
3rd President of the United States; chief drafter of the Declaration of Independence; made the Louisiana Purchase in 1803 and sent out the Lewis and Clark Expedition to explore it (1743-1826) Jefferson , President Jefferson , Thomas Jefferson
place from which an enterprise or expedition is launched jumping-off place , point of departure
expedition sent by Thomas Jefferson to explore the northwestern territories of the United States; led by Meriwether Lewis and William Clark; traveled from St. Louis to the mouth of the Columbia River from 1803 to 1806 Lewis and Clark Expedition
United States explorer and soldier who lead led an expedition from St. Louis to the mouth of the Columbia River (1774-1809) Lewis , Meriwether Lewis
United States admiral who led a naval expedition to Japan and signed a treaty in 1854 opening up trade relations between United States and Japan; brother of Oliver Hazard Perry (1794-1858) Matthew Calbraith Perry , Perry
(Greek mythology) a member of the warriors who followed Achilles on the expedition against Troy Myrmidon
exploratory action or expedition probe
Shoshone guide and interpreter who guided the Lewis and Clark expedition part of the way Sacagawea , Sacajawea
adventurous expedition safari
expedition to see or hunt wild animals safari
expedition undertaken to gain information scouting trip
hunting expedition shoot
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