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Objective: Chapter 1 Youth 1774 - 1792 | Chapter 2 Planter 1792 - 1794 The objective of this lesson is to explore the aristocratic system of Meriwether Lewis' boyhood.
1) 1. Discuss in class the aristocratic system that still seemed to be in place when Meriwether Lewis was a boy. Where did he fit in that system?
2. Was it appropriate that Lewis should receive special treatment due to his family's military connections? Why?
3. Divide the class in...
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