York's Adventures with Lewis and Clark: An African-American's Part in the Great Expedition
Did you know that an African-American man participated in Lewis and Clark’s famous expedition? Working alongside free men, Clark’s slave York played an important role in the journey’s success.
This award-winning book draws on extensive research to give a gripping and insightful account of York’s significant contribution to this landmark historical event.
Relates the adventures of York, a slave and "body servant" to William Clark, who journeyed west with the Lewis and Clark Expedition of 1804-1806.