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The ExpeditionBitterroot Barrier: K'useyneiskitCamassia quamash
8. Pistil, Stigma, Style, Peri

9. Baking Camas

This page has been withdrawn

at the request of

Sammye Meadows, Cultural Awareness Coordinator
National Council of the Lewis & Clark Bicentennial

in behalf of elders of the Nez Perce Indian Tribe,
in the interest of protecting an important cultural resource.

April 26, 2006

Lewis's description of the Indians' method of baking camas
is found in his journal for June 11, 1806.

8. Pistil, Stigma, Style, Peri

From Discovering Lewis & Clark ®, http://www.lewis-clark.org © 1998-2014
by The Lewis and Clark Fort Mandan Foundation, Washburn, North Dakota.
Journal excerpts are from The Journals of the Lewis and Clark Expedition, edited by Gary E. Moulton
13 vols. (Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1983-2001)