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The island mentioned is now named La Framboise Island and is connected to the city of Pierre with a causeway. 

  Foot traffic only is allowed on the Island. 




Pierre, South Dakota

September 25, 1804

" raised a Flag Staff & made a orning or shade on a Sand bar in the mouth of Teton River, for the purpose of Speeking with the Indians...  we feel much at loss for the want of an interpreter the one we have can Speek but little ... met in Council ... envited those Cheifs on board to Show them our boat; soon began to be troublesom... Proceeded on about 1 mile & anchored out off a Willow Island,  I call this Island bad humered Island as we were in a bad humer"  Captain Clark

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