Hunters and Hunting

Artist's rendition of a hunter wearing a green hunting coat

© 2003 by Michael Haynes

Meriwether Lewis's first shopping list included "20 Fatigue Frocks or hunting shirts." We don't know exactly what he got from public stores at the Schuylkill Arsenal, but they may have looked something like this.

Funded in part by a grant from the National Park Service's Challenge Cost Share Program