“So Hard to Die” or “Perish in the Attempt”


5:30 pm - 8:15 pm


Salmon Elks Lodge
901 Lombard Street, salmon, ID, 83467, Lemhi, County

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On Monday, June 27, 2022, Drs. David J. and Marti E. Peck will present their research on the 1809 death of Meriwether Lewis. Shrouded in mystery, Lewis’ violent demise is carefully considered by these two medical professionals. In addition to “So Hard to Die,” Dr. David Peck will offer a program on the medical aspects of the Lewis and Clark trek “Or Perish in the Attempt”(same day–time to be announced).

Date: June 27, 2022

Location: Salmon Elks Lodge; 901 Lombard Street

Time: 5:30; program to begin at 6:00 & 7:15

Free of Charge, but donations will be welcomed to help with additional programs

Light refreshments

For more information on this event, contact Hope at

(208) 756-3342