York Explored the West With Lewis and Clark, But His Freedom Wouldn’t Come Until Decades Later

  A statue of York with Lewis and Clark in Great Falls, Montana. (Andre Jenny / Alamy Stock Photo) By Shoshi Parks Then again, York didn’t have a say in the matter. Though he had grown up side-by-side with William Clark—future leader of the first-known expedition to travel over land from the Eastern seaboard to the Pacific […]