Keepers of the Story. Stewards of the Trail.

California Chapter

The California Chapter is dedicated to stimulating public appreciation of the Lewis and Clark Expedition’s contributions to America’s heritage and to the historical development of the West. The Chapter meets twice a year--one in Northern and one in Southern California. Our current President is Philippa Newfield.


Home page of the California Chapter


Mary Ann Kvenvolden
2433 Emerson Street
Palo Alto, CA 94301
(650) 328-0414


Chapter History

Chapter History | Chapter Pictorial History

Other Information

  • Dues
    • Student: $8
    • Individual: $10
    • Family: $15
    • Others to $25.
    • Patron Levels from $30 to $500 (Patrons receive a color version of our Newsletter).
  • Year Founded: 1995
  • Grants
    • Roosevelt County Library, MT (2012)
    • Bilingual English-Spanish children's book and bilingual school and library presentations (2013)
    • Education along the Trail: A joint project of the CA Chapter and the Roosevelt Country Library, Wolf Point, MT (2014)