or Sac·a·ga·we·a Sak·a·ja·we·a
- Bird Woman, 1787?–1812?, Shoshone guide and interpreter: accompanied Lewis and Clark expedition 1804–05.
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"We are coming to a country where the river has three forks," said Sacajawea.
Sacajawea, recovered from her illness, began to look for familiar landmarks.
Sacajawea excitedly pointed to deserted wickiups and traces of fires.
Sacajawea had just snatched her baby before its cradle went into the flood.
The whites had surprised them in their very citadel—led by Sacajawea.
Her portrait is stamped on the golden dollar.
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