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    Whitman Mission

    National Historic Site Washington

Park Fun

A young visitor paints Indian designs on a rock.

Visitor makes her own pictograph. You can do this at home. Get a rock and some paint. Paint a traditional design or create one of your own. What does your pictograph say to people?

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Crafts You Can Do at Home

Make Indian Moccasins

Make Adobe Bricks

Make a Model of a Covered Wagon

Make a Patchwork Quilt

Did You Know?

picture of sawmill sign

The mission at Waiilatpu had a sawmill supplying it with needed cut lumber. It was located in the Mill Creek drainage. Lumber was needed for the split rail fences and finishing the houses built at the mission.