• bible sitting next to a teapot

    Whitman Mission

    National Historic Site Washington

50th Anniversary Photo

Historic photo looking down hill at large group of people.
50th Anniversary of the Whitman Massacre, 1897.

Did You Know?

Oregon Trail Wagon

Wagons used on the Oregon Trail had to carry nearly 2000 pounds of supplies. They traveled 2000 miles or more to the Oregon Country. Most wagons were pulled by oxen as they could eat the prairie grass and survive without lots of food for lengthy periods.