List of Abbreviations
MAR: Monthly and Annual Reports
MR: Mount Rainier National Park
Regional Director: Regional Director,Pacific Northwest Region, unless stated otherwise
SAR: Superintendent's Annual Report
SMN: Superintendent's Monthly Narrative
WHMI: Whitman Mission National Historic Site
WNM: Whitman National Monument
Did You Know?
The Whitmans’ mission was important to early Oregon Trail travelers. Those who were sick, tired, or hungry or who needed a wagon fixed would make the side trip to the mission. Some would spend the winter with the Whitmans before continuing on to the Willamette Valley.