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    Whitman Mission

    National Historic Site Washington

Park History Thru 1988

Administrative History:
Whitman Mission National Historic Site

Jennifer Crabtree

U.S. Department of the Interior
National Park Service
Pacific Northwest Region


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.