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    Whitman Mission

    National Historic Site Washington

Adobe Museum 1951

Historic photo of small, one story building. No windows on front wall. Wooden sign says
The adobe museum as it appeared in 1951. This building along with the First House wall display and the rest of the building sites were interpretive highlights during the 1950s.

Did You Know?

Brass compass which belonged to Dr. Whitman

In the fall of 1842 Dr. Whitman decided to travel from Waiilatpu to Boston. He wanted to convince the board members to keep his mission station open. Dr. Whitman was in such a hurry when he left that he forgot his compass.