• bible sitting next to a teapot

    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?

photo of Alice Clarissa's memorial marker

On her 29th birthday Narcissa gave birth to a daughter, Alice Clarissa. The Cayuse called her “Cayuse Te-mi” (Cayuse girl) because she was born on Cayuse land. Some historians see her as a potential bridge between the two cultures. Unfortunately Alice Clarissa drowned when she was 2 years old.