Attack on the Mission 1847
Attack on the Mission - More Detailed Version
Catherine Sager's account of the attack
Accounts of the Attack and Period of Captivity
Living Arrangements - Fall 1847
Did You Know?
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.