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?
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.