• bible sitting next to a teapot

    Whitman Mission

    National Historic Site Washington

Endnotes: Introduction and Chapter One

Introduction

  1. Interview with Bill Gulick, Walla Walla, Washington, 17 November 1986.
  2. Ibid.
 

Chapter One

  1. U. S., Congress, House, An Act to Provide for the Establishment of the Whitman National Monument, Pub. L. 840, 74th Cong., 2d sess., 1936, H. R. 7736, p. 1.

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.