• bible sitting next to a teapot

    Whitman Mission

    National Historic Site Washington

Millpond 1936

Historic photo of two men standing on small rise looking down. There is no water. Vegetation is very sparse.
The millpond as it appeared to National Park Service officials in 1936.

Did You Know?

picture of Great Basin Wild Rye Grass

Great Basin Wild Rye Grass is part of the natural landscape at Whitman Mission. The name Waiilatpu, meaning place of rye grass, was used by the people to name the mission site.