• 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 sawmill sign

The mission at Waiilatpu had a sawmill supplying it with needed cut lumber. It was located in the Mill Creek drainage. Lumber was needed for the split rail fences and finishing the houses built at the mission.