• bible sitting next to a teapot

    Whitman Mission

    National Historic Site Washington

Visitor Center and Trails circa 1963

Ariel view of Visitor Center along with sidewalks and circular road for parking.
Development site after visitor center and trails were completed in 1963 but before the Frazier house was removed in 1964.

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.