Spalding Collection, 1832-1997  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Spalding Family
Title
Spalding Collection
Dates
1832-1997 (inclusive)
Quantity
9.0 linear feet
Collection Number
HTM_WCMss103 (collection)
Summary
Materials related to Northwest pioneer and missionary Henry H. Spalding who came west with Dr. Marcus Whitman and established a mission and printing press, at Lapwai, among the Nez Perce Indians.
Repository
Whitman College and Northwest Archives
Whitman College and Northwest Archives
Penrose Library, Room 130
345 Boyer Avenue
Walla Walla, WA
99362
Telephone: 509-527-5922
Fax: 509-526-4785
archives@whitman.edu
Access Restrictions

None.

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The collection consists of the correspondence, journals, manuscripts, speeches and sermons of Reverend Spalding. Accounts of and investigations into the Whitman Massacre including speeches, questionnaires and notes for United States Congressional hearings, are included as are newspaper clippings, magazine articles and papers of and about Reverend Spalding. The collection also contains the writings of his wives, Eliza and Rachel.

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  • Subject Terms :
  • Missionaries