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A visit to the original site of the Indian Training School in Forest Grove

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A visit to the original site of the Indian Training School in Forest Grove

Description

A group portrait of students and staff from Chemawa School, visiting the original site of the Indian Training School in Forest Grove. At the time when this picture was taken, the school had been relocated to Salem and renamed Chemawa. In this photo are Edwin L. Chalcraft, second from right, and Alice P. Chalcraft, his daughter, seated in front with a white hat. Edwin Chalcraft was the superintendent of Chemawa School from 1894-1895 and 1904-1911. This image is a copy of an earlier version of the photograph. It is most likely based on an original lantern slide located in the Chalcraft-Pickering Photographs collection at the Washington State University Archives.

Date

1894-1911

Identifier

PUApic_008610.jpg

Image Text

[Back:] Site where Chemawa School began, Feb. 25, 1880 at Forest Grove, Oregon. 90-202 (Chalcraft collection). Edwin L. Chalcraft, second from right; Alice P. Chalcraft, his daughter, seated in front with white hat.

Citation

“A visit to the original site of the Indian Training School in Forest Grove,” Pacific University Archives Exhibits, accessed September 20, 2017, http://exhibits.lib.pacificu.edu/items/show/3296.