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An image of the Indian Training School's original campus in Forest Grove. The two large buildings were probably dormitories; the small building in the center was the workshop. The photograph is numbered 35 in a series of photographs by I.G. Davidson,…

A posed photograph of Native American boys in the Forest Grove Indian Training School performing blacksmithing skills. The names of the children are not identified. The white man is their blacksmithing instructor. The caption notes that this was…

A posed photograph of Native American students sitting at desks outside of a building at the Forest Grove Indian Training School. Various maps, drawings and Christian signs are on wall behind the students, demonstrating the academic subjects that the…

A posed photograph of Native American girls in the Forest Grove Indian Training School performing housekeeping skills. The twenty girls of various ages are in western dress and are doing tasks which range from sewing to washing. The caption notes…

A posed photograph of Native American boys in the Forest Grove Indian Training School performing shoemaking skills. The names of the children are not identified. The white man is their instructor, Samuel A. T. Walker, who noted the occasion in his…

A posed photograph of Native American boys in the Forest Grove Indian Training School performing carpentry skills. The caption notes that this was number 42 in a series of photographs by I.G. Davidson, a photography studio based in Portland. The…

A group portrait of students from the Spokane tribe at the Forest Grove Indian Training School, taken when they were "new recruits." The caption notes that this was number 43 in a series of photographs by I.G. Davidson, a photography studio based in…

An image of the Indian Training School's original campus in Forest Grove. It shows the students in their uniforms, a male teacher (probably the superintendent, Captain M.C. Wilkinson), and other teachers and staff in the foreground, with a dormitory…

A group portrait of seven boys who came to the Forest Grove Indian Training School from the Spokane tribe. This portrait likely depicts the seven Spokane boys who arrived together at the school in November, 1880: Charles Abraham; George Secup; George…

A group of eight boys who attended the Forest Grove Indian Training School, from the Wasco, Paiute and Warm Springs tribes. This is one of several group portraits by the I. G. Davidson studio that depict "before and after" views of students at the…