• Creator
  • Partridge, W. H. (William Henry), 1858-1939
  • Created Date
  • 1887
  • Description
  • Founded in the early 1880s by the American Presbyterian missionary Sheldon Jackson, the school was designed to educate the Tlingit and encourage traditional carving and weaving skills. Caption on mount: Alaska, U.S. Partridge Photo. Opp. the Post Office, Portland, Or. Sitka Training School for Indian ChildrenHandwritten on verso: Partridge 7604PH Coll 322.38.
  • Format
  • Photograph
    8 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.
    Mounted on cabinet card
    Scanned from a photographic print using a Microtek Scanmaker 9800XL at 150 dpi in JPEG format at compression rate 6 and resized to 768x450 ppi. 2009