Forest Grove, Oregon - Fine Art Prints of Historical Photos

Forest Grove, Oregon - Fine Art Prints of Historical Photos

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  1. Dr. Sidney Marsh, 1st President of Pacific University - Hendee

    Dr. Sidney Marsh, 1st President of Pacific University - c. 1865

    Dr. Sidney Marsh was appointed President of Tualatin Academy in Forest Grove in 1853, and carried on as that position when the school became Pacific University in 1854. Learn More
  2. Eliza H. Marsh, Wife of Sidney Marsh

    Eliza H. Marsh, Wife of Sidney Marsh - c. 1870

    Eliza Haskell, born in Ohio in 1841, married Sidney Marsh in 1860, when he was already the president of Pacific University. She was 15 years younger than her husband. Learn More
  3. Elkanah Walker, Early Oregon Missionary - Bowers

    Elkanah Walker, Early Oregon Missionary - 1871

    Elkanah Walker crossed the plains with his new bride, Mary, in 1838, at a time when the Oregon Trail had not yet been given its name. Mary was known as the "third woman to cross the Rockies". Learn More
  4. Ladies Hall at Pacific University - Davidson

    Ladies Hall at Pacific University - c. 1885

    Ladies Hall is the ornate building on the right - the first dormitory at Pacific University - completed in 1882. Learn More
  5. Mary Marsh, Daughter of Sidney &  Eliza - Buchtel

    Mary Marsh, Daughter of Sidney & Eliza - c. 1876

    Mary Marsh was about eleven years old when this photo of her was taken by Joseph Buchtel. Her father would die young three years later. Learn More
  6. Pacific University Football Team

    Pacific University Football Team - c. 1911

    In this photo taken 20 years after Pacific University began its football program, the team poses at practice. It's not clear whether they removed their helmets for the photo, or just hadn't started wearing them in 1911. Learn More

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