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Willamette Historical Pageant’s Indian War Dance for the 75th anniversary in 1919 (possibly Founder's Day)

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1919

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"Most stupendous of spectacles was the historical pageant presented on the Willamette campus June seventh, ninth, and tenth, nineteen hundred nineteen, celebrating the seventy-fivth[sic] anniversary of the founding of Willamette University. ... The pageant consisted of twenty-two episodes recalling the chief events in Oregon history, as the Indians at the St. Louis seeking the White Man's Book of Heaven; Dr. McLoughlin's work as the father of Old Oregon; the coming of Jason Lee; the beginning of the Provisional Government, and the founding of Willamette University. ..." - 1921 Wallulah, p. 200.
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Founder's Day

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