Walker Library Photos


Dunglison's Human Physiology, one of 2 books, signed by "Dr. Whitman". Donors note says they were probably given to Elkanah Walker by Marcus Whitman

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Inscriptions by Mary Walker concerning the relationship to Elvira Perkins, author of Harp Of The Willows.


Spine view of a set of eight devotional works written by Robert Philip. All eight are signed by Elkanah Walker and dated Bangor, 1935. Most have a B.F. Duren Bookseller's label.

Photograph of Senior Class at Pacific University, 1901, taken from Heart of Oak. Right page includes names of each class member.



Inscription on front fly - leaf of Palms of Elim.


Title page and p.233 of First lines of the Practice of Physic by William Cullen. Note the inscription on p.233, written in the margin of the section on measles. This is the only marginal annotation in the book, although there are also brief underlined sections in "Emaciations" and "Apoplexy."


Notes on back fly- leaf Vol. II, a Bible owned by Noah Emerson, Mary Walker's pastor.

Back endpaper of Greek New Testament of Joseph Elkanah Walker. Walker was a missionary under the ABCFM.

Inscriptions on front endpapers of two of the four volumes of Rosenmueller's Latin Compendium, written by Cyrus

Hamlin. Hamlin was the namesake of the Walker's first child, Cyrus.

Encyclopedia with what remains of a deerskin cover. See First White Women Over The Rockies, Vol I, p.199 for the reference to this book in Mary Walker's diary.

Description of the Walker Library
Walker Family Biography
Guide to the Walker Papers