Digital Collections

The Whitman College Digital Collections provide access to digitized historical materials from the College Archives, the Northwest Manuscripts Collection, and other special collections in the Penrose Library.

Detail from 1890 map of Walla Walla Featured digital collections: Whitman, 1859-1909 and Walla Walla, 1859-1909 include nearly 1,000 digitized manuscripts, photographs, and publications from Whitman's and Walla Walla’s first 50 years.

The Whitman College Institutional Repository provides access to more current digital materials of scholarly or enduring value created by faculty, staff, and students at the college.

Change and Continuity VideoFeatured item: "Change and Continuity": In this video President Emeritus Robert Allen Skotheim and Whitman College faculty consider the history of Whitman as a foundation for the college's future.