Belle Putman Walker portrait

Title

Belle Putman Walker portrait

Description

A portrait of a Belle (or Bell) Putman Walker. Belle spent much of her early life in Forest Grove, Oregon. She was the wife of Levi C. Walker and the daughter-in-law of prominent missionaries Elkanah and Mary Richardson Walker. In the 1880s, Belle Walker worked as an instructor at the Forest Grove Indian School. This hand-colored portrait was taken in Lincoln, Nebraska where her daughter Elda and Leva Walker lived, probably around the 1930s.
[back] Miss Levi Walker, nee Bell Putnam

Date Created

circa 1930s

Medium

photographic prints

Language

English

Identifier

PUApic_008906

Rights

Online access to this image is for research and educational purposes only. To inquire about permissions, order a reproduction, or for more information, please contact the Pacific University Archives at archives@pacificu.edu.

Contributor

Gold & Co., photography studio