• Roy Chatters Print Museum

      About the Museum The Newspaper and Printing Museum preserves the equipment and methods of letterpress and linotype printing. The museum also holds an extensive collection of early newspapers from throughout Whitman County and has rotating exhibitions featuring artifacts and photographs from the region. While all of the equipment used by early-day printers is still …

  • Holy Trinity Chapel

    Holy Trinity Chapel is a small, lovingly preserved former Episcopal Church which was built in 1896 and is still in all original form.  There are many interesting architectural details including 8 tri-foil topped windows, buttressed exterior walls,  a combination of wood and shingles covering the church and a wrought iron tie back on the chimney …

  • Contact

    Contact the Whitman County Historical Society: PO Box 67, Colfax, WA 99111 Dave Appel: appeldh@colfax.com   Cheryl Kammerzell: cherylk@pionnetwb.com   Ed Garretson: epgjr@wsu.edu   Janet Barstow: barstow@palouse.com  

  • Videos

    Greg Druffel, a WCHS member from Colton, WA has been organizing image and video resources from his family and community collections to share. Below are a few videos from his collection. (Image courtesy Greg Druffel) For more information, write to Greg Druffel: gregory@inlandnet.com