Portrait of Harvey Clark

Title

Portrait of Harvey Clark

Description

Portrait of Reverend Harvey Clark, one of the founders of Pacific University. He was born in Vermont on October 7, 1807, and he and his wife Emeline Cadwell arrived in Oregon Territory in 1840 to serve as missionaries for the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions. He went on to preach and to educate children, founding Tualatin Academy in 1849. Harvey Clark died of tuberculosis in Forest Grove on March 25, 1858, and was buried on what is now the Pacific University campus. His body was later re-interred at the Mountain View Cemetery in Forest Grove.

Date Created

circa 1855

Medium

copy prints

Identifier

PUApic_008009

Rights

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