Jason Lee

Methodist Missionary to the Oregon Country

"It is impossible to go behind Jason Lee in Oregon History.  Beyond him there were no schools, no churches, no homes, no agriculture, no Christianity and no civilization."
(T.T. Geer, Governor of Oregon 1899-1903)

Heeding the Call:

The Journey:

The Oregon Country:

Setting Up the Mission:

First Reinforcements:

Second Reinforcements:

The Great Reinforcement:

Oregon Conference:

Dismantling of Mission: