The printed description on the reverse side reads: 87. 2 Shoshonee and 13 Northern Arapahoe children as they arrived.
This image features a group of Northern Arapaho and Shoshone children who arrived at Carlisle on March 11, 1881.
The caption reads: A REPRESENTATIVE FIRST PARTY.
This image, of 13 Northern Arapaho and 2 Shoshone children arriving at Carlisle on March 11, 1881, appears in The Indian Industrial School, Carlisle, Pa.: 23rd Year (Carlisle, PA: The School, 1902).