Images

The Images section features photographs, postcards, and different types of artwork, as well as reproductions of images that appeared in newspapers, magazines, and other publications. These images all reflect the Carlisle Indian School students, facilities, and staff. Images available here are drawn from files housed at the U. S. National Archives, from collections of Carlisle Indian School materials housed at various archival repositories, and from a variety of published sources. Visitors to this website are also invited to share copies of photographs from their own personal and family collections; please contact us if you have images you would like to contribute.

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Irene Horse Looking and Henry Horse Looking, c.1884

Studio portrait of Irene Horse Looking and Henry Horse Looking. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Lena Black Bear [version 1], c.1884

Studio portrait of Lena Black Bear probably wearing school uniform. Handwritten along the side of the image: Lena Black Bear

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Bertha Nason and Madge Nason [version 1], c.1884

Studio portrait of Bertha Nason (left) and Madge Nason (right), both wearing school uniforms. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Bertha and Madge Nason [version 2], c.1884

Studio portrait of Madge Nason (left) and Bertha Nason (right), both wearing school uniforms.

The handwritten note on the reverse side reads: Bertha and Madge Nason. Chippewas from Minn.

This photograph originally appeared in an album that E. A. Seabrook, a teacher at the Carlisle Indian Industrial School, received from his students on December 25, 1886.

The Cumberland County Historical Society has a copy of this image: PA-CH1-086b. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Clarence White Thunder, c.1884

Studio portrait of Clarence White Thunder.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

George W. Hill [version 2], c.1884

Studio portrait of George W. Hill. 

Note: When he first entered the school, Hill was known as George Washington. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Candelaria Quintana, Josefeta Montoya, and Jose Maria Perez [version 2], c.1884

Studio portrait of Candelaria Quintana, Josefeta Montoya, and Jose Maria Perez. All are wearing school uniforms.

Note: The Cumberland County Historical Society has two copies of this image: PA-CH1-093a and PA-CH2-019c.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

William Eyawat, c.1884

Studio portrait of William Eyawat. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Dolly Gould, c. 1884

Studio portrait of Dolly Gould probably wearing school uniform. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Almarine McKellop, c.1884

Studio portrait of Almarine McKellop.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Charles Redmore, c.1884

Studio portrait of Charles Redmore wearing a school uniform. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Hospital and Disciplinarian's Quarters, c.1884

View of the Hospital building and the Disciplinarian's Quarters, with the Small Boys' Quarters visible at the far right. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Arnold Woolworth [version 2], c.1884

Studio portrait of Arnold Woolworth. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Joseph Cox and Friend, c.1884

Studio portrait of Joseph Cox (seated) and another person (standing in school uniform), identified as "Friend" in the handwritten caption. This is probably student Friend Hollow Horned Bear, also known as Friend. 

The caption reads: 93 Joseph Cox + Friend

There is another photograph of Joseph Cox wearing the same clothing (see Related Images). That photograph is also undated. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Louise Wilson [version 2], c.1884

Studio portrait of Louise Wilson wearing school uniform.

The Cumberland County Historical Society has two copies of this image: PA-CH1-066b and CS-CH-011. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Carlisle Indian School Student Body [version 1], 1884

Portrait of a very large group of male and female students, assembled in rows on the school grounds. The caption for this copy of the image and the copy at the Cumberland County Historical Society both identify this as the student body of the school in 1884. The caption on the Historical Society copy says there are 375 students in the group. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Clarence White Thunder and Fred Big Horse [version 2], c.1884

Studio portrait of Clarence White Thunder and Fred Big Horse, both wearing school uniforms.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Twenty-four female students as they arrived [version 1], c.1884

Portrait of twenty-four female students, many wrapped in plaid shawls or blankets, posed on the steps of a building on the school grounds. 

There may be another student at the far right of the bottom right; if there is, then there are twenty-five students in the picture. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

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