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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William Fletcher and his uncle, Old Crow [version 3], 1884

Studio portrait of William Fletcher (standing) and his uncle, Old Crow (setaed). Old Crow is wearing a large overcoat. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Swedish National Museums of World Culture

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

Mabel Kelcusay [version 1], 1884

Studio portrait of Mable Kelcusay possibly wearing school uniform.

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Seven Pueblo students [version 2], c.1884

Studio portrait of three male students and four female students. The caption identifies them as being from the Pueblo nation. 

Staff at the Cumberland County Historical Society identified three students based on comparison with other photographs: seated, from left to right Harry Marmon, Francis H. Ortiz, and James B. Garcia. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Mary K. Marmon, Lena Carr, and Harry Marmon [version 1], c.1884

Studio portrait of Mary K. Marmon (seated), Lena Carr (standing in center) and Harry Marmon (standing at right). Harry is wearing a school uniform.

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Kish Hawkins, Kise (Red Wolf), and Clarence Wolf Face [version 2], c.1884

Studio portrait of Kish Hawkins (at left), Kise (Red Wolf) (in center), and Clarence Wolf Face (at right).

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Three young male students in uniform, c.1884

Studio portrait of three young male students in uniform. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

William Fletcher and his uncle, Old Crow [version 1], 1884

Studio potrait of William Fletcher (standing) and his uncle Old Crow (seated). 

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Mabel Kelcusay [version 2], 1884

Studio portrait of Mabel Kelcusay, possibly wearing school uniform.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Grace Bigheart [?], c.1884

Studio portrait of Grace Bigheart [?].

Note: The caption of this image identifies this student as "Grace Que, Osage." There are no records for a student named Grace Que. The only Osage student named Grace who attended while Choate was taking photographs was Grace Bigheart. At the present time we have identified no other images of Grace Bigheart to use for comparision.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Seven Pueblo students [version 1], c.1884

Studio portrait of three male students and four female students. 

The caption on the Cumberland County Historical Society's copy of this image identifies the students as being from the Pueblo nation. Staff at CCHS identified three students based on comparisons with other photographs: seated, from left to right, Harry Marmon, Francis H. Ortiz, and James B. Garcia.

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Silas Childers, c.1884

Studio portrait of Silas Childers wearing school uniform.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

School student body, 1884

Portrait of a very large group of male and female students, posed on the school grounds with staff in background. The caption states that this is "Carlisle School in 1884, 375 students." Presumably this is the entire student body, or at least all students who were then on the campus. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Nine Indian School students [version 2], c.1884

Studio portrait of nine students. Back row, left to right: Frank West, George Summers, Percy Zadoka, Warden Cleaver; front row, left to right: Annie Thomas, Minnie Yellow Bear, Pollock Spotted Tail, Hattie Longwolf, and Harriet Mary Elder. 

The Cumberland County Historical Society has three copies of this image: PA-CH1-004, 10-B-17, and 10B-08-01. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Hattie Long Wolf, c.1884

Studio portrait of Hattie Long Wolf.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Kise (Red Wolf) and an unidentified male student, c.1884

Studio portrait of Kise (Red Wolf) (standing at right) and an unidentified male student (at left).

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

John Menual Chaves, c.1884

Studio portrait of John Menual Chaves.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Cook, Grace Cook, and Hope Blue Teeth [version 2], c.1884

Studio portrait of Cook, seated, with his daughter, Grace Cook standing at left and Hope Blue Teeth standing at right. Cook has an open photo album in his lap.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Frank Yates [version 2], c.1884

Studio portrait of Frank Yates wearing school uniform.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

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