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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Six Buildings at the Carlisle Indian School

The captions read: BUILDINGS, THE DINING HALL, THE LEUPP STUDIO, GIRLS' QUARTERS, ADMINISTRATION BUILDING, THE GUARD HOUSE, LARGE BOYS' QUARTERS

The image appears in Red Man vol. 4, no. 3 (November 1911): 122.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Carlisle Indians Defeat Penn on Franklin Field, 1911

The captions read: CARLISLE INDIANS DEFEAT PENN ON FRANKLIN FIELD. 16-0

The sub-captions read: Captain Burd of the Indians, centre; Wheelock, of Carlisle, crashing through Penn's line; When the Indians scored. 

The handwritten note reads: Nov. 4, 1911.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Redwood near Eureka, California

The printed note reads: Giant Redwood near Eureka, California, 44 Ft. Circumference.

Sent by Margaret George to Nellie R. Denny regarding an update to her address from Eureka, California on November 21, 1911.

Format: Postcard

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

House of Tennyson Berry (Ah-ko-beh-setine), 1911

The handwritten note reads: Nov. 25, 1911. first snow.

The reverse side includes a short note from Tennyson Berry to an unidentified recipient.

View of Tennyson Berry's, or Ah-ko-beh-setine, house.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W, Postcard

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Cheyenne Indian Chiefs Favor Education

The caption reads: CHEYENNE INDIAN CHIEFS FAVOR EDUCATION - LONE ELK, TALL BULL, BIG HEAD AND LITTLE SUN, WITH CHEYENNES ATTENDING CARLISLE

The image appears in Red Man vol. 4, no. 4 (December 1911): 163.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

A Navajo Home

The caption reads: A NAVAJO HOME - AND PART OF A FAMILY - A TYPICAL ARIZONA SCENE

The image appears in Red Man vol. 4, no. 4 (December 1911): 163.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Tailoring and Dressmaking

The caption reads: TAILORING AND DRESSMAKING

The image appears in Red Man vol. 4, no. 4 (December 1911): 164. 

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Red Deer Indian School in Canada

The caption reads: THE INDIAN PROBLEM IN CANADA - RED DEER INDIAN SCHOOL, ALBERTA, CANADA

The image appears in Red Man vol. 4, no. 4 (December 1911): 141.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Home of Thomas Hanbury

The caption reads: THE EDUCATION OF ALASKAN INDIANS - HOME OF THOMAS HANBURY, BUILT BY HIMSELF - A CARLISLE EX-STUDENT OF SITKA, ALASKA

The image appears in Red Man vol. 4, no. 4 (December 1911): 142.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Education of Alaskan Indians - Cecelia Baronovitch

The caption reads: THE EDUCATION OF ALASKAN INDIANS-CECELIA BARONOVITCH, CARLISLE CLASS '09, TEACHING GOVERNMENT SCHOOL IN ALASKA

The image appears in Red Man vol. 4, no. 4 (December 1911): 142.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Material Results of Indian Education

The caption reads: MATERIAL RESULTS OF INDIAN EDUCATION

The printed note reads: HOMES OF EX-STUDENTS OF THE CARLISLE SCHOOL ON THE OMAHA RESERVATION, NEBRASKA

The image appears in Red Man vol. 4, no. 4 (December 1911):144.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Material Results of Indian Education - Omaha Tribe

The caption reads: MATERIAL RESULTS OF INDIAN EDUCATION

The printed note reads: THESE VIEWS ARE OF HOMES OF CARLISLE EX-STUDENTS WHO ARE MEMBERS OF THE OMAHA TRIBE IN NEBRASKA

The image appears in Red Man vol. 4, no. 4 (December 1911): 161.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

True Indian Types - Zuni (Arizona)

The caption reads: TRUE INDIAN TYPES - ZUNI (ARIZONA)

The printed note reads: Copyright Photo by Schwemberger

The image appears in Red Man vol. 4, no. 4 (December 1911): 162.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Queen's Hotel, Montreal

The printed note reads: MONTREAL THE QUEEN'S HOTEL AND WINDSOR STREET.

Sent by Cecelia Phillips to Mr. and Mrs. Moses Friedman wishing both a Merry Christmas. Sent from Caughnawaga, Quebec, Canada on December 2, 1911.

Format: Postcard

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Jim Thorpe Athletic Sketches

The headline reads: IN THE SPOTLIGHT OF SPORTS

The subheader reads: This Indian the Athletic Marvel of the Age.

The caption reads: JAMES THORPE

Images and sketches showing Jim Thorpe in various athletic pursuits.

These images appear in the Philadelphia Inquirer on December 3, 1911.

Format: Drawing, Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Nicholas Longfeather, 1911

The caption reads: LONGFEATHER DOCTORS SICK TREES OF THE CITY

This image appears in the Atlanta Georgian on December 22, 1911.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Joe Sheehan

The headline reads: Indian Who Will Compete In Cross Country Club Run

The caption reads: JOE SHEEHAN

Clipping is from the Baltimore Sun on December 31, 1911.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Headflyer and Son, Props. Advertisement, c.1912

The caption reads on: After 5 days return to Indian Trading Post Headflyer & Son, Props. Dealers in GENERAL MERCHANDISE Dry Goods, Provisions, Flour and Feed, and Hay       LAC DU FLAMBEAU,    WIS.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Lewis Tewanima in Track Uniform, #1, c.1912

The caption reads: Louis Tewanima

The printed note reads: IN THE 10,000-METER RUN AT THE OLYMPIC GAMES IN STOCKHOLM TEWANIMA SECOND PLACE-HE IS A FULL-BLOOD HOPI INDIAN AND IS CONSIDERED AMERICA'S GREATEST LONG-DISTANCE RUNNER

Tewanima in his Carlisle Track and Field Uniform.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Clemence LaTraille, c.1912

The handwritten note on the reverse side reads: Clemence LeTraille

Clemence LaTraille with an unidentified student.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Olympic Heroes, The Three Men Carlisle Will Honor, 1912

The caption on the front reads: The Three Men Carlisle will Honor. Left to Right: Thorpe, Tewanima, Warner.

The printed note on the reverse side reads: Olympic Heroes THORPE TEWANIMA and WARNER will return to Carlisle Pa., August 16, 1912. Five Bands, Big Street Parade, State Military, State Constabulary, Fire Companies, Presentation to Heroes, Athletic Sports, Great Fireworks Display, State & National Leaders will be Here.

This image was shared courtesy of Robert R. Rowe.

Format: Postcard

Repository: Robert R. Rowe Private Collection

Nancy and John Samuel, c.1912

The handwritten note on the reverse side reads: A happy new year to you and Mrs Friedman from Mr and Mrs Samuel.

John Samuel and Nancy Samuel, nee John on a bench.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W, Postcard

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Carlisle's New York Students Who are Making Good - Allen Blackchief

The caption reads: CARLISLE'S NEW YORK STUDENTS WHO ARE MAKING GOOD - ALLEN BLACKCHIEF'S STACKS OF HAY AND OATS

This image appears in Red Man vol. 4, no. 5 (January 1912): 185.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Albert Nash, Robert Nash, and George Nash, c.1912

Studio portrait of Albert Nash, Robert Nash, and George Nash. The three were brothers. All three are in non-native clothing; two are wearing uniforms. 

Note: Albert Nash left the school in 1898 and his brothers arrived in 1911. Therefore this photo was probably taken when Albert was visiting them at the school during their stay there, or it may have been taken in Philadelphia where Albert was living during a visit from his brothers. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Lewis Tewanima in Track Uniform, #2, c.1912

Lewis Tewanima in his Carlisle Track and Field Uniform.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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