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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Lewis Tewanima and Jim Thorpe, c.1912

The headline reads: CARLISLE INDIAN ATHLETES LIKELY TO MAKE OLYMPIC TEAM

The captions reads: TEWAUNIA, MARATHON.    THORPE, WEIGHTS, HURDLES AND SPRINTS.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Joshua Hermeyesva, c.1912

Studio portrait of Joshua Hermeyesva wearing a uniform.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Edward P. Davis, c.1912

The handwritten note on the reverse side reads: Photo of myself, Edw. P. Davis.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Carlisle's New York Students Who are Making Good

The caption reads: CARLISLE'S NEW YORK STUDENTS WHO ARE MAKING GOOD - SHERMAN SMITH, PATTERSON HILL, JERRY BLACK, EDDIE BLACK, SIMON GRAND, FREEMAN JOHNSON AND BERT MOSES, EMPLOYEES OF THE STEIN-BLOCK CO., ROCHESTER, N. Y. 

This image appears in Red Man vol. 4, no. 5 (January 1912): 186.

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

John J. Godfrey, 1912

The caption reads: JOHN GODFROY     Indiana's Only Police Officer of Indian Extraction

This image of John J. Godfrey on his appointment to patrolman appears in the Fort Wayne Journal Gazette in 1912.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

George Vedernack, c.1912

Studio portrait of George Vedernack in football uniform.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Lucy Beaver's home, c.1912

The handwritten note on the reverse side reads: The home of Lucy Beaver Ex. Student. Paden, Okla.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W, Postcard

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Edward P. Davis' barber shop, c.1912

The caption reads: Shop of Edw. P. Davis, Alma, Mich.

View of Edward P. Davis' barber shop, which was located in a hotel in Alma, Michigan.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

True Indian Types - Tall Bull, Cheyenne

The caption reads: TRUE INDIAN TYPES - TALL BULL, CHEYENNE

The printed note reads: TALL BULL RECENTLY MADE CARLISLE A VISIT AND WAS MUCH INTERESTED IN THE WORK OF THE INSTITUTION (Photo by Hensel)

This image appears in Red Man vol. 4, no. 5 (January 1912): 187. 

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

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

Hotel Office in Alma, MI, c.1912

The handwritten note on the reverse side reads: Office of the Hotel, in which my shop is located.  It is run on the European plan.

View inside a hotel in Alma, Michigan where Edward P. Davis had a barber shop.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W, Postcard

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Ohio State Capitol, c.1912

The caption reads: OHIO STATE CAPITOL, COLUMBUS, OHIO. McKINLEY MONUMENT IN FOREGROUND.

The reverse side includes a note from William Dale to Moses Friedman sent from Minco, Oklahoma in 1912.

Format: Postcard

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Homes of Omahas Educated at Carlisle

The caption reads: HOMES OF OMAHAS EDUCATED AT CARLISLE

The printed note reads: A SERIES OF 27 PICTURES WERE RECENTLY RECEIVED SHOWING HOW OUR EX-STUDENTS FROM THIS ONE TRIBE OWN GOOD HOMES, ARE ENGAGED IN BUSINESS, THE TRADES AND IN FARMING - ALL SUCCESSFULL. THEY ARE MOULDING THE LIFE OF THE TRIBE. 

This image appear in Red Man vol. 4, no. 5 (January 1912): 188.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

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

A Group of Graduates and Returned Students

The caption reads: A GROUP OF GRADUATES AND RETURNED STUDENTS OF THE CARLISLE SCHOOL AT THE COMMENCEMENT EXERCISES OF 1911

This image appears in Red Man vol. 4, no. 5 (January 1912): 205.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Sampson Burd in football uniform, c.1912

Portrait of Sampson Burd wearing football uniform standing on an athletic field.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Raymond Stewart's house, c.1912

Raymond Stewart stands with his family outside his house in Rosebud, South Dakota around 1912.

The reverse side includes a note from Stewart to administrators at the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W, Postcard

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Jim Thorpe shaking hands, c.1912

The handwritten note reads: Thorpe

Jim Thorpe shaking hands with Moses Friedman while Glenn "Pop" Warner, Lewis Tewanima, and a crowd look on.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Home of James E. Johnson, Class 1901

The caption reads: HOME OF JAMES E. JOHNSON, CLASS 1901

The printed note reads: DR. JOHNSON HAS A WELL ESTABLISHED DENTAL PRACTICE IN SAN JUAN, P. R.; HIS WIFE IS ALSO A CARLISLE GRADUATE. HE IS A STOCKBRIDGE INDIAN AND WHILE AT SCHOOL WAS AN ALL-AMERICAN QUARTERBACK 

This image appears in Red Man vol. 4, no. 5 (January 1912): 205.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

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

Elmer Echo Hawk's house, 1912

A panoramic view of Elmer Echo Hawk's house in Pawnee, Oklahoma in 1912.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Ten Mile Race Participants

The headline reads: FACTORS IN TEN-MILE HANDICAP RACE

The caption reads: SHEEHAN    RUTH      GAULE     ELPHINSTONE

Taking the lead in the last two miles, Elphinstone was the victor in the endurance event of the Cross Country Club yesterday, which finished at Oriole Park. Ruth, Gaule and Sheehan were always contenders during the running.

Clipping is from the Baltimore American on January 2, 1912.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Carlisle Indian School Basketball team, 1912

The caption reads: CARLISLE INDIAN BASKETBALL TEAM.

Standing, left to right - Thorpe, centre; J. Wheelock and Goes Back, guards.  Sitting - Powell and Roberts, guards; Wounded Eye, substitute.

This image was published in the Philadelphia Public Ledger on January 7, 1912.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Nicholas Longfeather, 1912

The caption reads: INDIAN TREE EXPERT HERE

This image appears in the Atlanta Constitution on January 9, 1912.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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