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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George Vedernack, c.1912

Studio portrait of George Vedernack in football uniform.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Unidentified Male, c.1912

Unidentified male seated whose photo was included in a letter to Marie LeSuir from San Francisco on April 9, 1912.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Charles Journeycake's House, c.1912

The caption reads: HOME OF REV CHARLES JOURNEYCAKE LAST CHIEF OF THE DELAWARES ALLUWE, OKLA.,

The reverse side contains a note from Robert Newcomb to Wallace Denny sent on February 16, 1912.

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

Archie Quamala outside a Tailor Shop, c.1912

The handwritten note on the reverse side reads: This is the picture we take at shop. See me in there?

Archie Quamala stands outside a tailor shop along with three unidentified men as well as a small dog.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Carlisle's New York Students Who are Making Good - Joseph Charles

The caption reads: CARLISLE'S NEW YORK STUDENTS WHO ARE MAKING GOOD - JOSEPH CHARLES AND FAMILY IN HIS SUGAR BUSH

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

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

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

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

Carlisle's New York Students Who are Making Good - Solon Shanks

The caption reads: CARLISLE'S NEW YORK STUDENTS WHO ARE MAKING GOOD - SOLON SHANKS AND HIS ELECTRIC TRUCK

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

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Jim Thorpe in Starting Crouch

The headline reads: THORPE, A WONDERFUL INDIAN

The description reads: Jim Thorpe, the wonderful Sac and Fox Indian youth of the Carlisle School, who is picked by many to win the tryout for the American Olympic game in the Pentathlon all-around event at Celtic Park, New York, Saturday. Thorpe has done the 100-yard in 10 seconds, broad jumped 23 feet, high jumped 6 feet, 2 1-2 inches, has put the shot 44 feet, run the high hurdle in 13 3-5 seconds and the low hurdles in 26 seconds. Three performances give him a strong claim to the title of champion all-around athlete. He is 6 feet tall and weighs 180 pounds.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Children of Zippa M. Skenandore, c.1912

The handwritten note on the reverses side reads: their names are

Elizabeth

Madiline

Mabel and Winnifred

Children of Zippa Metoxen Skenandore and Thomas Skenandore outside included in a letter sent to Nellie R. Denny on February 9, 1912.

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

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

Santa Catalina Island, California, c.1912

The caption reads: Avalon from Sugar Loaf, Santa Catalina Island, Cal.

The reverse side includes a note from James R. Paisano to Moses Friedman sent from San Bernardino, California on November 5, 1912.

Format: Postcard

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

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

Rosie Roberts, 1912

The caption reads: MRS. HENRY ROBERTS

The printed note reads: She was Miss Rose De Nomie, a nurse in the Carlisle Indian School Hospital.  When Roberts, star end on the Indians' football team, was injured in a game she nursed him back to health and strength, and was wooed and won by him.

This image was published in the Philadelphia North American on January 16, 1912.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Rosie DeNomie and Henry Roberts, 1912

The captions read: ROSE DENOMIE   HENRY ROBERTS

View of Henry E. Roberts and his wife, Rosie DeNomie.

This image was published in the Chicago Record-Herald on January 21, 1912.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Raymond Stewart's property, c.1912

View of Raymond Stewart's property in Rosebud, South Dakota around 1912.

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

Format: Photographic Print, B&W, Postcard

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

The Menominee of Yesterday

The caption reads: THE MEONMINEE OF YESTERDAY-A MENOMINEE WOMAN IN GALA DRESS

This image appears in Red Man vol. 4, no. 7 (March 1912): 273.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

The Menominee of Yesterday

The caption reads: THE MENOMINEE OF YESTERDAY - THE MEDICINE LODGE IN SEASON

The image appears in Red Man vol. 4, No. 7 (March 1912): 275.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Indians Developing into Good Farmers

The caption reads: INDIANS DEVELOPING INTO GOOD FARMERS

The printed note reads: On every reservation the Indians are enthusiastically taking to farming, and under the direction of trained men sent out by the Government are improving their allotments, 1. Anson Yellow Cloud and teams at Winnebago.  2. Cutting barley by hand on Bob Springer's farm, Fallon, Nev.  3. Planting potatoes on school farm, Umatilla Reservation  4. Bermuda onion field at Sacaton, Ariz., on Pima Reservation.

This image appears in Red Man vol. 4, no. 7 (March 1912): 276.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

1920 - Indians Taxed and Not Taxed

The caption reads: 1920 INDIANS TAXED AND NOT TAXED - CITIZENS (?) AND NON-CITIZENS (?)

The printed notes read: TOTAL NOT TAXED, 31,767 - 11.8 PER CENT. TOTAL TAXED, 233,000 - 88.2 PER CENT.

INDIANS TAXED- All taxed, ---uncolored, 75 to 100 per cent, [green] ; 25 to 75 per cent, [gray]

This image appears in Red Man vol. 4, no. 7 (March 1912): 288.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

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