Image Collection

The Image Collection 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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School Herd, c.1902

The caption reads: SCHOOL HERD.

This image appears in The Indian Industrial School, Carlisle, Pa.: 23rd Year (Carlisle, PA: The School, 1902).

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

James B. Garcia, c.1886

The handwritten note on the reverse side reads: James B. Garcia and Santiago

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

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Robert R. Rowe Private Collection

Bark House Sac and Fox Indians, c.1907

The caption reads: BARK HOUSE. SAC AND FOX INDIANS. COPYRIGHT 1907 GEO. E. CORNISH, ARKANSAS CITY, KANS.

The reverse side includes a short note from George B. Kishketon to Superintendent Moses Friedman.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W, Postcard

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Susan Longstreth Literary Society's Room, c.1900

The caption reads: SUSAN LONGSTRETH LITERARY SOCIETY.

The text "Labor Conquers All Things" is on one of the walls in this room.

This image appears in The Indian Industrial School, Carlisle, Pa.: 23rd Year (...

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Entrance Avenue

The caption reads: ENTRANCE AVENUE. The School adjoins the borough of Carlisle on the northeast, and is reached by a public road leading into this avenue on the School grounds.

This image appears in United States...

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

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