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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Little Boy, c.1910

The handwritten note on the reverse side reads: LITTLE BOY

This image was shared courtesy of Robert R. Rowe.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Robert R. Rowe Private Collection

Garlow Kicking the Football, c.1910

The printed note on the reverse side reads: Garlow kicking

This image was shared courtesy of Robert R. Rowe.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Robert R. Rowe Private Collection

James B. Driver Bakery Building, c.1910

The handwritten note on the reverse side reads:  James Driver.

This image is of Driver at his bread bakery in Hershey, Pennsylvania.  His horse-drawn cart can also be seen.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Instruction Buildings, c.1908

The caption on this postcard reads: Instruction Buildings, Carlisle Indian School. Carlisle, Pa.

Format: Postcard

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

House of Louis Felix, 1911

The reverse side of the image includes a note from Louis Felix to Superintendent Moses Friedman.

This image is of Felix's house.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W, Postcard

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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