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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Class of 1900

The caption reads: GRADUATING CLASS OF 1900.

This image appears in John N. Choate's Souvenir of the Carlisle Indian School (Carlisle, PA: J. N. Choate, 1902).

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Group of Eskimo students, 1897

The caption reads: ESKIMO GROUP. AS THEY ENTERED CARLISLE IN 1897. AS THEY APPEAR IN SCHOOL DRESS.

This image appears in John N. Choate's Souvenir of the Carlisle Indian School (Carlisle, PA: J. N. Choate, 1902).

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Garlow, c.1910 #2

The handwritten note on the reverse side reads: GARLOW

This image was shared courtesy of Robert R. Rowe.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Robert R. Rowe Private Collection

Stephen Glori's apartment, 1911

View of  Stephen Glori's apartment building, The Hudsonia, in New York City in 1911. Glori marks the location of his apartment with a "X."

The reverse side includes a note from Glori to Superintendent Moses Friedman.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W, Postcard

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Milton I. Zeigler, c.1905

The handwritten note on the reverse side reads: MILTON I ZIEGLER CARLISLE INDIAN SCHOOL - HARNESS INSTRUCTOR

This image was shared courtesy of Robert R. Rowe.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Robert R. Rowe Private Collection

Carlisle Indian Football Game, c.1910

The handwritten note reads: Carlisle Indian game. I made a + at my foot.

The handwritten notes on the reverse side read: Roy Guyer Played opposit Jim Thorpe. Property of Mrs. Thelma K. Strahm.

This image was shared courtesy of Robert R. Rowe.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W, Postcard

Repository: Robert R. Rowe Private Collection

Bird C. Seward's covered wagon, c.1911

The handwritten note on the reverse side reads: This was taken right after the summer vacation.

View of  Bird C. Seward's wagon around 1911.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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