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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Gymnasium, c.1895

The handwritten label on the slide reads: Gymnasium at Play

This image was shared courtesy of Robert R. Rowe.

Format: Lantern Slide

Repository: Robert R. Rowe Private Collection

House of Tennyson Berry (Ah-ko-beh-setine), 1911

The handwritten note reads: Nov. 25, 1911. first snow.

The reverse side includes a short note from Tennyson Berry to an unidentified recipient.

This photograph of Tennyson Berry's, or Ah-ko-beh-setine, house is from...

Format: Photographic Print, B&W, Postcard

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Woodside Park, 1917

The caption reads: WOODSIDE PARK

The reverse side includes a short note from James Garlow to Nellie R. Denny.  

Format: Postcard

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Mr. and Mrs. D. B. Childers and children Clarence, Eloise, and Ruby. Broken Arrow Oklahoma, 1915

Reverse of photograph states: Mr. and Mrs. D. B. Childers and children Clarence, Eloise, and Ruby. Broken Arrow Oklahoma, October 8, 1915.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Homes of Carlisle Ex-Students and Graduates

The caption reads: HOMES OF CARLISLE EX-STUDENTS AND GRADUATES. 

The sub-caption reads: MRS. LAURA PEDRICK, KIOWA, ANADARKO, OKLAHOMA; ELLEN MARTIN MCCOMEE, OSAGE, FORAKE, OKLA.; WILLIAM PAISANO AND MARY PERRY,...

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

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