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 1892

The caption reads: Graduating Class, 1892. Indian Industrial School, Carlisle, Pa.

Thomas Metoxen (Oneida.) Hattie Long Wolf (Sioux.) Reuben Wolfe (Omaha.) Luzena Choteau (Wyandotte.) William Baird (Oneida.) Albert Bishop, (Seneca.) Benajah Miles (Arapahoe.) Joseph Hamilton (Piegan.) Benjamin Caswell (Chippewa.) Frank Everett (Wichita.) Lydia Flint (Shawnee.) Fred Peake (Chippewa.)

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Raymond Stewart's house, c.1912

Raymond Stewart stands with his family outside his house in Rosebud, South Dakota around 1912.

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

Format: Photographic Print, B&W, Postcard

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Harry and Daisy Charles, c.1917

While the two individuals in this photograph have not been positively identified, it is likely Harry Charles and Daisy Brader. Harry married Daisy in December 1917.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Warner and Thorpe at Football Practice, c.1910

The handwritten note on the reverse side reads: WARNER & THORPE

This image was shared courtesy of Robert R. Rowe.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Robert R. Rowe Private Collection

Christmas postcard, 1912

The caption reads: A Merry Christmas

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

Format: Postcard

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Elmer Echo Hawk's house, 1912

A panoramic view of Elmer Echo Hawk's house in Pawnee, Oklahoma in 1912.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Thomas Hamberg with children, c.1908

View of Thomas Hamberg and two children around 1908.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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