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.
The printed note reads: There isn't a Parallel of Latitude but thinks it would have been the Equator if it had had its rights. Mark Twain From "Following the Equator."
The reverse side contains a note from Joe Chief Eagle to Moses Friedman sent on Rosebud, South Dakota in 1913.
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
The handwritten note on the reverse side reads: Birtha and Madge Nason. Chippewas from Minn.
This photograph originally appeared in an album that E. A. Seabrook, a teacher at the Carlisle Indian Industrial School, received from his students on December 25, 1886.
This image was shared courtesy of Robert R. Rowe.
Format: Photographic Print, B&W
Repository: Robert R. Rowe Private Collection