Images

The Images section 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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Group of Pueblo girls, Carlisle Indian School, 1884

The caption reads: GROUP OF PUEBLO GIRLS – ENTERED CARLISLE IN 1884.

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

William Eyawat, c.1884

Studio portrait of William Eyawat wearing non-native clothing. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

De Bett Cheyenne Chief, c.1884

Studio portrait of De Bett Cheyenne Chief wearing non-native clothing.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Jennie Black, c.1884 [version 2]

Studio portrait of Jennie Black probably wearing school uniform. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Jennie Black, c.1884 [version 1]

Studio portrait of Jennie Black probably wearing school uniform. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Studio portrait of Walter Analla and his sister, Maria Analla, both in school uniforms.

A handwritten caption along the side of the image probably reads: Walter Analla and his sister. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Arnold Woolworth, c.1884

Studio portrait of Arnold Woolworth wearing non-native clothing. A handwritten caption along the side of the image probably reads in part: Arnold.

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Clayton Brave, c.1884

Studio portrait of Clayton Brave wearing non-native clothing. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Lena Black Bear, c.1884 [version 2]

Studio portrait of Lena Black Bear probably wearing school uniform. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Constant Bread, c.1884

Studio portrait of Constant Bread probably wearing school uniform with neckerchief. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Norman Casadore, c.1884

Studio portrait of Norman Casadore wearing school uniform. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Lena Black Bear, c. 1884 [version 1]

Studio portrait of Lena Black Bear probably wearing school uniform. Handwritten along the side of the image: Lena Black Bear

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Pueblo girls, c.1884 [before]

The caption reads: Pueblo Girls. Entered Carlisle. Aug. 1884.

The handwritten note on the reverse side reads: Before

This image was shared courtesy of Robert R. Rowe.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Robert R. Rowe Private Collection

Carlisle Indian School Student Body, 1884

Carlisle Indian School in 1884; 375 students.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

William Baird, c.1885

Studio portrait of William Baird wearing a uniform. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Edgar Fire Thunder and Solomon, c.1885

Glass plate negative image of Edgar Fire Thunder, a member of the Sioux Nation. Another person, named Solomon, is also pictured.

The caption reads: Solomon and Edgar

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Unidentified Male Student, c.1885

Glass plate negative of an unidentified male student.

Another glass plate negative image of this same student, in a similar pose, is also on our website. See "Related Images".

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Henry Ouita, c.1885

Glass plate negative image of Henry Ouita, a member of the Apache Nation.

The caption reads: Henry Outa - 3-50 - Pd

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Unidentified Female Student, c.1885

Glass plate negative image of an unidentified female student.

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Peter Douville, c.1885

Studio portrait of Peter Douville in school uniform. Handwritten caption along the side of the image reads: Pete Douville

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Unidentified Male Student, c.1885

Glass plate negative image of an unidentified male student.

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Little Elk, c.1885

Glass plate negative image of Little Elk.

The caption reads: Little Elk

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Unidentified Female Student, c.1885

Glass plate negative image of an unidentified female student.

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Unidentified Male Student, c.1885

Glass plate negative image of an unidentified male student.

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Minnie Atkins, c.1885

Studio portrait of Minnie Atkins probably wearing a school uniform.

The caption reads: Minnie Atkins

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

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