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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Jim Thorpe Football Card, c.1910

The caption reads: JIM THORPE    Halfback

This 1955 Topps All American Football Card depicts Thorpe when he played at Carlisle.

This image was shared courtesy of Robert R. Rowe.

Format: Artwork

Repository: Robert R. Rowe Private Collection

Manus Screamer, c.1910

View of Manus Screamer around 1910. Screamer, a student at the Carlisle Indian School, went on to become a musician and started his own orchestra.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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

Pawnee County Court House, c.1910

The printed note reads: PAWNEE COUNTY COURT HOUSE, PAWNEE, OKLA.

The handwritten note on the reverse side reads: Dear sir - I am patiently waiting for my money and please send it direct to me We are now having a rest from working in the corn field I am yours Arthur Coons.

Sent by Arthur Coons sent to Moses Friedman on July 12, 1910.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W, Postcard

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Jim Thorpe and shaking hands with Moses Friedman, c.1912

The handwritten notes reads: Warner   Jas. Thorpe   Tewanima   Friedman

Jim Thorpe shaking hands with Moses Friedman while Glenn "Pop" Warner, Lewis Tewanima, and a crowd look on.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Main street of Morristown, SD, c.1910

The handwritten note reads: View at Main St. Morristown. S. D.  Photo by W. B. ZAHN.

The reverse side includes a short note from William Bennett Zahn to Superintendent Moses Friedman.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W, Postcard

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Garlow Kicking the Football, c.1910

The printed note on the reverse side reads: Garlow kicking

This image was shared courtesy of Robert R. Rowe.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Robert R. Rowe Private Collection

Guyon, c.1910

The handwritten note on the reverse side reads: GUYON

This image was shared courtesy of Robert R. Rowe.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Robert R. Rowe Private Collection

Jim Thorpe, c.1910

The caption reads: JAMES THORPE (INDIAN)   FROM THE CARLISLE INDIAN SCHOOL   THE WORLD’S CHAMPION ATHLETE.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W, Postcard

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Davis Lovejoy's farm, c.1910

The handwritten note on the reverse side reads: Davis Lovejoy

View of Davis Lovejoy's farm in Walthill, Nebraska.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Mary Redthunder and child, c.1910

The handwritten note on the reverse side reads: Mary Redthunder

Mary Redthunder with an unidentifed male child.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Verna Turtlehead, c.1910

The handwritten note on the reverse side reads: Winnie Turtlehead's child, Verna.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Michael W. Chabitnoy and Edward Wolfe, #1, c.1910

The handwritten note on the reverse side reads: Mr. Wallace Denny, This is our latest Photos what do you think of them. from your Friend, M.W.Chabinoy. Give my regards to friends.

View of Michael W. Chabitnoy and Edward Wolfe taken during their time at Hershey, Pennsylvania.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W, Postcard

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Marching into School Room, 1910

The caption on this postcard reads: Carlisle, Pa., Marching into School Room, Indian School.

The reverse side includes a short note to Charles Jaggers.

Format: Postcard

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

John Kash Kash's Family, c.1910

The caption reads: Family of John Kash Kash. A Well-To-Do Nez Perce Indian Minister.

This image appears in the Sunday Oregonian, which is published in Portland.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Nana Saunooke in the Auditorium, #1, c.1910

The handwritten note on the reverse side reads: Nan Saunooke

Nana Saunooke in the auditorium of the school with four other women.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Parade in Dupree, SD, c.1910

The caption reads: INDIAN PARADE. CHEYENNE RIVER INDIAN FAIR, DUPREE, SOUTH DAKOTA.

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

Format: Photographic Print, B&W, Postcard

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Edward Bracklin, c.1910 [version 1]

The handwritten notes on the reverse side reads: BRACKLIN Bracklin [illegible] half

This image is of Edward Bracklin, a member of the football team, in football uniform standing on an atheltic field.

This image was shared courtesy of Robert R. Rowe.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Robert R. Rowe Private Collection

Orchard Planted by a Nez Perce Indian Orchardist, c.1910

The top handwritten note reads: Orchard of Stephen Reuben. Carlisle returned student of 1893.

The caption reads: Orchard Planted by a Nez Perce Indian Orchardist of Stephen Reuben. 1,250 different kind of fruit trees.

This image appears in the Sunday Oregonian, which is published in Portland.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Ardith Nioma McComb, c.1910

The handwritten note on the reverse side reads: This is Ardith Nioma my youngest daughter living I have four girls living and one Boy three girls dead

Ardith Nioma McComb, the youngest daughter of Ellen Martin McComb and F. B. McComb, sitting on a stool around the age of four.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W, Postcard

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Joel Wheelock, c.1910

Joel Wheelock in football uniform.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Michael W. Chabitnoy and Edward Wolfe, #2, c.1910

View of Michael W. Chabitnoy and Edward Wolfe taken while the two were working in Hershey, Pennsylvania.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Alberta Bartholomew and Group, c.1910

The handwritten note on the reverse side reads: Alberta Bartholomew

Alberta Bartholomew and eleven unidentified Carlisle students.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Modern Indian Home, c.1910

The caption reads: One of the First of The Modern Indian Homes Built on The Reservation

This image appears in the Sunday Oregonian, which is published in Portland.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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