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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Rosa B. LaFlesche, #1

The caption reads: MRS. ROSA. B. LA FLESCHE (Chippewa)

The note reads: It was her deep faith in the Society and her devotion to it that carried the first conference to success and gave the Society the strength to live through its most critical periods.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Football Team, 1911-1912

The handwritten note reads: Carlisle Indians 1911-1912.

The printed note on the reverse side reads: 1911 & 1912 Carlisle Indian Team.

BACK
ARCASA  R  HB ; WELSH   QB ; POWELL   FB ; THORPE   L  HB

LINE
WHEELOCK   R E ; DIETZ   R T ; BUSCH   R G ; BERGLE   C ; JORDON   L G ; NEWASHE   L T ; HENRI   L E

17  Dickinson 0
46  Mt StMary’s 6
19  Georgetown 0
17  Layeffette 0
16  Pittsburgh 0
16  Penn 0
18  Harvard 15
13  Syracuse 14

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Robert James Tahamont, c.1911

The handwritten note on the reverse side reads: R. Tahamont

Robert James Tahamont.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Bruce Goesback in football uniform, c.1911

Portrait of Bruce Goesback standing in a field wearing a football uniform. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Anna Hauser, c.1911

The handwritten note on the reverse side reads: Anna Hauser

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Louis Felix's house, 1911

The reverse side of the postcard includes a note from Louis Felix to Superintendent Moses Friedman.

Felix's house is located in Prior Lake, Minnesota.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W, Postcard

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Rosa B. LaFlesche, c.1911

The headline reads: ARRANGING INDIAN CONFERENCE

The caption reads: MRS. ROSA BE LA FLESCHE.

The note reads: Three-quarter blood Chippewa, proud of her race, who is here arranging for the coming conference on betterment of conditions among her people. he is corresponding secretary and treasurer of the American Indian Association.

This image appears in the Columbus Ohio State Journal published in Columbus, Ohio on June 1, 1911.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction, Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Students in School Auditorium, c.1911

Five women and one man on the stage of the school auditorium.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Elmer Busch in football uniform, c.1911

Portrait of Elmer Busch in football uniform standing on an athletic field.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Rose Denomie, c.1912

The caption reads: MRS. HENRY ROBERTS

The printed note reads: She was Miss Rose De Nomie, a nurse in the Carlisle Indian School Hospital. When Roberts, star end on the Indians' football team, was injured in a game she nursed him back to health and strength, and was wooed and won by him.

This image appears in The North American (1912).

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Edison Mount Pleasant on Stage, #1, c.1911

The handwritten note on the reverse side reads: Edison

Edison Mount Pleasant on stage.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Rosa B. LaFlesche, #2

The caption reads: MRS. ROSA B. LA FLESCHE,

The note reads: Secretary Congress of American Indians, in session at Columbus, Ohio.

This image appears in the Oklahoman in 1911.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction, Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Lewis Tewanima in Racing Uniform, 1911

The headline reads: SPEEDY RED MAN

The caption reads: Lewis Tewanima.

The printed note reads: Wonderful little Indian distance run-ner, who is training or the five-mile event at the National Indoor champion-shisp, to beheld in Madison Square garden. New York on December 26.

Lewis Tewanima during the Modified Marathon in New York, New York on May 6, 1911.

This image of Louis Tewanima appears in the Atlanta Constitution on December 21, 1911.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Esther Clark Thomas' House, 1911

The handwritten note on the reverse side reads: Algonac, Mich.
3/25/1911.
Mr. Friedman I am sending you the picture of my house. And kindly give me the address of Charlotte Wilson and Allie Mulins if living and oblige. I remain Esther Clark Thomas.

House of Esther Clark Thomas and Peter W. Thomas in Algonac, Michigan with three children sitting on the porch.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W, Postcard

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Allied Race Conference, 1911

The headline reads: LEADING INDIANS OF U. S. TO CONFER ON RACE ADVANCEMENT

The caption reads: From left to right, in the upper picture, are Mayor George S. Marshall, Dr. Carlos Montezuma of Chicago, Henry Standing Bear of Dakota, Dr. Charles A. Eastman of Amherst, Mass., Charles E. Dagenett of Denver and Prof. F. A. McKenzie of this city. In the lower group are Thomas L. Sloan of Pender, Neb., and Miss Laura Cornelius of New York.

This image appears in The Ohio State Journal on April 4, 1911.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Main street of Salamanca, NY, c.1911

The caption reads: Salamanca, N.Y., East Side of Main St. 

The reverse side includes a handwritten note from Josephine W. Snow to Mr. Moses Friedman.

Format: Postcard

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

A Home Party of Carlisle Students, June 1911

The caption reads: A HOME PARTY OF CARLISLE STUDENTS, JUNE 1911 - LEAVING FOR HOME AFTER A TERM AT CARLISLE

The image appears in Red Man vol. 4, no. 4 (December 1911): 143. 

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Carlisle's Home Party of Boys, 1911

The caption reads: CARLISLE'S HOME PARTY OF BOYS, JUNE, 1911.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Lapwai, Idaho M. E. Church Officials, 1911

The printed note begins: The officials of the M. E. Church South of Lapwai, Idaho, who are shown in the accompanying picture.

The photo includes Rev. Peter Lindsley, Rev. E. J. Conner, Rev. A. L. Thoroughman, Stephen Reuben, John Allen, Edward Kash Kash, and Effie Kash Kash.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Girl Students of Carlisle in Pennsylvania Households Under the School's Outing System

The caption reads: GIRL STUDENTS OF CARLISLE IN PENNSYLVANIA HOUSEHOLDS UNDER THE SCHOOL'S OUTING SYSTEM.

This image appears in Red Man vol. 4, no. 1 (September 1911): 11.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Homes of Carlisle Ex-Students and Graduates

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

The printed note reads: MRS. LAURA PEDRICK, KIOWA, ANADARKO, OKLAHOMA; ELLEN MARTIN MCCOMEE, OSAGE, FORAKE, OKLA.; WILLIAM PAISANO AND MARY PERRY, PUEBLOS, CASA BLANCA, N.M.; BENJ. CASWELL AND LEILA CORNELIUS, CHIPPEWA AND ONEIDA, CASS LAKE, MINNESOTA.

This image appears in Red Man vol. 4, no. 1 (September 1911): 12.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Student Delivers an Oration

The caption reads: THIS INDIAN LAD SPEAKS OF THINGS WITH WHICH HE HAS AN INTIMATE ACQUAINTANCE INSTEAD OF DELIVERING AN ORATION ON LITERATURE OR POLITICS, GAINED SECOND HAND

This image appears in Red Man vol. 4, no. 1 (September 1911): 14.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Navajo Indians Working on the Zuni Dam

The caption reads: FULLBLOOD NAVAJO INDIANS OPERATING STEAM DRILL ON THE CONSTRUCTION OF THE ZUNI DAM, BLACKROCK, NEW MEXICO

This image appears in Red Man vol. 4, no. 1 (September 1911): 31.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

James Thorpe in Football Uniform, #2

The caption reads: JAMES THORPE

Jim Thorpe in his Carlisle Football uniform.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Good Type of the Hopi Maiden

The caption reads: GOOD TYPE OF THE HOPI MAIDEN (Photo by Carpenter, of Field Museum)

This image appears in Red Man vol. 4, no. 2 (October 1911): 77.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

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