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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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 Female Student, c.1885

Glass plate negative image of an unidentified female student.

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Arnold Woolworth and three unidentified male students, c.1885

Studio portrait of Arnold Woolworth and three unidentified male students, all in school uniforms.

There is an almost undecipherable handwritten caption along the side of the image, which reads in part: Arnold.

Based on other images, Woolworth is the student standing on the left. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

James B. Garcia [version 2], c.1885

Studio portrait of James B. Garcia wearing non-native clothing.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

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

George Fire Thunder [version 2], c.1885

Studio portrait of George Fire Thunder wearing non-native clothing.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Unidentified Female Student, c.1885

Glass plate negative image of an unidentified female student.

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

James B. Garcia [version 1], c.1885

Studio portrait of James B. Garcia wearing non-native clothing.

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Unidentified Female Student, c.1885

Glass plate negative image of an unidentified female student.

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Frank Everett, c.1885

Studio portrait of Frank Everett in school uniform. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Otto Zotom, c.1885

Glass plate negative image of Otto Zotom, a member of the Kiowa Nation.

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Juan Antonio Chama, c.1885

Studio portrait of Juan Antonio Chama wearing non-native clothing. A handwritten caption along the side of the image probably reads: Juan Antonio Chama. What appears to be a date is also written along the side. It seems to be "3/79" but Chama didn't arrive until 1884, so that isn't possible. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Unidentified Female Student, c.1885

Glass plate negative images of an unidentified female student.

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

Group of female students, c.1885

The handwritten note reads: Group of girl students at Indian School. Carlisle, Pa.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Four Male Students in Military Uniform, c.1885

Four male students wearing military style uniforms. Two seated are holding hats while the two standing have their right hand in their shirt.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Roland Fish, Hiram Doctor, and Owen Fire, c.1885

Studio portrait of Roland Fish, Hiram Doctor, and Owen Fire, all wearing school uniform.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Charlie Carr, c.1885

Studio portrait of Charlie Carr wearing school uniform.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

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 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

Benjamin Lawry, c.1885

The printed note reads: BENJAMIN LOWRIE, WINNEBAGO. Entered Carlisle 1883; graduated 1890; spent several summers working on farms in Bucks Co., Pa.; is now employed as Govt. farmer at Winnebago Agency, Nebraska.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Peter Charko, c.1882

Glass plate negative image of Peter Charko.

The caption reads: Peter Cherco

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

Embry Gibson, c.1884

Studio portrait of Embry Gibson wearing non-native clothing.

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Rosalie Roso, c.1885

Glass plate negative image of Rosalie Roso.

The caption reads: Rosalie Roso

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

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