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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Seven visiting chiefs with two older Native American men and three male students, c.1890

Studio portrait of seven visiting chiefs with two older Native American men (possibly also chiefs) and three male students. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Composite of Carlisle Indian School Images, c.1890

A composite of different Carlisle Indian School images from around 1890.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

David Hodgson and Frank Shane, c.1890

Studio portrait of David Hodgson (standing) and Frank Shane (seated). Hodgson is wearing a school uniform. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Twelve Cheyenne students [version 2], c.1890

Studio portrait of nine students and three female students. The caption identifies them as being from the Cheyenne nation.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Eustace Esapoyhet, Frank Everett, and two unidentified young men, c.1890

Studio portrait of Eustace Esapoyhet, Frank Everett, and two unidentified young men. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Twenty-two unidentified students (Miss McAdams' Class), c.1890

Studio portrait of fifteen unidentified male students and seven unidentified female students with one white woman. Previous cataloging identifies this group as "Miss Adams' Class." 

There are no records for a teacher named Miss Adams. This is probably teacher Clara C. McAdam who taught between 1890 and 1893. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Peter Cornelius and William Baird [version 2], c.1890

Studio portrait of Peter Cornelius (at left) and William Baird (at right), both wearing non-native clothing.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Chapo Geronimo and an unidentified young man, c.1890

Studio portrait of Chapo Geronimo and an unidentified young man, both with decorative beaded canes. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Graduating Class of 1890 [pose 2], 1890

Studio portrait of thirteen male and five female students. 

This appears to be a different version (people in different positions) of the graduating class of 1890. This is not the version that became the official photograph of the class. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Annie Gesis, c.1890

Studio portrait of Annie Gesis.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Unidentified male student #37, c.1890

Studio portrait of an unidentified male student in a school uniform. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Robert Tome [?], c.1890

Studio portrait of Robert Tome [?] in school uniform.

Note: This student was previous identified as Robert Thomas. There are no records of a student with that name so it seems likely that he is Robert Tome. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Joshua Walker, c.1890

Studio portrait of Joshua Walker wearing school uniform.

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Norman Casadore and Stephen Smith [version 2], c.1890

Studio portrait of Norman Casadore (standing) and Stephen Smith (sitting).

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Malpass Cloud and an unidentified male student, c.1890

Studio portrait of Malpass Cloud and an unidentified young man, both wearing school uniforms. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Lena Webster and Veronica Holliday, c.1890

Studio portrait of Lena Webster and Veronica Holliday. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Kate Stocker and Jessie Spread Hands, c.1890

Studio portrait of Kate Stocker and Jessie Spread Hands.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Male and female students with two female teachers, c.1890

Portrait of ten unidentified male students and thirteen unidentified female students posed with two white women, presumably teachers, on the steps outside a brick building. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Patrick Bitter [version 1], c.1890

Studio portrait of Patrick Bitter holding a large light bowler hat. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Twelve male Sioux students [version 2], c.1890

Studio portrait of twelve male students. The caption says they are "Pine Ridge Sioux" and identifies them as: 

Front row, seated: Thomas Black Bear, Alexander Man Above, Charles Smith, Andrew Beard, Herbert Good Boy, Robert Horse, and Phillip White.

Back row, standing: Samuel Dion, James One Star, Howard Slow Bull, Charles Brave, and Willis Black Bear. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Frank Everett, c.1890

Studio portrait of Frank Everett in school uniform. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Perry Kennerly, c.1890

Studio portrait of Perry Kennerly wearing school uniform.

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Unidentified male student #38, c.1890

Studio portrait of an unidentified male student. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

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