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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Ernest Roe, c.1895

Studio portrait of Ernest Roe.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

The School's Printing Office

The caption reads: PRINTING OFFICE.

The printed note reads: This department can hardly be surpassed as an educational factor and is open to both sexes. The office is equipped with one oscillating Campbell press and two eclipse, as well as smaller job presses, all run by steam.

This image appears in United States Indian School Carlisle, Penna (Carlisle, PA: The School, [1895?]), 47.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

William Larch, c.1895

Studio portrait of William Larch wearing non-native clothing.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Charles Mishler and Louis Mishler, c.1895

Studio portrait of Charles Mishler and Louis Mishler, both wearing non-native clothing.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Student Learning Music

The caption reads: A MUSIC ROOM.

The printed note reads: Very early in the School experience it was found that there were good voices among the pupils and ability to acquire both vocal and instrumental knowledge. Music proves a pleasing study to the Indian youth, and is useful and entertaining to the School.

This image appears in United States Indian School Carlisle, Penna (Carlisle, PA: The School, [1895?]), 14.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

After School, c.1895

The handwritten note on the reverse side reads: After School.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Robert B. Johnson, c.1895

View of Robert B. Johnson as a student at the Carlisle Indian School around 1895.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Alice Parker, c.1895

Studio portrait of Alice Parker wearing non-native clothing.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Julia Long, c.1895

Studio portrait of Julia Long.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Large Boys' Quarters

The caption reads: THE LARGE BOYS' QUARTERS.

The printed note reads: replace an old barrack building that stood on the same site in the early days of the School, and are 292 x 38 feet.
Congress had not then faith in Indian education, and after several years of disappointment, the boys from their earnings on farms contributed to erect the building $1,851.00, and the balance, $14,500.00 was donated by friends of the School. It has accommodations for 300 boys, with library, reading, assembly, bath and clothing rooms.

This image appears in United States Indian School Carlisle, Penna (Carlisle, PA: The School, [1895?]), 30.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Dahnola Jassan and John Jassan, c.1895

Studio portrait of Dahnola Jassan and John Jassan, both wearing school uniforms.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Isaac Seneca, c.1895

Studio portrait of Isaac Seneca.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Printing Office Mailing Department

The caption reads: PRINTING OFFICE - MAILING DEPARTMENT.

The printed note reads: The School publishes two papers, "The Indian Helper," weekly, with a circulation of about 10,000 ; subscriptions price 10 cents a year ; and "The Red Man," monthly, at 50 cents a year, which is especially devoted to the discussion of different opinions and phases of the Indian question.

This image appears in United States Indian School Carlisle, Penna (Carlisle, PA: The School, [1895?]), 48.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Martha Sickles, c.1895

Studio portrait of Martha Sickles.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Corbett Lawyer, c.1895

Studio portrait of Corbett Lawyer wearing non-native clothing.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Choir on the Bandstand

The caption reads: THE CHOIR.

The printed note reads: adds much to the interest of all the services and entertainments of the School, and on different occasions has won applause from large audiences in Washington, Philadelphia, New York and other cities.

This image appears in United States Indian School Carlisle, Penna (Carlisle, PA: The School, [1895?]), 15.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Julia Elmore and Elizabeth Williams, c.1895

Studio portrait of Julia Elmore and Elizabeth Williams, both wearing school uniforms.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Large Boys Bedroom

The caption reads: BEDROOM - LARGE BOYS' QUARTERS.

The printed note reads: These rooms, 14 x 16 feet, contain three beds each, a wardrobe with three divisions, one for each occupant, a table, chair, washstand, etc., and are decorated with such pictures and ornaments as the occupants may be able or choose to provide.

This image appears in United States Indian School Carlisle, Penna (Carlisle, PA: The School, [1895?]), 31.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Henry Red Kettle and George Bacon, c.1895

Studio portrait of Henry Red Kettle and George Bacon.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

John Kennedy, c.1895

Studio portrait of John Kennedy wearing non-native clothing.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Girls' Quarters

The caption reads: THE GIRLS' QUARTERS

The printed note reads: are 200 x 120 feet with ample accommodations for 300 girls, and with a spacious, paved courtyard in the interior used as a tennis court etc. Besides the bedrooms, the building contains sitting and assembly rooms, music rooms, society rooms, library and reading rooms, as well as abundant facilities for bathing.

This image appears in United States Indian School Carlisle, Penna (Carlisle, PA: The School, [1895?]), 8.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Printing Students

The caption reads: GROUP OF PRINTERS.

The printed note reads: Students must be fairly well advanced in their school work before they can enter the printing office.

Marianna Burgess is sitting in the middle of the group.

This image appears in United States Indian School Carlisle, Penna (Carlisle, PA: The School, [1895?]), 49.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

James Fire Cloud, c.1895

Studio portrait of James Fire Cloud wearing non-native clothing.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Benjamin Green, c.1895

Studio portrait of Benjamin Green. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Michael Couture, c.1895

Studio portrait of Michael Couture wearing non-native clothing. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

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