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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Mabel Kelcusay [version 2], 1884

Studio portrait of Mabel Kelcusay, possibly wearing school uniform.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Frank Lock, c.1884

Studio portrait of Frank Lock wearing non-native clothing.

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Mary K. Marmon, Lena Carr, and Harry Marmon [version 1], c.1884

Studio portrait of Mary K. Marmon (seated), Lena Carr (standing in center) and Harry Marmon (standing at right). Harry is wearing a school uniform and the two female students are in non-native dress. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Constant Bread, c.1884

Studio portrait of Constant Bread probably wearing school uniform with neckerchief. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Kise (Red Wolf) and Carl Matches [version 2], c.1884

Studio portrait of Kise (Red Wolf) and Carl Matches, both wearing non-native clothing including straw boater hats. Kise is probably seated at left and Matches is probably standing at right.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Plenty Living Bear [version 2], c.1884

Studio portrait of Plenty Living Bear wearing school uniform.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Lena Black Bear, c.1884 [version 2]

Studio portrait of Lena Black Bear probably wearing school uniform. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Samuel Dion, c.1884

Studio portrait of Samuel Dion probably wearing school uniform. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Hattie Long Wolf, c.1884

Studio portrait of Hattie Long Wolf wearing non-native clothing.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Norman Casadore, c.1884

Studio portrait of Norman Casadore wearing school uniform. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Lena Black Bear, c. 1884 [version 1]

Studio portrait of Lena Black Bear probably wearing school uniform. Handwritten along the side of the image: Lena Black Bear

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Bertha Nason and Madge Nason [version 1], c.1884

Studio portrait of Bertha Nason and Madge Nason, both wearing school uniforms. 

Note: Madge was two years younger than Bertha, and so is probably seated on the left. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Bertha and Madge Nason [version 2], c.1884

The handwritten note on the reverse side reads: Bertha and Madge Nason. Chippewas from Minn.

This photograph originally appeared in an album that E. A. Seabrook, a teacher at the Carlisle Indian Industrial School, received from his students on December 25, 1886.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Henry Kendall, c.1884

Studio portrait of Henry Kendall wearing non-native clothing.

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Alice Neopet [version 1], c.1884

Studio portrait of Alice Neopet wearing non-native clothing.

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Frank Dorian, c.1884

Studio portrait of Frank Dorian in school uniform. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Almarine McKellop, c.1884

Studio portrait of Almarine McKellop wearing non-native clothing.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Alice Neopet [version 2], c.1884

Studio portrait of Alice Neopet wearing non-native clothing.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Group of Pueblo girls, Carlisle Indian School, 1884

The caption reads: GROUP OF PUEBLO GIRLS – ENTERED CARLISLE IN 1884.

This image appears in John N. Choate's Souvenir of the Carlisle Indian School (Carlisle, PA: J. N. Choate, 1902).

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Julia Dorris, c.1884

Studio portrait of Julia Dorris probably wearing school uniform. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Silas Childers, c.1884

Studio portrait of Silas Childers wearing school uniform.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

William Fletcher and his uncle, Old Crow [version 2], 1884

Studio portrait of William Fletcher (standing) and his uncle, Old Crow. Fletcher is wearing non-native clothing and his uncle is wearing a large overcoat.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

John Menual Chaves, c.1884

Studio portrait of John Menual Chaves wearing non-native clothing.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Susie Bond, c.1884

Studio portrait of Susie Bond wearing non-native clothing, possibly a school uniform.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Louis Big Horse, Elmer, Joel Chetopah, Embry Gibson, and Fred Lookout [version 1], c.1884

Studio portrait of Louis Big Horse (back row at left), Elmer (back row in center), Joel Chetopah (back row at right), Embry Gibson (front row at left), and Fred Lookout (front row at right), all in non-native clothing. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

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