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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Two Students, c.1886

Two unidentified Carlisle Indian School Students around 1886.

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

John Gunn, c.1886

The handwritten note on the reverse side reads: John Gunn   Pueblo

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

Nellie Aspenall, c.1886

Studio portrait of Nellie Aspenall probably wearing school uniform.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Ernie and Jennie Black, c.1886 [version 2]

Studio portrait of Ernie Black and Jennie Black both wearing non-native clothing. The handwritten note on the reverse side reads: Ernie Black and Sister. Cheyennes from Ind. Ter.

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

Isaac Cutter, c.1886

Studio portrait of Isaac Cutter wearing non-native clothing. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Seichu Atsye, c.1886

Studio portrait of Seichu Atsye possibly in native clothes.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

James H. Miller and Francis H. Ortiz, c.1886

The handwritten note on the reverse side reads: Pueblo boys. James H. Miller. by his Brother Francis H. Ortiz. Indian Training School. Carlisle, Pennsylvania

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

Female Student, c.1886

An unidentified Carlisle Indian School Student around 1886.

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

Bertha and Madge Nason, c.1886

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

Lizzie Dubray, c.1886

Studio portrait of Lizzie Dubray wearing non-native clothing. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Female Student, c.1886

View of an unidentified Carlisle Indian School Student around 1886.

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

Peter Cornelius and William Baird, c.1886

Studio portrait of Peter Cornelius and William Baird, both wearing non-native clothing. 

A handwritten caption along the side of the image reads: Peter Cornelius and William Baird.

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Max Spotted Tail, c.1886

The handwritten note on the reverse side reads: Max Spotted Tail. Sioux boy from Rosebud, Dakota.

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

Nelson Caught the Eagle and an unidentified young man, c.1886

Studio portrait of Nelson Caught the Eagle and an unidentifield young man, both wearing non-native clothing.

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Cyrus Windy, c.1886

The handwritten note on the reverse side reads: Cyrus, Sioux.

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

Patrick Bitter and an unidentfied male student, c.1886

Studio portrait of Patrick Bitter and an unidentified male student, both wearing school uniforms. Bitter is the student on the right. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

John Elm [version 1], c.1886

Studio portrait of John Elm wearing non-native clothing. 

A handwritten caption written along the side of the image probably reads: John Elm.

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

John Elm [version 2], c.1886

Studio portrait of John Elm wearing non-native clothing. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Richard Doanmoe, c.1886

An infant, believed to be Richard Doanmoe, around 1886.

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

Ernie and Jennie Black, c.1886 [version 1]

Studio portait of Ernie Black and his sister Jennie Black both wearing non-native clothing. A handwritten caption along the side of the image probably reads: Ernie Black and his Sister.

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Two Students, c.1886

Two unidentified students around 1886.

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

Ernie and Jennie Black, c.1886 [version 3]

Studio portrait of Ernie Black and his sister Jennie both wearing non-native clothing. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Joshua Given and Julia Given, c.1886

Joshua Given and Julia Given around 1886.

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

Frank Dorian, c.1886

Studio portrait of Frank Dorian wearing non-native clothing. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Frank Everett, c.1886

Studio portrait of Frank Everett wearing non-native clothing. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

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