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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Chauncey Yellow Robe [version 1], c.1895

Studio portrait of Chauncey Yellow Robe (Timber Yellow Robe) as he graduated in 1895.

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Football Team

The caption reads: THE FOOT BALL TEAM has played games with the teams of the Naval Academy, Lehigh University, Bucknell, Dickinson and other colleges, with credit to themselves both for their playing and gentlemanly conduct.

This image appears in United States Indian School Carlisle, Penna (Carlisle, PA: The School, [1895?]), 33.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Robert Taylor, c.1895

Studio portrait of Robert Taylor.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Paul Hayne, c.1895

Studio portrait of Paul Hayne. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

School Kitchen

The caption reads: THE SCHOOL KITCHEN.

The printed note reads: is fitted up with large ranges and steam cooking apparatus.

This image appears in United States Indian School Carlisle, Penna (Carlisle, PA: The School, [1895?]), 26.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Robert Elige Crow, c.1895

Studio portrait of Robert Elige Crow. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Dining Hall, c.1895

The handwritten label on the slide reads: The Dining Hall

Format: Lantern Slide

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Neal Monoahsy [?], c.1895

Studio portrait of Neal Monoahsy [?] wearing school uniform. 

Note: The caption for this photograph appears to be "Neil Mon." There is no student by that name. We believe this is Neal Monoahsy. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Carlisle School Band, c.1895

The Carlisle Indian Industrial School band practicing on the grounds.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Harold Parker, Laura Parker, and Juanada Parker, c.1895

Studio portrait of Harold Parker, Laura Parker, and Juanada Parker. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Taylor Smith, c.1895

Studio portrait of Taylor Smith.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Blacksmith Shop

The caption reads: THE BLACKSMITH SHOP.

The printed note reads: The Indian boys soon become adepts in this trade, forging the horseshoe and setting it, learning to fashion the iron to any desired shape, working bar steel into tools with skill and readiness hardly credible unless witnessed.

This image appears in United States Indian School Carlisle, Penna (Carlisle, PA: The School, [1895?]), 45.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Group of Apaches

This caption reads: GROUP OF APACHES.

The printed note reads: Of all the Indians Carlisle has undertaken, no tribe presented a more hopeless outlook than the Apaches from Arizona, who have long held a most unenviable reputation as the outlaws and the Ishmaelites of the Indians.  Carlisle's experience with the Apaches is that they are as susceptible as others to civilization.  They are unusually active and valuable as workers.

This image appears in United States Indian School Carlisle, Penna (Carlisle, PA: The School, [1895?]), 36.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Administration Building

The caption reads: THE ADMINISTRATION BUILDING.

The printed note reads: was built in 1891-the carpentering, painting, roofing and spouting being largely done by student labor. It is 50 x 48 feet and contains the general offices of the School, with rooms for employès on the second floor.

This image appears in United States Indian School Carlisle, Penna (Carlisle, PA: The School, [1895?]), 7.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Professional Nurses from Carlisle

The caption reads: INDIAN GIRLS AS PROFESSIONAL NURSES.

The printed note reads: This picture represents former Carlisle pupils who, having received preliminary training in the School hospital, and having completed heir training in Philadelphia, New Haven and Hartford nurse schools, are now profitably employed in independent practice in the cities named. In this direction our Indian girls have been especially successful.

This image appears in United States Indian School Carlisle, Penna (Carlisle, PA: The School, [1895?]), 64.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Entrance Avenue

The caption reads: ENTRANCE AVENUE.

The printed note reads: The School adjoins the borough of Carlisle on the northeast, and is reached by a public road leading into this avenue on the School grounds.

This image appears in United States Indian School Carlisle, Penna (Carlisle, PA: The School, [1895?]), 5.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Small Boys' Quarters

The caption reads: THE SMALL BOYS' QUARTERS.

The printed note reads: accommodate 100 of the smallest boys, who are under the care of a matron. The sleeping rooms have three beds, a wardrobe, washstand, table and chairs ; and the building, 212 x 36 feet, contains bath rooms, assembly rooms, readings rooms and library.

This image appears in United States Indian School Carlisle, Penna (Carlisle, PA: The School, [1895?]), 27.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Archie Libby, c.1895

Studio portrait of Archive Libby wearing school uniform.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Margaret La Mere and Mary Miller, c.1895

Studio portrait of Margaret La Mere and Mary Miller.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Amelia Clark and Susan Gibbs, c.1895

Studio portrait of Amelia Clark and Susan Gibbs.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Carlisle School Grounds, #1, c.1895

The Carlisle Indian School grounds with the flagpole in the center. The Hessian guard house appears in the background just to the right of the flagpole, the administration building appears immediately to the left of the flagpole, and the superintendent's house appears to the left of the administration building. The back of the girl's dormitory appears on the far right, and just to the left of that is southern end of the academic building. Students in uniform are scattered about the grounds, with tennis courts laid out in the foreground.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Interior of the School Blacksmith Shop

The caption reads: THE BLACKSMITH SHOP INTERIOR.

The printed note reads: has five forges, each one requiring two hands for morning and two for afternoon work. The principal work is building wagons of which the Government is the chief purchaser. Last year one wagon was shipped to a Negro mission school in Africa, the missionary, Mr. Stuart, having seen the wagon at the World's Fair. There are also purchasers among the Indians.

This image appears in United States Indian School Carlisle, Penna (Carlisle, PA: The School, [1895?]), 46.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Baseball Team

The caption reads: THE BASE BALL TEAM.

The printed note reads: The School nine is not always beaten when it comes to a contest with college and other organizations following base ball as a profession.

This image appears in United States Indian School Carlisle Penna ([1895?]), 58.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Delos Lone Wolf, c.1895

Studio portrait of Delos Lone Wolf. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Lewis Williams, c.1895

Studio portrait of Lewis Williams.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

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