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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Jim Thorpe in Starting Crouch

The headline reads: THORPE, A WONDERFUL INDIAN

The description reads: Jim Thorpe, the wonderful Sac and Fox Indian youth of the Carlisle School, who is picked by many to win the tryout for the American Olympic game in the Pentathlon all-around event at Celtic Park, New York, Saturday. Thorpe has done the 100-yard in 10 seconds, broad jumped 23 feet, high jumped 6 feet, 2 1-2 inches, has put the shot 44 feet, run the high hurdle in 13 3-5 seconds and the low hurdles in 26 seconds. Three performances give him a strong claim to the title of champion all-around athlete. He is 6 feet tall and weighs 180 pounds.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Lewis Tewanima in Track Uniform, #2, c.1912

Lewis Tewanima in his Carlisle Track and Field Uniform.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Reverend James G. Dickson's Mission, c.1912

The caption reads: THE MISSION

This image is from the letterhead of Reverend James G. Dickson's correspondence with the school. The image is from Pendleton, Oregon and tepees can be seen in the background.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Ocean Park, California, c.1912

The printed note reads: Frazers Million Dollar Pier, Ocean Park, Cal.

Sent by Judson Cabay to Moses Friedman on January 27, 1912.

Format: Postcard

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

The Bakery

The caption reads: THE BAKERY

This image appears in Red Man vol. 4, no. 5 (January 1912): 208.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Raymond Stewart's house, c.1912

Raymond Stewart stands with his family outside his house in Rosebud, South Dakota around 1912.

The reverse side includes a note from Stewart to administrators at the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W, Postcard

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Oliver Brown, c.1912

The reverse side reads: Oliver Brown aged 21 - years 

Oliver Brown was Eliza Bell Brown's son.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Elmer Echo Hawk's house, 1912

A panoramic view of Elmer Echo Hawk's house in Pawnee, Oklahoma in 1912.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

American Indians Employed in New York, c.1912

The printed caption reads: SOME INDIANS IN NEW YORK.

The printed note reads: STEPHEN GLORI, A FILIPINO       ANNIE WHITE       MRS. MARY KENNEDY OR "BEAUTIFUL NAME."       JOHN TELKINS, OR LITTLE THUNDER        SUSAN DIABO.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Edith A. Bailly, c.1912

The handwritten note on the reverse side reads: Compliments of Edith A. Bailly.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

George Willard, c.1912

View of George Willard in his uniform for the Wheelock's Indian Band.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Football Team, 1912

The handwritten note on the reverse side reads: Cut of 1912 picture     Warner & Thorpe     Middle back row - standing.   Credit John Steckbeck" Fabulous Redman"    

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Ten Mile Race Participants

The headline reads: FACTORS IN TEN-MILE HANDICAP RACE

The caption reads: SHEEHAN    RUTH      GAULE     ELPHINSTONE

Taking the lead in the last two miles, Elphinstone was the victor in the endurance event of the Cross Country Club yesterday, which finished at Oriole Park. Ruth, Gaule and Sheehan were always contenders during the running.

Clipping is from the Baltimore American on January 2, 1912.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Carlisle Indian School Basketball team, 1912

The caption reads: CARLISLE INDIAN BASKETBALL TEAM.

Standing, left to right - Thorpe, centre; J. Wheelock and Goes Back, guards.  Sitting - Powell and Roberts, guards; Wounded Eye, substitute.

This image was published in the Philadelphia Public Ledger on January 7, 1912.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Nicholas Longfeather, 1912

The caption reads: INDIAN TREE EXPERT HERE

This image appears in the Atlanta Constitution on January 9, 1912.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Rosie Roberts, 1912

The caption reads: MRS. HENRY ROBERTS

The printed note reads: She was Miss Rose De Nomie, a nurse in the Carlisle Indian School Hospital.  When Roberts, star end on the Indians' football team, was injured in a game she nursed him back to health and strength, and was wooed and won by him.

This image was published in the Philadelphia North American on January 16, 1912.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Rosie DeNomie and Henry Roberts, 1912

The captions read: ROSE DENOMIE   HENRY ROBERTS

View of Henry E. Roberts and his wife, Rosie DeNomie.

This image was published in the Chicago Record-Herald on January 21, 1912.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Raymond Stewart's property, c.1912

View of Raymond Stewart's property in Rosebud, South Dakota around 1912.

The reverse side includes a short note from Stewart to administrators at the Carlisle Indian School.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W, Postcard

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Indians Developing into Good Farmers

The caption reads: INDIANS DEVELOPING INTO GOOD FARMERS

The printed note reads: On every reservation the Indians are enthusiastically taking to farming, and under the direction of trained men sent out by the Government are improving their allotments, 1. Anson Yellow Cloud and teams at Winnebago.  2. Cutting barley by hand on Bob Springer's farm, Fallon, Nev.  3. Planting potatoes on school farm, Umatilla Reservation  4. Bermuda onion field at Sacaton, Ariz., on Pima Reservation.

This image appears in Red Man vol. 4, no. 7 (March 1912): 276.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

1920 - Indians Taxed and Not Taxed

The caption reads: 1920 INDIANS TAXED AND NOT TAXED - CITIZENS (?) AND NON-CITIZENS (?)

The printed notes read: TOTAL NOT TAXED, 31,767 - 11.8 PER CENT. TOTAL TAXED, 233,000 - 88.2 PER CENT.

INDIANS TAXED- All taxed, ---uncolored, 75 to 100 per cent, [green] ; 25 to 75 per cent, [gray]

This image appears in Red Man vol. 4, no. 7 (March 1912): 288.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Indians Developing into Good Farmers - Crow Reservation

This caption reads: INDIANS DEVELOPING INTO GOOD FARMERS

The printed note reads: THESE SCENES FROM THE CROW RESERVATION SHOW PROGRESS  1. Indians harrow and ride horseback.  2. Sits Down Spotted, a Crow Indian, plowing his farm  3. Albert Anderson's home, Crow Indian, Carlisle returned student

This image appears in Red Man vol. 4, no. 7 (March 1912): 298.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Indians Developing into Good Farmers - Indian Labor

The caption reads: INDIANS DEVELOPING INTO GOOD FARMERS

The printed note reads: INDIAN LABOR, PROPERLY TRAINED, IS TRANSFORMING THE RESERVATIONS  1. Harvesting alfalfa, Ft. Mojave, Ariz.  2. Growing corn, Ft. Mojave, Ariz.  3. Indians harvesting beans at Upper Lake, Cal.

This image appears in Red Man vol 4, no. 7 (March 1912): 299.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Howard Gansworth

The caption reads: HOWARD GANSWORTH

The printed note reads: A full-blood Tuscarora Indian, a Carlisle graduate, who later worked his way through Princeton. He is now secretary of the Princeton Club and a prominent business man of Buffalo, N. Y.

This image appears in Red Man vol. 4, no. 7 (March 1912): 300.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

The Menominee of Yesterday

The caption reads: THE MEONMINEE OF YESTERDAY-A MENOMINEE WOMAN IN GALA DRESS

This image appears in Red Man vol. 4, no. 7 (March 1912): 273.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

The Menominee of Yesterday

The caption reads: THE MENOMINEE OF YESTERDAY - THE MEDICINE LODGE IN SEASON

The image appears in Red Man vol. 4, No. 7 (March 1912): 275.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

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