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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Gymnasium, c.1895

The handwritten label on the slide reads: Gymnasium at Play

Format: Lantern Slide

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Interior of the Dining Hall

The caption reads: DINING HALL - INTERIOR.

The printed note reads: This room will seat 700 persons.

This image appears in United States Indian School Carlisle, Penna (Carlisle, PA: The School, [1895?]), 25.

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

Chauncey Yellow Robe [version 2], c.1895

Studio portrait of Chauncey Yellow Robe (Timber Yellow Robe) as he graduated from the Carlisle Indian School in 1895.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Men and Women in front of Superintendent's Quarters, c.1894

Group of teachers and staff in front of the Superintendent's quarters.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Tailor Shop

The caption reads: THE TAILOR SHOP.

The printed note reads: Here the uniforms and outer garments or 450 boys are made annually.

This image appears in United States Indian School Carlisle, Penna (Carlisle, PA: The School, [1895?]), 44.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

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

Delos Lone Wolf, c.1895

Studio portrait of Delos Lone Wolf. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Country Sabbath School

The caption reads: A COUNTRY SABBATH SCHOOL.

The printed note reads: attended by a number of Indian girls during their outing. The Indian girls and boys are cordially received into Church and Sabbath School associations in all the communities in which they are placed.

This image appears in United States Indian School Carlisle, Penna (Carlisle, PA: The School, [1895?]), 63.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

School Assembled, c.1895

The handwritten label on the slide reads: School Assembled

This image is similar to other earlier photographs where the entire student body was gathered on the school grounds and arranged in a careful formation.

Format: Lantern Slide

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

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

Black Dog and two male students, c.1895

Studio portrait of Black Dog, an Osage chief, with two unidentified male students. 

Identification of Black Dog is based on comparison with other images. No caption information is available. Student newspapers reported that Black Dog visited the school for commenencement in March 1895, therefore this image has been assigned that date. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Group of male and female Cherokee students, 1895

Portrait of a group of unidentified male and female students, dressed formally, posed in front the brick archway of the gymnasium building. 

Previous cataloging indicates the students are from the Cherokee nation and provides a date of March 1895. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

David Abraham, 1895

Studio portrait of Johnson Adams wearing non-native clothing.

A note on the back of the photo provides a date of March 18, 1895 and identifies the photographer as John H. Andrews, Carlisle. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Johnson Adams, 1895

Studio portrait of Johnson Adams. 

Note: This image is a cropped version of CCHS 13-31-01. That image has a date of March 18, 1895 provided on the reverse and the photographer is identified as John H. Andrews. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Wacheka High Dog posed with dolls, 1895

Studio portrait of Wacheka High Dog posed with several dolls. 

The caption dates this to May 1895.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Luzenia Tibbetts, Fred Tibbetts, and Eugene Tibbetts, c.1896

Studio portrait of Luzenia Tibbetts, Fred Tibbetts, and Eugene Tibbetts, two of whom are wearing school uniforms.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Elmer Simon, c.1896

Studio portrait of Elmer Simon wearing a uniform.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Lydia A. Clute, c.1896

Studio portrait of Lydia A. Clute. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

John S. Grant and Lewis Webster, c.1896

Studio portrait of John S. Grant (probably standing at left) wearing school uniform and Lewis Webster (probably seated at right). 

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Lottie Horne and Nancy O. Cornelius, c.1896

Studio portrait of Lottie Horne (left) and Nancy O. Cornelius (right).

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Margaret La Mere, c.1896

Studio portrait of Margaret La Mere probably wearing school uniform.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Solomon Miller, c.1896

Studio portrait of Solomon Miller.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Clarence White Thunder, c.1896

Studio portrait of Clarence White Thunder.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

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