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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Margaret Iva Miller

The headline reads: Moving Pictures to Snap Passing of Thorpe in Happy Bondage

The caption reads: MISS MARGARET IVA MILLER

The subheader reads: Carlisle Indian School Battalion of Cadets and Girl Students Will Be Prominent Factors in the Wedding of Great Athlete and Cherokee Maiden.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Bertha Day, Clifford Leeds, and Ella Leeds, 1913

The handwritten note reads: Bertha Day    Clifford Leeds     Ella Leeds

Image of Clifford Leeds with his sister and cousin.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W, Postcard

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Jim Thorpe in Chalmers Automobile

The headline reads: OLYMPIC VICTORS IN 1913 CHALMERS

The caption reads: JAMES THORPE THE WONDERFUL, CARLISLE INDIAN ATHLETE, AT THE WHEEL OF THE NEW CHALMERS "THIRTY-SIX." ON THE SEAT BESIDE THORPE IS FRED KELLEY, THE CALIFORNIAN, WHO WON THE 110-METRE HURDLE RACE AT THE OLYMPIC GAMES AT STOCKHOLM.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Eagle Eye Verse, c.1913

The caption reads: EAGLE EYE Full Blooded Indian Raised in South Dakota, Born in 1892. The verses on the other side were written for him. SUNSHINE BORN 1898  BENJAMIN BORN 1910

The reverse side contains the verses titlted "A LONG INDIAN" which begins: A lone Indian sat in his little canoe; He sang as he sailed o'er the water so blue; He sang of the days when this land was their own, Before the pale faces among them were known.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Clarence L. Butler's House, c.1913

The reverse side includes a note from Clarence L. Butler to Moses Friedman sent from St. Maries, Idaho on January 3, 1913.

Crowd of people on the porch of the home of Clarence L. Butler.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W, Postcard

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Station, c.1913

The reverse side contains a note from Annie Tenenbaum to the Superintendent sent from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on January 16, 1913.

View of a Baltimore & Ohio Railroad passenger station. Sign in the background includes Buffalo and Rochester. Horse and buggies in the foreground.

Format: Postcard

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Nelson Mt. Pleasant, c.1913

Nelson Mt. Pleasant stands in front of a steam locomotive around 1913.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Edward L. Rogers and Family, c.1913

The headline reads: An Indian Football Hero Now Chief of His Tribe

The caption reads: E. L. ROGERS AND HIS WIFE AND CHILDREN.

This image of Edward L. Rogers and Mayme Ballton Rogers with their three children appears in the Richmond Palladium on September 3, 1913.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Buffalo, New York Inner Harbor, c.1913

The printed caption reads: Inner Harbor, Buffalo, N. Y.

The printed note reads: COMPLIMENTS OF J. N. ADAM & CO.

The reverse side includes a note from Anna Moses to Moses Friedman.

Format: Postcard

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Oscar B. Nateroak, c.1913

View of Oscar B. Nateroak in a traditional winter coat around 1913.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Mrs. J. J. Henderson and Son, c.1913

The handwritten note on the reverse side reads: Mrs. J. J. Henderson and Son.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W, Postcard

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Cat Barnoskie, c.1913

Studio portrait of Cat Barnoskie wearing a military uniform. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

National Soldiers' Home, Virginia, c.1913

The printed note reads: Power House and Coal Yard, National Soldiers' Home, Va.

Sent by Chester A. Printup on the U.S.S. Virginia to Moses Friedman on October 12, 1913.

Format: Postcard

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Railroad Depot in Shawano, Wisconsin

The caption reads: C. AND N.W DEPOT SHAWANO WIS.

The reverse side contains a note from Alvin Kennedy to William Miller sent from Shawano, Wisconsin on June 22, 1911.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Mikey Tahdooahnippah and David Iron Elk, c.1913

Studio portrait of Mikey Tahdooahnippah and David Iron Elk. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

New Cathedral in St. Louis, Missouri, c.1913

The caption reads: NEW CATHEDRAL, ST. LOUIS, MO.

The reverse side includes a note from Hiram J. Chase to Moses Friedman sent from St. Louis, Missouri on December 30, 1913.

Format: Postcard

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Edward Bracklin, c.1913

Portrait of Edward Bracklin in football uniform standing on an athletic field. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Sheridan Road, Chicago, Illinois, c.1913

The caption reads: Sheridan Road, looking North from Wilson Ave., Chicago.

The reverse side contains a note from Caroline King to Moses Friedman on June 19, 1913.

Format: Postcard

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Tony B. M. Tommie, c.1913

The handwritten note reads: B. H. Tommie

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Leslie William Boyd, 1913

The handwritten note reads: Leslie William Boyd.

Leslie Boyd is James Boyd's son.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W, Postcard

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Star Eyes in Indian Dress, 1913

The caption reads: CARLISLE STUDENT IN INDIAN DRESS

The handwritten note reads: Rose Lyons

The printed note reads: It isn't often that Indian students appear in native costume at Carlisle, but the accompanying cut is from a picture of Miss Star Eyes, who attracted much attention at this week's commencement by her pretty face and pic-turesque garb.

This image of Miss Star Eyes appears in the Harrisburg Telegraph on April 2, 1913.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Jim Thorpe in Various Sports

The headline reads: VERSATILE INDIAN IS WONDER OF ATHLETICS

The captions read from top left to bottom right: PLAYING FOOTBALL   RUNNING BROAD JUMP    RUNNING 100 YARD DASH          HIGH JUMPING      AS A BASE BALL PITCHER        BASKETBALL        PUTTING THE SHOT      HURDLING

These images appear in the New York World on January 4, 1913.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Jim Thorpe and Iva Miller Bridal Party, 1913

The caption reads: THE THORPE BRIDAL PARTY.

The bridal party for the wedding of Jim Thorpe and Iva Miller.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Harry John laying cement, #2, c.1914

Harry John holding two trowels with other tools on the ground.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W, Postcard

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Joseph S. Sheehan and Wife

Joseph S. Sheehan and wife.

Clipping is from the Baltimore America in 1914.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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