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"A Chronicle of Conquest," by Frances C. Sparhawk
1890

A description of this book is not currently available.

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"Amateur Sport," Harper's Weekly, Jan. 1897
January 1897

The "Amateur Sport" section includes includes a photograph of the Carlisle Indian School's Football Team.

This two page excerpt is from Harper's Weekly vol. 41, no. 2092 (January 1897): 93-94.

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"Amateur Sport," Harper's Weekly, Oct. 1896
October 1896

The "Amateur Sport" section includes includes several photographs of the Carlisle Indian School's game against Yale on October 24, 1896 at Manhattan Field.

This two page excerpt is from Harper's Weekly vol. 40, no. 2081 (October 1896).

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"American Indians: Chained and Unchained," by Richard H. Pratt
1912

A description of this pamphlet is not currently available.

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"An Evening with the Carlisle Indian School"

An invitation for a series of exercises, performed by Carlisle Indian School students, which include industrial demonstrations, recitations, songs, drawings, and a debate.  The event was billed as a way to show "the capacity of the Indian to receive education," and was open to the general public...

Format: Memorabilia and Ephemera
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Apprenticeship for Civilizations: The Outing System at the Carlisle Indian School," by Robert Brunhouse
May 1939

A description of this article is not currently available.

This article was originally published in Educational Outlook.

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"Carlisle and the Red Men of Other Days," by George P. Donehoo
1911

A description of this item is not currently available.

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"Civilizing The American Indian," by Ruth Shaffner
June 1896

A description of this article is not currently available.

Ruth Shaffner, "Civilizing The American Indian," The Chautauquan 23, no. 3 (June 1896): 259-268.

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"Drastic Facts About Our Indians and Our Indian System," by Richard H. Pratt
1917

A description of this pamphlet is not currently available.

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"Indian Schools: An Exposure," by Richard H. Pratt
1915

A pamphlet of this document is not currently available.

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"The Founding of the Carlisle Indian School," by Robert Brunhouse
April 1939

A description of this article is not currently available.

This article was originally published in Pennsylvania History.

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"The Indian Industrial School, Carlisle, PA," by Richard H. Pratt
1908

A description of this pamphlet is not currently available.

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"Two Little Indian Boys", 1896

The handwritten note on the reverse side reads: 2/27 . 1896.

According to the journals of the photographer, this candid image is titled "Two Little Indian Boys - Carlisle Indian School" and was taken on February 27, 1896. The journals of the photographer, Marriott C....

Format: Photographic Print, B&W
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1897 Commencement Invitation and Brief Program

An invitation to the Eighteenth Anniversary and Ninth Graduating Exercises held at the Carlisle Indian Industrial School on March 9-11, 1897. A program for the three day event is printed on the reverse side.  The invitation is for a Miss Hemminger.

Format: Memorabilia and Ephemera
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1897 Commencement Program

The commencement program for the Eighteenth Anniversary and Ninth Graduating Exercises of the Indian Industrial School at Carlisle, Pennsylvania.  The program includes a schedule of events as well as a photograph of the graduating class of 1897.

Format: Memorabilia and Ephemera
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1898 Commencement Invitation and Brief Program

An invitation for a Professor Heckman, probably Edgar Rohrer Heckman of Dickinson Preparatory School, to attend the 1898 commencement ceremony. It was the Nineteenth Anniversary and the Tenth Graduating Exercises of the school. The first page is an invitation, and the reverse features the...

Format: Memorabilia and Ephemera
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1908 Commencement Program

This program was distributed for the 1908 Commencement Exercises, which took place on Thursday, April 2nd. Inside features a portrait of Moses Friedman, the Superintendent, Francis E. Leupp, the Commissioner of Indian Affairs, Charles H. Dickson, the Supervisor-in Charge, as well as a portrait...

Format: Memorabilia and Ephemera
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1913 Commencement Program

This pamphlet for the 1913 Commencement of the Carlisle Indian School includes the program for both the Baccalaureate Services and the Union Meeting of Christian Associations, which both took place on Sunday, March 13.  A number of hymns and songs were performed for each service.

Format: Memorabilia and Ephemera
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1917 Commencement Program, The Continental Congress

This program was distributed for a performance by the students as part of the Commencement Exercises for 1917. The play, "The Continental Congress," is taken from McBrien's "America First," and the school borrowed the costumes for the performance. It surrounds the formation of the first...

Format: Memorabilia and Ephemera
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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...

Format: Photograph, Reproduction
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A Flag Salute by Student Battalions

The caption reads: A FLAG SALUTE BY STUDENT BATTALIONS - CARLISLE INDIAN SCHOOL CAMPUS

This image appears in Red Man vol. 4, no. 9 (May 1912): 411.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction
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A Group of Graduates and Returned Students

The caption reads: A GROUP OF GRADUATES AND RETURNED STUDENTS OF THE CARLISLE SCHOOL AT THE COMMENCEMENT EXERCISES OF 1911

This image appears in Red Man vol. 4, no. 5 (January 1912): 205.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction
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A Home Party of Carlisle Students, June 1911

The caption reads: A HOME PARTY OF CARLISLE STUDENTS, JUNE 1911 - LEAVING FOR HOME AFTER A TERM AT CARLISLE

The image appears in Red Man vol. 4, no. 4 (December 1911): 143. 

Format: Photograph, Reproduction
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A Navajo Home

The caption reads: A NAVAJO HOME - AND PART OF A FAMILY - A TYPICAL ARIZONA SCENE

The image appears in Red Man vol. 4, no. 4 (December 1911): 163.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction
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Academic Building, c.1908

The caption on this postcard reads: Academic Building, Indian School, Carlisle, Pa.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W, Postcard
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