Girls’ Quarters

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Band Stand and Girls Quarters, c.1908

The caption on this postcard reads: Band Stand and Girls Quarters, Indian Industrial School, Carlisle, Pa.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W, Postcard
Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections
Buildings at the Carlisle Indian School, #1, c.1890

A composite of 16 photographs of the school. The captions read: Small Boys’ Quarters, Ass’t. Supt’s. Quarters, Superintendent’s Quarters, Chapel, Guard House, Hospital, Disciplinarian’s Quarters, Band Stand, After School, School Building, Large Boys’ Quarters, Christmas Dinner, School...

Format: Photographic Print, B&W
Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections
Campus After School [version 1], c.1885

A view of students on the school grounds, some are in uniform, some are not. The male students are in the foreground, female students are in the distance. Some of the male students are standing, some are lying on the ground. 

The Cumberland County Historical Society's copy of this image...

Format: Glass Plate Negative
Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Campus After School [version 2], c.1885

A view of students on the school grounds, some are in uniform, some are not. The male students are in the foreground, female students are in the distance. Some of the male students are standing, some are lying on the ground. 

The Cumberland County Historical Society has three copies of...

Format: Photographic Print, B&W
Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
Carlisle Indian School campus panorama, 1909

A panorama photo (10" x 50") of the Carlisle Indian School campus, facing east.

The caption reads: U.S. INDIAN SCHOOL. CARLISLE, PENNA.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W
Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections
Central Campus Showing Girls' Quarters and Gymnasium, c. 1909

View of the central campus, with the Girls' Quarters and the Gymnasium in the center of the image, clearly illustrating how close to each other they were.  The Large Boys' Quarters is visible behind the Gymnasium. 

Everett Strong was a photographer...

Format: Photographic Print, B&W
Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
Central Campus with Students Playing Tennis, c. 1909

View of the central campus, looking toward the side of the Girls' Quarters, the Gymnasium with the attached low building for the bowling alley, the Large Boys' Quarters and the Athletic Quarters. In the grass, nets have been set up and male students are holding...

Format: Photographic Print, B&W
Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
Corner of a Girl's Room, c. 1900

View of a corner in a girl's room, with a large window flanked with a bookcase and a bureau. 

Format: Lantern Slide
Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
Eight female students on the steps of the Girls' Quarters with teacher, c.1885

Portrait of eight female students of varying ages posed on the steps of a school building with a white female woman, presumably a teacher. 

The handwritten note on the reverse side reads: "A Happy Group" Girls Quarters Carlisle Training School.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W
Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections
Excerpt from Annual Report of the Commissioner of Indian Affairs, 1881
1881

An excerpt from the Annual Report of the Commissioner of Indian Affairs to the Secretary of the Interior for the fiscal year ending 1881, containing the second annual report of the Carlisle Indian School. The lengthy report includes discussions of curriculum, student recruitment, the school's...

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections
Girl's Bedroom, 1901

View of a girl's bedroom showing single bed, washstand, table with ornaments and many photographs and other decorations on the walls. 

In 1901 the Bureau of Indian Affairs contracted with the photographer Frances Benjamin Johnston to document the school at Carlisle for an exhibit at the...

Format: Photographic Print, B&W
Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
Girls' Quarters and Bandstand, c. 1900

View taken from the center of campus showing the Girls' Quarters and the Bandstand, with female students on the grounds. 

Format: Lantern Slide
Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
Girls' Quarters with Trees, c. 1909

View of the front of the Girls' Quarters, showing the trees, benches, and paths of the central campus.

Everett Strong was a photographer employed by the school starting in May 1908; he had left before December 1909. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W
Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
Girls' Quarters [version 1], c.1885

The girls' quarters with female students on the porches, with the bandstand at right and the hospital building visible between them. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative
Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Girls' Quarters [version 2], c.1885

The girls' quarters with female students visible on the porches, with the bandstand at right and the hospital building visible between them. 

The Cumberland County Historical Society has two copies of this image: PA-CH1-058B and 10A-C-03. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W
Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
Girls' Quarters, Band Stand, and Dining Hall in Snow, c. 1910

View showing Girls' Quarters, the Band Stand, and the Dining Hall with snow-covered grounds. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative
Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
Girls' Quarters, c.1884

The girls' quarters with a small group of female students gathered at the near end. 

The Cumberland County Historical Society has three copies of this image: PA-CH3-019b, BS-CH-018, and 12-27-02O. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W
Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
Girls' Reading Room, c. 1899

Female students posed seated at a long table, reading periodicals, in the reading room in the Girls' Quarters. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative
Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
Indian School Band and Girls Quarters, 1909

The caption on this postcard reads: Indian School Band and Girls Quarters, Carlisle, PA.

The reverse side includes a short note.

Format: Postcard
Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections
Interior of Girls' Room, c. 1895

Caption: INTERIOR OF GIRLS' ROOM.

The sleeping rooms in the Girls' Quarters are about 14 x 16 feet, each occupied by three girls, and in order to forward the use of English these girls usually represent three different tribes. The rooms are furnished with...

Format: Photograph, Reproduction
Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections
Male students lined up on school grounds with a child in a sleigh, c.1881

Portrait of eighteen male students in school uniforms, lined up on the school grounds in front of the girls' dormitory. There is a small child in a sleigh on the ground near them although there is no snow on the ground.  

Format: Glass Plate Negative, Stereograph
Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
Male students posed on school grounds, c.1881

Row of male students in uniform posed on the school grounds with the girls' quarters and band stand in the background. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative, Stereograph
Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
Male Students with Fire Engine Outside Girls' Quarters, c. 1900

Large group of male students lined up both in front of and behind the school's fire engine on a path with the Girls' Quarters in the background. Female students are standing on the lawn and on the porches of the building. 

Format: Lantern Slide
Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
Man Next to Flag Pole in the Snow, c. 1900

View of a snowy campus with a man near the flag pole on a path cleared from the Girls' Quarters to the pole. The Girls' Quarters is in the background. 

The image is somewhat damaged. 

Format: Lantern Slide
Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
School grounds, c.1885

View of the the school grounds with a few students, showing the back of the teachers' quarters, the band stand, and the girls' quarters. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative
Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

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