Sewing Room

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Carlisle's Sewing Room, 1918

The caption reads: SEWING ROOM, INDIAN SCHOOL CARLISLE, PA.

The reverse side includes a note from Charles Littlechief to John Francis Jr. sent from Solen, North Dakota, dated February 18, 1918.

Format: Postcard
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Dining Room and Girls' Industrial Hall

Caption: DINING ROOM AND GIRLS' INDUSTRIAL HALL.

This building, 125 x 50 feet, with a rear projection 80 x 36 feet, was erected in 1884, mainly by student labor under the direction of the school mechanics. On the lower floor is the dining room 124 x 49 x 16 feet...

Format: Photograph, Reproduction
Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections
Female Students Fitting, Cutting, and Sewing Clothes, c. 1910

Female students posed in the Sewing Room, some fitting dresses, some standing at tables, others seated at sewing machines. 

Note: This negative is in the Cumberland County Historical Society's A. A. Line Collection, which contains images either taken or collected by Line. At some point,...

Format: Glass Plate Negative
Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
Female students in sewing room, c.1884

Female students posed working in the sewing room. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W
Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
Female Students Seated at Desks in Sewing Room, c. 1910

Two female students posed seated at a desk and at a table, and another female student standing next to the desk, at one end of the sewing room. Nearby is a table with piles of printed materials, probably patterns or reference works. 

The Cumberland County Historical assigned this...

Format: Glass Plate Negative
Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
Girls in the Sewing Room, c.1905

The caption reads Sewing Room, Indian School, Carlisle, PA.

This image appears in Souvenir Views of Carlisle, PA (New York, NY: The Valentine Souvenir Company, c.1905).

Format: Artwork
Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections
Measuring and Cutting in the Sewing Room, 1901

Female students posed with instructors at tables in the sewing room. 

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 Pan-American Exposition in Buffalo, New York. Johnston visited the...

Format: Photographic Print, B&W
Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
Students at work in sewing room, 1901

Seated female students, some using sewing machines, some hand sewing. 

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 Pan-American Exposition in...

Format: Photographic Print, B&W
Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
Students at Work in the Sewing Room [version 1], c. 1910

Female students posed seated working at sewing machines, with a few posed standing at work tables. 

Note: This negative is in the Cumberland County Historical Society's A. A. Line Collection, which contains images either taken or collected by Line. At some point, either during Line's...

Format: Glass Plate Negative
Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
Students at Work in the Sewing Room [version 2], c. 1910

Female students posed seated working at sewing machines, with a few posed standing at work tables, and one fitting a dress on another student in the front of the room. 

Note: This negative is in the Cumberland County Historical Society's A. A. Line Collection, which contains images either...

Format: Glass Plate Negative
Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
Students Doing Dress Fittings, c. 1910

Female students posed standing wearing dresses while others work to fit the dresses for them.  The room is furnished with a dress form and a long mirror as well as the tables and chairs being used by the students. 

Note: This negative is in the Cumberland County Historical Society's A. A...

Format: Glass Plate Negative
Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
Students in Sewing Room, 1901

Female students posed in sewing room with two white instructors at right. 

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 Pan-American Exposition in Buffalo, New York. Johnston...

Format: Photographic Print, B&W
Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
The Sewing Room, c. 1895

Caption THE SEWING ROOM.

In this department from twenty to sixty girls are daily employed in cutting, making and repairing all the clothing by the girls of the School, and the boys' shirts and underclothing.

This image appears in United States...

Format: Photograph, Reproduction
Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections
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