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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Large group of male students in front of YMCA building [version 2], 1892

Portrait of a large group of male students in front of YMCA building, presumably the members of the YMCA. The date 1892 is written along the side of this image. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Pupil teachers, 1892

Studio portrait of eight female students. The caption identifies them as "Pupil teachers, 1892." 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Two images: student body and school band, c.1892

Two photographs attached to a cabinet card. The top image is the Indian School student body in 1892 (see PA-CH2-041 in Related Images); the bottom image is identified as the Indian School and Battalion. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Graduating Class of 1892 [verison 1], 1892

Studio portrait of three female and nine male students, the graduating class of 1892. 

They are, back row, standing, left to right: Thomas Metoxen, Hattie Long Wolf, Reuben Wolf, Luzena Choteau, William Baird; front row, seated, left to right: Albert Bishop, Benajah Miles, Frank Everett, Joseph H. Hamilton, Lydia Flint, Benjamin Caswell, Fred Peake.

The Cumberland County Historical Society has three copies of this image: PA-CH2-073, 11-A-02, and 15-25-01.

 Note: Athough Isabella Cornelius graduated in 1892 she is not in this photograph.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Officers group [version 1], 1892

Portrait of a large group of male students in uniforms, accompanied by a white man in the center of the bottom row, posed on the steps of one of the student quarters on the school grounds.

The Cumberland County Historical Society's copy of this image has a caption identifying the students as an Officers Group and providing a date of 1892. This plate also has 1892 scratched into it. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Large group of male and female students #2, c.1892

Portrait of a large group of young male and female students posed on the steps of a brick building. The caption identifies them as "Miss Coony's Class."

School records show a teacher named Carrie Cory in 1892.  

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Little Dog, Piegan chief, 1892

Studio portrait of Little Dog, a Piegan chief.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Swedish National Museums of World Culture

David Tipsico [?], c.1892

Studio portrait of a male student, possibly David Tipsico. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Baseball Team [version 2], 1892

Portrait of school baseball team with C.I.T.S. on the front of their uniforms, with white coach or teacher in center. The handwritten caption identifies it as the 1892 team. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Juniors Baseball Team [version 2], 1892

Group portrait of the Juniors baseball team, with white coach or teacher in center. Both the uniforms and the caption identify them as the Juniors, one of several baseball teams at the school. The caption identifies them as the 1892 team. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Juniors Baseball Team [version 1], 1892

Group portrait of the Juniors baseball team, with white coach or teacher in center. Both the uniforms and the caption identify them as the Juniors, one of several baseball teams at the school.

The caption for the Cumberland County Historical Society version of this image identifies them as the 1892 team.

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Baseball Team [version 1], 1892

Portrait of school baseball team with C.I.T.S. on front of their uniforms, with white coach or teacher in center.

The caption for the Cumberland County Historical Society version of this image identifies it as the 1892 team.

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Samuel Little Hawk, Frank Jannies, and William C. Bull, c.1892

The caption reads:  #1 LITTLE HAWK,  #2 F. JANNIES,  #3 Wm. C. BULL.

The printed note reads: FRANK JANNIES, SIOUX, Entered Carlisle 1883; remained the full term of five years; was employed as a carpenter at Rosebud Agency S. Dak.; enlisted in the Army Dec. 1891; became 1st Sgt. Co. I, 16th Infry., and served as school teacher at the Post.  WM. C. BULL and SAMUEL LITTLE HAWK, also members of the same tribe, served their full term at Carlisle and enlisted in the Army July, 1892.

The handwritten note on the reverse side reads: No. 1 Sam L Hawk 3rd Sergt.  No. 2 Frank Jannies 3rd Sergt.  No. 3 Wm C. Bull 3rd Sergt. Co. For Captain.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Piegan Chiefs (Blackfoot Confederacy) [version 2], 1892

The printed note on the reverse side reads: PIEGAN CHIEFS (BLACKFOOT CONFEDERACY) VISITING CARLISLE INDIAN SCHOOL (ca. 1891).

Front Seated Left - Running Crane, Chief of Lone Eaters.
Front Seated Center - Little Dog, Chief of the Black Patched Moccasins Bands.
Seated Center Left - White Grass.
Right of Center - White Calf, Head Chief of Piegans in Montana.
Far Right - Little Plume.
Standing Left - Four Horns.
Standing Center - Brocky.
Standing Right - Bear Chief.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Graduating Class of 1892 [verison 2], 1892

The caption reads: Graduating Class, 1892. Indian Industrial School, Carlisle, Pa.

Thomas Metoxen (Oneida.) Hattie Long Wolf (Sioux.) Reuben Wolfe (Omaha.) Luzena Choteau (Wyandotte.) William Baird (Oneida.) Albert Bishop, (Seneca.) Benajah Miles (Arapahoe.) Joseph Hamilton (Piegan.) Benjamin Caswell (Chippewa.) Frank Everett (Wichita.) Lydia Flint (Shawnee.) Fred Peake (Chippewa.)

Note: Although Isabella Cornelius graduated in 1892 she is not present in this photograph.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

Peter Alexander, c.1892

Studo portrait of Peter Alexander.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Bunn Armstrong, c.1892

Studio portrait of Bunn Armstrong.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

William Ball, c.1892

Studio portrait of William Ball. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Allen Blackchief and Hiram Blackchief, c.1892

Studio portrait of Allen Blackchief (left) and Hiram Blackchief (right).

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Jeanette Buckles, c.1892

Studio portrait of Jeanette Buckles.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

William Carefelle, c.1892

Studio portrait of William Carefelle.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Nellie Carey [version 2], c.1892

Studio portrait of Nellie Carey probably wearing a school uniform with a patterned bow.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Nellie Carey [version 1], c.1892

Studio portrait of Nellie Carey probably wearing school uniform with a patterned bow.

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Benjamin Caswell, c.1892

Studio portratit of Benjamin Caswell. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

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