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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The captions read: BUILDINGS, THE DINING HALL, THE LEUPP STUDIO, GIRLS' QUARTERS, ADMINISTRATION BUILDING, THE GUARD HOUSE, LARGE BOYS' QUARTERS

The image appears in Red Man vol. 4, no. 3 (November 1911): 122.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

The captions read: CARLISLE INDIANS DEFEAT PENN ON FRANKLIN FIELD. 16-0

The sub-captions read: Captain Burd of the Indians, centre; Wheelock, of Carlisle, crashing through Penn's line; When the Indians scored. 

The handwritten note reads: Nov. 4, 1911.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

The handwritten note reads: Nov. 25, 1911. first snow.

The reverse side includes a short note from Tennyson Berry to an unidentified recipient.

View of Tennyson Berry's, or Ah-ko-beh-setine, house.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W, Postcard

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

The caption reads: MATERIAL RESULTS OF INDIAN EDUCATION

The printed note reads: THESE VIEWS ARE OF HOMES OF CARLISLE EX-STUDENTS WHO ARE MEMBERS OF THE OMAHA TRIBE IN NEBRASKA

The image appears in Red Man vol. 4, no. 4 (December 1911): 161.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

The caption reads: MATERIAL RESULTS OF INDIAN EDUCATION

The printed note reads: HOMES OF EX-STUDENTS OF THE CARLISLE SCHOOL ON THE OMAHA RESERVATION, NEBRASKA

The image appears in Red Man vol. 4, no. 4 (December 1911):144.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

The caption reads: THE EDUCATION OF ALASKAN INDIANS-CECELIA BARONOVITCH, CARLISLE CLASS '09, TEACHING GOVERNMENT SCHOOL IN ALASKA

The image appears in Red Man vol. 4, no. 4 (December 1911): 142.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

The caption reads: THE EDUCATION OF ALASKAN INDIANS - HOME OF THOMAS HANBURY, BUILT BY HIMSELF - A CARLISLE EX-STUDENT OF SITKA, ALASKA

The image appears in Red Man vol. 4, no. 4 (December 1911): 142.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

The caption reads: CHEYENNE INDIAN CHIEFS FAVOR EDUCATION - LONE ELK, TALL BULL, BIG HEAD AND LITTLE SUN, WITH CHEYENNES ATTENDING CARLISLE

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

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

The caption reads: TAILORING AND DRESSMAKING

The image appears in Red Man vol. 4, no. 4 (December 1911): 164. 

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

The headline reads: IN THE SPOTLIGHT OF SPORTS

The subheader reads: This Indian the Athletic Marvel of the Age.

The caption reads: JAMES THORPE

Images and sketches showing Jim Thorpe in various athletic pursuits.

These images appear in the Philadelphia Inquirer on December 3, 1911.

Format: Drawing, Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

The caption on the front of the postcard reads: Carlisle, Pa., Indian School, Parade Grounds and Buildings.

The postcard was addressed to Miss Hazel Witter, Shippensburg, Pa. The message reads "From your loving teacher Miss Russell".

 

Format: Postcard

Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections

The caption reads: LONGFEATHER DOCTORS SICK TREES OF THE CITY

This image appears in the Atlanta Georgian on December 22, 1911. While attending Carlisle Longfeather went by the name Murphy Tarby.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

The headline reads: Indian Who Will Compete In Cross Country Club Run

The caption reads: JOE SHEEHAN

Clipping is from the Baltimore Sun on December 31, 1911.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Four football players. identified in handwritten captions as, from left to right, as Pratt, Bracklin, Garlow, and Wallette. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

The printed caption reads: EDGAR L. ROGERS Candidate for COUTNY ATTORNEY

The handwritten note reads: Cass Lake, Minn

Edward L. Rogers in suit.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

Eleven male students, in football uniforms, posed on the football field. 

They are identified as the 1912 football team. Left to right, front row: Charles Williams, Pete Calac, Elmer Busch, Joe Bergie, William Garlow, Joe Guyon, and Roy Large; back row: Alex Arcasa, Stansill "Possom" Powell, Gus Welch, and Jim Thorpe. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

The caption reads: JOHN GODFROY     Indiana's Only Police Officer of Indian Extraction

This image of John J. Godfrey on his appointment to patrolman appears in the Fort Wayne Journal Gazette in 1912.

Format: Photograph, Reproduction

Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

A male student in uniform standing on a stage set up in the gymasium building.  He is standing in front of three posters with information about the Parker Farm. This is probably part of the end-of-year annual examinations at the school, at which students would make presentations to demonstrate their progress. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Portrait of Fred Broker wearing football uniform standing on an athletic field. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Eleven male students in atheltic uniforms posed in front of the gymnasium. 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Studio portrait of Fred Broker in football uniform.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

A male student in uniform standing on a stage set up in the gymasium building. He is pointing at one of two posters with floor plans of a house. In the middle of the stage is large model of a house, with two other male students kneeling in front of it. The presentation is probably about the Model Home, built by students on the grounds of the school. 

This is probably part of the end-of-year annual examinations at the school, at which students would make presentations to demonstrate their progress. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

The handwritten note on the reverse side reads: GOESBACK

This image was shared courtesy of Robert R. Rowe.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Robert R. Rowe Private Collection

A male student in uniform standing in the center of a stage set up in the gymasium building.  On his right a male student in overalls stands next to a radiator on a table. On his left a male student simulates fixing a sink in a model of a bathroom. 

This is probably part of the end-of-year annual examinations at the school, at which students would make presentations to demonstrate their progress. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society

Studio portrait of George Vedernack in football uniform.

Format: Photographic Print, B&W

Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society