Football

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

The "Amateur Sport" section 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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Newspapers
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Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections
"Amateur Sport," Harper's Weekly, Jan. 1897
January 1897

The "Amateur Sport" section 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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Newspapers
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Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections
Early football team [version 1], c.1889

Portrait of fourteen male students, some wearing uniforms with "CARLISLE" on the front. The student in the front center is holding a football, so presumably this is a football team. 

Previous cataloging for this image gives it a date of 1889. 

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Glass Plate Negative
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National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Early football team [version 2], c.1889

Studio portrait of fourteen male students, some wearing uniforms with "CARLISLE" on the front. The student in the front center is holding a football, so presumably this is a football team. 

Note: Previous cataloging for the National Anthropological Archives version of this image gives a date of 1889 for it. 

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Photographic Print, B&W
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Cumberland County Historical Society
Early football team, the "Pirates" [version 1], c.1890

Portrait of thirteen male students, most in athletic gear. The student in the center is holding a football with a "P" on it. 

Note: Previous cataloging for this image identifies the team as the "Pirates." 

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Glass Plate Negative
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National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Early football team, the "Pirates" [version 2], c.1890

Portrait of thirteen male students, most in athletic gear. The student in the center is holding a football with a "P" on it. 

Note: Previous cataloging for the National Anthropological Archives version of this image identifies the team as the "Pirates." 

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Photographic Print, B&W
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Cumberland County Historical Society
Early football team, c.1894

A group portrait of a football team, date not known. 

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Photographic Print, B&W
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Cumberland County Historical Society
Football team (larger group), 1895

Group portrait of twenty-six male students and one white man, presumably a coach or advisor--the 1895 football team. 

See Cumberland County Historical Society image PA-CH1-084d (in Related Images) for a smaller group photo of the team and more information about those students who may be included.

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Photographic Print, B&W
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Cumberland County Historical Society
Football team (smaller group), 1895

Group portrait of sixteen male students from the 1895 football team. 

In his 1951 book, Fabulous Redmen, John Steckbeck identifies the sitters as: top row (l to r), Lone Wolf, McFarland, Smith, H. Pierce, and Nori; middle row (l to r), Redwater, Cayou, Metoxen, B. Pierce, Seneca and Printup; bottom row (l to r),…

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Photographic Print, B&W
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Cumberland County Historical Society
Football Team (smaller group), 1896

A group portrait of football players from the 1896 team (ball with '96 on it is in photo). 

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Photographic Print, B&W
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Cumberland County Historical Society
Football team, 1898

Group portrait of the football team, posed with a football labeled '98 and a dog. 

The Cumberland County Historical Society has the sitters identified as: back row (l to r): Artie Miller, Jonas Metoxen, Bemus Pierce, Edward Rogers, and Frank Hudson; middle row (l to r) Chauncey Archiquette, Thaddeus Redwater, Edwin Smith, Isaac…

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Photographic Print, B&W
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Cumberland County Historical Society
Football Team, 1900

The printed note reads: Thompson, Redwater, Wheelock, Scott, Warner, Seneca, Miller, Scholder, Pierce, Roberts, Warren, Metoxen, Johnson, Smith, Hudson, Rogers, Sickles.

This image with the caption FOOTBALL TEAM OF 1900 appears in John N. Choate's Souvenir of the Carlisle Indian School…

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Photograph, Reproduction
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Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections
sepia-toned image; in the upper third is a photograph of the previous year's Indian-Villanova Game, the lower two-thirds give details about when and where the game is and what fun things will happen, along the right side is a note that says "AUTOMOBLIES PARKED"

The front of the postcard advertises a football game between Carlisle and Villanova University on September 28, 1907.

The card has been addressed to David H. Zarger, Chambersburg, Pa. There is no message.

 

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Postcard
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Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections
Pratt Responds to Request to Return Charles Smith
April 30, 1893 - June 6, 1893

Richard Henry Pratt responds to the request of Charles Red Hawk Smith to be returned home. Pratt provides reports from the school's physician and disciplinarian as well as two outing reports from Smith's patron. As a result Pratt recommends that Smith be allowed to be returned home.

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Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository:
National Archives and Records Administration
Cincinnati vs Carlisle Souvenir
November 25, 1897

University of Cincinnati vs the Carlisle Indians souvenir in the shape of a football for the Thanksgiving game on November 25, 1897.

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Memorabilia and Ephemera
Repository:
Cumberland County Historical Society
Chicago Athletic Association Endorses Playing Carlisle
May 17, 1898

W. H. Thompson, Vice President of the Chicago Athletic Association, refers to correspondence not included and notes that he sees no reason why they cannot play the Carlisle Football Team.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Request of Isidor Casto to Enroll at Carlisle
April 30 - May 5, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt forwards letter of Isidor Casto requesting to enroll at the Carlisle Indian School. Casto was enrolled at the Phoenix Indian School at the time. 

Note: Isidor Casto is the brother of Carlisle student Ignacio Casto.

Format:
Letters/Correspondence
Repository:
National Archives and Records Administration
Martin Wheelock Temporarily Relieved of Duties due to Football
September 30, 1899

Richard Henry Pratt informs the Office of Indian Affairs that Martin Wheelock has been temporarily relieved of his duties as Assistant Disciplinarian due to his position on the football team.

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Letters/Correspondence
Repository:
National Archives and Records Administration
Dickinson College vs Carlisle 1901 Souvenir Football Program
October 5, 1901

Souvenir program for the Dickinson vs. Carlisle football game on October 5, 1901. The program includes the rosters for the two teams as well as photographs connected to both schools and advertisements for local businesses.

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Memorabilia and Ephemera
Repository:
Cumberland County Historical Society
Former Carlisle Students Now at Haskell
October 9, 1902

Richard Henry Pratt informs W. A. Jones that a number of former Carlisle Indian School students are now attending the Haskell Indian School in the normal or commercial departments or connected with their football team.

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Letters/Correspondence
Repository:
National Archives and Records Administration
1902 Annual Banquet of the Carlisle Indian Football Team
December 5, 1902

Program and menu for the 1902 annual banquet for the Carlisle Indian Football Team. The program includes the scores from the season's games as well as the names of the players.

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Memorabilia and Ephemera
Repository:
Cumberland County Historical Society
Correspondence Regarding Louis Matlock at Carlisle
August 25, 1905 - December 7, 1905

Correspondence regarding the enrollment of Louis Matlock (here spelled Matlack) at the Carlisle Indian School as well as his return to the Pawnee Agency.

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Letters/Correspondence
Repository:
National Archives and Records Administration
Description of a Visit to the Carlisle Indian School in 1906
August 19, 1906

The father of Matthew and Wendell Jones describes his visit to the Carlisle Indian School. He discusses the games many of the students played as well as the work that was being done on the school grounds.

Also included is a letter from the widow of Wendell Jones noting that she had made a copy of the letter in 1988.

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Letters/Correspondence
Repository:
Cumberland County Historical Society
Mercer Responds to Unaccounted Funds Under His Supervision
March 1, 1907 - March 11, 1907

William A. Mercer responds to the report of W. S. Olive, Special U.S. Indian Agent, regarding unaccounted funds. Mercer states that the nature of the Athletic Funds means they should not be run through the Indian Office and he is willing to resign his position if it means complying with Departmental regulations.

Format:
Letters/Correspondence
Repository:
National Archives and Records Administration
Mercer Responds to Office Proposal on Accounting for Various Funds
March 26, 1907

William A. Mercer responds to the Office of Indian Affairs proposal for overseeing various funds at the Carlisle Indian School. He further requests that relative to the Printery Fund that he be allowed to expend $100 without prior approval.

An Office memo states that this proposal is satisfactory but that he should be required to submit…

Format:
Letters/Correspondence
Repository:
National Archives and Records Administration