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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. 

Format: Glass Plate Negative
Repository: 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...

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

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

Format: Photographic Print, B&W
Repository: 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." 

Format: Glass Plate Negative
Repository: 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." 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W
Repository: 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...

Format: Photographic Print, B&W
Repository: 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...

Format: Photographic Print, B&W
Repository: 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). 

Format: Photographic Print, B&W
Repository: Cumberland County Historical Society
Football Team of 1900, #2

The caption reads: FOOTBALL TEAM.

This image appears in The Indian Industrial School, Carlisle, Pa.: 23rd Year (Carlisle, PA: The School, 1902).

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

Format: Photographic Print, B&W
Repository: 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 ...

Format: Photograph, Reproduction
Repository: Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections
Receipt of Complimentary Tickets for Commissioner of Indian Affairs
November 6, 1909

The Secretary to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs thanks Carlisle Indian School Superintendent Moses Friedman for sending complimentary tickets (presumably to a football game) to them and Commissioner R. G. Valentine. The secretary informs Friedman that Valentine is currently in Oklahoma, but...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Display of World War I Maps and Questions Regarding Students Attending Football Games
September 28, 1914 - October 10, 1914

Second Assistant Commissioner of Indian Affairs C. F. Hauke informs Supervisor in Charge of the Carlisle Indian School Oscar H. Lipps that they have just sent two color maps of the parts of Europe that are in conflict and suggests hanging them up in frames and using pins to mark different points...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Hiring of Football Coach Victor M. Kelley and a Controversy between him and Coach Welch
July 2, 1915 - December 4, 1915

Newly-hired Carlisle Indian School Football Coach Victor M. Kelley writes to Commissioner of Indian Affairs Cato Sells regarding what his goals for the team should be and asks if he would like to travel from Arizona to California to have a meeting. Sells informs Kelley that he is coming to...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Application for Assistant Football Coach
March 1-28, 1917

Former student Elmer E. Busch applies to be the assistant football coach at Carlisle. Assistant Commissioner of Indian Affairs E. B. Meritt forwards Busch's application to Carlisle. Carlisle Superintendent O. H. Lipps denies Busch's application, stating that Busch is a former student and was...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Invitation to Commissioner of Indian Affairs to Attend Football Game at the Naval Academy
October 17, 1917 - October 18, 1917

Carlisle Indian School Superintendent John Francis Jr. informs the Commissioner of Indian Affairs that the football team is playing the Naval Academy at Annapolis and that no tickets will be issued because there will be plenty of room for everyone who would like to attend. Francis suggests that...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Notice of Death of Louis Godfrey
December 6-11, 1917

This document contains correspondence concerning the death of Louis Godfrey due to a football injury.

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