Carlisle in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The Carlisle Indian Industrial School
Erected 2003 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 40° 12.452′ N, 77° 10.245′ W. Marker is in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, in Cumberland County. Marker is on North Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Carlisle PA 17013, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Indian Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); The First School of the American Army (within shouting distance of this marker); U S Army War College Alumni Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); Charles Albert "Chief" Bender (approx. ¼ mile away); Truscott Hall (approx. 0.3 miles away); Dragoon Circle To Commemorate the First Home of the "Mobile Arm" (approx. 0.3 miles away); Wheelock Bandstand (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Carlisle.
More about this marker. 50 feet east of entrance to Carlisle Barracks (US Army War College)
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study The Hampton Indian Program marker shown.
Also see . . . History of the Carlisle Indian Indurstial School with photo. (Submitted on May 1, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Education • Native Americans •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 20, 2018. This page originally submitted on May 1, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 3,058 times since then and 46 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 1, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. 3. submitted on November 29, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 4, 5. submitted on June 20, 2018.