Dickinson and Carlisle Indian School Organize Football Scrimmage

Mon., Nov. 13, 1893

When the infamous Carlisle Indian School football team that Jim Thorpe would later play for was just getting started, Dickinson defeated them in a scrimmage at home 16-0.

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The History of Football at Dickinson College: 1885-1969 by Wilbur J. Gobrecht (1971)