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Photo NumberPH036_4211
Title on ObjectCayuse Tribe
Title on EnvelopeCayuse Indian children in costume
Descriptive UO TitleCayuse Indian children in costume
TCI Title
General NotesTwo Cayuse Indian girls wearing necklaces, earrings, shawls, and plain moccasins sit in front of a large tree trunk. One girl sits with a cornhusk bag with a geometric motif displayed prominently on her lap.
TCI NotesAn outside photograph of two children dressed in their regalia sitting in front of a big Cottonwood tree. They both are wearing wing dresses and shawls. The girl on the left side of the photograph has a Cornhusk bag on her lap. The background is all brush and trees without any leaves. Writing on the photograph is "Cayuse Tribe Maj. Moorhouse"
TCI TermsGirls
Wing Dresses
Belt, Leather-Beaded
Bag, Cornhusk

TCI ClassesOutside Photograph; Children; Regalia;
SubjectIndians of North America
Clothing and dress
Cayuse Indians
Bag, Beaded--Geometric

PhotographerMoorhouse, Lee
Date in Photo1897 - 1920
RightsThis image is in the public domain. Acknowledgement of the University of Oregon Libraries as a source is requested.
RepositoryUniversity of Oregon Libraries - Special Collections and University Archives

Collection TitleMoorhouse Collection
Source FormatGlass-plate negative
Source Dimensions7.02 X 5.06 inches
Sub TypeOutside Photograph

Image (File) Size182,997 bytes
Image Width878 pixels
Image Height632 pixels
Color Space8 bit -- Grayscale -- Gray Gamma 2.2
Capture MethodScanned in Twain 32 negative mode on UMAX PowerLook III flatbed scanner
Resolution125 dpi
Processing HistoryAdobe Photoshop used to adjust levels from 0 - 1.00 - 255 to 7 - 1.00 - 255. Images saved in greyscale. JPEG compressed from greyscale tiff at 125 dpi with quality setting at 6 of 12.
Additional Formats Held by UOArchived tiff -- PH036_4211.tif -- 24 bit, sRGB IEC61966-2.1 -- 4215 X 3035 pixels -- 600 dpi -- 38,386,532 bytes //

Production tiff -- PH036_4211ag.tif -- 8 bit, Gray Gamma 2.2 -- 4215 X 3035 pixels -- 600 dpi -- 12,821,488 bytes //

PublisherJoint Project of the University of Oregon Libraries and the Tamástslikt Cultural Institute of the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla
Digital CollectionUniversity of Oregon. Libraries. Picturing the Cayuse, Walla Walla, and Umatilla Tribes.
Contributing InstitutionUniversity of Oregon Libraries
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