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Photo NumberPH036_4308
Title on ObjectPoker Jim's Camp Near Cayuse Station
Title on EnvelopePoker Jim's Camp Near Cayuse Station
Descriptive UO TitleCamp of Poker Jim, Cayuse Indian, near Cayuse Station, Umatilla
TCI Title
General NotesThree Native American men and four children stand around outside a tipi. They are accompanied by two horses, a cow and two calves. More livestock are visible in the backround. One of the calves appears to be nursing. Miscellaneous gear and supplies sit on the edge of the photograph, just to the left of the tipi.
TCI NotesAn outside photograph of a family standing next to a tipi and horses and a cow. The tipi which is the back is made of canvas and a few Tule Mats on top. There are six poles on the outside of the tipi to hold the canvas and the Tule Mat down. There are four children standing behind the tipi and they are all facing the camera. They are all dressed in Euro-American clothing. One of the children is holding the reins to a horse and a cow. A man is standing between the horse and the cow. The calf is nursing on the cow. There are two men standing behind the cow and a horse with a saddle on the horse behind the man on the far right of the photograph. All three men are wearing cloth shirts and wearing blankets wrapped around them. On the left side of the photograph in the back ground which would be the front of the tipi is part of the supplies for the camp. Writing on the photograph is under the tipi and the horse and the cow is "Poker Jim's Camp Near Cayuse Station Maj. Moorhouse" In the far back ground is a mixed trees of Cottonwood and Pines.
TCI TermsTipi
Tule Mat
Shirt, Cloth
Vets, Cloth

TCI ClassesOutside Photograph; Camp site; People; Animal;
Cattle herding
Indians of North America
Cayuse Indians

NamesPoker Jim
PlaceUmatilla Indian Reservation, Oregon
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 Dimensions10.00 X 8.18 inches
Source Conditionflaking
Sub TypeOutside Photograph

Image (File) Size199,217 bytes
Image Width875 pixels
Image Height705 pixels
Color Space24 bit - RGB - sRGB IEC61966-2.1
Capture MethodScanned in transmissive mode with Silverfast AI 6.0 on UMAX PowerLook III flatbed scanner. Levels adjusted from 0 - 1.00 - 255 to 22 - 1.00 - 190 prior to capture.
Resolution125 dpi
Processing HistoryScanned images enter Photoshop with negative polarity and have a reversed orientation. Archived Tiffs are saved. Adobe Photoshop used to reorient and crop images, invert image to positive polarity, set and neutralize shadow and highlight point, adjust midtone contrast, and desaturate color information. Second production tiff saved, retaining adjustments layers. Photoshop used to convert color profie from Adobe 1998, to sRGB, set resoltuion to 125 dpi and resize the largest pixel dimension of the image to 875. Display jpeg saved after resizing.
Additional Formats Held by UOArchived tiff -- PH036_4308.tif -- 24 bit, Adobe RGB (1998) -- 4832 X 6000 pixels -- 600 dpi -- 86,993,744 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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