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Photo NumberPH036_4202
Title on ObjectJim Guyer Cayuse Tribe
Title on EnvelopeJim Guyer, Cayuse Indian, with costumes and implements
Descriptive UO TitleJim Guyer, Cayuse Indian, with costumes and implements.
TCI Title
General NotesNative American Jim Guyer seated and wearing regalia. He is wearing a feathered headdress with trailor with feather decorations; ankle bells; beaded and feathered armband; decorated European-styled vest and wool leggings; a hairbone bandoleer, and decorated moccasins. He holds a feathered dance stick. Blankets are scattered on the floor.
TCI NotesAn interior photograph of a man dressed in his regalia sitting inside a tipi. He is looking at the camera as it was taken. He is wearing a stovepipe bonnet with a single trail down the back. Also a brass tack vest, cloth shirt, arm bands with an ermine hanging off of the arm band, wool legging, with bells around his ankles. In his hands he is holding a dancing stick with some Eagle feathers on the stick. He is sitting on an unidentified object that is covered with a blanket. There is another blanket that is in front of him on the ground. There are about four or five different rugs under him covering the ground. In the background is the tipi with only two poles showing; they are just behind him, the canvas is all across the photograph. Writing on the photograph is "Major Moorhouse" which is on the blanket in front of him.
TCI TermsMan
Bonnet, Stove Pipe
Bonnet, Single Trail
Shirt , Cloth
Arm Bands
Vest, Brass Tacks
Bandoleer, Hairbone
Hider, Cloth
Legging, Wool
Bells, Ankle-Dancing
Dance Stick

TCI ClassesInterior Photograph; Person; Regalia; Housing;
SubjectCayuse Indians
Indians of North America
Arm Bands, Beaded
Bells, Ankle-Dance
Clothing and dress
Dance Stick
Feathers, Eagle
Vest, Cloth
Sashes (Costume)

NamesGuyer, Jim
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 Dimensions6.90 X 5.06 inches
Sub TypeStudio Portrait

Image (File) Size219,336 bytes
Image Width875 pixels
Image Height614 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 8 - 1.00 - 191 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_4202.tif -- 24 bit, Adobe RGB (1998) -- 4296 X 3013 pixels -- 600 dpi -- 38,851,412 bytes //

Production tiff -- PH036_4202rb.tif -- 24 bit, Adobe RGB (1998) -- 4296 X 3013 pixels -- 600 dpi -- 78,608,732 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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