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Photo NumberPH036_3725
Title on ObjectPoker Jim--Chief of Round Up Pendleton Ore
Title on EnvelopePoker Jim, chief of Round-up
Descriptive UO TitlePoker Jim, chief of the roundup.
TCI Title
General NotesA Native American man, known as Poker Jim, is standing with his eyes closed, and is displaying a medal he is wearing around his neck. He is wearing a feathered headdress, a buckskin shirt, and a necklace. An animal fur and a piece of woven fabric hang from his side.
TCI NotesAn interior photograph of a tribal man dressed in regalia holding on to a medal. He is identified as Poker Jim. He is wearing a horned headdress with a single trail of Eagle Feathers down his back, a Buckskin Shirt. He is holding an unidentified medal in his right hand, which is the back of the medal. In his left arm he is cradling a Rifle Scabbard. Writing on the photograph is "Poker Jim Chief of Round Up Pendleton Or" which is written on the end of the rifle scabbard and œMajor Moorhouse is written below his hands.
TCI TermsMan
Horned Headdress-Single Trail
Shirt, Buckskin, Beaded
Scabbard, Rifle

TCI ClassesInterior Photograph; person; regalia; Head Dress;
SubjectIndians of North America
Feathers, Eagle
Pendleton Roundup
Shirt, Buckskin
Blanket Strip

NamesPoker Jim
PlacePendleton, 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 Dimensions5.02 X 6.98 inches
Sub TypeInterior Photograph

Image (File) Size284,822 bytes
Image Width628 pixels
Image Height873 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 10 - 1.42 - 245. 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_3725.tif -- 24 bit, sRGB IEC61966-2.1 -- 3015 X 4190 pixels -- 600 dpi -- 37,906,536 bytes //

Production tiff -- PH036_3725ag.tif -- 8 bit, Gray Gamma 2.2 -- 3015 X 4190 pixels -- 600 dpi -- 12,654,752 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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