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Photo NumberPH036_4401
Title on ObjectRosa Paul, Walla Walla Tribe
Title on EnvelopeSame description as 4399
Descriptive UO TitleRosa Paul, Walla Walla Indian, in costume with infant in cradle, outside tipi.
TCI Title
General NotesA Native American woman, identified as Rosa Paul of the Walla Wall tribe, stands to the left of a large tipi. She has on a long fringed leather dress which is decorated across the shoulders. She is wearing a basket hat on her head. It has woven geometric designs. Rosa Paul has long braids. She is wearing a cradleboard on her back. There is an infant in the cradleboard. Behind Rosa Paul there is a log and a pile of sacks and some cloth on the ground. The cloth is decorated with a geometic design. One of the sacks appears to have potatoes in it. Against the tipi are some cloth or bags and two metal pots or bowls. The tipi is covered with woven Tule mats. The entrance is covered with a piece of cloth.
TCI NotesAn outside photograph of a woman and a child standing next to a campsite. She has been identified as Rosa Paul and child. She has the child in a cradleboard on her back standing on the side of a Tule mat tipi. She is wearing a cornhusk hat, beaded buckskin dress and she is facing to the left of the photographer with her head turned to look at the camera. Behind her are a number of different size bags. The door of the Tule mat tipi is facing the camera. There are three layers of the Tule mats to make the tipi. In the background are different size cottonwood trees and brush. Writing on the photograph is under the door of the tipi "Rosa Paul Walla Walla Tribe Major Moorhouse."
TCI TermsWoman
Hat, Cornhusk
Dress, Buckskin-Beaded
Tule Mat

TCI ClassesOutside Photograph; People; Regalia; Campsite; Housing;
SubjectIndian women
Pots and pans
Bowls (Tableware)
Braids (Hairdressing)
Walla Walla Indians
Cottonwood trees

NamesPaul, Rosa
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 Dimensions9.86 X 8.05 inches
Source Conditionflaking
Sub TypeOutside Photograph

Image (File) Size280,700 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 [11 - 1.00 - 165] 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_4401.tif -- 24 bit, Adobe RGB (1998) -- 4832 X 6000 pixels -- 600 dpi -- 86,996,356 bytes //

Production tiff -- PH036_4401rb.tif -- 24 bit, Adobe RGB (1998) -- xxxx X xxxx pixels -- 600 dpi -- x 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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