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Photo NumberPH036_4098
Title on Object
Title on EnvelopeDr. Whirlwind, Cayuse Indian, in costume including tooth necklace
Descriptive UO TitleDr. Whirlwind, Cayuse Indian.
TCI Title
General NotesA Native American man, identified as Charley Whirlwind (also known as Dr. Whirlwind) of the Cayuse tribe, is standing in a forest clearing in front of a tipi. He is wearing a shirt, leggings, a necklace, a belt, and moccasins. His hair is tied in two braids. A blanket hider hangs from his belt.
TCI NotesAn outside photograph of a man, dressed in his regalia standing on the side of a tipi. He has been identified as Charley Whirlwind. He is wearing his beaded cloth legging, Hider, beaded leather belt, and moccasins. The tipi, which is made of canvas, is behind him with the door next to the Pine tree, which is front of the tipi. In the back ground is a fence and brush.
TCI TermsMan
Belt, Leather-Beaded
Legging, Cloth-Beaded - Geometric
Arm Bands

TCI ClassesOutside Photograph; Person; Regalia; Housing;
SubjectIndians of North America
Braids (Hairdressing)
Belts (Clothing)
Cayuse Indians

NamesWhirlwind, Charley, Sr.
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 Dimensions6.59 X 8.54 inches
Source Conditionscratching
Sub TypeOutside Photograph

Image (File) Size239,520 bytes
Image Width681 pixels
Image Height875 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 00 - 1.00 - 115 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_4098.tif -- 24 bit, Adobe RGB (1998) -- 3956 X 5093 pixels -- 600 dpi -- 60,381,168 bytes //

Production tiff -- PH036_4098rb.tif -- 24 bit, Adobe RGB (1998) -- 3956 X 5093 pixels -- 600 dpi -- 118,775,268 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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