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Photo NumberPH036_4010
Title on ObjectTirzah Trask Umpqua Tribe
Title on EnvelopeIda Coyote, young Cayuse girl, in costume
Descriptive UO TitleIda Coyote, young Cayuse girl, in costume.
TCI Title
General NotesA Native American girl, identified as Ida Coyote of the Cayuse Tribe, is standing outside on a mat in front a gray backdrop. She is wearing a hat, a necklace, bracelets, a dress, moccasins, and earrings. She is holding a bow with an arrow in her hands.
TCI NotesAn outside photograph of a young girl dressed up in regalia standing in front of a blanket back drop. She is wearing a beaded dress, Cornhusk hat, choker, women legging, and moccasins. She is holding in both hands a bow. She is standing on a coiled cedar root mat which is under a blanket. In the background there is a blanket tacked to a wooden frame. Writing on the photograph is "Tirzah Trask Umpqua Tribe Maj. Moorhouse." Regalia suspected to be Moorhouse props as it does not seem consistent with the dress of the area.
TCI TermsWoman
Dress, Buckskin Beaded
Hat, Cornhusk
Woman Legging
Moccasins Beaded-Geometric
Mat, Coiled Cedar Root

TCI ClassesOutside photograph; Person; Regalia; Weaponry;
SubjectIndians of North America
Moccasins, Beaded-Geometric
Clothing and dress
Bow (Archery)
Cayuse Indians

NamesCoyote, Ida
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 Dimensions6.51 X 8.52 inches
Source Conditionscratching
chipped plate
Sub TypeOutside Photograph

Image (File) Size237,491 bytes
Image Width664 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 14 - 1.00 - 193 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_4010.tif -- 24 bit, Adobe RGB (1998) -- 3924 X 5171 pixels -- 600 60,892,096 bytes //

Production tiff -- PH036_4010rb.tif -- 24 bit, Adobe RGB (1998) -- 3924 X 5171 pixels -- 600 dpi --119,783,256 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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