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Photo NumberPH036_4360
Title on Object
Title on EnvelopePeo, Umatilla, in war bonnet, with various implements
Descriptive UO TitlePeo, Chief of the Umatillas, in war bonnet with various implements
TCI Title
General NotesA Native American man, identified as Chief Peo of the Umatilla tribe, rides a horse which faces to the left of the photograph. He wears a large feather headdress, a decorated armband, leggings, and a necklace. In his right hand he holds a tomahawk. His horse wears a stock saddle and curb bridle.
TCI NotesAn outside photograph of a man identified as Peo dressed in his regalia sitting on his horse. He is wearing a single trail bonnet with Eagle feathers, fur bandoleer, brass armbands, cloth shirt, and a blanket wrapped around his legs. He is holding a hatchet style pipe in his right hand and the reins in his left hand. He and the horse are facing to the left side of the photograph. The only horse gear that the horse has on is a bridle and a saddle. In the background, in the left side of the photograph, which is in front of the horse, are another horse next to a house and other unidentified objects next to the horse and the house.
TCI Terms

TCI Classes
SubjectIndians of North America
Umatilla Indians
Tribal chiefs

NamesChief Peo
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 Dimensions9.90 X 8.00 inches
Source Conditionscratching
Sub TypeOutside Photograph

Image (File) Size185,006 bytes
Image Width875 pixels
Image Height707 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 7 - 1.00 - 128 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_4360.tif -- 24 bit, Adobe RGB (1998) -- 4838 X 5986 pixels -- 600 dpi -- 86,898,620 bytes //

Production tiff -- PH036_4360rb.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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