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PH036_3723
Photo NumberPH036_3723
Title on ObjectPoker Jim, Chief of Round Up, Pendleton, OR.
Title on EnvelopePoker Jim, chief of Round-up
Descriptive UO TitlePoker Jim, chief of the roundup.
TCI Title
General NotesA Native American man identified as Poker Jim, Chief of Round Up, sits in front of a backdrop. He wears traditional Native American clothing, including a buckskin coat and a headdress with feathers, furs, and other ornamentation. His eyes are closed and in his right hand he holds a medal with a likeness of a European American man in profile. In his left hand he holds an object, possibly a scabbard, that is made of buckskin and decorated with beadwork.
TCI NotesAn interior photograph of a tribal man dressed in regalia. He is identified as Poker Jim. He is wearing a Horned Headdress with a single trail of Eagle Feathers down his back, also has on a Beaded Buckskin Shirt. In his right hand he is holding an unidentified medal; on the front of the medal is a man's head. A beaded rifle scabbard is cradled in his left arm. Writing on the photograph, on the end of the rifle scabbard, is "Poker Jim Chief of the Round Up Pendleton Or." Writing saying "Major Moorhouse" appears under his hands.
TCI TermsMan
Headdress, Horned -Single Trail
Shirt, Beaded Buckskin
Ermines
Metal
Scabbard, Rifle
Pants
Fur
Backdrop, Painted


TCI ClassesInterior Photograph; Person; Regalia; Headdress;
SubjectIndians of North America
Headdresses
Medals
Men
Indian beadwork
Feathers, Eagle
Fur
Scabbards
Clothing and dress
Coat, Buckskin
Ethnic costume


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 Dimensions5.00 X 6.92 inches
TypeImage
Sub TypeStudio Portrait


Image (File) Size271,744 bytes
Image Width625 pixels
Image Height865 pixels
Color Space8 bit -- Greyscale -- 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 - 1.23 - 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_3723.tif -- 24 bit, sRGB IEC 61966-2.1 -- 3000 X 4151 pixels -- 600 dpi -- 37,366,986 bytes //

Production tiff -- PH036_3723ag.tif -- 8 bit, Gray Gamma 2.2 -- 3000 X 4151 pixels -- 600 dpi -- 2,474,360 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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