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Photo NumberPH036_4463
Title on Object
Title on EnvelopeWo-ho-pum, Cause Indian woman
Descriptive UO TitleWo-ho-pum, Cayuse Indian woman, in costume.
TCI Title
General NotesA Native American woman, identified as Wo-ho-pum of the Cayuse tribe, stands wearing a cloth dress with a plaid pattern, necklaces, and earrings which are possibly made of shells. She wears her hair in braids and holds what appears to be a bag or handbag in her right hand. A blanket with a geometric motif is draped over her left shoulder.
TCI NotesA woman dressed in her regalia with a wool blanket over her. She is wearing a wing dress with a number of necklaces and a leather belt on. There is a wool blanket over her left shoulder and in her right hand she is holding a Cornhusk bag.
TCI TermsWoman
Wing dress
Blanket, Wool
Belt, Leather
Earring, Shell
Bag, Cornhusk

TCI ClassesWoman; Regalia;
SubjectIndians of North America
Cayuse Indians
Indian women
Clothing and dress
Braids (Hairdressing)
Dress, Cloth
Earrings, Shell

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 Dimensions6.60 X 8.54 inches
Source Conditionscratching
Sub TypeStudio Portrait

Image (File) Size233,661 bytes
Image Width671 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 10 - 1.00 - 87 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_4463.tif -- 24 bit, Adobe RGB (1998) -- 3910 X 1500 pixels -- 600 dpi -- 59,842,336x bytes //

Production tiff -- PH036_4463rb.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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