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PH036_4230
Photo NumberPH036_4230
Title on Object
Title on EnvelopeParson Motanic, Cayuse Indian, in Hudson automobile, 1915
Descriptive UO TitleParson Motanic, Cayuse Indian, in Hudson automobile.
TCI Title
General NotesA Native American man, identified as Parson Motanic of the Cayuse tribe, sits in the driver's seat of a convertible Hudson automobile, which is parked on the side of a street in town. A younger Native American man, two Native American women, and a Native American girl also sit in the car. The men wear hats and Euro-American clothing. The women wear headscarves. The front and passenger side of the Hudson automobile are visible in the picture and there are houses visible in the background.
TCI NotesAn outside photograph of a family sitting in an automobile. They have been identified as the Parson Motanic family. Parson is the one behind the steering wheel. The young boy sitting in the passenger seat has been identified as the salesman son from one of the family members. In the back seat are three women and one girl. Starting from left to right are Mary Motanic, Esther Motanic, Dorothy Motanic, Sarah Motanic. The photographer was on the front right side of the automobile. In the background are a number of houses on both sides of the street.
TCI TermsMen
Shirt, Cloth
Hat
Women
Dress
Scarf
House
Automobile
Trees


TCI ClassesOutside Photograph; People; Transportation; Euro-American Clothing;
SubjectIndians of North America
Cayuse Indians
Automobiles
Hudson automobile
Convertible automobiles
Indian women
Men
Children
Hats
Clothing and dress
Euro-American clothing
Scarves
Dwellings
Houses
Families


NamesMotanic, Parson
Motanic, Mary
Motanic, Esther
Motanic, Dorothy
Motanic, Sarah
PhotographerMoorhouse, Lee
Date in Photo1915
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 Dimensions6.93 X 5.02 inches
TypeImage
Sub TypeOutside Photograph


Image (File) Size218,188 bytes
Image Width866 pixels
Image Height627 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 91 - 0.85 - 255. 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_4230.tif -- 24 bit, sRGB IEC 61966-2.1 -- 4157 X 3008 pixels -- 600 dpi -- 37,519,762 bytes //

Production tiff -- PH036_4230ag.tif -- 8 bit, Gray Gamma 2.2 -- 4157 X 3008 pixels -- 600 dpi -- 12,523,640 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.
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