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Photo NumberPH036_4339
Title on ObjectSabina Minthorn and babe
Title on EnvelopeSabina Minthorn, Cayuse Indian, with infant in cradle
Descriptive UO TitleSabina Minthorn, Cayuse Indian in costume, with infant in cradle.
TCI Title
General NotesA Native American woman, identified as Sabina Minthorn of the Cayuse tribe, holds her baby in a cradleboard. The woman wears a headscarf and a shawl. The cradleboard includes an embroidered floral motif, beadwork, and leather fringe.
TCI NotesAn outside photograph of a woman and a child in a beaded cradleboard. She is wearing a wingdress with a shawl over her shoulders and a scarf over her head. The child is in a floral beaded cradleboard with a loop necklace on the front of the child.
TCI TermsWoman
Necklace, Loop
Shawl, Wool
Backdrop, Blanket
Fence, Wooden

TCI ClassesOutside Photograph; People; Regalia;
SubjectIndians of North America
Cayuse Indians
Indian women
Indian beadwork
Mothers and children

NamesMinthorn, Sabina
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 Dimensions7.96 X 9.84 inches
Sub TypeOutside Photograph

Image (File) Size512,107 bytes
Image Width995 pixels
Image Height1230 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 0 - 1.51 - 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_4339.tif -- 24 bit, sRGB IEC 61966-2.1 -- 4776 X 5902 pixels -- 600 dpi -- 28,213,132 bytes //

Production tiff -- PH036_4339ag.tif -- 8 bit, Gray Gamma 2.2 -- 4776 X 5902 pixels -- 600 dpi -- 175,554 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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