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Photo NumberPH036_5871
Title on Object
Title on EnvelopeCamps on Umatilla Indian Reservation
Descriptive UO TitleCamps on Umatilla Indian reservation
TCI Title
General NotesAn encampment of two tipis on the Umatilla Indian Reservation. The landscape is grassy and hilly and the encampment is situated next to s stream.
TCI NotesAn outside photograph of two different kinds of tipis next to a creek. The two tipis are on the left side of the photograph. The one in front is canvas with the door facing the camera. The second one is a long tent Tule mat tipi and there is a ladder on the end of the tipi. The Tule mat tipi is four layers high. In front of the canvas tipi behind some of the brush is an unidentified object that is covered with a blanket. On the right side of the photograph is a creek running towards the camera, which is Buckaroo creek. The ridge on the right side is unidentified. In the background is Kanine ridge and the ridge behind the tipis Telephone ridge.
TCI TermsTipi
Tule Mat

TCI ClassesOutside Photograph; Campsite; Water;
SubjectIndians of North America
Indian reservations
Umatilla Indian Reservation (Or.)
Indian encampments

PlaceUmatilla Indian Reservation, Oregon
Buckaroo Creek, 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 Dimensions
Source Conditionflaking
chipped plate
Sub TypeOutside Photograph
Image (File) Size226,175 bytes
Image Width875 pixels
Image Height708 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 9 - 1.00 -172 prior to capture.
Processing HistoryScanned image enters Photoshop with negative polarity and reversed orientation. Archived tiff is saved. Adobe Photoshop used to reorient and crop image, 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 profile from Adobe 1998, to sRGB, set resolution 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_5871.tif -- 24 bit, Adobe RGB (1998) -- 4832 x 5973 pixels -- 600 dpi -- 86,602,840 bytes //

Production tiff -- PH036_5871db.tif -- 24 bit, Adobe RGB (1998) -- 5973 x 4832 pixels -- 600 dpi -- 168,589,056 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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