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Photo NumberPH036_5889
Title on ObjectNo place like home, Umatilla Reservation
Title on EnvelopeCamps on Umatilla Indian Reservation
Descriptive UO TitleCamps on Umatilla Indian Reservation
TCI Title
General NotesA Natvie-American woman and child sitting next to a tipi. Both wear scarves and shawls. There is a stack of firewood on the other side of tipi along with an upturned basket or pan. In the background, there are trees and an unidentified structure.
TCI NotesAn outside photograph of a woman and a child sitting on the side of a Tule mat tipi. The woman and the child are unidentified and they are sitting on the ground. The woman has her head down can not see her face. She is wearing a scarf over her head and wing dress. The child is wearing a dress. The Tule mat tipi is five layers high and has six poles on the outside of the tipi to hold down the mats. There is a rope in the middle of the outside poles to hold them down. The door is made of a cloth material which is in the middle of the photograph. In the background is some kind of shelter that has some unidentified objects under the shelter. The far background is a row of Cottonwood trees. Writing on the photograph is under the door of the tipi "No place like home Umatilla Reservation Maj. Moorhouse."
TCI TermsWoman
Wing Dress
Tule Mat

TCI ClassesOutside Photograph; People; Regalia; Euro-American Clothing; Housing;
SubjectIndians of North America
Clothing and dress
Indian children
Mothers and children
Umatilla Indian Reservation (Or.)

PlaceUmatilla Indian Reservation, 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
Sub TypeOutside Photograph

Image (File) Size240,912 bytes
Image Width703 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 25 - 1.00 - 185 prior to capture.
Resolution125 dpi
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_5889.tif -- 24 bit, Adobe RGB (1998) -- 4806 x 5986 pixels -- 600 dpi -- 86,324,104 bytes //

Production tiff -- PH036_5889db.tif -- 24 bit, Adobe RGB (1998) --4806 x 5986 pixels -- 600 dpi --168,128,428 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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