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Photo NumberPH036_5921
Title on ObjectUmatilla Reservation near Cayuse station;
Title on EnvelopeCamps on Umatilla Indian reservation, near Cayuse Station;
Descriptive UO TitleCamps on Umatilla Indian reservation, near Cayuse Station;
TCI Title
General NotesTwo tipis. One tipi has just the top showing with a shed made of blank boards in front of it. The nearest tipi has an animal pen of some sort with a grass roof and sticks for door and walls. In the far backgound there is a single telephone or telegraph pole.
TCI NotesAn outside photograph of a campsite in the foothills of the Blue Mountains. The tipi in the front of the photograph is canvas with poles on the outside of the tipi. The tipi has a number of different canvases around the tipi. Behind the first tipi there is some brush, then a shed made of boards. Behind the shed you can only see the top of another tipi. All around the campsite is brush about as high as the two tipis. The ridge on the left side of the photograph is called Telephone ridge, the one over the second tipi is Kanine ridge and unidentified ridge on the right side. Writing on the photograph is in the lower left side of the photograph "Umatilla Reservation near Cayuse Station Maj. Moorhouse." This photograph is in the Thorn hollow area not near Cayuse.
TCI TermsTipi

TCI ClassesOutside Photograph; Camp Site: Housing;
Umatilla Indian Reservation (Or.)
Indian encampments

PlaceUmatilla Indian Reservation, Oregon
Blue Mountains, Oregon and Washington
Telephone Ridge, Oregon
Kanine Ridge, 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) Size221,910 bytes
Image Width875 pixels
Image Height703 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 21 - 1.00 -177 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_5921.tif -- 24 bit, Adobe RGB (1998) -- 4818 x 6000 pixels -- 600 dpi -- 86,741,368 bytes //

Production tiff -- PH036_5921db.tif -- 24 bit, Adobe RGB (1998) -- 6000 x 4818 pixels -- 600 dpi -- 171,828,540 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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