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Photo NumberPH036_5881
Title on Object
Title on EnvelopeCamps on Umatilla Indian Reservation
Descriptive UO TitleCamps on Umatilla Indian reservation.
TCI Title
General NotesIn the foreground, a Native-American man wearing a suit sits about 15 feet up a tree. Near the tree is a tipi. In the background are trees, stumps, a fence, and a telegraph or telephone pole. The location has been identified as the Umatilla Indian Reservation.
TCI NotesAn outside photograph of a man sitting in a Pine tree. There is an unidentified man dressed in a cloth shirt, pants, boots and a hat sitting in a Pine tree. There is a canvas tipi behind him on the edge of the tree line of Cottonwood and Pine trees. In the background at the base of the hill is a telephone pole, and in front of the telephone pole is fence line.
TCI TermsMan
Shirt, Cloth
Poles, Telephone

TCI ClassesOutside Photograph; Person; Euro-American Clothing; Camp Site;
SubjectIndians of North America
Indian reservations
Umatilla Indian Reservation (Or.)
Indian encampments
Tree stumps
Cottonwood trees

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
chipped plate
Sub TypeOutside Photograph

Image (File) Size353,491 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 16 - 1.00 - 127 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_5881.tif -- 24 bit, Adobe RGB (1998) -- 4806 x 5980 pixels -- 600 dpi -- 86,243,072 bytes //

Production tiff -- PH036_5881db.tif -- 24 bit, Adobe RGB (1998) -- 4806 x 5980 pixels -- 600 dpi -- 168,990,028 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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