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Photo NumberPH036_5923
Title on ObjectUmatilla Reservation, July 4, 1903
Title on EnvelopeScene on Umatilla Indian Reservation, July 4, 1903
Descriptive UO TitleScene on Umatilla Indian reservation.
TCI Title
General NotesA view of a Native American encampment and the surrounding landscape on the Umatilla Indian Reservation on July 4, 1903. The encampment includes many tipis, a few other structures, and some horses.
TCI NotesAn outside photograph of a number of canvas tipis in a circle. There is a number of tipis set up in a open field next to a row of big Cottonwood trees. The tipi in the front of the photograph has a number of horses on the outside of the circle of tipis. In the middle of the circle is an arbor made of branches. Writing on the photograph is "Umatilla Reservation July 4-1903 Maj. Moorhouse."
TCI TermsTipi

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

PlaceUmatilla Indian Reservation, Oregon
PhotographerMoorhouse, Lee
Date in Photo1903
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 Dimensions10.00 X 8.04 inches
Source Conditionflaking
Sub TypeOutside Photograph

Image (File) Size111,519 bytes
Image Width874 pixels
Image Height704 pixels
Color Space24 bit -- RGB -- sRGB IEC61966-2.1
Capture MethodScanned in transmissive mode with SilverfastAI on UMAX PowerLook III flatbed scanner. Levels adjusted from 0 - 1.00 - 255 to 25 - 1.00 -185 prior to capture.
Resolution125 dpi
Processing HistoryOriginal images are all oreinted as portraits and are colored as negatives. Adobe Photoshop used to reorient and crop images, invert colors to positive, and add layers to neutralize highligths and shadows, desaturate colors and adjust the density of midtones. Second production tiff saved retaining layers after adjustments. Photoshop used to convert color profile to sRGB, set resolution to 125 dpi and resize larger of the two pixel dimensions to 875. Display jpeg saved after resizing.
Additional Formats Held by UOArchived tiff -- PH036_5923.tif -- 24 bit, Adobe RGB (1998) -- 4824 X 6000 pixels -- 600 dpi -- 86,852.736 bytes //

Production tiff -- PH036_5923 -- 24 bit, Adobe RGB (1998) -- 6000 X 4824 pixels -- 600 dpi -- 169,598,900 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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