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PH036_6229
Photo NumberPH036_6229
Title on Object
Title on EnvelopeLee Moorhouse collection of Indian costumes and artifacts.
Descriptive UO TitleLee Moorhouse collection of Indian costumes and artifacts.
TCI Title
General NotesA collection of items identified as "Lee Moorhouse collection of Indian costumes and artifacts" is grouped on the board-and-batten porch of a house. Flanked by two lattice-work columns, most of the items are baskets with geometric designs, along with a few pieces of pottery, also with geometric designs. Baskets are piled up to half-hide the window, with its four narrow lead-lights, and spill out past the low porch to the ground. In the center back hang two beaded dresses and what looks like part of a cradleboard. A beaded bag hangs on the left column, and baskets hang on the other. In the left back corner of the porch is a strikingly bold geometrically patterned textile, with some tall sticks propped up behind it.
TCI NotesAn outside photograph of a large number of baskets and other objects on the porch of a house. There are many different sizes and types of baskets that are on the ground, on the steps, and on the porch. Some of the baskets are on top of each other. There are some that are hanging on the wall of the house. On each side of the window are beaded buckskin dresses. This is a collection that has been collected by Major Moorhouse. Some of these objects have appeared in some of Major Moorhouse's other photographs on different people.
TCI TermsDress, Buckskin
Bag, Pipe
Basket
Hat, Cornhusk
Mortar
Blanket, Wool
House
Porch
Window


TCI ClassesOutside Photograph; Regalia; Housing; Artifact; Moorhouse Props;
SubjectClothing and dress
Bag, Beaded--Geometric
Bags
Baskets
Indian beadwork
Hats
Dwellings
Cradleboards
Dress, Buckskin
Ethnic costume
Porches
Windows
Pottery


NamesMoorhouse, Lee
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 Conditiondiscolored emulsion
moderate emulsion flaking
TypeImage
Sub TypeOutside Photograph


Image (File) Size272,966 bytes
Image Width875 pixels
Image Height709 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 8 - 1.00 - 128 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_6229.tif -- 24 bit, Adobe RGB (1998) -- 4832 X 5967 pixels -- 600 dpi -- 86,520,836 bytes //

Production tiff -- PH036_6229rb.tif -- 24 bit, Adobe RGB (1998) -- 5967 X 4832 pixels -- 600 dpi -- 170,577,612 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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