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Photo NumberPH036_6792
Title on Object
Title on Envelope
Descriptive UO TitleRow of cowboys and Indians on horseback in a town
TCI Title
General NotesA line of 20 men and women on horseback stand side-by-side, facing the camera. They are on a dirt street in front of several wooden buildings, including a livery stable. The riders are a mixture of men, women, Indians and non-Indians, and wear tribal clothing or cowboy attire.
TCI NotesAn outside photograph of a mixture of Indian and non-Indian men and women, some dressed in regalia and others in euro-american clothing. All of the people are seated on horses except for one man, located on the left side of the photograph; he is standing next to a horse with his right hand on the left side of the horse's head. There are seventeen men, six women, and twenty-one horses. The people and horses are lined up side by side on a dirt street with buildings in the background. A window near the left side of the photograph has "Soft Drinks" written on it. A building near the right side of the photograph has a banner painted on it which reads "FEED & SALE BARN---LIVERY."
TCI TermsHorse
Horse Gear
Bonnet, Stove Pipe
Bonnet, Plains Style
Euro-American Clothing

TCI ClassesOutside Photograph; Animals; Buildings; People;
SubjectIndians of North America
Cowboy hats
Indian women
Blanket, Saddle
Horse Trappings
Wooden sidewalks

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 Conditiondiscoloration
Sub TypeOutside Photograph

Image (File) Size216,963 bytes
Image Width875 pixels
Image Height676 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 01 - 1.00 - 048 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_6792.tif -- 24 bit, Adobe RGB (1998) -- 3918 x 5073 pixels -- 600 dpi -- 59,645,436 bytes //

Production tiff -- PH036_6792rb.tif -- 24 bit, Adobe RGB (1998) -- 5073 x 3918 pixels -- 600 dpi -- 118,323,476 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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