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Photo NumberPH036_6803
Title on ObjectUmatilla Reservation;
Title on Envelope2 NA Women, Tepee;
Descriptive UO TitleTwo women, Umatilla Reservation, tipi in background;
TCI Title
General NotesTwo Native American women standing on a manmade wall. There is a wooden plank in front of them. It leads down to an area of plants. The women are wearing dresses made of trade cloth adorned with beaded belts and necklaces. The woman in a plaid dress is holding a beaded bag. Both women have their hair in braids with bead work. Behind them is a tipi and deciduous trees.
TCI NotesAn outside photograph of two Indian women, dressed in regalia standing on the banks of a small creek. There is a plank of wood straddling both sides of the creek near the woman on the left side of the photograph. This same woman is holding a beaded bag in her right hand. Lots of plants are visible in the foreground of the photograph, and trees and the top of a tipi are visible in the background.
TCI TermsWoman
Bag, Beaded
Wraps, Hair
Belt, Beaded
Dress, Wing

TCI ClassesOutside Photograph; People; Water; Forestry; Clothing; Wood; Beadwork;
SubjectUmatilla Indian Reservation (Or.)
Indian women
Braids (Hairdressing)
Belt, Leather
Dress, Trade Cloth
Bag, Beaded
Indian reservations
Indian encampments

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 Conditionflaking
Sub TypeOutside Photograph

Image (File) Size348,883 bytes
Image Width670 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 8 - 1.00 - 224 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_6803.tif -- 24 bit, Adobe RGB (1998) -- 3918 X 5119 pixels -- 600 dpi -- 60,192,236 bytes //

Production tiff -- PH036_6803rb.tif -- 24 bit, Adobe RGB (1998) -- 3918 X 5119 pixels -- 600 dpi -- 116,790,912 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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