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PH036_4432
Photo NumberPH036_4432
Title on EnvelopeNo Shirt and wife, on horseback
Descriptive UO Title
TCI TitleChief No Shirt and Wife
General NotesAn outside photograph of a Native American man and woman, dressed in regalia, each sitting on a horse, in front of several tipis. They have been identified as No Shirt and No Shirt's wife. No Shirt's wife has her hair in braids and is wearing a hat. She is attired in a beaded buckskin dress and has a shawl over her lap. The shawl may be a Pendleton shawl. She is holding her horse reins and a cornhusk bag in her left hand, with her right hand resting on the bag. She is sitting on two saddle blankets. Her horse's coat is spotted. For his headdress, No Shirt is wearing a single trail bonnet with a set of horns on the bonnet and ermines that hang over his shoulders. He is wearing a choker around his neck and a fur bandoleer across his chest. He is holding horse reins in his left hand, and an unidentifiable object tipped with feathers in his right hand. His horse has a dark coat and is wearing what has been identified as a beaded martingale. In the photograph's background can be seen several tipis, the silhouette of other horses, and a rising hillside.
TCI NotesAn outside photograph of a man and a woman dressed in their regalia sitting on horses in front of some tipis. She is identified as No Shirt's wife and is wearing a beaded buckskin dress with a shawl. She carries a corn husk bag. He is identified as No Shirt and is wearing a single trail bonnet with a set of horns on the bonnet, fur bandoleer. His horse is wearing a beaded martingale. In the background are five tipis. Writing on the photograph is "Chief No Shirt and Wife Walla Walla Tribe Maj. Moorhouse" and the number in the bottom left corner is "4432".
TCI TermsWoman
Dress, Buckskin--Beaded
Shawl
Bag, Cornhusk
Scarf
Reins
Horse
Saddle
Man
Bonnet, Single Trail
Bandoleer, Fur
Shirt, Cloth
Necklace, Loop
Martingale, Beaded--Geometric
Fur
Blanket
Feathers
Tipi
TCI ClassesOutside Photograph; People; Animal; Housing; Regalia
SubjectMen
Women
Indians of North America
Indian women
Regalia
Horses
Horse Trappings
Horse blankets
Horse Gear
Animals
Braids (Hairdressing)
Hats
Clothing and dress
Dress, Buckskin
Shawls
Bag, Cornhusk
Blanket, Saddle
Headdresses
Headdress, Horned
Choker
Bandoleer, Fur
Martingale
Tipis
NamesChief No-Shirt
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 Conditionscratching
fingerprints
discoloration
TypeImage
Sub TypeOutside Photograph
Image (File) Size207.039 kb
Capture Method21-0-177
Resolution125 dpi
Processing HistoryB
Additional Formats Held by UO
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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