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Photo NumberPH036_5555
Title on EnvelopePresbyterian church + congregation, Umatilla indian reservation
Descriptive UO Title
TCI TitleIndian Presbyterian Church Umatilla Reservation
General NotesA group of men, women, and children, identified as the congregation of the Indian Presbyterian Church of the Umatilla Indian Reservation, are posing in front of a church. The group includes Native American men, Native American women, Native American children, European American men, European American women, and European American children. Everyone is garbed in Euro-American clothing. Some of the men and male children are wearing hats. All but one of the Native American women are wearing shawls around their shoulders and scarves atop their heads. Two European American women are kneeling behind a group of children. Everyone else is standing. A few individuals are standing outside the door of the church. The church, which appears to be of wooden construction, has three windows on one side and one window on the only other visible side. A steeple is above the door of the church. A chimney is on the right front end of the roof. A tipi is in the background.
SubjectIndians of North America
Umatilla Indian Reservation (Or.)
Umatilla Indians
Euro-American clothing
Indian women
Indian children
Wooden churches
Presbyterian churches
European Americans
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 Dimensions
Source Conditionfingerprints
silver mirroring
surface contamination
Sub TypeOutside Photograph
Image (File) Size221.917 kb
Capture Method33-0-194
Resolution125 dpi
Processing HistoryC
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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