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PH036_4541
Photo NumberPH036_4541
Title on ObjectDr. Whirlwind, Cayuse Indian, on horse
General NotesA Native American man, identified as Dr. Whirl-wind (Charley Whirlwind, Sr.) of the Cayuse Tribe, is mounted on a horse. The man is wearing buckskin pants and shirt and moccasins. The shirt is decorated with feathers and beadwork on the front and sleeves. He is wearing a headdress with a full crown of feathers and strips of fur hanging down around his shoulders. He has a large beaded choker. The horse is solid brown in color and has a saddle, saddle blanket and bridle. On the ground in front of the horse is a dog with long, fluffy white hair. The man, horse, and dog are on a slope on the side of a mountain. Around them are some other slopes and some stands of pine trees. The top of the mountain is in the background.
TCI NotesOutside photograph of a man sitting on a horse dressed in his regalia, he is wearing a war bonnet with eagle feathers and ermine draped on both sides, around his neck is a bear claw choker. The buckskin shirt he is wearing is beaded in geometrical design
TCI TermsMan
Bonnet
Ermines
Feather, Eagle
Shirt, Buckskin--Beaded
Leggings, Buckskin
Saddle
Reins
Horse
Dog
Trees
TCI ClassesOutside Photograph; Person; Regalia; Animal
SubjectIndians of North America
Cayuse Indians
Men
Clothing and dress
Trousers
Shirts
Shirt, Buckskin
Shirt, Buckskin--Beaded
Buckskin
Moccasins
Moccasins, Plain
Indian beadwork
Headdresses
Beaded
Feathers
Feathers, Eagle
Feathers, Plumes
Featherwork
Fur
Ermines
Choker
Horses
Horse Gear
Horse Trappings
Horse blankets
Saddles
Bridles
Reins
Regalia
Animals
Dogs
Hills
Mountains
Trees
Conifers
Landscape
NamesWhirlwind, Charley, Sr.
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 Conditionsilver mirroring
flaking
TypeImage
Sub TypeOutside Photograph
Image (File) Size225,075 bytes
Capture MethodScanned in transmissive mode with Silverfast AI 6.0 on UMAX PowerLook III flatbed scanner (Scanner B). Levels adjusted from 0 - 1.00 - 255 to 27 - 1.00 - 156 prior to capture.
Resolution125 dpi
Processing HistoryScanned images enter Photoshop with negative polarity and have a reversed orientation. Archived Tiffs are saved. Adobe Photoshop used to reorient and crop images, 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 profie from Adobe 1998, to sRGB, set resoltuion to 125 dpi and resize the largest pixel dimension of the image to 875. Display jpeg saved after resizing.
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.
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