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Photo NumberPH036_4550
Title on ObjectWanico, Umatilla Indian
TCI TitleWanico, Umatilla Tribe
General NotesA Native American man, identified as Wanico of the Umatilla Tribe, is posed in front of a white canvas backdrop. His hair is long, parted on one side with some pulled back and secured behind his head. He is wearing a buckskin shirt with beadwork on the shoulders that extends down the arms and down both sides of the front, below the shoulders. The shirt has fringe at the hemline around the waist and cuffs, around the seam connecting the sleeves to the shoulders, and on the front, between the beaded areas. He is wearing several beaded loop necklaces, cloth pants, and a cloth shirt under his leather shirt. Only the collar and neck of his shirt and the top of his pants are visible.
TCI NotesPhotograph of a man from the waist up in front of a cloth backdrop he is wearing a beaded buckskin shirt with fringes and has a nine stranded loop necklace around his neck. The writing on the photograph is 'Wanico' Umatilla Tribe Maj. Moorhouse the numb
TCI TermsMan
Shirt, Buckskin--Beaded
Necklace, Loop
Back Drop
TCI ClassesInterior Photograph; ; Man; Regalia
SubjectIndians of North America
Umatilla Indians
Studio props
Clothing and dress
Shirt, Buckskin
Shirt, Buckskin--Beaded
Indian beadwork
Necklace, Loop
Shirt, Cloth
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
surface contamination
Sub TypeStudio Portrait
Image (File) Size248,143 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 14 - 1.00 - 139 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.
Contributing InstitutionUniversity of Oregon Libraries
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