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Photo NumberPH036_4561
Title on ObjectLazy Dog, Cayuse Indian
TCI TitleLazy Dog Umatilla Reservation Maj. Moorhouse July 4-1903
General NotesA Native American man, identified as Lazy Dog of the Umatilla tribe, is seated outside on a white horse. The man is wearing a cowboy hat with feathers tucked into the hat band. He is wearing Euro-American clothing. He is grasping the reins with his right hand. His feet are resting in the stirrups. A saddle blanket and sattle bags are on the horse. A tipi is behind and to the right of the man. A dog is near its entrance. A row of cottonwood trees is behind the man and the tipi. A treeless prairie with softly rolling hills is in the background.
TCI NotesAn outside photograph of a man sitting on a horse in front of a tee pee. In the background are a few young cottonwood trees, and the hillside is all open. In front of the tee pee is a small dog next to the door of the tee pee.
TCI TermsMan
Shirt, Cloth
TCI ClassesOutside Photograph; Person; Animal; Housing
SubjectIndians of North America
Umatilla Indian Reservation (Or.)
Umatilla Indians
Horse blankets
Blanket, Saddle
Euro-American clothing
Hat Band
Cottonwood trees
Bag, Saddle
NamesLazy Dog
PlaceUmatilla Indian Reservation, Oregon
PhotographerMoorhouse, Lee
Date in Photo1903
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 Conditionscratching
silver mirroring
Sub TypeOutside Photograph
Image (File) Size206,809 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 15 - 1.00 - 135 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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