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Photo NumberPH036_4578
Title on ObjectTats-homi, Cayuse indian, in costume, including war bonnet, and with war implements
TCI TitleTats-Homi Cayuse Tribe
General NotesA Native American man, identified as Tots-homa of the Cayuse tribe, is kneeling outside on one knee. He is wearing a single trail bonnet, earrings, a loop necklace, bracelets, and moccasins. He is holding a hatchet-style pipe in his right hand. He is kneeling on a coiled cedar root mat. A Pendleton blanket is underneath the mat. A studio backdrop is behind him.
TCI NotesAn outside photograph of a man dressed in his regalia on one knee. He is wearing a single trail bonnet, loop necklace. In his right hand is a hatchet style pipe. He is kneeing on a coiled Ceder Root Mat with is on a Pendleton Blanket. He is in front of a
TCI TermsMan
Bonnet, Single Trail
Necklace, Loop
Pipe, Hatchet Style
Belt, Leather--Beaded
Fur--Hair Wraps
Moccasins, Beaded--Floral
Blanket, Pendleton
Back Drop
Mat, Coiled Ceder Root
TCI ClassesOutside Photograph; Person; Regalia
SubjectIndians of North America
Cayuse Indians
Necklace, Loop
Pipe, Hatchet Style
Blanket, Pendleton
Studio props
Bonnet, Single Trail
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 Conditionsurface contamination
Sub TypeOutside Photograph
Image (File) Size261,092 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 13 - 1.00 - 230 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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