University of Oregon
University of Oregon Libraries
Digital Collections

Picturing the Cayuse, Walla Walla, and Umatilla Tribes

Skip to content  Collection Home : Browse Collection : Advanced Search : Preferences : My Favorites    
add to favorites : reference url : download back to results : previous : next
Photo NumberPH036_3726
Title on ObjectPoker Jim, Chef of Round Up, Pendleton, OR.
Title on EnvelopePoker Jim, chief of Round-up
Descriptive UO TitlePoker Jim, chief of the roundup.
TCI Title
General NotesA Native American man, identified as Poker Jim, Chief at Round Up, sits in a chair wearing Native American clothing, including a buckskin coat with fringe, a headdress with eagle feathers, fur and other ornamentation, and moccasins. In his left hand he holds a rifle in a buckskin scabbard ornamented with beadwork, fringe, and an eagle feather. A fur is draped over his right forearm and in his right hand he holds a medal with a likeness of a European American in profile.
TCI NotesAn interior photograph of a tribal man dressed in regalia sitting in a chair, holding on to a medal. He is identified as Poker Jim. He is wearing a horned headdress with a single trail of Eagle Feathers down his back, a Buckskin Shirt. He is holding an unidentified medal in his right hand, which is the front of the medal. In his left hand he is holding a Rifle Scabbard. Writing on the photograph is œPoker Jim Chief of the Round Up Pendleton Or Major Moorhouse.
TCI TermsMan
Horned Headdress-Single Trail
Shirt, Buckskin, Beaded
Scabbard, Rifle

TCI ClassesInterior Photograph; person; regalia; Head Dress;
SubjectIndians of North America
Tribal chiefs
Clothing and dress
Feathers, Eagle
Scabbard, Rifle
Indian beadwork
Coat, Buckskin

NamesPoker Jim
PlacePendleton, 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 Dimensions5.07 X 6.91 inches
Sub TypeStudio Portrait

Image (File) Size273,801 bytes
Image Width634 pixels
Image Height864 pixels
Color Space8 bit -- Greyscale -- Gray Gamma 2.2
Capture MethodScanned in Twain 32 negative mode on UMAX PowerLook III flatbed scanner
Resolution125 dpi
Processing HistoryAdobe Photoshop used to adjust levels from 0 - 1.00 - 255 to 4 - 1.00 - 253. Images saved in greyscale. JPEG compressed from greyscale tiff at 125 dpi with quality setting at 6 of 12.
Additional Formats Held by UOArchived tiff -- PH036_3726.tif -- 24 bit, sRGB IEC 61966-2.1 -- 3044 X 4146 pixels -- 600 dpi -- 37,869,498 bytes //

Production tiff -- PH036_3726ag.tif -- 8 bit, Gray Gamma 2.2 -- 3044 X 4146 pixels -- 600 dpi -- 12,643,144 bytes //

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
add to favorites : reference url : download back to results : previous : next
University of Oregon Libraries | Oregon State University Libraries | Contact Us ^ to top ^