Lee Moorhouse (1850-1926) photographs, 1888-1916
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PH036_6702 Lee Moorhouse photographs

Alternative Title
  • Native American on horseback
  • Umatilla Indians(?)
  • 1897/1920
  • A group of Native American men, identified as members of the Umatilla tribe, ride horses along a row of trees and tipis. The men wear regalia, including feathered headdresses. In the background is a line of deciduous trees in full leaf.
Tribal Notes
  • An outside photograph of ten unidentified men in their regalia on horse back. This is the Short Mile Camp site at the end of the short mile road in Mission, Oregon. The riders are running toward the camera from right to left. They are all in their regalia from bonnets, buckskin shirt, wool legging, rifle scabbard and one of the men has an Eagle feathered staff. They are parading in front of canvas tipis. On the left side of the photograph is a long tent. Behind all of the tipis are cottonwood trees.
Source Condition
  • light scratching
  • Joint Project of the University of Oregon Libraries and the Tam├ístslikt Cultural Institute of the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla
Tribal Classes
  • People
  • Camp Site
  • Animal
  • Housing
  • Horse Gear
  • Regalia
  • Outside Photograph
Tribal Terms
  • Headdress, Horned
  • Bonnets
  • Canvas
  • Staff, Eagle Feather
  • Poles
  • Men
  • Shirt, Buckskin
  • Tipi
  • Horse Mask
  • Scabbard, Rifle
  • Tree
  • Horse
  • Martingale
  • PH036_6702
Local Collection Name
Local Collection ID
  • PH036 / A82
Series Name
  • Series I: Glass Plate Negatives
Finding Aid
  • Scanned in transmissive mode with Silverfast AI 6.0 on UMAX PowerLook III flatbed scanner. Levels adjusted from 0 - 1.00 - 255 to 13 - 1.00 - 222 prior to capture.
Submission Date
  • 11/03/2015
  • 09/11/2023


Lee Moorhouse (1850-1926) photographs, 1888-1916, University of Oregon. (29 Nov 2023). PH036_6702 Lee Moorhouse photographs Retrieved from https://oregondigital.org/concern/images/df70nb72m


Lee Moorhouse (1850-1926) photographs, 1888-1916, University of Oregon. "PH036_6702 Lee Moorhouse photographs" Oregon Digital. 29 Nov 2023. https://oregondigital.org/concern/images/df70nb72m


Lee Moorhouse (1850-1926) photographs, 1888-1916, University of Oregon. "PH036_6702 Lee Moorhouse photographs" Oregon Digital. Accessed 2023-11-29. https://oregondigital.org/concern/images/df70nb72m


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