Relander's Writings

 

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Recent Submissions

  • Konizeski, M. (UNPUBLISHED, 1955)
    Includes address of the poet, M. Konizeski, in Spokane, Washington.
  • Relander, Click (UNPUBLISHED, 1965)
    "1-Talked with Bruce LeRoy our director regarding possibility of loan material for display use, in the future. This is possible. 2-Learned that Rocky Reach is to receive National Historical Association certificate or award ...
  • Relander, Click (UNPUBLISHED, 1965)
    "Bronze plaque, Priest Rapids, 18x 27 inches with approximate 25 words of inscription, runic flat face or black face type (See type specimen sheet attached). Dark statuary bronze with raised parts highlighted, complete ...
  • Relander, Click (UNPUBLISHED, 1961-06-20)
    "Reese:--The first step was taken yesterday afternoon. Want to bring the heads to the plaster stage, on the four, want to repay for clay etc. You can work out with Max, he and Herb (Jenkins). I will put you on the line to Max."
  • Relander, Click (UNPUBLISHED, 1965-05-24)
    "Relative to base fastening, craftsman who has provided estimates for the work states: 'We would prefer to see the piece before we would decide upon the type of fastner which we would provide. They would definitely be ...
  • Relander, Click (UNPUBLISHED, 1965-06-05)
    "I found the bronze problem, and that of a durable, non-casting material for small figures (dioramas) is the same with several artists and we all appear to be working along the same lines to solve the problems. At Spokane ...
  • Relander, Click (UNPUBLISHED, 1965)
    "Besides previous general knowledge of costs for foundry work etc. the following is from the Oregon Brass Works, 1127 Southeast 10th St., Portland, 14, Oregon (R.E. Driesner). This concern produces most plaques for hospitals, ...
  • Relander, Click (UNPUBLISHED, 1965-10-17)
    "...From my experience it can be assumed these will fall into various categories: 1-Material offered 'for sale.' 2-Material offered by persons having family connections in the general area in years past. These will offer ...
  • Relander, Click (UNPUBLISHED, 1965)
    "The public entrance is through a tunnel, off Museum Drive, Ave. 45. Along the sides of this tunnel are arrangements of Indian scenes, small dioramas, lighted for effectiveness and representing the various Indian tribes. ...
  • Relander, Click (UNPUBLISHED, 1960)
    "Our Canoe, a most beautiful craft, airy and elegant beyond description, was 35 feet in length, the lading consisting of 2 water proof trunks (known by the name of Cassets) containing our clothes; 1 basket for holding Cold ...
  • Relander, Click (UNPUBLISHED, 1965)
    "It would appear that inclusion of something more in historifal and Indian material be considered in any potential expansion. The appeal to tourists and others of the American Indian and his culture is well known. The ...
  • Relander, Click (UNPUBLISHED, 1965)
    "Mockups of existing plaque and contemplated plaque, actual size. 1-Existing plaque. Dimensions: 21 inches wide, 37 inches deep. Figure: 19 inches wide, 37 inches deep. Text. Largest 1 inch high. Second, 3/4 inches high. ...
  • Relander, Click (UNPUBLISHED, 1962-03-28)
    "Priest Rapids Dam 1962 The vision and effort of a pioneering people together with natural resources of a great state created the Priest Rapids Project. It assures Grant County an adequate, low cost power supply. Electric ...
  • Relander, Click (UNPUBLISHED, 1962-04-03)
    "Priest Rapids Dam 1962 Vision and efforts of a pioneering people together with natural resources of a great state created the Priest Rapids Project. It assures Grant County an adequate, low cost power supply. Electric ...
  • Relander, Click (UNPUBLISHED, 1965)
    "Included: Estimates of sculpture. Enlargement of thinking along consultation lines. It will be noted that the simple fountain at Grand Coulee, several years ago, cost $21,000. (See letter appended) (see post card appended)." ...
  • Relander, Click (UNPUBLISHED, 1965)
    "To acquaint those interested with the problems, to provoke ideas and provide general information. 'Overwritten' for the sake of general familiarization. Feb. 5, Friday. Conference with Jack Park, and inventory, of sculpture. ...
  • Relander, Click (UNPUBLISHED, 1965)
    "It is not generally known that when the Grant County Public Utility District undertook to have some art works cast into bronze, the way was prepared to augment the Wanapum Dam Tourist Center with works as individual in ...
  • Relander, Click (UNPUBLISHED, 1960)
    A selection of the notes (including an absentee ballot from 1954, and some drawings) are digitized and attached, but the rest not digitized, due to the difficulty of making out Relander's handwriting. Available to view in ...
  • Relander, Click (UNPUBLISHED, 1960)
    8 document boxes of handwritten research notes. This material is not digitized, but is available for onsite examination (by appointment.) Relander's note-taking style and handwriting falls somewhere between illegible and ...
  • Relander, Click (UNPUBLISHED, 1960)
    One speech digitized, the remainder not digitized, but available to view in person, by appointment.

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