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According to an aide to Senator Merkley, the USPS has no current plans on leaving the downtown location.
On the invitation of James Florendo, Native American Programs Coordinator, Lane Community College, on Tuesday, November 1st, I attended a meeting of the Native American Student Association. James allowed me to speak to the group, with the POEM project the first … Continue reading
We discussed the idea of repurposing the historic Gilbert Underwood’s 1938 downtown post office into a people’s art museum that would house a permanent collection 50% Native American art (both traditional and contemporary) and 50% regional artists works. Lee Boutell … Continue reading
I am in the process of setting up an appointment with aides for Senator Jeff Merkley in Eugene to discuss the POEM project. This week I met with Gordon W. Bettles at the Many Nations Longhouse and obtained contact information … Continue reading
Recent efforts by “Our Revolution Lane County” to form a Committee on Jacobs Gallery and Post Office to Eugene Museum have rekindled our efforts to transform the downtown historic post office into a municipal (peoples) art museum,. Stay tuned!! — … Continue reading
This may just be “vision building” right now, but I am working with Greg Herbert, the real estate agent for the post office and he has given me a floor plan and square feet break down of the facility (see below). I … Continue reading
Jerry, We are best described as in a holding pattern concerning a new museum location, torn between trying to improve our current location and the lure of a new one. We do not currently have the financial resources to commit … Continue reading