Chief Solano Monument Dedication Ceremony on June 3, 1934 in Suisun Valley, 4 miles west of Fairfield, CA. The statue was constructed by artist William Gordon Huff. Several thousand spectators showed up for the ceremonies that included speeches by Joseph Knowland, editor of the Oakland Tribune and commission member; Dr. Vance Clymer, Sachem of Massasoit Tribe, Improved Order of Red Men; Sen [...]
Official Program for the Chief Solano Statue Unveiling Ceremonies on June 3, 1934. The statue was built by William Gordon Huff and installed in Suisun Valley On State Highway 4 miles west of Fairfield. Sponsored by the Massassoit Tribe of Fairfield and the Redmen of the Reservation of California. Dr. [...]
William Gordon Huff working on head of statue of Chief Solano..
Dedication of Rockwell Stone Chapel as State Monument..
Medalion made of Rodney Rulofson by William Gordon Huff. Huff also sculptured the statue of Chef Solano that now stands on the old Fairfield Library grounds..
Clampers at Dinner in Fairfield, Gordon Huff second from left. April 29, 1967. (these photos are from the Louis L. Stein Jr of Berkeley collection) Also see Vallejo Times Herald May 3, 1967.)