1968 and the War for America's Soul

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
University of St. Thomas
Recipient Type
Private College/University
Start Date
September 2018
End Date
September 2019
Activity Type
Counties Affected
Project Details

To record conference session content for a conference on the year 1968, which will be held in October at the University of St. Thomas.

Competitive Grant Making Body
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Conflict of Interest Disclosed
Legal Citation / Subdivision
MN Laws 2017 Chapter 91, Article 4, Section 2, Subdivision 4 Historical Grants and Programs
Appropriation Language

$4,500,000 the first year and $6,500,000 the second year are for history programs and projects operated or conducted by or through local, county, regional, or other historical or cultural organizations or for activities to preserve significant historic and cultural resources. Funds are to be distributed through a competitive grant process. The Minnesota Historical Society must administer these funds using established grant mechanisms, with assistance from the advisory committee created under Laws 2009, chapter 172, article 4, section 2, subdivision 4, paragraph (b), item (ii).

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Source of Additional Funds

Available upon request, grants@mnhs.org

Recipient Board Members
John Allen (Industrial Equities), Lisa Anderson (Schoenecker Foundation) Jeff Buelt (Code 42), Archie Black (SPS Commerce),Andrew Cecere (US Bancorp), Michael Ciresi (Ciresi Conlin), Burton Cohen (MSP Communications), Father Dennis Dease (University of St. Thomas), Gail Dorn (Catholic Schools Center of Excellence), Mike Dougherty (Dougherty Financial), Andrew Duff (Piper Jaffray), Timothy Flynn (KMPG-retired); Geoffrey Gage (Geoffrey Carlson Gage), Jim Gearen, Amy Goldman (GHR Foundation), Mark Gregg (Penrose Group), Kathy Higgins Victor (Centera), Paul Karon (TigerRisk Partners), Jodeen Kozlak (Kozlak Capital Partners), Father Edward Malloy (University of Notre Dame), Father John Malone (Assumption Church-retired), Mary Marso (Jeane Thome-retired), Harry McNeely (Meritex Enterprises), Virginia Hubbard Morris (Hubbard Radio), John Morrison (Central Financial Services), Diana Murphy (U.S. 8th Circuit Court of Appeals), Steven Nachtsheim (Deluxe), Patrick Ryan (Ryan Companies US), Philip Soran (FlipGrid), Julie Sullivan (University of St. Thomas), Robert Ulrich (Musical Instrument Museum), Brian Wenger (Optum-retired), Penny Wheeler (Allina Health), Frank Wilderson (Wilkerson and Associates), Ann Winblad (Hummer Winkled Venture Capital), Wilhelmina Wright (U.S. District Court judge), Mark Zesbaugh (Entrepreneurial 180)
Project Manager
First Name
Last Name
Organization Name
University of St. Thomas
Street Address
2115 Summit Ave. W, AQU 224
St. Paul
Zip Code
(651) 962-5837
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345 W. Kellogg Blvd.
St. Paul, MN 55155