Acquire Primary Resources on Microfilm/fiche

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,065
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Aitkin County Historical Society
Start Date
December 2010
End Date
June 2011
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Aitkin
Legal Citation / Subdivision
LAWS of MINNESOTA for 2009 Ch. 172, Art. 1, Subd. 4 (b), Statewide Historic and Cultural Grants
Appropriation Language

(b) Statewide Historic and Cultural Grants. (i) $2,250,000 in 2010 and $4,500,000 in 2011 are appropriated 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 grants process. The Minnesota Historical Society shall administer these funds using established grants mechanisms, and with assistance from the advisory committee created herein.

2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,065
Project Overview

The final thirtyeight (38) rolls of microfilm of Aitkin county newspapers were purchased to complete the collection. The acquisition was noted on the Aitkin Independent Age and on the Aitkin County Historical Society web site.

Project Details
To acquire 38 rolls of microfilmed newspapers for its research library
Project Manager
Salutation
Mr.
First Name
Gregory
Last Name
Leach
Street Address
20 Pacific Street SW
City
Aitkin
State
MN
Zip Code
56431