Acquire Primary Resources on Microfilm/fiche

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,325
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Goodhue County Historical Society
Start Date
December 2010
End Date
June 2011
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Goodhue
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
$3,325
Project Overview

The Goodhue County Historical Society purchased 61 rolls of microfilm covering recent editions of Cannon Falls, Kenyon and Zumbrota newspapers as well as early editions of the Red Wing newspapers.

Project Details
To add 60 rolls of microfilmed newspapers to broaden public accessibility to primary records. Amount adjusted to reflect a discount for which the applicant is eligible.
Project Manager
Salutation
Ms.
First Name
Johanna L.
Last Name
Grothe
Street Address
1166 Oak Street
City
Red Wing
State
MN
Zip Code
55066