Acquire Primary Resources on Microfilm/fiche

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$432
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Kanabec County Historical Society
Start Date
July 2010
End Date
October 2010
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Kanabec
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
$432
Project Overview

With the grant the Kanabec County Historical Society purchased sixteen rolls of microfilm to make current their collection of Kanabec County Times newspaper through 2007 and fill in the missing years of the Grasston Advance for 1920 and 1922.

Project Details
To add 16 rolls of microfilmed newspapers to broaden public accessibility to primary records
Project Manager
Salutation
Ms.
First Name
Janet
Last Name
Franz
Street Address
PO Box 113
City
Mora
State
MN
Zip Code
55051