Akerlund Studio Collection Nitrate & Acetate Negative Digitization Project

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Cokato Historical Society
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
In Progress
Start Date
March 2015
End Date
March 2016
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Wright
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota for 2011 Chapter 6, Article 4, Subdivision 5, Statewide Historic and Cultural Grants.
Appropriation Language

Statewide Historic and Cultural Grants. $5,250,000 the first year and $5,250,000 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.

2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Direct expenses
$10,000
Number of full time equivalents funded
0.00
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

Available upon request. Contact

Description of Funds
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Source of Additional Funds

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Recipient Board Members
Bob Gasch, President
Rhea Langemo, Vice-President
Dorene Erickson, Treasurer
Carol Barnaal, Director
Brad Harkman, Director
Connie Isaacson, Director
Sara Keskey-Rufer, Director
Mary Ann Ryan, Director
Peggy Carlson, City administrative staff representative
Jarod Sebring, City council representative
Mike Worcester, Museum staff representative
Project Overview
To digitize part of a large collection of photo negatives in order to allow the public greater access to this historic resource.
Project Manager
First Name
Michael
Last Name
Worcester
Organization Name
Cokato Historical Society
Street Address
PO Box 686, 175 Fourth Street W
City
Cokato
State
MN
Zip Code
55321
Phone
651-259-3467
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications
Minnesota Historical Society Governing Board: William R. Stoeri, President Missy S. Thompson, Vice President Ruth Huss, Vice President D. Stephen Elliott, Secretary Dean M. Nelson, Treasurer Suzanne Blue Brenda J. Child Robert Bruininks Judith S. Corson D. Stephen Elliott Phyllis Rawls Goff William D. Green David R. Hakensen Ruth S. Huss Martha Kaemmer Dennis L. Lamkin David M. Larson Charles Mahar Dean M. Nelson Elizabeth M. Nordlie Dennis Nguyen Peter R. Reis Hussein Samatar Simon Stevens Susan Kenny Stevens William R. Stoeri Karen Wilson Thissen Missy Staples Thompson Eleanor Winston Ex-Officio: Mark Dayton, Governor Yvonne Prattner Solon Lieutenant Governor Mark Ritchie, Secretary of State Lori Swanson, Attorney General Rebecca Otto, State Auditor