Disaster Plan for New Museum Location

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Itasca County Historical Society
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
In Progress
Start Date
September 2015
End Date
September 2016
Activity Type
Counties Affected
Project Overview
To hire a qualified museum consultant to develop a disaster plan for the Itasca County Historical Society.
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
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.

2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
Direct expenses
Number of full time equivalents funded
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

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Recipient Board Members
President: Barb Adams, Vice-President: John Zimmerman, Secretary: Richard Lacher, Treasurer: John Roessler, Directors: Roberta Truempler, Andrew Shaw, Lee Johnson, Leona Litchke, Barb Shipka, Esther Hietala, Jim Uzelac
Executive Director opens the daily mail. Executive committee consists of board president, vice-president, secretary, treasurer, and past president who approve of bills paid. A part-time bookkeeper pays the bills. Purchases over $500.00 have to be approved by the whole board. Personnel committee proposes employee pay and benefits to full board for approval. Budget is approved by ICHS members at the annual meeting
Project Manager
First Name
Last Name
Organization Name
Itasca County Historical Society
Street Address
201 N Pokegama Avenue
Grand Rapids
Zip Code
Administered By
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345 W. Kellogg Blvd.
St. Paul, MN 55155