Minnesota's Legacy

Exhibit Research and Plan: Technology of MN Model Railroads

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Twin City Model Railroad Museum
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
In Progress
Start Date
September 2015
End Date
September 2016
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Hennepin
Ramsey
Hennepin
Ramsey
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
$10,000
Direct expenses
$10,000
Number of full time equivalents funded
0.00
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

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Description of Funds
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Source of Additional Funds

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Recipient Board Members
President
Project Overview
To hire a qualified consultant to write an exhibit plan for the history of technology in Minnesota model railroads.
Project Manager
First Name
Oscar
Last Name
Lund
Organization Name
Twin City Model Railroad Museum
Street Address
1021 Bandana Boulevard East, Suite 222
City
Saint Paul
State
MN
Zip Code
55108
Phone
612-618-0442
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