Minnesota's Legacy

Gumm and Milne Family History: Research

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,330
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Judy Garland Children's Museum
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
Completed
Start Date
December 2015
End Date
December 2016
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Aitkin
Beltrami
Carlton
Hennepin
Itasca
Ramsey
St. Louis
Aitkin
Beltrami
Carlton
Hennepin
Itasca
Ramsey
St. Louis
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,330
Direct expenses
$5,330
Administration costs
$0
Number of full time equivalents funded
0.15
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

Available upon request. Contact grants@mnhs.org

Measurable Outcome(s)

The following indicators were acheived:

1) All repositories were visited and all citations are indexed for relevant time periods.

2) Future researchers may check the index by subject or date & identify what has already been documented.

3) Interpretive specialists can readily use the research summary and bibliography to create an object theatre interpretive plan for the Gumm historic house.

4) Exhibit fabricators will have a valid exhibit plan to create an object theatre within the Gumm historic house.

5) Writers have primary sources as reference material for authoring books and pamphlets.

Description of Funds
Available upon request. Contact
Source of Additional Funds

Available upon request. Contact grants@mnhs.org

Recipient Board Members
Raymond Nikkel, President; Jonathan Miner, Treasurer; Vickie Rassmussen Wilcox, Secretary; Jerome Miner, Past President and Board Members: Jeffrey Borg, Corinne Jacobson, Laura Nikkel, Carole Erickson, Melanie Jacobson and Pamela Miner
Project Overview

To hire a qualified historian to conduct primary source research on the history of the Gumm and Milne families in Minnesota.

Project Manager
First Name
John
Last Name
Kelsch
Organization Name
Judy Garland Children's Museum
Street Address
P. O. Box 724
City
Grand Rapids
State
MN
Zip Code
55744
Phone
218-327-9276
Email
director@cdmkids.org