Minnesota's Legacy

Inventory - Phase 2

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Meeker County Historical Society
Start Date
September 2010
End Date
June 2011
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Meeker
Meeker
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
$7,000
Other Funds Leveraged
$3,057
Project Overview

MCHS accomplished more than the stated goal to finish the inventory of the remaining half of an estimated 8000+ items. A total of 17,000 items were inventoried. The MCHS now has a more accurate and complete resource for access and control of the collections.

 

Project Details
To gain intellectual and physical control of 8000 artifacts
Project Manager
Salutation
Mr.
First Name
James
Last Name
Milan
Street Address
308 North Marshall Ave.
City
Litchfield
State
MN
Zip Code
55355