Le Sueur County Fair Native American and Early Settlers Exhibits

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Le Sueur County Fair Association
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
In Progress
Start Date
January 2013
End Date
August 2013
Counties Affected
Le Sueur
Le Sueur
Project Overview

To educate fairgoers about the early history of the area. The Le Sueur County Fair will create an exhibit on the Native American and early settlers life in the area. The exhibit will include a large tipi, fire pit, artifacts, tools, hides, and more. Funds will also be used to host demonstrations on native and log cabin construction techniques, and drawing and painting activities for children.

Legal Citation / Subdivision
laws of MN, Article 4, Section 2, Subdivision 10
Appropriation Language

These amounts are appropriated to the commissioner of agriculture for grants to county agricultural societies to enhance arts access and education and to preserve and promote Minnesota's history and cultural heritage as embodied in its county fairs. The grants shall be in addition to the aid distributed to county agricultural societies under Minnesota Statutes, section 38.02. The commissioner shall award grants as follows: (1) $700,000 each year distributed in equal amounts to each of the state's county fairs to enhance arts access and education and to preserve and promote Minnesota's history and cultural heritage.

2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
Recipient Board Members
Donald Bauleke, Chad Washa, Ruth Hoefs, John Gintner, Marty Baker, JoAnne Blaschko, Donald Bauleke, Dena Becker, Jerry Cooney, Don Ehrhardt, John Ehrhardt, Waybe Fahning, John Gintner, Rene Greenwald, Charlotte Hanson, Ruth Hoefs, Pamela Jewison, David Jones, Jerry Kajer, Ron Pomije, Dave Richter, Donald Rynda, Eugene Schwarz, Kyle Sommers, Nancy Stauff, Jen Tollerud, Chad Washa, Jane Wiese
Project Manager
First Name
Last Name
Organization Name
Le Sueur County Fair
Administered By
Administered by

625 Robert Street North
St. Paul, MN 55155

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