Loft Clothing Preservation

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,191
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Norman County Historical Society
Start Date
November 2010
End Date
June 2011
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Norman
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
$1,191
Other Funds Leveraged
$1,600
Project Overview

The NCHS's collection of vintage clothing was re-packaged, re-labeled and re-cataloged using proper storage methods. The 232 textiles are now more accessible.

 

Project Details
To preserve through proper storgage 232 textiles that document Norman County history
Project Manager
Salutation
Ms.
First Name
Solveig
Last Name
Kitchell
Street Address
1747 County Highway 142
City
Ada
State
MN
Zip Code
56510