Microfilming Newspapers For Archival Preservation

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,399
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Redwood Falls Public Library (Plum Creek Library System)
Recipient Type
Libraries
Status
In Progress
Start Date
June 2015
End Date
June 2016
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Redwood
Renville
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.

2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,399
Direct expenses
$8,399
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
Clara Friese, Tom Ellig, Ginny Zempel, David Peterson, Joyce Johnson, Teri Smith
Project Overview
To microfilm Redwood Gazette newspapers to make primary records more accessible to the public.
Project Manager
First Name
Molly
Last Name
Schweinfurter
Organization Name
Redwood Falls Public Library (Plum Creek Library System)
Street Address
509 S Lincoln Street
City
Redwood Falls
State
MN
Zip Code
56283
Phone
507-627-8650
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