Minnesota History Bookshelf

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$474
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Jackson County Library
Start Date
October 2010
End Date
May 2011
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Jackson
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
$474
Project Overview

The Minnesota History Bookshelf grant enabled the Jackson County Libraries to add 14 new volumes of Minnesota History to their history collections. The primary purpose in adding these new volumes is to enhance the existing collection of Minnesota history books and create a larger Minnesota collection.

Project Details
To add 14 standard Minnesota history titles to broaden public accessibility
Project Manager
Salutation
Ms.
First Name
Tamera
Last Name
Erickson
Street Address
311 Third Street
City
Jackson
State
MN
Zip Code
56143