Minnesota's Legacy

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Sisu Heritage Inc.
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$100,000
To stabilize 10 structural elements on the Alex Seitaniemi Barn, listed in the National Register of Historic Places, and used as a cultural attraction.
St. Louis
Recipient
Heritage Group North, Inc.
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To enhance an existing walking tour with 14 kiosks broadening public access to Pine River's history.
Cass
Recipient
Dorothy Molter Foundation and Museum
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,384

To gain intellectual and physical control of historic objects held in public trust using PastPerfect.

St. Louis
Recipient
Cass County Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,516
To provide better public access to 1,012 black and white negatives documenting Cass County history through a digitization project
Cass
Recipient
Duluth Children's Museum
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To document, clean, and store a collection of historical and cultural dolls using standard conservation practices.
St. Louis
Recipient
Lake Superior Sustainable Farming Association
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,300

To document in 10 interviews the history of the Duluth Farmer's Market.

St. Louis
Recipient
Minnesota Discovery Center
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,400

To provide better organization and analysis of archaeological collections, allowing for greater public access to historic resources.

Aitkin
Crow Wing
Itasca
Koochiching
Lake
St. Louis
Recipient
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Headquarters
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$20,000

To hire a qualified consultant to develop a historic properties management plan that will help preserve the Stuntz Bay Boathouse Historic District, listed in the National Register of Historic Places.

St. Louis
Recipient
Regents of the University of Minnesota (Bell Museum of Natural History)
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$89,760

To compile information on publicly-owned Jacques art and allow greater public access to these historic resources.

Aitkin
Hennepin
Ramsey
St. Louis
Recipient
Jewish Historical Society of the Upper Midwest
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,660

To create 15 entries about Minnesota's Jewish institutions using text, photos and videos from the collections of JHSUM for MNopedia.

St. Louis
Recipient
Heritage Group North, Inc.
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To digitize the contents of the John M. Rohr Film Collection, 16mm film shot in Pine River MN from the 1940s through the 1960s.
Cass
Recipient
St. Louis County Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

To produce construction documents for a gallery and adjacent museum storage to preserve Eastman Johnson art works and Ojibwe artifacts.

St. Louis
Recipient
Freeborn County
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,830

To purchase 81 rolls of microfilmed newspapers from bordering communities that include Freeborn County history.

Freeborn
Recipient
North Star Foundation of the Mesaba Range Incorporated
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,700

To document in 10 interviews the history of Mesaba Co-op Park and related cooperative movement history.

St. Louis
Recipient
Minnesota Discovery Center
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

To gain physical and intellectual control of approximately 2000 artifacts using PastPerfect software.

St. Louis
Recipient
Cass County Historical Society
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,500

To create Cass County entries for the MNopedia project for online research.

Cass
Recipient
Friends of B'nai Abraham Synagogue
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,995
To hire a qualified professional to restore the last two of thirteen stain glass windows in the B'nai Abraham Synagogue, listed in the National Register of Historic Places and now used as a community center.
St. Louis
Recipient
Minnesota Museum of Mining
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To prevent damage occurring to a 1907 steam locomotive, tender, ore cars, and caboose by repairing the railroad track upon which they rest.
St. Louis
Recipient
Clayton Jackson McGhie Memorial Inc.
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,300

To hire a qualified historian to research the history of African-Americans in Duluth.

St. Louis
Recipient
Duluth Art Institute
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000

To hire a qualified consultant to develop architectural drawings for the Lincoln Center for Arts Education Building, listed in the National Register of Historic Places.

St. Louis
Recipient
Regents of the University of Minnesota (American Indian Learning Resource Center - Duluth)
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$85,605

To hire qualified professionals to publish a book on the history of Ojibwe people in Minnesota.

St. Louis
Recipient
Hibbing Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,400
To digitize 496 photographs documenting the history of Hibbing and make them accessible via a website.
St. Louis
Recipient
Maritime Heritage Minnesota
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,208

To conduct primary source research on the history of small watercraft in Minnesota.

Dakota
Hennepin
Koochiching
Otter Tail
St. Louis
Recipient
Regents of the University of Minnesota (American Indian Studies)
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$48,675

To hire qualified professionals to produce materials on the Ojibwe language for public access.

Beltrami
Carlton
Cass
Clearwater
Cook
Koochiching
Lake of the Woods
St. Louis
Hubbard
Itasca
Marshall
Pennington
Polk
Red Lake
Roseau
Recipient
City of Duluth
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$168,525
To stabilize structural elements and repair the roof of the Sacred Heart Cathedral, listed in the National Register of Historic Places, and used as a music center.
St. Louis
Recipient
Duluth Bethel Society, Inc.
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,650

To hire a qualified museum consultant to conduct a general preservation needs assessment survey and long range collections preservation plan.

St. Louis
Recipient
Ely-Winton Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,900
To hire a qualified historian to research and assemble materials concerning the former Burntside River Community
St. Louis
Recipient
Minnesota Discovery Center
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,200

To hire project staff to research the history of Iron Range paleontology, archaeology, and geology in preparation for a future exhibit.

Aitkin
Cook
Crow Wing
Itasca
Koochiching
Lake
St. Louis
Recipient
Maritime Heritage Minnesota
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,998

To edit the USS Essex log books in order to make them more publicly accessible.

St. Louis
Recipient
Laurentian Arts and Culture Alliance
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$50,500
To contract with qualified professionals to prepare planning documents for the preservation of the Lyric Building, a contributing property in the Virginia Commercial Historic District, listed in the National Register of Historic Places, and reused as an arts facility.
St. Louis
Recipient
American Indian Community Housing Organization
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$250,000
To repair sandstone details, masonry, and windows on the Young Women's Christian Association building, listed in the National Register of Historic Places, for low-income and homeless housing.
St. Louis