Minnesota's Legacy

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Heart of the Earth, Inc.
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$39,706
To unify, appraise, and arrange 1,000 lineal feet of historical records of the American Indian Movement under the direction of a qualified archivist.
Hennepin
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Minnesota African American Museum & Cultural Center
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$155,250
To design and install climate control that meets museum standards in order to better preserve collections that document African American history in Minnesota.
Hennepin
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Municipal Building Commission
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$38,000

To provide better organization of the archives and collections, allowing for greater public access to the community's historic resources.

Hennepin
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Richfield Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,960
To hire a qualified professional to update the interpretation of the Riley Bartholomew House, listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
Hennepin
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Wayzata Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To print and publish a biography on a turn of the twentieth-century Lake Minnetonka resident, Royal C. Moore of Moore Boat Works.
Hennepin
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Cedar Lake Park Preservation and Development Association dba Cedar Lake Park Association
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

To publish a history of the Cedar Lake Park Association, a volunteer citizens' group.

Hennepin
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Friends of Christ Church Lutheran
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$82,612

To hire qualified professionals to replace the roof on the Christ Church Lutheran sanctuary, a National Historic Landmark.

Hennepin
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Friends of Christ Church Lutheran
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$38,000
To hire a qualified and experienced historian to prepare a Historic Structure Report that will guide future preservation projects
Hennepin
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Hennepin History Museum
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$75,000

To hire a qualified consultant to develop a Historic Structure Report that will help preserve the Christian Family Residence, listed in the National Register of Historic Places and home to the Hennepin History Museum.

Hennepin
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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
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Westonka Historical Society
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,010

To hire a qualified consultant to prepare a collections management policies and procedures document.

Hennepin
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Golden Valley Historical Society
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$20,950

To hire a qualified professional to process the archival collections held by Golden Valley Historical Society.

Hennepin
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Eden Prairie Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To install a fire suppression system in the John R. Cummins House, listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
Hennepin
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The Bakken Museum
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

To complete fabrication and installation of the Dakota Medicinal Plant Garden exhibit.

Hennepin
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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
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City of Brooklyn Park
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

To create trunks containing hands-on artifacts pertaining to Eidem Homestead and local history to be loaned to schools and other community groups.

Hennepin
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Minnesota Air National Guard Historical Foundation
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,830
To create a traveling exhibit that will explore the roots of Minnesota's aviation industry.
Hennepin
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Minneapolis College of Art and Design
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,750

To transcribe 30 hours of oral history interviews about the history of the Knut Koupee music store.

Hennepin
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Hamline University Law Library
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,190
To conduct and transcribe oral history interviews of several Hamline University School of Law faculty members, to commemmorate the 40th anniversary of the school's founding.
Hennepin
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Hennepin Medical History Center
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,000

To develop a new website that enables better public access to Hennepin Medical Center history.

Hennepin
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Seward Neighborhood Group
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,850

To produce a book-length manuscript on the history of the Seward Neighborhood, Minneapolis.

Hennepin
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Friends of the Immigration History Research Center
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$23,794
To research immigrant strategies for community creation in the Twin Cities prior to World War II in eleven distinct neighborhoods.
Hennepin
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Firefighter's Hall and Museum
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,950

To assemble historic resources necessary to complement a traveling exhibit about emergency response.

Hennepin
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Firefighter's Hall and Museum
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To fabricate and install an exhibit about the Interstate 35W Bridge Collapse for the fifth anniversary in 2012
Hennepin
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Minnetonka Historical Society
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,990

To provide better organization of the museum collections, allowing for greater public access to the community's historic resources.

Hennepin
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Minnesota Air National Guard Historical Foundation
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,925
To hire qualified archivists to make publicly accessible the Gen. Ray Miller Papers documenting the beginning of the Minnesota Air National Guard.
Hennepin
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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
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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
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Maritime Heritage Minnesota
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,997

To survey archaeological resources in six sections of Lake Minnetonka.

Hennepin
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Lake Harriet Spiritual Community
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,750
To hire a qualified historian to prepare a nomination to the National Register of Historic Places for the Lake Harriet Methodist Episcopal Church.
Hennepin
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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
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Jewish Historical Society of the Upper Midwest
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To document in 18 oral history interviews the history of the migration of the Minneapolis Jewish community from the city's North Side to St. Louis Park, 1945-1975.
Hennepin
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City of Minneapolis
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$150,000
To restore the historic steel and limestone fence that lines the cemetery on Cedar Avenue and Lake Street.
Hennepin
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Emerge Community Development
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$82,000
To replace the roof and install insulation for the Minneapolis Public Library, North Branch, listed in the National Register of Historic Places, and now used as a career and technology center.
Hennepin
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City of the Village of Minnetonka Beach
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,675

To hire a qualified historian to complete an evaluation to determine eligibility for listing in the National Register of Historic Places for the Minnetonka Beach Water Tower.

Hennepin
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Cass County Historical Society
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,500

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

Cass
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Lake Street Council
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

To install three bi-lingual heritage discovery walks along Lake Street in Minneapolis.

Hennepin
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Hennepin County Library
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$30,000
To preserve original music scores created by Minnesotans and enable broader access through reproductions.
Hennepin
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Pond Dakota Heritage Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,997
To publish a scholarly biography of Joseph Godfrey, a former slave at Ft. Snelling who joined Dakota forces in 1862.
Hennepin
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Regents of the University of Minnesota (American Indian Studies)
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$270,820
To expand the Ojibwe People's Talking Dictionary project in order to further preserve the Ojibwe language.
Hennepin