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Recipient
Isanti County Historical Society
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$24,726
To catalog and digitize archival materials recovered from the July 8, 2011 arson fire, which destroyed most of the Isanti County History Museum
Isanti
Recipient
Isanti County Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$24,960
To gain intellectual and physical control of archival materials held in public trust.
Statewide
Isanti
Recipient
Isanti County Historical Society
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$49,937
To provide storage that meets museum standards through purchase of compressible shelving for collections documenting Isanti County history.
Statewide
Isanti
Recipient
Isanti County Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To freeze dry water damaged collections, otherwise conserve items and plan for storage of the overall ICHS collection items that we were able to salvage from this devastating fire.
Isanti
Recipient
Isanti County Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,570

To clean, catalog and file fire-damaged materials to enhance public access to Isanti County history.

Isanti
Recipient
Isanti County Historical Society
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

Twenty oral history interviews were collected from residents of Isanti County from the cities of Cambridge, Grandy, Braham and Isanti. Their memories of the business community in their respective cities were the focus of the interviews. They were videotaped, roughly transcribed, copied to DVD's and a video sampler was posted on Youtube. The video collection was presented, along with artifact displays at an exhibit opening called "Let's Meet at the Soda Fountain".

Isanti
Recipient
Isanti County Historical Society
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
To add 126 rolls of microfilmed newspapers to broaden public accessibility to primary records.
Statewide
Isanti
Recipient
Isanti County Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$22,865
To broaden public access to primary historical records by replacing microfilm copies of newspapers lost during the July 8, 2011 arson fire that destroyed the Isanti County History Museum.
Isanti
Recipient
Isanti County Historical Society
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,500

Preservation professionals were commissioned to prepare a condition asssessment report to determine the scope and types of repairs needed to preserve the Swedish Mission Church, listed in the Natioanl Register of Historic Places. The report provides information for future restoration and potential usage for the historical building.

Isanti