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Murray County Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,202
To provide professional development for two staff members at the national American Association for State and Local History Conference in St. Paul, September 17-20, 2014.
Murray
Recipient
Murray County
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,487
To provide professional development for one staff member at the national American Association for State and Local History Conference in St. Paul, September 17-20, 2014.
Murray
Recipient
Murray County
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,255
To hire a qualified consultant to assess historically significant railroad documents.
Murray
Recipient
Fulda Heritage Society
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$38,500

To hire a qualified architect to conduct a condition assessment of the Chicago Milwaukee St. Paul and Pacific Depot, Fulda, listed in the National Register of Historic Places.

Murray
Recipient
Murray County Historical Society
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$60,500

To hire a qualified consultant to develop a Historic Structure Report that will help preserve the Dinehart-Holt House, listed in the National Register of Historic Places.

Murray
Recipient
Murray County
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,052

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

Murray
Recipient
Murray County
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$35,130

To provide better security for the organization's large outdoor historic collections.

Murray
Recipient
Murray County
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$27,612
To begin the inventory of collections at the End-O-Line Railroad Park based on recommendations from a Museum Assessment Program evaluation.
Murray
Recipient
Murray County Historical Society
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,440

In the second phase of an oral history project, Life in Lake Sarah, four additional residents were interviewed and recorded. The recordings were transcribed along with two earlier interviews. The six recordings were compiled in booklet form and added to the permanent collection of the Murray County Historical Society.

Murray
Recipient
Murray County Historical Society
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,188

This project documented the history of life and growth of Lake Sarah Township population amid regional population through the stories and recollections of its residents.  A total of eight long-term residents were interviewed. Six interviews were transcribed and provided to the narrators for proofreading.  The edited transcripts were printed as separate full-color booklets that, along with the CDs of the interviews, will be accessible to the public as part of the Murray County Museum's permanent collection. 

Murray
Recipient
Murray County Historical Society
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,705

To create five Murray County entries for the MNopedia project for online research.

Murray
Recipient
Murray County Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,560
To gain intellectual and physical control of historic objects held in public trust.
Murray
Recipient
Murray County Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,627
To document in twelve oral history interviews the history of town ball in Murray County.
Murray
Recipient
Balaton Area Historical Society
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,458

To hire a qualified museum lighting professional to develop a museum lighting plan.

Lyon
Murray
Recipient
Nobles County Historical Society
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

To hire a qualified historian to complete an evaluation to determine eligibility for listing in the National Register of Historic Places for the Worthington National Guard Armory.

Nobles
Murray
Rock
Recipient
Murray County Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,671
To hire professional conservators to assess historically significant collections and write a long range preservation plan.
Murray
Recipient
Murray County Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,000
To purchase proper archival storage materials for the historical society's newspaper collection.
Murray
Recipient
Murray County Historical Society
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,855

To gain intellectual and physical control and provide appropriate storage materials for historic textiles held in public trust.

Murray
Recipient
Society for the Study of Local and Regional History
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,932

To hire qualified professionals to publish an essay on women in Southwest Minnesota during World War I.

Cottonwood
Lyon
Murray
Nobles
Pipestone
Rock
Recipient
Society for the Study of Local and Regional History
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,568
To hire a qualified historian to conduct primary source research on the history of women's activities in southwestern Minnesota during World War I.
Lyon
Murray
Pipestone
Rock
Recipient
Murray County Historical Society
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,390
To assemble historical resources pertaining to the Great War (1914-1918) in Murray County preparatory to the centennial
Murray