Minnesota's Legacy

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St. Cloud State University
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$575
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.
Stearns
Recipient
Regents of the University of Minnesota (Institute on Community Integration)
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To compile an anthology of the history behind the 1957 Minnesota law requiring special education for children with disabilities.
Statewide
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Regents of the University of Minnesota (University of Minnesota Press)
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000

To hire qualified professionals to publish Howard Greene's journals about the north woods of Minnesota.

Statewide
Cook
Koochiching
Lake
Otter Tail
St. Louis
Recipient
St. Cloud State University
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,996
To hire a qualified archaeologist to conduct a survey of four archaeological sites to determine dates of earliest human occupation.
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Minnesota State University, Mankato (Department of Anthropology)
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,770
To provide better organization of archaeological collections, allowing for greater public access to historic resources.
Blue Earth
Brown
Recipient
Regents of the University of Minnesota (U of M Libraries)
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$120,920
To organize and describe 1,600 linear feet of archival materials documenting the history of the GLBT community in Minnesota.
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Regents of the University of Minnesota (Bell Museum of Natural History)
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,802
To improve collections care and management through proper storage.
Hennepin
Recipient
Inver Hills Community College Foundation
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,000

To document through oral history interviews the history of Inver Hills Community College and Dakota County Technical College to commemorate their 50th anniversaries.

Dakota
Recipient
St. Cloud State University
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,763
To digitize 33 oral histories documenting the growth of St. Cloud State University, 1900-1990
Stearns
Recipient
Regents of the University of Minnesota (Institute on Community Integration)
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,965
To hire qualified professionals to edit a manuscript on the Evelyn Deno anthology.
Hennepin
Recipient
Regents of the University of Minnesota (U of M Libraries)
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$121,932
To digitize and make accessible botanical, zoological, and geological records documenting the natural history of Minnesota, 1872-1946
Hennepin
Recipient
St. Cloud State University
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,867
To hire a qualified archaeologist to conduct a survey in an attempt to locate Fort Fair Haven.
Stearns
Recipient
St. Cloud State University
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,816
To hire a qualified archaeologist to conduct a survey to locate the remains of Fort Holes.
Stearns
Recipient
Regents of the University of Minnesota (Bell Museum of Natural History)
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000

To hire qualified professionals to edit a manuscript on the history of the Bell Museum and Planetarium.

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Regents of the University of Minnesota (Bell Museum of Natural History)
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000

To hire a qualified historian to research the history of the Bell Museum and Planetarium.

Statewide
Recipient
Regents of the University of Minnesota (Center for Urban and Regional Affairs)
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,236

To hire a qualified historian to conduct primary source research on the history of the Center for Urban and Regional Affairs.

Statewide
Recipient
Regents of the University of Minnesota (Bell Museum of Natural History)
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
Digital maps were created depicting landscape change in Minnesota from the 1850s to today as well as maps that show predicted change in forest tree composition in northern Minnesota due to climate change.
Statewide
Recipient
St. Cloud State University
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,000

To hire a qualified historian to research the cultural history of St. Cloud State University.

Sherburne
Stearns
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
Regents of the University of Minnesota (Duluth Campus)
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$100,000
To begin the research for and drafting of a scholarly manuscript on history of the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe.
Aitkin
Mille Lacs
Pine
Recipient
Minnesota Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$134,753

Partner: Southwest Minnesota State University

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Recipient
Southwest Minnesota Regional Research Center
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$36,576
To survey, preserve, arrange and plan to microfilm records of twenty Lyon County townships.
Lyon
Recipient
Regents of the University of Minnesota (U of M Libraries)
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$55,319
To gain intellectual and physical control of archival materials held in public trust.
Statewide
Recipient
Minnesota State University, Mankato - Department of Anthropology
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,995
To hire qualified project personnel to evaluate the Nelson Site, a Late Woodland archaeological site, for possible inclusion in the National Register of Historic Places.
Blue Earth
Recipient
Winona State University
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,400
To hire a qualified historian to complete the nomination to the National Register of Historic Places for Phelps and Somsen Halls on the campus of Winona State University.
Winona
Recipient
Regents of the University of Minnesota (Department of Anthropology)
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,233

To hire a qualified archaeologist to conduct a survey of Dakota and Ojibwe sites in Wadena.

Wadena
Recipient
Regents of the University of Minnesota
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To prepare a comprehensive interpretive plan for better public access to and care of historically significant natural history dioramas
Hennepin
Recipient
Winona State University
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,995
To gain intellectual and physical control of historic objects held in public trust.
Winona
Recipient
Regents of the University of Minnesota (Institute for Advanced Study)
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,974
To document in 20 interviews the history of Minnesota's arts and cultural leaders.
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Recipient
Regents of the University of Minnesota (Institute on Community Integration)
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
To hire qualified professionals to produce a manuscript on Evelyn Deno and the history of special education in Minnesota's public schools.
Statewide
Recipient
Regents of the University of Minnesota (U of M Libraries)
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$88,386

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

Statewide
Recipient
Minnesota State University Moorhead
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,200
To prepare student research for an upcoming traveling exhibit on early Moorhead history.
Clay
Recipient
Regents of the University of Minnesota (Humphrey School of Public Affairs)
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$17,497

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

Statewide
Recipient
Normandale Community College
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To conduct an expanded excavation of a multi-millenia archaelogical site.
Lyon
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
Regents of the University of Minnesota (Institute on Community Integration)
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,960

To hire qualified professionals to publish a book on the history of Minnesota's law requiring special education.

Statewide
Recipient
Minnesota State University, Mankato (Department of Anthropology)
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,720
To hire a qualified laboratory to conduct radiocarbon dating on Oneota samples from southern Minnesota.
Faribault
Goodhue
Recipient
Regents of the University of Minnesota (Department of Anthropology)
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$66,506
To document through microarchaeological techniques human occupation of the Bremer Site, listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
Dakota
Recipient
Minnesota State University, Mankato (Library Services)
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,175

To digitize issues of the student newspaper, "The Reporter," allowing for greater public access to this historic resource.

Statewide
Blue Earth
Recipient
Regents of the University of Minnesota (Institute on Community Integration)
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,953

To hire a qualified historian to research the history of special education teachers in Minnesota.

Statewide