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Recipient
City of St. Cloud
2015 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.
Benton
Sherburne
Stearns
Recipient
McLeod County Historical Society
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,993

To provide McLeod County Historical Society with professional continuing education through a national museum training program.

Statewide
McLeod
Recipient
McLeod County Historical Society
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,701
To add 63 rolls of microfilmed primary records to broaden public accessibility to primary records.
McLeod
Recipient
McLeod County Historical Society
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,385
To purchase a microfilm reader/printer to broaden public accessibility to microfilmed records.
Statewide
McLeod
Recipient
Hutchinson Public Library
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,385
To purchase a microfilm reader/printer to broaden public accessibility to microfilmed records.
McLeod
Recipient
McLeod County Historical Society
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000

To hire a qualified consultant to research the history of and write an exhibit script about McLeod County during World War I, in preparation for a future exhibit.

Statewide
McLeod
Recipient
McLeod County Historical Society
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To identify archaeological collections for enhanced public access to pre-historic McLeod County.
McLeod
Recipient
Stearns History Museum
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$93,000

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

Benton
Morrison
Sherburne
Stearns
Recipient
McLeod County Historical Society
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$51,846
To provide storage that meets museum standards through purchase of compressible shelving for the MCHS artifact collections
McLeod
Recipient
Winona County Historical Society
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,200

To create 3 Winona County entries for the MNopedia project for online research.

Winona
Dakota
Goodhue
Houston
Ramsey
Wabasha
Recipient
Children's Museum of Southern Minnesota
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000

To hire a qualified consultant to write an exhibit plan on the importance of water in Dakota history in Minnesota.

Anoka
Benton
Blue Earth
Carver
Chisago
Cottonwood
Dakota
Douglas
Faribault
Freeborn
Hennepin
Houston
Jackson
Kandiyohi
Le Sueur
Martin
McLeod
Mower
Nicollet
Olmsted
Pennington
Ramsey
Redwood
Renville
Rice
St. Louis
Scott
Sibley
Steele
Todd
Waseca
Washington
Watonwan
Wright
Recipient
Children's Museum of Southern Minnesota
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$33,664
To hire consultants to develop an exhibit on Dakota culture and history.
Anoka
Benton
Blue Earth
Brown
Carver
Chisago
Cottonwood
Dakota
Douglas
Faribault
Freeborn
Hennepin
Houston
Jackson
Kandiyohi
Le Sueur
Martin
McLeod
Mower
Nicollet
Olmsted
Pennington
Ramsey
Redwood
Renville
Rice
St. Louis
Scott
Sibley
Steele
Todd
Waseca
Washington
Watonwan
Wright
Recipient
McLeod County Historical Society
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,100
To hire a qualified professional to construct an appropriate support for a significant collections piece.
Statewide
McLeod
Meeker
Recipient
Giants of the Earth Heritage Center
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
To hire consultants to develop and install an exhibit on the founding of two communities in Houston County.
Houston
Recipient
City of Glencoe
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,600

To prepare a nomination to the National Register of Historic Places for the Glencoe City Center building.

McLeod
Recipient
City of Glencoe
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$85,922
To repoint mortar joints and remove adhesives from the bricks on the Glencoe Grade and High School, listed in the National Register of Historic Places, currently used as Glencoe City Center.
McLeod
Recipient
Great River Regional Library
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$410
To add 14 standard Minnesota historic preservation titles to broaden public accessibility
Benton
Recipient
Historic Hutchinson
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$15,000
To hire a qualified consultant to develop a Historic Structure Report that will help preserve the Harrington Merrill House, listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
McLeod
Recipient
Jefferson Township
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,000

To edit a manuscript on the history of the Winnebago Creek Valley, Jefferson Township, Houston County.

Houston
Recipient
City of Hokah
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,400

Hokah city history was put on display with the installation of six historical markers in various locations throughout the city. The markers consist of narrative information and photographs of historically relevant structures. All markers are ADA height, located in high traffic areas and are enhanced, produced and presented under a silicone hardcoat panel. An unveiling ceremony was held in June, 2011.

Houston
Recipient
City of Hokah
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,750

To hire qualified consultants to conduct an Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) assessment at the Hokah City Hall/Auditorium, listed in the National Register of Historic Places.

Houston
Recipient
City of Hokah
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,000
To hire a qualified historian to complete the nomination to the National Register of Historic Places for Hokah City Hall.
Houston
Recipient
City of Hokah
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
To hire a qualified architect to conduct a conditions assessment of the Hokah Municipal Building, listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
Houston
Recipient
Houston County
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$76,220

To hire a qualified consultant to develop architectural drawings and reuse study for the Houston County Courthouse and Jail, listed in the National Register of Historic Places.

Houston
Recipient
Houston County
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
To hire a qualified consultant to write a historic structure report for the Houston County Courthouse, listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
Houston
Recipient
McLeod County Historical Society
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,000
To hire a qualified and experienced HVAC engineer to evaluate the current system preparatory to better control of the McLeod County Historical Society museum environment.
McLeod
Statewide
Recipient
McLeod County Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$83,000
To hire qualified technicians to assess McLeod County Historical Society's heating, ventilating, and air conditioning (HVAC) system.
Statewide
McLeod
Recipient
McLeod County Historical Society
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$363,892

To hire qualified technicians to upgrade McLeod County Historical Society's heating, ventilating, and air conditioning (HVAC) system.

McLeod
Statewide
Recipient
Science Museum of Minnesota
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$300,000

Overall Project Outcome and Results

Benton
Big Stone
Blue Earth
Brown
Carver
Chippewa
Recipient
Dassel Area Historical Society
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$47,298
To fabricate and install an exhibit on the history of seed corn.
McLeod
Meeker
Stearns
Wright
Recipient
Historic Hutchinson
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,250
To hire a qualified professional to evaluate St. John's Episcopal Church for possible inclusion in the National Register of Historic Places.
McLeod
Recipient
City of Hokah
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,385
To purchase a microfilm reader/printer to broaden public accessibility to microfilmed records.
Houston
Recipient
Houston County Historical Society
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,385
To purchase a microfilm reader/printer to broaden public accessibility to microfilmed records.
Houston
Recipient
Jefferson Township
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To publish the book "History of the Winnebago Valley"
Houston
Recipient
McLeod County Historical Society
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$112,100

To improve public accessibility at McLeod County Historical Society and better comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act.

McLeod
Statewide
Recipient
McLeod County Historic Partnership
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,008

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

McLeod
Recipient
McLeod County Historical Society
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,950

To hire a qualified consultant to write an exhibit plan and designs for McLeod County Historical Society's upcoming World War I exhibit.

Statewide
McLeod
Recipient
Benton County Historical Society
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
To purchase a microfilm reader/printer to broaden public accessibility to microfilmed records.
Benton
Recipient
City of Hokah
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,690
To add 33 rolls of microfilmed newspapers to broaden public accessibility to primary records.
Houston
Recipient
Houston County Historical Society
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$708

HCHS added 29 standard Minnesota history titles to broaden public accessibility to historical resources. The grant was noted in HCHS's newsletter and in four county newspaper press releases.

Houston