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Dakota County Historical Society
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,180

To hire a qualified historian to research Minnesota history during 1917-1918 in preparation for upcoming exhibits.

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Dakota
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Dakota County Historical Society
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,385

To purchase a microfilm reader/printer to make microfilmed records more accessible to the public.

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Dakota
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Todd County Historical Society
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,188

To add 76 rolls of microfilmed newspapers to make primary records more accessible to the public.

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Todd
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$23,500
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$22,770

Per Minnesota Law, the Minnesota Humanities Center administers the Arts and Cultural Heritage Children's Museum Grants. The Humanities Center uses a portion of the funds to provide grants administration, including overseeing the proposal process, agreement drafting, financial and program monitoring, and reporting.

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Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,070

To create 16 Clay County entries for the MNopedia project for online research.

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Clay
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Minnesota Supreme Court Historical Society
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,175

To document in 8 oral history interviews the history of the Minnesota Court of Appeals.

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Minnesota Archaeological Society
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$22,826

To hire qualified professionals to produce a script on the history of Minnesota archaeology.

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Brown County Historical Society
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,982

With the centenary of the U.S. involvement in the Great War in Europe, the experience of predominantly German New Ulm and Brown County continues to have national significance and relevance to current events. The Brown County Historical Society created an exhibit, "Loyalty and Dissent: Brown County and World War I" on the second floor of their museum to illustrate and interpret the war experience of 1917 and 1918 as it pertained to Brown County.

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Brown
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Minnesota Historical Society
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$491,300
Gridiron Glory: The Best of the Pro Football Hall of Fame is a national traveling exhibit produced by the Pro Football Hall of Fame of Canton, Ohio. On display just as the new U.S. Bank Stadium opened, the exhibit featured a "Hometown Tribute" to the Minnesota Vikings with additional items from the MNHS collections related to Minnesota's football history.
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Minnesota Civic Youth (Formerly Kids Voting St. Paul)
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$49,000
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$53,998

Minnesota Civic Youth is dedicated to helping kids and young adults develop the knowledge, skills, confidence and desire to be informed, active citizens. We do this by engaging them in authentic civic experiences and activities that respect their viewpoint and celebrate their voice. We have three primary program areas: Kids Voting Minnesota Network, Governing Youth and Teens Speak Out.

 

 

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Learning Law and Democracy Foundation
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$68,600
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$58,604

Learning Law and Democracy will enhance civic education across Minnesota by increasing the value of teachingcivics.org through redesigned architecture and an updated look and feel along with the addition of new lessons and user instructions. Student programs supported with this grant will also experience a redesign to capitalize on the renovated State Capitol and new Senate Building and will benefit from new partners and teachers with increased capacity to teach through professional development.

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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
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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.

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McLeod
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Minnesota YMCA Youth in Government
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$30,000
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$29,998
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American Craft Council
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$106,227
Operating Support
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Graywolf Press
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$95,576
Operating Support
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Hennepin Theatre Trust
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$552,409
Operating Support
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Minnesota Orchestral Association
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$486,634
Operating Support
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Walker Art Center
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$631,399
Operating Support
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Minnesota Streetcar Museum
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$115,800

To hire a qualified conservator to restore a significant object in the museum's collections.

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VocalEssence
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000

To hire a qualified professional to assess the archival collections held by VocalEssence.

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Minnesota Special Education Leaders Foundation (MNSELF)
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$32,132

To hire qualified professionals to produce a manuscript on the history of special education in Minnesota.

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