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Recipient
Depot Preservation Alliance
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To fabricate and install "Take a ride on the Rails," an interpretive exhibit about rail service in the 1930s.
Lake of the Woods
Recipient
Depot Preservation Alliance
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,475
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.
Lake of the Woods
Recipient
Depot Preservation Alliance
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$107,280
To repair and restore the interior and exterior of the Canadian National Depot (Baudette Depot), listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Lake of the Woods
Recipient
Prairie Skyline Foundation, Inc.
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$13,000
To hire a qualified architect to prepare a conditions assessment and planning documents for the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, proposed to be used as a community center, and listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
Becker
Beltrami
Clay
Clearwater
Hubbard
Kittson
Koochiching
Lake of the Woods
Mahnomen
Marshall
Norman
Pennington
Polk
Red Lake
Roseau
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
City of Waseca
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,500
To hire a qualified consultant to create historic preservation design guidelines for the City of Waseca.
Waseca
Recipient
City of Waseca
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,907
To have the Trowbridge Park Bandshell and Park evalauted for possibile inclusion in the National Register of Historic Places
Waseca
Recipient
Waseca County
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$175,000

To hire qualified professionals to make exterior repairs to and replace non-historic windows in the Waseca County Courthouse, listed in the National Register of Historic Places.

Waseca
Recipient
Minnesota Agricultural Interpretive Center
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To hire a qualified professional to develop a set of collections management policies and procedures.
Waseca
Recipient
Minnesota Agricultural Interpretive Center
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To develop a historically accurate interpretive plan for food preservation in rural Minnesota.
Waseca
Recipient
Depot Preservation Alliance
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

Professional planning services were used to assist with the development of the Baudette Depot Historic Project to include preservation and display of Canadian National Railway artifacts, historical documents and various other memorabilia in a self-guided interpretive exhibit highlighting the importance of railway transportation in Minnesota's Canadian border history and settlement of the region.

Lake of the Woods
Recipient
Waseca County Historical Society
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000

To hire a qualified consultant to develop architectural drawings for reuse of Hofmann Apiaries, listed in the National Register of Historic Places.

Waseca
Recipient
Waseca County Historical Society
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,500
To hire a qualified historian to evaluate the Hoffmann Honey Farm (Janesville Township) for possible inclusion in the National Register of Historic Places
Waseca
Recipient
Depot Preservation Alliance
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To create and install an exhibit bringing to light the absent narratives behind 129 graffiti signatures in the soft yellow bricks of the Canadian National Railways Depot, listed in the National Register of Historic Places and current cultural center
Lake of the Woods
Recipient
Waseca County Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,640
To hire consultants to develop and install an exhibit on Waseca County history.
Waseca
Recipient
Waseca County Historical Society
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To hire a qualified interpretive specialist to develop a comprehensive interpretive plan for Waseca County history.
Waseca
Recipient
Depot Preservation Alliance
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$49,900
To fabricate and install an exhibit on the history of transportation around the Lake of the Woods.
Lake of the Woods
Recipient
Waseca County Historical Society
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,360

To microfilm Waseca County newspapers to make primary records more accessible to the public.

Waseca
Recipient
Lake of the Woods County Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
To acquire 65 rolls of microfilmed newspapers for the county historical society's research library.
Lake of the Woods
Recipient
Lake of the Woods County Historical Society
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,950
To add 51 rolls of microfilmed newspapers to broaden public accessibility to primary records.
Lake of the Woods
Recipient
Lake of the Woods County Historical Society
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,905

The Lake of the Woods County Historical Society purchased a Canon  MS 300 Microfilm Scanner/Reader to broaden public access to primary historic records for research use.

Lake of the Woods
Recipient
Maritime Heritage Minnesota
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,196

To conduct a survey of rare Minnesota-produced watercraft to allow for greater public access to these historic resources.

Hennepin
Mille Lacs
Ramsey
Waseca
Wright
Recipient
Minnesota's Historic Northwest
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$94,718

To hire qualified consultants to develop a traveling exhibit on the fur trade in northwest Minnesota.

Becker
Beltrami
Clearwater
Kittson
Lake of the Woods
Mahnomen
Marshall
Norman
Pennington
Polk
Red Lake
Roseau
Recipient
Minnesota's Historic Northwest
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

To hire a qualified museum consultant to create a detailed exhibit concept for a traveling exhibit about northwestern Minnesota's fur trade history.

Becker
Beltrami
Clearwater
Kittson
Lake of the Woods
Mahnomen
Marshall
Norman
Pennington
Red Lake
Roseau
Recipient
Lake of the Woods County Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,600
To hire a qualified HVAC engineer to evaluate the museum environment of the Lake of the Woods County Museum
Lake of the Woods
Recipient
Lake of the Woods County Historical Society
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$146,495
To implement recommendations from an HVAC evaluation that will ensure better climate control for the preservation of historic resources documenting Lake of the Woods County history.
Lake of the Woods
Recipient
Waseca County Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,900
To hire a qualified historian to complete the nomination to the National Register of Historic Places for Hofmann Farm and Apiaries, Waseca.
Statewide
Waseca
Recipient
Headwaters Science Center
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,279
To gain intellectual and physical control of historic objects held in public trust.
Becker
Beltrami
Cass
Clearwater
Hubbard
Itasca
Koochiching
Lake of the Woods
Mahnomen
Marshall
Norman
Pennington
Polk
Red Lake
Roseau
Recipient
Olmsted County Historical Society
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,129
To add 90 rolls of microfilmed newspapers to broaden public accessibility to primary records.
Dodge
Fillmore
Goodhue
Mower
Olmsted
Wabasha
Waseca
Recipient
Minnesota's Historic Northwest
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,664
To hire a qualified historian to research and develop materials for traveling exhibits.
Becker
Beltrami
Clay
Clearwater
Kittson
Lake of the Woods
Mahnomen
Marshall
Norman
Polk
Red Lake
Roseau
Pennington
Recipient
Regents of the University of Minnesota (American Indian Studies)
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$48,675

To hire qualified professionals to produce materials on the Ojibwe language for public access.

Beltrami
Carlton
Cass
Clearwater
Cook
Koochiching
Lake of the Woods
St. Louis
Hubbard
Itasca
Marshall
Pennington
Polk
Red Lake
Roseau
Recipient
Minnesota's Historic Northwest
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,697
To provide professional development opportunities to northwestern Minnesota historical organizations using the Small Museum Toolkit.
Becker
Beltrami
Clay
Clearwater
Kittson
Lake of the Woods
Mahnomen
Marshall
Norman
Pennington
Polk
Red Lake
Roseau
Recipient
City of New Richland
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$99,114
To repoint masonry and restore first floor façade and architectural details on the Stranger's Refuge Lodge #74 IOOF, listed in the National Register of Historic Places, to be reused as the public library.
Waseca
Recipient
City of Waseca
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,969

To hire a qualified historian to complete the nomination to the National Register of Historic Places for the historic Waseca Downtown District.

Waseca
Recipient
Waseca County Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$48,185
To enable greater public access to Waseca County history through installation of a lift and restrooms that comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act.
Waseca
Recipient
Waseca County Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$119,208
To hire consultants to develop and install a timeline exhibit in Waseca County.
Waseca
Recipient
Waseca County Historical Society
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,866
To hire a qualified consultant to research and develop an exhibit plan for the Waseca County timeline exhibit.
Waseca
Recipient
City of Baudette
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$22,900
To acquire professional services to conserve Willie Walleye, a significant cultural heritage landmark sculpture
Lake of the Woods
Recipient
Minnesota's Historic Northwest
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,800

To create 30 entries on World War I in Northwest Minnesota for the MNopedia project for online research.

Becker
Beltrami
Clearwater
Kittson
Lake of the Woods
Mahnomen
Marshall
Norman
Pennington
Polk
Red Lake
Roseau