Minnesota's Legacy

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Pioneerland Library System
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,283
To add 57 standard Minnesota history titles to broaden public accessibility.
Statewide
Big Stone
Recipient
Willmar Design Center
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To hire a qualified historian to evaluate the downtown Willmar historic district for possible inclusion in the National Register of Historic Places.
Kandiyohi
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
Peace Lutheran Church
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,730
To hire a qualified historian to evaluate the Lebanon Church for possible inclusion in the National Register of Historic Places
Kandiyohi
Recipient
Kandiyohi County Historical Society
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,845
Six Kandiyohi County Township records were microfilmed and a copy was given to each township and one put into the research library at the Kandiyohi County Historical Society for easier access to the public. The master copy is being stored at Southwest Minnesota State University History Center. KCHS had microfilmed 42 rolls of film. During this project, KCHS assisted Colfax Township in finding their lost records and recovering them from inadequate conditions.
 
The most enduring value of this project is the preservation of the townships public records.
Kandiyohi
Recipient
Upper MN Valley Regional Development Commission
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To hire a qualified interpretive specialist to develop an interpretive plan for the history along 287 miles of the Minnesota River Valley National Scenic Byway.
Big Stone
Blue Earth
Brown
Chippewa
Lac qui Parle
Le Sueur
Nicollet
Redwood
Scott
Sibley
Swift
Traverse
Yellow Medicine
Recipient
Todd County Historical Society
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$564
To rehouse and store according to archival standards four Todd County newspapers.
Todd