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Recipient
Wadena County Historical Society
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,990

To conduct an archaeological survey of the Reaume Leaf River Post Site site using ground-penetrating radar.

Wadena
Recipient
Fillmore County Historical Society
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$25,940

To broaden public access through an ADA-compliant wheelchair lift in the Fillmore County History Center.

Fillmore
Recipient
City of Lanesboro
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$179,400

To hire qualified professionals to repair the Bethlehem Lutheran Church Hall, listed in the National Register of Historic Places and used as the Sons of Norway Heimbygda Lodge.

Fillmore
Recipient
Rushford Area Historical Society
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,693
To gain intellectual and physical control of historic objects held in public trust using PastPerfect Museum Software.
Fillmore
Recipient
City of Lanesboro
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To hire qualified professionals to write a structural assessment of the Bethlehem Lutheran Church Hall, a contributing resource in the Lanesboro Historic District, listed in the National Register of Historic Places and current home to the Sons of Norway Heimbygda Lodge
Fillmore
Recipient
Lanesboro Arts Center
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,075

To survey the exterior of the building, make historically sensitive recommendations, and create construction-ready documents for needed improvements that will enhance the exterior of the historic building without negatively impacting the historic structure.

Fillmore
Recipient
Wadena County Historical Society
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,400
To hire a qualified and experienced HVAC engineer to evaluate the current system preparatory to better control of the Wadena County Historical Society museum environment.
Wadena
Recipient
Lanesboro Historical Preservation Association
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,475

To gain intellectual and physical control of historic objects held in public trust.

Fillmore
Recipient
Harmony Area Historical Society
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,235

To create 14 Harmony-area entries for the MNopedia project for online research.

Fillmore
Recipient
Menahga Area Historical Society
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,500
To hire a qualified and experienced HVAC engineer to evaluate current system preparatory to better control of the Menahga Area Museum environment.
Wadena
Recipient
City of Lanesboro
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
To hire a contractor to repair the front entry and ADA ramp on the Heimbygda Lodge, listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
Fillmore
Recipient
City of Lanesboro
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,624
To provide supplemental training opportunities at the 2013 Preserve Minnesota conference.
Statewide
Fillmore
Recipient
Lanesboro Arts Center
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000

To hire a qualified and experienced HVAC engineer to evaluate current system preparatory to better control of the Lanesboro Art Center.

Fillmore
Recipient
City of Lanesboro
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$300,000
To preserve historic features on the 1868 dam, a contributing feature of the Lanesboro Historic District listed in the National Register of Historic Places
Fillmore
Recipient
Menahga Area Historical Society
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,073
To gain physical and intellectual control of 5000 artifacts using PastPerfect software.
Wadena
Recipient
Wadena County Historical Society
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
To purchase a microfilm reader/printer to broaden public accessibility to microfilmed records.
Hubbard
Otter Tail
Todd
Wadena
Recipient
Fillmore County Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

To make accessible primary records through a new microfilm reader/printer.

Fillmore
Recipient
Preston Historical Society
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$20,000
To prepare a Preservation Plan to guide the Preston Historical Society in reconstructing the Milwaukee Elevator and its outbuildings.
Fillmore
Recipient
Preston Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$25,103
To contract with qualified professionals to prepare construction documents for the reconstruction of missing historic features on the Milwaukee Elevator, listed in the National Register of Historic Places, and used as a trailhead facility.
Fillmore
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,417

Partner Organizations: City of Wykoff, Wykoff Historical Society.

Fillmore
Recipient
City of Wykoff
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,500
To hire an engineering firm to conduct a structural assessment of the Mitchell Saloon, Wykoff, MN.
Fillmore
Recipient
Wadena County Historical Society
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,760
To create Wadena County entries on the Fur Trade era for the MNopedia project for online research.
Statewide
Wadena
Recipient
Rushford-Peterson Schools
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,995

To prepare a nomination to the National Register of Historic Places for the Rushford Ementary and High School.

Fillmore
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
Chatfield Economic Development Authority
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,750

The grant money was utilized for the creation of Record Drawings and plans.

Record Drawings are documents produced by licensed professionals detailing the existing condition of the a particular structure which is needed in order to proceed with the project's scope of the Chatfield school and Potter Auditorium renovation and creation of a regional arts center.

Fillmore
Recipient
City of Lanesboro
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$40,000
To hire a qualified consultant to develop planning documents that will help preserve the Bethlehem Lutheran Church Hall, now Sons of Norway Heimbygda Lodge, listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
Fillmore
Recipient
Lanesboro Historical Preservation Association
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,900

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

Fillmore
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
Lanesboro Arts Center
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$91,365
To sensitively rehabilitate Scanlan Hall, a contributing feature of the Lanesboro Historic District listed in the National Register of Historic Places, with Americans with Disabilities Act-compliant access to the Lanesboro Art Center
Fillmore
Recipient
Rushford Area Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,487
To install a security system for a collection that documents history in the Rushford area.
Fillmore
Recipient
Preservation Alliance of Minnesota
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$80,310
Partner Organizations: Kasson Alliance for Restoration, Mantorville Restoration Association, Friends of Mayowood, Denmark Township Historical Society, Friends of Saint Rose, Preservation Lake City, County Historical Societies, Red Wing Downtown Main Street, Winona Main Street, Winona Area Chamber of Commerce, Faribault Main Street, and Faribault Area Chamber of Commerce and Tourism PAM will work to provide its partners with staff support, administration, supervision, and additional preservation and planning expertise.
Dakota
Dodge
Fillmore
Freeborn
Goodhue
Houston
Mower
Olmsted
Rice
Steele
Wabasha
Washington
Winona
Recipient
Spring Valley Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$58,800
To replace the roof of the Methodist Episcopal Church, listed in the National Register of Historic Places, and currently used as the Spring Valley History Museum.
Fillmore
Recipient
Lanesboro Historical Preservation Association
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$290
To grow the capacity of the organization to preserve and interpret history through a national training standard.
Fillmore
Recipient
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Headquarters
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$40,000

To hire a qualified professional to translate nineteeth-century phenology journals from southern Minnesota.

Fillmore
Recipient
Lanesboro Historical Preservation Association
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,400

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

Fillmore
Recipient
Wadena County Historical Society
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$275

Archival newspaper storage boxes were purchased to rehouse the Verndale newspaper collection at the Wadena County Historical Society. The newspapers were sorted by oldest dates to newest dates on top. Labels were put on the boxes to identify the contents of each. The newspaper collection is now in better storage conditions than prior to the project.

Wadena
Recipient
Wadena County Historical Society
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,249

To hire a qualified historian to complete an evaluation to determine eligibility for listing in the National Register of Historic Places for the Wadena Commercial District.

Wadena
Recipient
Lanesboro Historical Preservation Association
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
To gain intellectual and physical control of historic objects held in public trust.
Fillmore
Recipient
Wadena County Historical Society
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,380

To document in 20 oral history interviews the history of women in rural Wadena County politics.

Wadena