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Mower County Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,000
To send two people to the American Association of Museums annual meeting and conference, April 29-May 2, 2012, in Minneapolis.
Mower
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Lac qui Parle County Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,230

To hire professional conservators to assess historically significant collections and write a long range preservation plan.

Lac qui Parle
Recipient
Hormel Historic Home
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,620

To survey educators and assess local needs for on-site or classroom education units.

Mower
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
Mower County Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

To create and install an exhibit on the ghost towns of Mower County.

Mower
Recipient
City of Madison
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To develop drawings for the reconstruction of the cupola on the Madison City Hall, listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
Lac qui Parle
Recipient
Mower County Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

To microfilm the records of 12 Mower County townships.

Mower
Recipient
Mower County Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
To create an interpretive plan that meets National Association for Interpretation standards and that will enable better public usage of a complex of relocated structures documenting Mower County history.
Mower
Recipient
Kanabec County Historical Society
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,043

To add 36 standard Minnesota history titles to broaden public accessibility

Kanabec
Recipient
Mower County Historical Society
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,518

The purpose of the grant was to collect prepatory information and purchase necessary equipment to carry out a microfilming project, to preserve and make accessible records of individual townships within Mower County from the earliest date possible through 2008.  To complete this work, the Project Director met with members of the Minnesota Historical Society staff and a microfilming agent to learn about the microfilming and record preparation process.  Three meetings were scheduled to go through the process of preparing records for microfilming.  The first meeting was with Steve Cunat in t

Mower
Recipient
Austin Area Commission for the Arts, Inc.
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To contract with a qualified professional to prepare a conditions assessment, update to the HSR recommendations, and prepare modest pre-design.
Mower
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
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