Minnesota's Legacy

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Ramsey County Agricultural Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,368

To promote the preservation of agricultural history, education and diversity at the Ramsey County Fair by showcasing traditional Hmong dances, square dancers, a fife and drum corp, and Agricadabra, a show which featurs agricultural facts and magic.

Ramsey
Recipient
Ce Tempoxcalli
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

To construct a historically accurate account and thorough context of the 1995 Hunger Strike.

Stearns
Recipient
Minnesota Museum of American Art
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$31,356
To fully catalog the museum's inventoried collection that documents the history of art in Minnesota under the direction of a qualified museum registrar.
Ramsey
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Ramsey County Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,996

To gain physical and intellectual control through a professional inventory of approximately 3,800 objects documenting Ramsey County history.

Ramsey
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Minnesota Museum of American Art
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,660

To gain physical and intellectual control through a professional inventory of remaining uninventoried museum collections.

Ramsey
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Minnesota Veterinary Historical Museum
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,105

To create and install an exhibit on the history of veterinary medicine in Minnesota.

Ramsey
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Eighth Air Force Historical Society, Inc. - Minnesota Chapter
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,158

To convert 44 VHS tapes to digital format allowing greater public access.

Ramsey
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Crow Wing County Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To enable public access to primary records through a new microfilm reader/printer.
Crow Wing
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1006 Summit Avenue Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,200
To provide better public access to the history of the Governor and Governor's Residence through an interpretive plan and docent manual
Ramsey
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Hennepin History Museum
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

To document in 10 interviews the history of Bhutanese refugees in Minnesota.

Ramsey
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Saint John's Abbey & University
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,046

To undertake a general preservation needs assessment of library collections at Saint John's University.

Stearns
Recipient
1006 Summit Avenue Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

To prepare a comprehensive interpretive plan for the Governor's Residence to identify how best to reach their audience.

Ramsey
Recipient
Great River Regional Library
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$347,553
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$343,363

Minnesota’s 12 regional public library systems, which encompass 350 public libraries in all areas of the state, benefit from a portion of the Legacy Amendment’s Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund. Through State Library Services, a division of the Minnesota Department of Education, each regional public library system receives a formula-driven allocation from the annual $3 million Minnesota Regional Library Legacy Grant.

Benton
Morrison
Sherburne
Stearns
Todd
Wright
Recipient
Saint John's Abbey & University
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To hire qualified historians to prepare the texts of approximately 20 markers that will facilitate public access to the history of Saint John's University campus.
Stearns
Recipient
Twin Cities Daily Planet
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,625

To compile source materials about theater history throughout the state of Minnesota from 1959 to 1981.

Ramsey
Recipient
Friends of the Immigration History Research Center
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

This project requests funding to conduct and transcribe twelve oral history interviews focusing on the religious experience and interactions among immigrant groups in nine Twin Cities neighborhoods in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. 

Ramsey
Recipient
District 7 Planning Council
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,500
To document in 10 interviews the history of the immigrant gardening in Saint Paul
Ramsey
Recipient
Twin City Model Railroad Museum
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

To prepare a comprehensive interpretive plan for better public access to the history of model railroading.

Ramsey
Recipient
Minnesota's Historic Northwest
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,000
To develop a traveling exhibit about the inventors, entrepreneurs, and companies from Northwest Minnesota.
Becker
Recipient
Sholom Community Alliance
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

To document in 6 intergenerational interviews the history of how Jewish migration to Minnesota is transmitted to succeeding generations.

Ramsey
Recipient
Kitchigami Regional Library
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$186,486
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$203,268

Minnesota’s 12 regional public library systems, which encompass 350 public libraries in all areas of the state, benefit from a portion of the Legacy Amendment’s Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund. Through State Library Services, a division of the Minnesota Department of Education, each regional public library system receives a formula-driven allocation from the annual $3 million Minnesota Regional Library Legacy Grant.

Beltrami
Cass
Crow Wing
Hubbard
Wadena
Recipient
Lake Agassiz Regional Library
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$129,394
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$170,496

Minnesota’s 12 regional public library systems, which encompass 350 public libraries in all areas of the state, benefit from a portion of the Legacy Amendment’s Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund. Through State Library Services, a division of the Minnesota Department of Education, each regional public library system receives a formula-driven allocation from the annual $3 million Minnesota Regional Library Legacy Grant.

Becker
Clay
Clearwater
Mahnomen
Norman
Polk
Wilkin
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Maplewood Area Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,745

To conduct research on the comprehensive history of Maplewood from the 1850s to present.

Ramsey
Recipient
Metropolitan Library Service Agency
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$996,000
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$955,296

Minnesota’s 12 regional public library systems, which encompass 350 public libraries in all areas of the state, benefit from a portion of the Legacy Amendment’s Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund. Through State Library Services, a division of the Minnesota Department of Education, each regional public library system receives a formula-driven allocation from the annual $3 million Minnesota Regional Library Legacy Grant.

Anoka
Carver
Dakota
Hennepin
Ramsey
Scott
Washington
Recipient
Office of the Minnesota Secretary of State (Civil War Commemoration Task Force)
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

To enable public access through a website on the Minnesota Civil War Sesquicentennial.

Ramsey
Recipient
Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,000

To hire a consultant to research and design a new exhibit about the Hjemkomst voyage.

Clay
Recipient
Stearns History Museum
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,750

To enhance public accessibility to archival collections through an online database.

Stearns
Recipient
HAND in HAND Productions
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

The Saint Paul Police Oral History Project (Phase Five) documents the history and culture of this unique 157 year-old metropolitan department and explore the important contributions of public service the men and women officers make to our Capital City of Saint Paul, Minnesota.

Ramsey
Recipient
MN Administrators of Special Education
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

In 1984-87, MN became and remains one of just six states with mandated cross agency services for infants/toddlers with disabilities beginning at birth.

Ramsey
Recipient
Washington County Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$76,000
To produce a one-hour documentary on the life and significant contributions of Minnesota Supreme Court Associate Justice Rosalie Wahl based on thorough and completed research.
Ramsey
Recipient
Hamline University - Center For Global Environmental Education
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,999
To conduct Phase II of research on the History of Environmental Education in Minnesota through oral history transcriptions.
Ramsey
Recipient
Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$15,000
To document in 12 oral history interviews the experiences of the crew of the Hjemkomst on the occasion of the 30th anniversary of ship's voyage.
Clay
Recipient
Historic Saint Paul
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$49,410
To adapt historical content from established paper-based tour brochures for the web and mobile applications for greater public access.
Ramsey
Recipient
Ramsey County Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$59,800
To produce a one-hour documentary on the history of University Avenue linking St. Paul and Minneapolis up to the installation of the Central Corridor Light Rail and based on thorough and completed research.
Ramsey
Recipient
The Performance Lab
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,650

To document in 3 to 4 interviews the history of the dance community in the Twin Cities.

Ramsey
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Saint Paul Domestic Abuse Intervention Project
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

To document in 5 to 7 interviews the many roles advocates play in helping victims to become successful survivors and helping to move society toward the elimination of abuse altogether.

Ramsey