Minnesota's Legacy

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Dakota County Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,000
To send two people to the American Association of Museums annual meeting and conference, April 29-May 2, 2012, in Minneapolis
Dakota
Recipient
Dakota County Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$33,172
To transcribe 168 oral histories recorded mostly during the National Bicentennial from Dakota County residents, and to provide digital access to them via the Internet.
Dakota
Recipient
City of Inver Grove Heights
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,990

To document in up to 12 interviews the history of the Rock Island Swing Bridge in preparation for an interpretive plan.

Dakota
Recipient
Prairie Creek Community School
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,320

To assemble historical resources pertaining to Prairie Creek School in preparation for its 30th anniversary.

Dakota
Recipient
Northfield Public Library
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,900
To collect primary source materials for a history of the Northfield Public Library since 1970.
Dakota
Recipient
Minnesota Genealogical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$11,000
To broaden public access to primary historical records by acquiring a microfilm reader/printer.
Dakota
Recipient
Dakota City Heritage Village
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,725
To install an air-handling unit for greater control over the museum environment in order to preserve documentary evidence of Dakota County history
Dakota
Recipient
Dakota County Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,183

To document in 20 interviews the history of the Hastings State Hospital, 1938-1978.

Dakota
Recipient
Caponi Art Park
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,560

To conduct a basic processing project that will prepare archives collections for public access.

Dakota
Recipient
MHIS, Inc
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,616
To fabricate and install a historical marker for the two infantry companies from Le Sueur, who participated in the defense of New Ulm, 1862.
Le Sueur
Recipient
Dakota County Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,900

To develop a new website that enables better public access to Dakota County history.

Dakota