Minnesota's Legacy

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City of Alexandria
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To draft a Historic Context Study and integrate the study with the city's comprehensive plan.
Douglas
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Heart of the Earth, Inc.
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$39,706
To unify, appraise, and arrange 1,000 lineal feet of historical records of the American Indian Movement under the direction of a qualified archivist.
Hennepin
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Minnesota African American Museum & Cultural Center
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$155,250
To design and install climate control that meets museum standards in order to better preserve collections that document African American history in Minnesota.
Hennepin
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Richfield Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,960
To hire a qualified professional to update the interpretation of the Riley Bartholomew House, listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
Hennepin
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Wayzata Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To print and publish a biography on a turn of the twentieth-century Lake Minnetonka resident, Royal C. Moore of Moore Boat Works.
Hennepin
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Gunflint Trail Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,733
To make publicly accessible three films documenting the Gunflint Trail through copy to modern media formats.
Cook
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Friends of Christ Church Lutheran
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$38,000
To hire a qualified and experienced historian to prepare a Historic Structure Report that will guide future preservation projects
Hennepin
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Eden Prairie Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To install a fire suppression system in the John R. Cummins House, listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
Hennepin
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Minnesota Air National Guard Historical Foundation
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,830
To create a traveling exhibit that will explore the roots of Minnesota's aviation industry.
Hennepin
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Otter Tail County Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$21,947
To conduct a geophysical and archaeological evaluation of Fort Juelson, resulting in completion of a Minnesota state site form and National Register nomination.
Otter Tail
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Hamline University Law Library
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,190
To conduct and transcribe oral history interviews of several Hamline University School of Law faculty members, to commemmorate the 40th anniversary of the school's founding.
Hennepin
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Friends of the Immigration History Research Center
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$23,794
To research immigrant strategies for community creation in the Twin Cities prior to World War II in eleven distinct neighborhoods.
Hennepin
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Firefighter's Hall and Museum
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To fabricate and install an exhibit about the Interstate 35W Bridge Collapse for the fifth anniversary in 2012
Hennepin
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Minnesota Air National Guard Historical Foundation
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,925
To hire qualified archivists to make publicly accessible the Gen. Ray Miller Papers documenting the beginning of the Minnesota Air National Guard.
Hennepin
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Kittson County Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,838
To gain physical and intellectual control of approximately 2500 artifacts using PastPerfect software.
Kittson
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Lake Harriet Spiritual Community
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,750
To hire a qualified historian to prepare a nomination to the National Register of Historic Places for the Lake Harriet Methodist Episcopal Church.
Hennepin
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Jewish Historical Society of the Upper Midwest
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To document in 18 oral history interviews the history of the migration of the Minneapolis Jewish community from the city's North Side to St. Louis Park, 1945-1975.
Hennepin
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City of Minneapolis
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$150,000
To restore the historic steel and limestone fence that lines the cemetery on Cedar Avenue and Lake Street.
Hennepin
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Emerge Community Development
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$82,000
To replace the roof and install insulation for the Minneapolis Public Library, North Branch, listed in the National Register of Historic Places, and now used as a career and technology center.
Hennepin
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Hennepin County Library
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$30,000
To preserve original music scores created by Minnesotans and enable broader access through reproductions.
Hennepin
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Pond Dakota Heritage Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,997
To publish a scholarly biography of Joseph Godfrey, a former slave at Ft. Snelling who joined Dakota forces in 1862.
Hennepin
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Regents of the University of Minnesota (American Indian Studies)
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$270,820
To expand the Ojibwe People's Talking Dictionary project in order to further preserve the Ojibwe language.
Hennepin
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Moose Lake Area Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To document in 5 interviews the history of the Moose Lake State Hospital.
Carlton
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Cook County Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To revise a popular history education program to enable broader accessibility to historic resources.
Cook
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University of Minnesota Foundation (University of Minnesota Press)
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To publish a book tracing Minnesota railroading over the last seven decades through carefully selected photographs, maps, and ephemera.
Hennepin
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Phyllis Wheatley Community Center
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To document in 8-9 oral history interviews the role the Phyllis Wheatley Community Center played in helping to achieve community stability in North Minneapolis, 1965-1972.
Hennepin
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Three Rivers Park District
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$47,850
To fabricate and install an exhibit for more thorough public access to the story of Pierre Bottineau, an early and influential Minnesota resident
Hennepin
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University of Minnesota Libraries
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$159,205
To digitize and make publicly accessible 1,771 recordings documenting Minnesota theater history.
Hennepin
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Prospect House Museum
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To prepare a nomination to the National Register of Historic Places for the Prospect House, currently used as a Civil War museum.
Otter Tail
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Brooklyn Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,146
To repair and conserve two pencil drawings of the 1862 Battle of Acton and Hutchinson Stockade.
Hennepin
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Jewish Historical Society of the Upper Midwest
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,660
To research and write 15 MNopedia entries about Minnesota's Jewish Community Institutions.
Hennepin
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MIGIZI Communications
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$39,220
To research the historical evolution of Minneapolis as an urban American Indian center.
Hennepin
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Regents of the University of Minnesota (Labor Education Service)
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$24,724
To produce a one-hour documentary on the history of the laborers who constructed the Minnesota State Capitol, listed in the National Register of Historic Places, based on thorough and completed research.
Hennepin