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Recipient
Rice County Historical Society
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$602
To provide professional development for one staff member at the national American Association for State and Local History Conference in St. Paul, September 17-20, 2014.
Rice
Recipient
Pope County Historical Society
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,547
To provide professional development for two staff members at the national American Association for State and Local History Conference in St. Paul, September 17-20, 2014.
Statewide
Pope
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Northfield Historical Society
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$700
To provide professional development for two staff members at the national American Association for State and Local History Conference in St. Paul, September 17-20, 2014.
Rice
Recipient
Rice County Historical Society
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To make accessible primary records through a new microfilm reader/printer
Rice
Recipient
Rice County Historical Society
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$23,780

To contract with qualified professionals to prepare construction documents for the preservation of the Alexander Faribault House, listed in the National Register of Historic Places.

Rice
Recipient
Rice County Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,500
To hire a qualified professional to conduct a condition assessment of the Alexander Faribault House, listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
Rice
Recipient
Ann Bickle Heritage House
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$18,810
To replace the roof on the Ann Bickle House, listed in the National Register of Historic Places, and currently used as a women's center.
Pope
Recipient
Pope County Historical Society
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$112,655

To provide better storage conditions, allowing for greater public access to objects in the collection.

Pope
Recipient
Cathedral of Our Merciful Saviour
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$58,762

To hire a qualified consultant to develop a Historic Structure Report that will help preserve the Cathedral of Our Merciful Savior and Guild Hall, listed in the National Register of Historic Places.

Rice
Recipient
Northfield Public Library
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

With the grant the Northfield Public Library was able to research, write and published a centennial history of the Northfield Carnegie Library entitled "Everlasting Influences:  The Centennial History of the Northfield Carnegie Public Library 1910-2010."

Rice
Recipient
Carleton College
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000

To hire qualified professionals to produce a manuscript on the history of Carleton College's Chapel and Chaplaincy.

Statewide
Rice
Recipient
Northfield Historical Society
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,976
To digitize documents from 36 Northfield _area civic organizations and make them publicly accessible via the Northfield History Collaborative.
Rice
Recipient
Northfield Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To survey and assess the collections of five new members of the Northfield Collaborative.
Rice
Recipient
Rice County Historical Society
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,725
To improve to museum standards the storage of approximately 110 textiles documenting Rice County.
Rice
Recipient
Northfield Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,810
To hire a qualified consultant to write an exhibit plan for Northfield Historical Society.
Rice
Recipient
All Saints Episcopal Church
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,900

To hire a qualified architect to conduct a conditions assessment of All Saints Episcopal Church, listed in the National Register of Historic Places.

Rice
Recipient
Northfield Arts Guild
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,600

To hire qualified professionals to edit a manuscript on the history of the Northfield Art Guild.

Dakota
Rice
Recipient
Independent School District #659
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,015

To hire qualified professionals to publish a book on the history of Northfield Public Schools.

Dakota
Rice
Recipient
Northfield Public Library
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,650
To hire qualified professionals to produce a manuscript on the history of the Northfield Public Library.
Dakota
Goodhue
Rice
Recipient
Children's Museum of Southern Minnesota
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000

To hire a qualified consultant to write an exhibit plan on the importance of water in Dakota history in Minnesota.

Anoka
Benton
Blue Earth
Carver
Chisago
Cottonwood
Dakota
Douglas
Faribault
Freeborn
Hennepin
Houston
Jackson
Kandiyohi
Le Sueur
Martin
McLeod
Mower
Nicollet
Olmsted
Pennington
Ramsey
Redwood
Renville
Rice
St. Louis
Scott
Sibley
Steele
Todd
Waseca
Washington
Watonwan
Wright
Recipient
Children's Museum of Southern Minnesota
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$33,664
To hire consultants to develop an exhibit on Dakota culture and history.
Anoka
Benton
Blue Earth
Brown
Carver
Chisago
Cottonwood
Dakota
Douglas
Faribault
Freeborn
Hennepin
Houston
Jackson
Kandiyohi
Le Sueur
Martin
McLeod
Mower
Nicollet
Olmsted
Pennington
Ramsey
Redwood
Renville
Rice
St. Louis
Scott
Sibley
Steele
Todd
Waseca
Washington
Watonwan
Wright
Recipient
Rice County Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,055
To add 76 rolls of microfilmed newspapers to broaden public accessibility to primary records.
Rice
Recipient
Carleton College
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,200

To hire qualified professionals to edit an essay on the history of Carleton College in the 1960s.

Statewide
Rice
Recipient
Pope County Historical Society
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,750

The Pope County Historical Society hired experienced an HVAC engineer, to conduct an evaluation of their mechanical system.  This included three site visits to document current conditions through interviews, photos and temperature/humidity dataloggers placed throughout the museum.   With this information, they prepared a written analysis including recommendations to improve the HVAC system toward current museum standards.

Pope
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City of Faribault
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To expand the downtown Faribault National Register Historic District by adding eligible properties.
Rice
Recipient
City of Faribault
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$300,000
To preserve the smokestack on the Faribault Woolen Mill, listed in the National Register of Historic Places, as a significant cultural heritage landmark that is otherwise obsolete to business operations
Rice
Recipient
Faribault, City of
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$500,000
Fund Source

Construct wastewater treatment improvements to meet phosphorus discharge requirements

Rice
Recipient
Ann Bickle Heritage House
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,200
To replace the poorly-functioning furnace in the Ann Bickle Heritage House, listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
Pope
Recipient
Northfield Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,735
To gain intellectual and physical control of archival materials held in public trust.
Rice
Recipient
Rice County Historical Society
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,800
To research and compile resources documenting the 14 years that influential philanthropist Evangeline Marrs Whipple spent in Minnesota.
Rice
Statewide
Recipient
Rice County Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
To hire a qualified historian to conduct primary source research on the history of Evangeline Whipple.
Rice
Recipient
City of Faribault
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,400
To augment access to the Faribault Commercial Historic District through 14 new podcasts available on the city's website
Rice
Recipient
Valley Grove Preservation Society
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To hire a qualified and experienced historian to prepare a Historic Structures Report that will guide future preservation projects.
Rice
Recipient
City of Morristown
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,900
To hire a qualified consultant to evaluate the Morristown Mill and Millrace for possible inclusion in the National Register of Historic Places.
Rice
Recipient
Northfield Public Library
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To draft a full length manuscript on the institutional history of Northfield Public Library
Rice
Recipient
Independent School District #659
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,000
To hire a consultant to research and prepare materials for a history of Northfield public schools.
Rice
Recipient
Northfield Public Library
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,900
To hire qualified professionals to produce a manuscript on the history of the Northfield Public Library.
Rice
Recipient
Independent School District #659
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,994
To hire qualified professionals to produce a manuscript on the history of Northfield Public Schools, 1855-2010.
Rice
Dakota
Recipient
City of Northfield (Northfield Hospital and Clinics)
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,917
To hire a qualified historian to conduct primary source research on the history of the Northfield City Hospital.
Dakota
Rice
Goodhue
Scott
Recipient
Northfield Arts Guild
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
To hire qualified professionals to produce a manuscript on the history of the Northfield Arts Guild.
Dakota
Rice