Minnesota's Legacy

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Recipient
Minnesota Military Museum
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,873
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.
Morrison
Recipient
Todd County Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,385
To purchase a microfilm reader/printer to make microfilmed records more accessible to the public.
Todd
Douglas
Morrison
Stearns
Recipient
Truman Historical Association
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,330
To add 70 rolls of microfilmed newspapers to broaden public accessibility to primary records
Martin
Recipient
Jackson County Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
To purchase a microfilm reader/printer to broaden public accessibility to microfilmed records.
Jackson
Cottonwood
Martin
Nobles
Recipient
Stearns History Museum
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$93,000

To provide better organization of the museum's archival collections, allowing for greater public access to the community's historic resources.

Benton
Morrison
Sherburne
Stearns
Recipient
Truman Historical Association
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,415

THA erected an interpretive marker at the site of the former Carlos Boynton Land Company Ranch to provide public access to the story surrounding the ranch.. Volunteers provided the labor to dig the post hole, install the post and mount the weather-proof marker.

Martin
Recipient
Minnesota Military Museum
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$43,403
To begin the inventory of the only statewide collection documenting Minnesota military history under the direction of a qualified museum objects curator.
Morrison
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
Morrison County Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$11,086
To broaden public access to primary historical records by acquiring a microfilm reader/printer.
Morrison
Recipient
Morrison County Historical Society
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,500
To provide an engineering assessment of the museum's environmental systems.
Morrison
Recipient
Martin County Preservation Association
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$21,357
To rehabilitate the primary entrance of the First Church of Christ Scientist, listed in the National Register of Historic Places, to meet Americans with Disabilities Act requirements. The facility operates as an arts center.
Martin
Recipient
Friends of Linden Hill, Inc.
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,976
To conduct a general conservation assessment of its collections and provide a long range plan for preservation
Morrison
Recipient
Morrison County Historical Society
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$46,106
To upgrade the HVAC system and insulation at The Charles A. Weyerhaeuser Memorial Museum in order to both meet museum and historic preservation standards.
Morrison
Recipient
Minnesota Historical Society
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$70,000
As a strategic document, the Legacy Strategic Agenda (LSA) has four goals that build on achievements realized during the first five years of Legacy funding. Over the next four years, the LSA strategic priorities in education, grants, partnerships and unfamiliar stories will be acted on, measured and sustained at the community level. A dedicated LSA Collaborative representing a cross-section of the history community meets quarterly around the state to guide the work of LSA Priority Action Teams and to share successes.
Morrison
Otter Tail
Goodhue
Hennepin
Recipient
Martin County Historical Society
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,683

To hire qualified professionals to produce a manuscript on the history of Martin County.

Martin
Recipient
Martin County Historical Society
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,022
To hire a qualified professional to develop a comprehensive disaster plan.
Martin
Recipient
Martin County Historical Society
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
To hire qualified technicians to upgrade Martin County Historical Society's smoke detector system.
Martin
Recipient
Truman Historical Association
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,885
To purchase a microfilm reader/printer to broaden public accessibility to microfilmed records.
Martin
Recipient
Minnesota Military Museum
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,640

To hire a qualified museum consultant to conduct a general preservation needs assessment survey and long range collections preservation plan.

Morrison
Recipient
Minnesota Military Museum
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

To costume and equip seven mannequin figures for a major exhibit commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Civil War and Minnesota's tragic Dakota War of 1862 in a new 528 square foot gallery.

Morrison
Recipient
Truman Historical Association
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,800

To improve public safety in acessing the Truman History Museum

Martin