Minnesota's Legacy

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Olmsted County Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To conduct and inventory and cataloging project of 3-dimensional artifacts in OCHS' collections.
Olmsted
Recipient
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
Recipient
Hennepin History Museum
2021 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$54,947
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
Recipient
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
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
Recipient
Golden Valley Historical Society
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,155
To hire a qualified consultant to prepare a collections management policies and procedures document.
Hennepin
Recipient
Hiawatha Homes Foundation
2021 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,200
Olmsted
Recipient
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
Recipient
Afton Historical Society Press
2021 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Statewide
Cook
Dakota
Hennepin
Ramsey
Recipient
Wiccan Church of Minnesota
2021 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Hennepin
Recipient
Minnesota Media Arts
2021 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,925
Anoka
Carver
Dakota
Hennepin
Ramsey
Scott
Washington
Recipient
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
Recipient
East Side Freedom Library
2021 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,999
Hennepin
Ramsey
Recipient
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
Recipient
Twin City Model Railroad Museum
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
To hire a qualified consultant to write an exhibit plan for the history of technology in Minnesota model railroads.
Hennepin
Ramsey
Recipient
St. Catherine University
2021 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,045
Ramsey
Recipient
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
Recipient
Olmsted County Historical Society
2021 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$159,164
Olmsted
Recipient
American Aviation Heritage Foundation
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
To hire qualified professionals to produce a revised and expanded manuscript on the history of Northwestern Aeronautical Corporation.
Hennepin
Ramsey
Recipient
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
Recipient
White Bear Lake Area Historical Society
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
To hire a qualified consultant to perform an assessment of the Charles P. Noyes Cottage's heating, ventilating, and air conditioning (HVAC) system.
Ramsey
Recipient
White Bear Lake Area Historical Society
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,000
To hire a qualified consultant to perform an assessment of White Bear Lake Area Historical Society's heating, ventilating, and air conditioning (HVAC) system at the White Bear Lake Armory.
Ramsey
Washington
Recipient
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
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
Ramsey County Historical Society
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,931
To monitor, assess, and make necessary changes to environmental controls at the museum sites.
Ramsey
Recipient
Westonka Historical Society
2021 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,525
Hennepin
Recipient
Edina Morningside Community Church
2021 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,052
Hennepin
Recipient
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
Recipient
Crossroads Panorama
2021 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,975
Hennepin
Recipient
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
Recipient
St. Louis Park Historical Society
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,997
To add 37 rolls of microfilmed St. Louis Park newspapers to make primary records more accessible to the public.
Hennepin
Recipient
Minnesota Land Trust
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$20,000
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$20,000

The Minnesota Land Trust provides coordination, mapping, and data management for the Metropolitan Conservation Corridors partnership. Funds are being used to coordinate the partnership, guide strategic outreach and implementation efforts, manage project data, and provide reporting and mapping of accomplishments.

Anoka
Carver
Chisago
Dakota
Goodhue
Hennepin
Isanti
Le Sueur
Nicollet
Ramsey
Rice
Scott
Sherburne
Sibley
Washington
Wright
Recipient
Minnetonka Historical Society
2021 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,325
Hennepin
Recipient
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
Recipient
White Bear Lake Area Historical Society
2021 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,005
Ramsey
Washington
Recipient
Hmong American Farmers Association
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
To document in 10 oral history interviews the history of Hmong farmers in Minnesota.
Ramsey
Recipient
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