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Murray County Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,202
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.
Murray
Recipient
Murray County
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,487
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.
Murray
Recipient
Fillmore County Historical Society
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$25,940

To broaden public access through an ADA-compliant wheelchair lift in the Fillmore County History Center.

Fillmore
Recipient
Murray County
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,255
To hire a qualified consultant to assess historically significant railroad documents.
Murray
Recipient
City of Lanesboro
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$179,400

To hire qualified professionals to repair the Bethlehem Lutheran Church Hall, listed in the National Register of Historic Places and used as the Sons of Norway Heimbygda Lodge.

Fillmore
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Rushford Area Historical Society
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,693
To gain intellectual and physical control of historic objects held in public trust using PastPerfect Museum Software.
Fillmore
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Fulda Heritage Society
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$38,500

To hire a qualified architect to conduct a condition assessment of the Chicago Milwaukee St. Paul and Pacific Depot, Fulda, listed in the National Register of Historic Places.

Murray
Recipient
City of Lanesboro
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To hire qualified professionals to write a structural assessment of the Bethlehem Lutheran Church Hall, a contributing resource in the Lanesboro Historic District, listed in the National Register of Historic Places and current home to the Sons of Norway Heimbygda Lodge
Fillmore
Recipient
Lanesboro Arts Center
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,075

To survey the exterior of the building, make historically sensitive recommendations, and create construction-ready documents for needed improvements that will enhance the exterior of the historic building without negatively impacting the historic structure.

Fillmore
Recipient
Murray County Historical Society
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$60,500

To hire a qualified consultant to develop a Historic Structure Report that will help preserve the Dinehart-Holt House, listed in the National Register of Historic Places.

Murray
Recipient
Murray County
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,052

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

Murray
Recipient
Murray County
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$35,130

To provide better security for the organization's large outdoor historic collections.

Murray
Recipient
Murray County
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$27,612
To begin the inventory of collections at the End-O-Line Railroad Park based on recommendations from a Museum Assessment Program evaluation.
Murray
Recipient
Lanesboro Historical Preservation Association
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,475

To gain intellectual and physical control of historic objects held in public trust.

Fillmore
Recipient
Harmony Area Historical Society
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,235

To create 14 Harmony-area entries for the MNopedia project for online research.

Fillmore
Recipient
City of Lanesboro
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
To hire a contractor to repair the front entry and ADA ramp on the Heimbygda Lodge, listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
Fillmore
Recipient
City of Lanesboro
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,624
To provide supplemental training opportunities at the 2013 Preserve Minnesota conference.
Statewide
Fillmore
Recipient
Murray County Historical Society
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,440

In the second phase of an oral history project, Life in Lake Sarah, four additional residents were interviewed and recorded. The recordings were transcribed along with two earlier interviews. The six recordings were compiled in booklet form and added to the permanent collection of the Murray County Historical Society.

Murray
Recipient
Lanesboro Arts Center
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000

To hire a qualified and experienced HVAC engineer to evaluate current system preparatory to better control of the Lanesboro Art Center.

Fillmore
Recipient
City of Lanesboro
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$300,000
To preserve historic features on the 1868 dam, a contributing feature of the Lanesboro Historic District listed in the National Register of Historic Places
Fillmore
Recipient
Murray County Historical Society
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,188

This project documented the history of life and growth of Lake Sarah Township population amid regional population through the stories and recollections of its residents.  A total of eight long-term residents were interviewed. Six interviews were transcribed and provided to the narrators for proofreading.  The edited transcripts were printed as separate full-color booklets that, along with the CDs of the interviews, will be accessible to the public as part of the Murray County Museum's permanent collection. 

Murray
Recipient
Fillmore County Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

To make accessible primary records through a new microfilm reader/printer.

Fillmore
Recipient
Preston Historical Society
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$20,000
To prepare a Preservation Plan to guide the Preston Historical Society in reconstructing the Milwaukee Elevator and its outbuildings.
Fillmore
Recipient
Preston Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$25,103
To contract with qualified professionals to prepare construction documents for the reconstruction of missing historic features on the Milwaukee Elevator, listed in the National Register of Historic Places, and used as a trailhead facility.
Fillmore
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,417

Partner Organizations: City of Wykoff, Wykoff Historical Society.

Fillmore
Recipient
City of Wykoff
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,500
To hire an engineering firm to conduct a structural assessment of the Mitchell Saloon, Wykoff, MN.
Fillmore
Recipient
Murray County Historical Society
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,705

To create five Murray County entries for the MNopedia project for online research.

Murray
Recipient
Murray County Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,560
To gain intellectual and physical control of historic objects held in public trust.
Murray
Recipient
Murray County Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,627
To document in twelve oral history interviews the history of town ball in Murray County.
Murray
Recipient
Balaton Area Historical Society
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,458

To hire a qualified museum lighting professional to develop a museum lighting plan.

Lyon
Murray
Recipient
Nobles County Historical Society
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

To hire a qualified historian to complete an evaluation to determine eligibility for listing in the National Register of Historic Places for the Worthington National Guard Armory.

Nobles
Murray
Rock
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Rushford-Peterson Schools
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,995

To prepare a nomination to the National Register of Historic Places for the Rushford Ementary and High School.

Fillmore
Recipient
Chatfield Economic Development Authority
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,750

The grant money was utilized for the creation of Record Drawings and plans.

Record Drawings are documents produced by licensed professionals detailing the existing condition of the a particular structure which is needed in order to proceed with the project's scope of the Chatfield school and Potter Auditorium renovation and creation of a regional arts center.

Fillmore
Recipient
Murray County Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,671
To hire professional conservators to assess historically significant collections and write a long range preservation plan.
Murray
Recipient
City of Lanesboro
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$40,000
To hire a qualified consultant to develop planning documents that will help preserve the Bethlehem Lutheran Church Hall, now Sons of Norway Heimbygda Lodge, listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
Fillmore
Recipient
Murray County Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,000
To purchase proper archival storage materials for the historical society's newspaper collection.
Murray
Recipient
Lanesboro Historical Preservation Association
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,900

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

Fillmore
Recipient
Olmsted County Historical Society
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,129
To add 90 rolls of microfilmed newspapers to broaden public accessibility to primary records.
Dodge
Fillmore
Goodhue
Mower
Olmsted
Wabasha
Waseca
Recipient
Lanesboro Arts Center
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$91,365
To sensitively rehabilitate Scanlan Hall, a contributing feature of the Lanesboro Historic District listed in the National Register of Historic Places, with Americans with Disabilities Act-compliant access to the Lanesboro Art Center
Fillmore
Recipient
Rushford Area Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,487
To install a security system for a collection that documents history in the Rushford area.
Fillmore