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Minnesota Museum of American Art
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000

To hire a qualified consultant to write an education plan for Minnesota Museum of American Art.

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City of Elk River
2015 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.
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Todd County Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,045
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.
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Blue Earth County Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$865
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.
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Virginia Public Library
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,385
To purchase a microfilm reader/printer to make microfilmed records more accessible to the public.
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Blue Earth County Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
To purchase two microfilm reader/printers to make microfilmed records more accessible to the public.
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AirSpace Minnesota
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$28,000
To hire a qualified consultant to write an interpretive plan for Minnesota aviation and aerospace history.
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AirSpace Minnesota
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,420
To improve collections care and management through proper storage.
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ALLY People Solutions
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,950
To hire qualified professionals to produce a manuscript commemorating the 50th anniversary of ALLY People Solutions.
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PACER Center
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,894
To document in 8 oral history interviews the history of the founding of the PACER Center.
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St. Cloud State University
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,996
To hire a qualified archaeologist to conduct a survey of four archaeological sites to determine dates of earliest human occupation.
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Ramsey County Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$11,104
Partner Organizations: Anoka County Historical Society, Carver County Historical Society, Dakota County Historical Society, Minnesota Association of Museums, North Star Museum of Boy Scouting and Girl Scouting, Preservation Alliance of Minnesota, Ramsey County Historical Society, Scott County Historical Society, and White Bear Lake Area Historical Society. The partnership of nine organizations is conducting a study to determine if it is feasible and beneficial for organizations to share resources to meet essential, but not mission-related functions-so-called "back of office" needs.
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Chippewa County Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,489
To hire a qualified professional to construct appropriate housing for a significant collections piece.
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Isanti County Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$24,960
To gain intellectual and physical control of archival materials held in public trust.
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Minnesota Aviation Hall of Fame
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
To provide better organization of the museum collections which will allow the public greater access to the community
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Northeast Community Development Corporation
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$14,072
To gain intellectual and physical control of historic objects held in public trust.
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Caponi Art Park
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,685
To gain intellectual and physical control of historic objects held in public trust.
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Dunwoody College of Technology
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,000
To hire a qualified historian to conduct primary source research on the history of Dunwoody College.
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Pope County Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,250
To hire qualified technicians to implement a pilot program for a new collections database.
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Farmer Labor Education Committee
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,465
To create 11 farmer-labor themed entries for the MNopedia project for online research.
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Hennepin County
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$250,000
To hire qualified professionals to replace the roof on Building 55 at Fort Snelling, listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
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Ramsey County Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$44,889
To document in 20 oral history interviews the history of HIV/AIDS healthcare providers in Minnesota.
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Preservation Alliance of Minnesota
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,850
To write a literature review of the Hmong community in Minnesota.
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McLeod County Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$83,000
To hire qualified technicians to assess McLeod County Historical Society's heating, ventilating, and air conditioning (HVAC) system.
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Waseca County Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
To hire a qualified consultant to write an interpretive plan for Hofmann Apiaries, a historic farm located in Janesville, MN.
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The Bakken Museum
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
To hire a qualified consultant to write an exhibit plan for an exhibit on Minnesota's biomedical history.
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Heritage And Traditions, Inc.
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,648
To provide better storage conditions and broaden public accessibility to Minnesota folk and traditional music.
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Lake Superior Marine Museum Association
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,731
To provide better storage conditions, allowing for greater public access to objects in the collection.
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Minnesota Genealogical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,912
To hire a qualified consultant to help Minnesota Genealogical Society develop a five-year strategic plan.
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Minnesota State Fair Foundation
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,085
To microfilm historic Minnesota State Fair scrapbooks to make these primary records more accessible to the public.
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Minnesota Society of Architectural Historians
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,290
To document in 8 oral history interviews the history of modern masters in Minnesota architecture.
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Minnesota Center for Book Arts
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,900
To document in 18 oral history interviews the history of Minnesota Center for Book Arts.
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Minnesota Children's Museum
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$395,000

The Arts and Access Programs include three major initiatives: 1. Arts and access programming at Minnesota Children’s Museum-Rochester 2. Creativity Jam Exhibit; and 3. Storyland Tour of Greater Minnesota.

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Minnesota Legislative Reference Library
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
To digitize a collection of state documents, allowing for greater public access to these historic resources.
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Association of Minnesota Public Education Radio Stations (Ampers)
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$25,000

Ampers is partnering with the Minnesota Humanities Center to expand the “Veterans’ Voices” project. Focused on widening the narrative surrounding Minnesota’s service members, this series will feature 25 different Veterans and will explore their knowledge, experience and leadership, from their perspectives, and in their own voices. Ampers will produce and distribute 25 different 90-second segments.

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Legislative Coordinating Commission
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,000
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,000

Minnesota's Legacy Website is a site that follows the progress of all projects and programs receiving constitutionally dedicated funding from the Clean Water, Land and Legacy Amendment as well as the Environment and Natural Resources Trust Fund.  

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Minnesota Council on Foundations
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,797
To document in eight oral history interviews the history of philanthropy in Minnesota.
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Regents of the University of Minnesota (U of M Libraries)
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$55,319
To gain intellectual and physical control of archival materials held in public trust.
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DOCOMOMO-US-MN
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$30,000
To create Minnesota-based educational content for the 2015 Docomomo National Symposium, which will be held in Minneapolis.
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Waseca County Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,900
To hire a qualified historian to complete the nomination to the National Register of Historic Places for Hofmann Farm and Apiaries, Waseca.