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Maplewood Area Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
To hire qualified consultants to develop an exhibit on 3M's history with the City of Maplewood.
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Beltrami County Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,424
To add 104 rolls of microfilmed newspapers to broaden public accessibility to primary records.
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Ely-Winton Historical Society
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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Rock County Community Library (Plum Creek Library System)
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,285
To purchase a microfilm reader/printer to make microfilmed records more accessible to the public.
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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.
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Freeborn County Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,380
To purchase a microfilm reader/printer to make microfilmed records more accessible to the public.
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Winona County Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
To purchase a microfilm reader/printer to make microfilmed records more accessible to the public.
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Afton Historical Society and Museum
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,999
To purchase a microfilm reader/printer to broaden public accessibility to microfilmed records.
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Carver County Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,825
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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Koochiching County Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
To purchase a microfilm reader/printer to broaden public accessibility to microfilmed records.
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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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Arrowhead Library System
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$261,461
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$261,461

Minnesota’s 12 regional public library systems, which encompass 350 public libraries in all areas of the state, benefit from a portion of the Legacy Amendment’s Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund. Through State Library Services, a division of the Minnesota Department of Education, each regional public library system receives a formula-driven allocation from the annual $3 million Minnesota Regional Library Legacy Grant.

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Scott County Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,951
To gain intellectual and physical control of photographic materials held in public trust.
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Cass County Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$65,000
To hire a qualified museum lighting professional to develop a museum lighting plan.
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Westonka Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,200
To hire a qualified and experienced HVAC engineer to evaluate the current system in preparation for better control of the Westonka Historical Society museum environment.
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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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Nicollet County Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,096
To provide better organization of the museum collections which will allow the public greater access to the community
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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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Minnesota Air National Guard Historical Foundation
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,603
To gain intellectual and physical control of historic objects held in public trust.
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Eden Prairie Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
To hire a qualified consultant to write an interpretive plan for the Cummins-Phipps-Grill House, Eden Prairie.
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East Central Regional Library
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$130,404
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$130,404

Minnesota’s 12 regional public library systems, which encompass 350 public libraries in all areas of the state, benefit from a portion of the Legacy Amendment’s Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund. Through State Library Services, a division of the Minnesota Department of Education, each regional public library system receives a formula-driven allocation from the annual $3 million Minnesota Regional Library Legacy Grant.

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Lyon County Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,431
To hire a qualified museum lighting professional to develop a museum lighting plan.
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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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Afton Historical Society and Museum
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,900
To improve management of archival materials through proper storage.
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Otter Tail County Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$900
To hire a qualified historian to conduct primary source research on the history of the Fergus Falls State Hospital (Kirkbride).
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City of Stillwater (Fire Department)
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
To hire consultants to develop and install an exhibit on the history of the Stillwater Fire Department.
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Golden Valley Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,780
To hire a qualified consultant to write an exhibit plan for Golden Valley Historical Society.
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Great River Regional Library
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$250,097
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$250,097

Minnesota’s 12 regional public library systems, which encompass 350 public libraries in all areas of the state, benefit from a portion of the Legacy Amendment’s Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund. Through State Library Services, a division of the Minnesota Department of Education, each regional public library system receives a formula-driven allocation from the annual $3 million Minnesota Regional Library Legacy Grant.

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Afton Historical Society and Museum
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,200
To hire a qualified consultant to perform an assessment of Afton Historical Society's heating, ventilating, and air conditioning (HVAC) system.
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Swift County Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,500
To hire a qualified consultant to perform an assessment of Swift 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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Lyon County Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
To hire a qualified consultant to write an interpretive plan for Lyon County Historical Society.
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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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Kitchigami Regional Library
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$129,042
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$129,042

Minnesota’s 12 regional public library systems, which encompass 350 public libraries in all areas of the state, benefit from a portion of the Legacy Amendment’s Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund. Through State Library Services, a division of the Minnesota Department of Education, each regional public library system receives a formula-driven allocation from the annual $3 million Minnesota Regional Library Legacy Grant.

Recipient
Lake Agassiz Regional Library
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$128,667
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$128,667

Minnesota’s 12 regional public library systems, which encompass 350 public libraries in all areas of the state, benefit from a portion of the Legacy Amendment’s Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund. Through State Library Services, a division of the Minnesota Department of Education, each regional public library system receives a formula-driven allocation from the annual $3 million Minnesota Regional Library Legacy Grant.

Recipient
Metropolitan Library Service Agency
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,141,083
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,141,083

Minnesota’s 12 regional public library systems, which encompass 350 public libraries in all areas of the state, benefit from a portion of the Legacy Amendment’s Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund. Through State Library Services, a division of the Minnesota Department of Education, each regional public library system receives a formula-driven allocation from the annual $3 million Minnesota Regional Library Legacy Grant.

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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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Dorothy Molter Foundation and Museum
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,021
To add 52 standard Minnesota museum studies titles to broaden public accessibility.
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Carver County Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,000
The grant provided research, writing and editing of five selected articles to be published at www.mnopedia.org. The topics chosen were: Crystal Sugar of Chaska, the Watertown Bell factory, the 1965 Floods, the Little Rapids Fur Post and the Waconia Patriot. By adding content on Carver County history to this resource, Carver County Historical Society provides a more complete collection of their history and allows their organization to share and interpret our local history with a much broader audience.