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Recipient
Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,306
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.
Recipient
City of Moorhead
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,440
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.
Recipient
Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,618

126 rolls of microfilmed church records, WPA files, and newspapers were added to the HCSCC collections to broaden public accessibility to primary records.

Recipient
Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,277
To add 40 rolls of microfilmed newspapers to broaden public accessibility to primary records.
Recipient
City of Barnesville
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$121,000
To broaden public access to the Barnesville City Hall, listed in the National Register of Historic Places in continuous use since 1899, through the installation of an elevator and other appropriate modifications that satisfy the Americans with Disability Act
Recipient
Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,200
To hire a qualified professional to prepare a Historic Structures Report for the John Bergquist House, listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
Recipient
Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,500
To fabricate and install a historical marker that provides public access to the story of the John Bergquist House, listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
Recipient
Prairie Skyline Foundation, Inc.
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$13,000
To hire a qualified architect to prepare a conditions assessment and planning documents for the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, proposed to be used as a community center, and listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
Recipient
Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$70,720
To gain intellectual and physical control of archival materials held in public trust.
Recipient
St. John the Divine Episcopal Church (Episcopal Diocese of North Dakota)
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,500
To hire a qualified architect to conduct a conditions assessment of St. John the Divine Episcopal Church, Moorhead, listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
Recipient
Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,342

The HCSCC contracted with the Midwest Art Conservation Center to conduct a general preservation assessment survey of the HCSCC's collections and exhibit space. The report includes long range plans for improving and preserving objects and conditions.

Recipient
Minnesota Historical Society
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$65,612
Partners: Minnesota State Colleges and Universities (MNSCU), University of Minnesota (U of M), Minneapolis Public Schools, St. Paul Public Schools Through this program, partners are extending the reach of National History Day in Minnesota. MNHS professional staff members coordinate school services with an emphasis on support for students from diverse backgrounds. Higher education partnerships help build college readiness skills for middle and high school students and strengthen the mentoring skills of Minnesota college students.
Recipient
Rourke Art Gallery Museum
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$50,000
To hire an architect to write a Historic Structure Report to guide future restoration of the 1915 Federal Courthouse and Post Office, listed in the National Register of Historic Places, now the Rourke Art Museum.
Recipient
Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,000

To hire a consultant to research and design a new exhibit about the Hjemkomst voyage.

Recipient
Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To fabricate and install a professionally designed exhibit about the voyage of the Hjemkomst for its 30th anniversary.
Recipient
Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$25,000
To design and fabricate visual assets for an exhibit documenting human uses of the Red River of the North
Recipient
City of Barnesville
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
To hire qualified professionals to repair plaster in the 1899 Barnesville City Hall, listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
Recipient
Minnesota State University Moorhead
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,200
To prepare student research for an upcoming traveling exhibit on early Moorhead history.
Recipient
Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,210
To microfilm three Clay County newspapers to broaden public accessibility.
Recipient
Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,962
To make its primary records available through a new microfilm reader/printer
Recipient
Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,244
To improve collections care and management through proper storage.
Recipient
Minnesota's Historic Northwest
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,664
To hire a qualified historian to research and develop materials for traveling exhibits.
Recipient
Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,688

The Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County used the funds to purchase 1223 linear feet of V-GRIP™ baked enamel on steel shelving to store their growing collection of archival materials. This project will have lasting implications for the professional care of the historical record of Clay County for many years to come.

Recipient
Minnesota's Historic Northwest
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,697
To provide professional development opportunities to northwestern Minnesota historical organizations using the Small Museum Toolkit.
Recipient
Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,800
To hire a qualified archaeologist to conduct a dendrochronology survey of settlement-era log structures in Clay, Norman, and Becker counties. _
Recipient
Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$15,000
To document in 12 oral history interviews the experiences of the crew of the Hjemkomst on the occasion of the 30th anniversary of ship's voyage.
Recipient
Probstfield Farm Living History Foundation, Inc.
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,600

To update the 2003 Historic Structures Report to provide more specific guidance on the restoration of the Randolph M. Probstfield House, listed in the National Register of Historic Places.

Recipient
Heritage Education Commission
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,100
To transcribe 75 oral histories from World War II, Korean War, and Vietnam War veterans to provide better public access.
Recipient
Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
To develop and install an exhibit on the history of alcohol in Clay County.