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City of Canby
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$30,000
To hire a qualified consultant to develop a Historic Structure Report that will help preserve the Canby Theatre, listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
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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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City of Canby
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
To hire qualified professionals to repair the marquee on the historic Canby Theatre, listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
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Chippewa County Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To enhance security of the Chippewa County Historical Society to preserve documentary evidence of the county's history
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Chippewa County Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
To install a security system in order to protect the collections from theft.
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City of Maynard
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,500
To hire qualified consultants to evaluate the Maynard State Bank for possible inclusion in the National Register of Historic Places.
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Chippewa County (Montevideo Public Library)
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,775
To microfilm Chippewa County newspapers to broaden public accessibility.
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Milwaukee Road Heritage Center
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,790
To hire qualified professionals to write an interpretive plan for the Milwaukee Road Heritage Center.
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Maritime Heritage Minnesota
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,230
To research and analyze the few existing dugout canoes in the State of Minnesota.
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Upper MN Valley Regional Development Commission
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To hire a qualified interpretive specialist to develop an interpretive plan for the history along 287 miles of the Minnesota River Valley National Scenic Byway.
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City of Montevideo
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,950
To hire a qualified historian to conduct a conditions assessment of the Montevideo Carnegie Library, listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
Recipient
Chippewa County Historical Society
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$119,410
To re-roof the barn on the Olof Swensson Farmstead, listed on the National Register of Historic Places and operated as a museum by the Chippewa County Historical Society
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Clean Up The River Environment
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

A book on the historical development of the built environment of Montevideo was published by the Clean Up the River Environment group. The full-color, softcovered book of photographs was researched, developed and written by authors: Dr. Odell M. Bjerkness, Wayne R. Ostlie and Dr. Paul E. Ostlie. The book details the pictorial history of Montevideo, and its vicinity, from 1870-1940. 1000 copies were stipulated for this project.

Recipient
Kandiyohi County Historical Society
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
To hire a qualified consultant to write an exhibit plan for a traveling exhibit on World War I in Kandiyohi County.