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Recipient
Clearwater County Historical Society
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,783
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
Clearwater County Historical Society
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$673

Grant was used to purchase 24 microfilm rolls of the local newspapers in Clearwater County and fill in from neighboring counties newspapers.

Recipient
Clearwater County Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,000
To send one person to the American Association of Museums annual meeting and conference, April 29-May 2, 2012, in Minneapolis.
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.
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Minnesota's Historic Northwest
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,876

Twelve northwestern MN museums joined together to form the Minnesota's Historic Northwest group. The group, which includes: Beltrami, Clearwater, Kittson, Mahnomen, Norman, Lake of the Woods, Roseau, Pennington, Red Lake, Polk County Historical Societies, the East Polk heritage Center and the McIntosh Arts and Heritage Center collaborated to purchase supplies and to conduct workshops about artifact storage.

Recipient
MIGIZI Communications
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$81,490
To complete research on the impact of the Federal Urban Indian Relocation Program in Minneapolis.
Recipient
Clearwater County Historical Society
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,800
To hire a qualified and experienced HVAC engineer to evaluate current system preparatory to better control of the Clearwater County History Museum environment
Recipient
Clearwater County Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,375
To hire a qualified museum lighting professional to develop a museum lighting plan.
Recipient
Lake Itasca Region Pioneer Farmers, Inc.
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$11,375
To re-install the historic steam-powered log carrier to the J.Neil's/Red Lake Indian Sawmill, a historically significant industrial artifact in northern Minnesota
Recipient
Lake Itasca Region Pioneer Farmers, Inc.
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$45,000

The grant was used to hire a qualified contractor through a competitive bidding process to construct a protective overhead canopy in order to preserve the J. Neils/Red Lake (Ojibwe Nation) Sawmill and equipment.

Recipient
Clearwater County Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$405
To acquire 5 rolls of microfilmed newspapers for the county historical society's research library.
Recipient
Clearwater County Historical Society
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,800
To add 49 standard Minnesota museum administration titles to broaden public accessibility.
Recipient
Minnesota's Historic Northwest
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

To hire a qualified museum consultant to create a detailed exhibit concept for a traveling exhibit about northwestern Minnesota's fur trade history.

Recipient
Headwaters Science Center
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,279
To gain intellectual and physical control of historic objects held in public trust.
Recipient
Red Lake Economic Development and Planning
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
To convene an advisory group to determine next steps for promoting and preserving Red Lake history and the Ojibwe language.
Recipient
Red Lake Economic Development and Planning
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,204
To hire a qualified professional to assess the archival collections held by Red Lake Tribal Archives.
Recipient
Clearwater County Historical Society
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,500

The concrete floor in the exhibit and storage area of a former garage structure, located on the Clearwater Historical Society museum grounds, was removed and replaced. The severely deteriorated floor with an insafe step down had been barred to public access. With the floor replaced storage capacity has been increased, artifacts are more accessible, space is more usable and the building is now in compliance with ADA requirements.

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
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
Minnesota's Historic Northwest
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
To hire a qualified archaeologist to conduct a survey of settlement-era structures in northwestern Minnesota.
Recipient
Clearwater County Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$37,100
To hire qualified technicians to upgrade Clearwater County Historical Society's heating, ventilating, and air conditioning (HVAC) system.