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Depot Preservation Alliance
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To fabricate and install "Take a ride on the Rails," an interpretive exhibit about rail service in the 1930s.
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Depot Preservation Alliance
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,475
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.
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Depot Preservation Alliance
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$107,280
To repair and restore the interior and exterior of the Canadian National Depot (Baudette Depot), listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
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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
Depot Preservation Alliance
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

Professional planning services were used to assist with the development of the Baudette Depot Historic Project to include preservation and display of Canadian National Railway artifacts, historical documents and various other memorabilia in a self-guided interpretive exhibit highlighting the importance of railway transportation in Minnesota's Canadian border history and settlement of the region.

Recipient
Depot Preservation Alliance
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To create and install an exhibit bringing to light the absent narratives behind 129 graffiti signatures in the soft yellow bricks of the Canadian National Railways Depot, listed in the National Register of Historic Places and current cultural center
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Depot Preservation Alliance
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$49,900
To fabricate and install an exhibit on the history of transportation around the Lake of the Woods.
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Lake of the Woods County Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
To acquire 65 rolls of microfilmed newspapers for the county historical society's research library.
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Lake of the Woods County Historical Society
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,950
To add 51 rolls of microfilmed newspapers to broaden public accessibility to primary records.
Recipient
Lake of the Woods County Historical Society
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,905

The Lake of the Woods County Historical Society purchased a Canon  MS 300 Microfilm Scanner/Reader to broaden public access to primary historic records for research use.

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
Lake of the Woods County Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,600
To hire a qualified HVAC engineer to evaluate the museum environment of the Lake of the Woods County Museum
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Lake of the Woods County Historical Society
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$146,495
To implement recommendations from an HVAC evaluation that will ensure better climate control for the preservation of historic resources documenting Lake of the Woods County 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
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
City of Baudette
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$22,900
To acquire professional services to conserve Willie Walleye, a significant cultural heritage landmark sculpture