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Schroeder Area Historical Society
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,116
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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70 Years Project/IFP Minnesota
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,500
To research and write a script for a documentary on innovations developed in Minnesota that contributed to victory in World War II.
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Minnesota Department of Transportation
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$235,131
To restore the WPA stone wall of the Cascade River Wayside, listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
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Cook County Historical Society
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,580
To gain intellectual and physical control of historic objects held in public trust.
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Cook County Historical Society
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,987
To create and install an exhibit about the work of the Civilian Conservation Corps in Cook County
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Gunflint Trail Historical Society
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$31,124
To acquire professional services that will write a cultural landscape report for the Chik Wauk Lodge, listed in the National Register of Historic Places, preparatory to future historic preservation projects
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Gunflint Trail Historical Society
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$25,000
To install an exhibit about life in the Gunflint Trail area.
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Gunflint Trail Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,733
To make publicly accessible three films documenting the Gunflint Trail through copy to modern media formats.
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Minnesota Discovery Center
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To begin the next phase of a complete collections inventory, making the collections more accessible to the public.
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Grand Portage Band of Lake Superior Chippewa
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,972

A General Preservation Assessment Survey was conducted, on behalf of the Grand Portage Band of  Lake Superior Chippewa, by the Midwest Art Conservation Center (MACC). From the survey and after in-put from staff, a long-range plan and funding strategy was recommended for their historic collections.

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Schroeder Area Historical Society
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,000

To publish the 80-page book, "Mapping Schroeder History: 150 Years and More"

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Gunflint Trail Historical Society
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,200

The GTHS hired a conractor who: 1. Transcribed 32 recorded oral interviews of residents of the Gunflint Trail. 2. Conducted further interviews (to be recorded and transcribed as well) of many more area residents, some in their 80's and 90's. 3. Digitized all oral histories and transcriptions and entered them into PastPerfect Software.

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Cook County Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

To hire a qualified and experienced HVAC engineer to evaluate current system preparatory to better control of the North Superior Lifeboat Station Lightkeeper's House, listed in the National Register of Historic Places and current home of the Cook County Historical Society.

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Minnesota Discovery Center
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
To hire qualified consultants to develop and install an exhibit on labor history in St. Louis County.
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Minnesota Discovery Center
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,883
To hire professional conservators to assess historically significant collections and write a long range preservation plan.
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Minnesota Discovery Center
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$900
To create two Iron Range entries for the MNopedia project for online research.
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Schroeder Area Historical Society
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,125
To transcribe 9 previously recorded oral histories documenting the history of the Schroeder area
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Cook County Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To revise a popular history education program to enable broader accessibility to historic resources.
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Schroeder Area Historical Society
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,629
To grow the capacity of the organization to preserve and interpret history through a national training standard.
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Schroeder Area Historical Society
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,375
To hire a qualified historian to write an evaluation to determine eligibility for listing the Stickney Building in the National Register of Historic Places.
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Cook County Historical Society
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,472
To consolidate finding aids into a single access point to help the public more quickly locate historic resources