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Recipient
St. Cloud State University
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$575
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
Regents of the University of Minnesota (Institute on Community Integration)
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To compile an anthology of the history behind the 1957 Minnesota law requiring special education for children with disabilities.
Recipient
Ampers
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,623,500

Ampers member stations are producing a variety of programs, documentaries and musical specials on Minnesota's arts, historical, and cultural heritage. The stations are also offering free public performances. The on-air projects are aired on member stations, shared with other stations in the network and archived on station websites and the Ampers website: www.ampers.org

Recipient
Regents of the University of Minnesota (U of M Libraries)
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$120,920
To organize and describe 1,600 linear feet of archival materials documenting the history of the GLBT community in Minnesota.
Recipient
Regents of the University of Minnesota (Bell Museum of Natural History)
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,802
To improve collections care and management through proper storage.
Recipient
Regents of the University of Minnesota (Institute on Community Integration)
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,965
To hire qualified professionals to edit a manuscript on the Evelyn Deno anthology.
Recipient
Regents of the University of Minnesota (Bell Museum of Natural History)
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
Digital maps were created depicting landscape change in Minnesota from the 1850s to today as well as maps that show predicted change in forest tree composition in northern Minnesota due to climate change.
Recipient
Regents of the University of Minnesota (Duluth Campus)
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$100,000
To begin the research for and drafting of a scholarly manuscript on history of the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe.
Recipient
Minnesota Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$134,753

Partner: Southwest Minnesota State University

Recipient
Southwest Minnesota Regional Research Center
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$36,576
To survey, preserve, arrange and plan to microfilm records of twenty Lyon County townships.
Recipient
Regents of the University of Minnesota (U of M Libraries)
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$55,319
To gain intellectual and physical control of archival materials held in public trust.
Recipient
Winona State University
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,995
To gain intellectual and physical control of historic objects held in public trust.
Recipient
Regents of the University of Minnesota (Institute for Advanced Study)
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,974
To document in 20 interviews the history of Minnesota's arts and cultural leaders.
Recipient
Regents of the University of Minnesota (Institute on Community Integration)
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
To hire qualified professionals to produce a manuscript on Evelyn Deno and the history of special education in Minnesota's public schools.
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
Ampers member stations, Minnesota Public Radio (MPR)
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,394,953

Per Minnesota Laws, 2011, 1st Special Session, Chapter 6, Article 4, Section 2, Subdivision 6, the Minnesota Department of Administration requested proposals to create, produce, acquire, or distribute radio programs that educate, enhance, or promote local, regional, or statewide items of artistic, cultural, or historic significance.

Recipient
Regents of the University of Minnesota (Department of Anthropology)
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$66,506
To document through microarchaeological techniques human occupation of the Bremer Site, listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
Recipient
Minnesota State University, Mankato
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To print and publish a book on the history of Mankato's Wagon Wheel Café and its patrons.
Recipient
Regents of the University of Minnesota (Institute on Community Integration)
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,925
To document in 8 interviews the policies that reduced unemployment rates among Minnesota's youth with disabilities.