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Recipient
Itasca County Historical Society
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,497
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
Itasca County Historical Society
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,303
To add 84 rolls of microfilmed newspapers to broaden public accessibility to primary records in honor of its 60th anniversary
Recipient
Arrowhead Library System
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$439,943
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$457,937

Minnesota’s Legacy Amendment raises revenue for Clean Water, Outdoor Heritage, Parks and Trails, and Arts and Cultural Heritage. Libraries are beneficiaries of a portion of the Arts and Cultural Heritage Funding.

Recipient
Arrowhead Library System
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$266,057
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$273,267

Minnesota’s 12 regional public library systems, which encompass 350 public libraries in all areas of the state, benefit from a portion of the Legacy Amendment’s Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund. Through State Library Services, a division of the Minnesota Department of Education, each regional public library system receives a formula-driven allocation from the annual $3 million Minnesota Regional Library Legacy Grant.

Recipient
Arrowhead Library System
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$261,461
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$261,461

Minnesota’s 12 regional public library systems, which encompass 350 public libraries in all areas of the state, benefit from a portion of the Legacy Amendment’s Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund. Through State Library Services, a division of the Minnesota Department of Education, each regional public library system receives a formula-driven allocation from the annual $3 million Minnesota Regional Library Legacy Grant.

Recipient
Arrowhead Library System
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$190,723
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$184,244

Minnesota’s twelve regional library systems, which encompass more than 350 public libraries in all areas of the state, can benefit from a portion of the Legacy Amendment’s Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund. Through State Library Services, a division of the Minnesota Department of Education, each regional library system is eligible to receive a formula-driven allocation from the annual $2.2 million Minnesota Regional Library System Legacy Grant. Arrowhead Library System (ALS) is a federated regional public library system with central services located in northeastern Minnesota.

Recipient
Arrowhead Library System
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$215,058
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$215,058

Minnesota's twelve regional library systems, which encompass more than 350 public libraries in all areas of the state, can benefit from a portion of the Legacy Amendment's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund. Through State Library Services, a division of the Minnesota Department of Education, each regional library system is eligible to receive a formula-driven allocation from the annual $2.5 million Minnesota Regional Library System Legacy Grant. Arrowhead Library System (ALS) is a federated regional public library system with central services located in northeastern Minnesota.

Recipient
Itasca County Historical Society
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,150
To hire a contractor for asbestos abatement in the museum's archival storage area.
Recipient
City of Grand Rapids
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

The City of Grand Rapids replaced 26 existing light bulbs and fixtures with more energy efficient bulbs and fixtures that more closely resemble the original ones installed in 1895 in the Old Central School, listed in the National Register of Historic Places. 

Recipient
Minnesota Discovery Center
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,200
To gain intellectual and physical control of historic objects held in public trust.
Recipient
Itasca County Historical Society
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,486
To hire a qualified museum consultant to develop a disaster plan for the Itasca County Historical Society.
Recipient
Judy Garland Children's Museum
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,330
To hire a qualified historian to conduct primary source research on the history of the Gumm and Milne families in Minnesota.
Recipient
Itasca County Historical Society
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$63,130
To implement recommendations from an HVAC evaluation that will ensure better climate control for the preservation of historic resources documenting Itasca County history.
Recipient
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.
Recipient
Itasca County Historical Society
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,887
To prepare new artifact storage space in the museums collections area by installing appropriate lighting.
Recipient
Itasca County Historical Society
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

To make accessible primary records through a new microfilm reader/printer

Recipient
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.
Recipient
Itasca County Historical Society
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,197
To add 43 standard Minnesota history titles to broaden public accessibility.
Recipient
Minnesota Public Radio (MPR)
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,623,500

Minnesota Public Radio is the state's largest cultural organization, providing 96 percent of the population with free access to some of the best broadcast cultural programming in the world. Minnesota Public Radio is using a grant from the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund to implement projects around the following four goals:

Recipient
Minnesota Discovery Center
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$900
To create two Iron Range entries for the MNopedia project for online research.
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
Koochiching County Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,978
To organize, catalogue, and rehouse an extensive collection of maps and documents from the former Minnesota and Ontario Paper Mill, located in International Falls.
Recipient
Itasca County Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,632
To hire qualified technicians to upgrade Itasca County Historical Society's lighting system.
Recipient
Itasca County Historical Society
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,376

To broaden and improve public access to Itasca County history, a website was developed and designed using ICHS criteria. Staff and volunteers have been trained in its use.

The website is:  www.itascahistorical.org