Minnesota History: Building A Legacy

A History of the Northfield Public Schools 1855-2015: Manuscript

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Project Overview

Recipient: Independent School District #659

To hire a qualified professional to complete a manuscript on the history of the Northfield public schools.

Project Details

To hire a qualified professional to complete a manuscript on the history of the Northfield public schools.

Fund Availability:

12/01/2015 - 12/01/2016

Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota for 2011 Chapter 6, Article 4, Subdivision 5, Statewide Historic and Cultural Grants.

Appropriation Language
Statewide Historic and Cultural Grants. $5,250,000 the first year and $5,250,000 the second year are for history programs and projects operated or conducted by or through local, county, regional, or other historical or cultural organizations; or for activities to preserve significant historic and cultural resources.

Funding Amount: $10,000

Direct Expenses: $10,000

Project Manager

Earl Weinmann
Independent School District #659
1400 Division Street South
Northfield, MN 55057

Members of Recipient's Governing Body: Margaret Colangelo, Ellen Iverson, Rob Hardy, Anne Maple, Julie Prichard, Jeff Quinnell, Noel Stratmoen.

Subject: History

Administering Agency

Minnesota Historical Society

Board Members:

Minnesota Historical Society Governing Board:

William R. Stoeri, President
Missy S. Thompson, Vice President
Ruth Huss, Vice President
D. Stephen Elliott, Secretary
Dean M. Nelson, Treasurer

Suzanne Blue
Brenda J. Child
Robert Bruininks
Judith S. Corson
D. Stephen Elliott
Phyllis Rawls Goff
William D. Green
David R. Hakensen
Ruth S. Huss
Martha Kaemmer
Dennis L. Lamkin
David M. Larson
Charles Mahar
Dean M. Nelson
Elizabeth M. Nordlie
Dennis Nguyen
Peter R. Reis
Hussein Samatar
Simon Stevens
Susan Kenny Stevens
William R. Stoeri
Karen Wilson Thissen
Missy Staples Thompson
Eleanor Winston

Mark Dayton, Governor
Yvonne Prattner Solon Lieutenant Governor
Mark Ritchie, Secretary of State
Lori Swanson, Attorney General
Rebecca Otto, State Auditor

Conflict of Interest Disclosed: None

Quick Facts

Project Type: Grants

Recipient: Independent School District #659

Funding Amount: $10,000

Source: Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund

Status: In Progress

Appropriation Years: 2016

Description of Other Funds Available upon request. Contact

Recipient Type: K-12 Education

Activity Type: Grants/Contracts

Counties Impacted: Dakota Goodhue Rice

MN Senate District: 20

MN House District: 20B

FTEs (Full-Time Equivalent Positions Directly Created): 0.00

This site is updated regularly with descriptions and data related to Legacy projects funded through the Minnesota Historical Society by the Legacy Amendment's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund (ACHF).
Further information about the use and impact of all Legacy Funds can be found on the Minnesota Legislative Coordinating Commission's Minnesota's Legacy site.