Minnesota History: Building A Legacy

Two Points NR Nomination and Management Plan

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Project Overview

Recipient: The Trust for Public Land

National Register of Historic Places nomination preparation and a management plan for the 47-acre Two Points property on Ottertail Peninsula, Leech Lake. Included is a spatial analysis of physical artifacts, researching documentation of the site, creating and annotating maps, taking photos and completing the nomination form with attachments and bibliography.

A cultural resources evaluation revealed that the site is NRHP eligible, and includes several burial sites, a fur trading post, and the 1770s remnant of one the first Ojibwe encampments on what is now the Leech Lake Reservation.

Project Details

To prepare a nomination for the National Register of Historic Places and a management plan for the 47-acre Two Points property on Ottertail Peninsula, Leech Lake

Fund Availability:

03/15/2010 - 07/01/2010

Legal Citation / Subdivision
LAWS of MINNESOTA for 2009 Ch. 172, Art. 1, Subd. 4 (b), Statewide Historic and Cultural Grants

Appropriation Language
(b) Statewide Historic and Cultural Grants. (i) $2,250,000 in 2010 and $4,500,000 in 2011 are appropriated 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. Funds are to be distributed through a competitive grants process. The Minnesota Historical Society shall administer these funds using established grants mechanisms, and with assistance from the advisory committee created herein.

Funding Amount: $7,000

Amount of Other Funds Leveraged $2,480

Project Manager

Shaun Hamilton

2610 University Ave. W., Ste. 300
St. Paul, MN 55114

Subject: Historic Preservation

Administering Agency

Minnesota Historical Society

Quick Facts

Project Type: Grants

Recipient: The Trust for Public Land

Funding Amount: $7,000

Appropriation Years: 2010

Activity Type: Grants/Contracts

Counties Impacted: Cass

MN Senate District: 4

MN House District: 4A

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