“Preserving and defending North Dakota historical past is vital in educating the subsequent era of North Dakotans to study from our previous and perceive the tradition and heritage of our state,” Heitkamp stated within the information launch. “The work museums, libraries and science facilities do for our communities offers interactive studying alternatives.”
The grants, that are made attainable by means of the Institute of Museum and Library Providers’ Museums for America Grant program, will probably be distributed as follows:
• Geographical Middle Historic Society: $25,000 to enhance preservation of archives, library, analysis and photograph collections.
• Lake Area Heritage Middle: $24,383 to implement a catastrophe response plan to guard archives.
• Gateway to Science Middle: $23,322 to construct a strategic progress plan.