Micro-Payments for History

Link: MHS Legacy Site

The State of Minnesota passed a constitutional amendment back in 2008, which directs proceeds from a slightly increased state sales tax toward projects that benefit both the natural and cultural environments.

Portions of the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund (ACHF) are going to—and through—the Minnesota Historical Society. Here’s what MHS is doing with the funds.

Kind of impressive what $2.07 can get you these days.

Here’s a project that transforms a shuttered historic library.
Link: Legacy Library Project


~ by jockuly on January 18, 2011.

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