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Property Record

2235 N 3RD ST

Community: Milwaukee
County: Milwaukee
Historic Name: GRANTS
Reference Number: 63298
Marriage Index Record

Grants, Frank A

Date: 1896-6-03
County: Portage
Marriage Index Record

Grants, Ida

Date: 1883-11-12
County: Polk
General Information

Dane Arts Grants

Dane County Cultural Affairs Commission
Dane Arts seeks to promote arts, culture, and local history through multiple grant opportunites.
News Release

CLG Grants Aid Wisconsin Cities and Towns with Historic Preservation Efforts

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
The Wisconsin Historical Society has awarded over ninety nine thousand dollars in Certified Local Government sub grants to several Wisconsin communities.
Newspaper Article/Clipping

Land grants to Oneidas were gratuities of war

Date: 1923-2-15
County: Brown
City: De Pere
Newspaper Article/Clipping

Railroad land grants cause of state's greatest scandal

Date: 1922-9-17
County: 
City: 
General Information

History and Culture Grants

National Park Service
The National Park Service provides funding for the preservation, acquisition, and interpretation of various historic and cultural resources.
Map or Atlas

Wisconsin Map of Land Offices

Date: 1886
Description: Wisconsin map showing land offices, railroads completed, railroad land grants and Indian reservations.
Guide or Instruction

Where to Find Funding for Arts and Humanities Projects

Your historic preservation group has many options to seek funding for preservation-related arts and humanities projects.
General Information

Accent on Architecture Grants Program

American Architectural Foundation
This grants program helps local nonprofit design/civic groups produce public education programming for children.
General Information

NEH Implementation Grants

National Endowment for the Humanities
The grant offers support for museums, libraries, historic places, and other organizations that produce public programs in the humanities.
Map or Atlas

Map of Wisconsin Railroads and Grants

Date: 1875
Description: A hand-drawn and colored map of Wisconsin showing the railroad routs and railroad land grants La Cross and Milwaukee Railroad, St. Croix and Tomah Railroad...
Map or Atlas

Diagrammatic Map Showing the Established Limits of Land Grants Made to Various Railroads in Wisconsin

Date: 1875
Description: This manuscript map shows the limits of the land grants made to railroads in northwestern Wisconsin along the corridor between Portage and Hudson, along th...
General Information

Herzfeld Foundation Grants

Herzfeld Foundation
The Herzfeld Foundation makes grants available in the areas of Arts and Culture, Education, and Civic Improvment
Map or Atlas

Map of Wisconsin of the Land Grants of Superior and St. Croix Railroad and Bayfield Branch

Date: 1856
Description: A map showing rail lines in Wisconsin and the railroad land grants of the Superior & St. Croix Railroad in the present-day northwestern Wisconsin counties...
General Information

Stateline Community Foundation Community Needs Grant

Stateline Community Foundation
The Stateline Community Foundation is to promote the betterment of the greater Beloit community and the enhancement of the quality of life.
General Information

Wisconsin Coastal Management Program Grants

State of Wisconsin: Department of Admistration
This grant program helps to preserve and improve access to the natural and historic resources of Wisconsin's Great Lakes coasts
Map or Atlas

United States Land Grant to the Chicago & North-Western Railway Company

Date: 1888
Description: Map of northern Wisconsin showing the Chicago and North-Western Railway Company’s land grants within the counties of Forest, Florence, Langlade, Marinette,...
Property Record

115 N MAIN ST

Community: Prairie du Chien
County: Crawford
Historic Name: GEN. U. S. GRANTS BUYING OFFICE
Reference Number: 3926

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