2011 Grants Awarded

Grant: Title: Project Director: Sponsoring Organization: Awarded Amount:
G1660 A Public Forum and Dialogue with Ellis Marsalis, Host & Moderator: Dr. Gerald Early Jonathan W. Poses We Always Swing, Inc. $2,500
G1661 Compromising Positions: Race, Gender and Sexuality in Missouri and the Midwest Kathleen Nigro Curators of the University of Missouri, UMSL $3,500
G1662 Gateway to the West: Launching Digital Humanities at Mizzou Berkley Hudson University of Missouri – Columbia (Mizzou Advantage) $2,500
G1663 Camp Jackson: The Tipping Point Frank Aufmuth Jefferson National Parks Association $2,250
G1664 Vincentennial: A Celebration of Vincent Price’s 100th Birthday Cliff Froehlich Cinema St. Louis $2,500
G1666 Civil War 150 Symposium Marlena Boggs Mid-Continent Public Library – North Independence Branch $2,500
G1667 Tennessee Williams Centennial Symposium James Cogswell University of Missouri – Columbia (Mizzou Advantage) $2,500
G1668 Battle of Westport Medical Weekend Kandice Walker John Wornall House Museum $2,000
G1669 Missouri Little Dixie Slave Cabin Project Gary Fuenfhausen Missouri’s LIttle Dixie Heritage Foundation $2,147
G1670 George Caleb Bingham’s Uncivil Civil War Richard Edwards Friends of the National Frontier Trails Museum $1,750
G1672 A Tale of Urban Slave Escapes Douglas Eller Grace Hill Settlement House $2,500
G1673 High Precision Elemental Analysis for Cave Archaeology Joel Craig Williams Cave Archaeology Investigation and Research $2,000
G1674 Thomas Hart Benton at Bonniebrook Louise Williams Bonniebrook Historical Society & Museum $1,925.90
G1676 Juneteenth: Meet President Lincoln and Mr. Frederick Douglas Jeanne Murphy Westport Center for the Arts $1,888
G1677 2011 Missouri Literary Festival: The Civil War William B. Bowman Springfield Regional Arts Council Inc. $9,617
G1678 Improving History Instruction: The Primacy of Literacy, The Relevance of Economic History Joan Musbach Missouri Council for History Education $8,000
G1679 Joplin High School Joplin Schools $2,500
G1680 Battle of Blair Hill/Lane Civil War 130th Anniversary Reenactment Michael Girdner Holt County Historical Society $2,180
G1682 The Hannibal African American Life & History Project G. Faye Dant Hannibal African American Life & History Project $2,500
G1684 2011 Teachers Workshop Henry Sweets Mark Twain Home Foundation $7,000
G1685 Ozark Studies Symposium Christopher Dyer Missouri State University – West Plains $2,380
G1686 The Nettie Wells Dollhouse: A Family at Play Laura Taylor Toy and Miniature Museum of Kansas City $2,500
G1687 We Were Neighbors: The Civil War in Johnson County MO Lisa Irle Johnson County Historical Society $2,500
G1688 Cape Girardeau Ghost Stories: Where the River Turns a Thousand “Chilling” Tales Chuck Martin Cape Girardeau Convention and Visitors Bureau $2,000
G1690 Reading the Past: Literature and Literacy in History Peter Seibert National Council for History Education $8,550
G1691 Disaster Ethics Cindy Leyland Center for Practical Bioethics $7,500
G1692 Ancient World Radion Joel Craig Williams Cave Archaeology Investigation and Research $2,000
G1693 “Mardi Gras: The 300 Year Old French Creole Tradition” Corinne Russell Missouri Western State University for Alliance Francaise of St.
Joseph
$700
G1694 Fiction & History XVII Sheila O. Onuska International Education Consortium $2,095
G1698 National History Day Debbie Luchenbill The State Historical Society of Missouri $4,000

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