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Organization name: National Czech and Slovak Museum and Library

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CH-51001-12Challenge Programs: Challenge GrantsNational Czech and Slovak Museum and LibraryGrowing the NCSML endowment for support of the education department12/1/2010 - 7/31/2016$425,000.00Leah Wilson   National Czech and Slovak Museum and LibraryCedar RapidsIA52404-5918USA2011Ethnic StudiesChallenge GrantsChallenge Programs04250000425000

Endowment for the museum's education department, including a staff position, lecture series, research fellowships conferences, internships, and Web-based humanities currriculum.

The National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library seeks a $490,000 NEH Challenge Grant to establish an endowment for humanities-based educational programs. The expendable income from the education specific endowment will be used for multiple purposes: 1) to endow the NCSML's staff education position, 2) to engage humanities scholars in a variety of educational programs, 3) to fund related program expenses, 4) to provide for the development and delivery via the web of humanities-based curricula, 5) to support ongoing evaluation of all programs, and 6) to provide graduate student internships.

PA-51722-06Preservation and Access: Preservation/Access ProjectsNational Czech and Slovak Museum and LibraryGeneral Preservation Assessment of Artifact Collection1/1/2006 - 6/30/2007$5,000.00Edith Blanchard   National Czech and Slovak Museum and LibraryCedar RapidsIA52404-5918USA2005European HistoryPreservation/Access ProjectsPreservation and Access5000050000

A general preservation assessment of the museum's material culture collection, which includes 6,300 objects that enhance the understanding of Czech- and Slovak-American history and culture.

PF-50231-11Preservation and Access: Sustaining Cultural Heritage CollectionsNational Czech and Slovak Museum and LibraryPurchasing Storage Furniture to Rehouse and Make Collections Accessible9/1/2011 - 8/31/2013$175,000.00Stefanie Kohn   National Czech and Slovak Museum and LibraryCedar RapidsIA52404-5918USA2011Interdisciplinary Studies, GeneralSustaining Cultural Heritage CollectionsPreservation and Access17500001750000

An implementation project to purchase storage furniture and environmental and light monitoring equipment to preserve library and artifact collections on the history and culture of Czech and Slovak immigrants and their descendants in the United States.

The National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library (NCSML) seeks NEH support in the preservation of its humanities collections following a natural disaster by purchasing and installing new storage furniture and environmental and light monitoring equipment, creation of an Integrated Pest Management System, moving the artifact and library collections to a new museum and library currently under construction, and restoring and updating documentation and cataloging of the artifact and library collections.

PW-50181-08Preservation and Access: Humanities Collections and Reference ResourcesNational Czech and Slovak Museum and LibraryThe Salvage of Flood-affected Humanities-Related Materials from the National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library7/1/2008 - 6/30/2009$20,000.00DavidP.Muhlena   National Czech and Slovak Museum and LibraryCedar RapidsIA52404-5918USA2008U.S. HistoryHumanities Collections and Reference ResourcesPreservation and Access200000200000

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