Arts, Culture, and Humanities

Linn County Historical Society

  • Cedar Rapids, IA
  • WWW.HISTORYCENTER.ORG

Mission Statement

To provide a unique community resource that preserves and shares the stories of our past, and connects people of all ages to the present and future of Linn County.

ruling year

1974

Board President since 2010

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Dr. Adam Ebert

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EIN

23-7311415

 Number

2988683557

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Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Historical Societies, Historic Preservation (A82)

IRS Filing Requirement

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Programs

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Program 1

Our permanent exhibit, Land Between the Tributaries, tells the history of Linn County, Iowa, to 5,000 children and 4,000 each year. Smaller exhibits in our changing gallery focus in on more detail about segments of our history. Exhibits in our lobby celebrate local events, organizations, and companies. Programs for adults and children accompany exhibits.

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LINN COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY
Fiscal year: Jan 01-Dec 31
Yes, financials were audited by an independent accountant.

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Linn County Historical Society

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Board President

Dr. Adam Ebert

Governance

BOARD CHAIR

Adam Ebert Ph.D.

Mount Mercy University

Term: Feb 2009 - Jan 2015

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