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Idaho
Wallace
Oasis Bordello Museum
605 Cedar St
Wallace ID 83873
Phone 208 753-0801
Web Site http://www.imbris.net/~mrmayfield/oasis%20museum%20main.htm
Description former bordello brought back to an earlier era
Type of Resource Museum
Building Type Commercial
New or Updated: 04/25/2003

 

   IL
 
Benton
 
Franklin County Garage Museum
 
211 N  Main Street
 
Benton  IL
 
Phone  618 438-2121
 
Web Site  http://www.rendlake.com/pages/local/historical.htm-franklin
 
Description  county's first Ford dealership, still retains most of the original equipment,                         restored as showroom and shop
 
Type of Resource  Specialty Museum
 
Primary Focus  Automotive
 
Building Type  Commercial
 
New or Updated:  08/17/2003
 

  IL

  Lockport

  Illinois State Museum Lockport Gallery

  201 West 10th Street

  Norton Building

  Lockport                    IL             60441    

  Phone   815 838-7400

  Web Site  http://www.museum.state.il.us/ismsites/lockport/

  Alt Web  http://www.willontheweb.com/museums.html

  Description  changing exhibitions of art by past & cotemporary Illinois artists

  Type of Resource   Gallery

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Building Type   Commercial

  Owner/Operator:  Illinois State Museum

  New or Updated:             11/2/2005

Illinois
Nauvoo
Lyon Drugstore
Main Street
Nauvoo IL 62354
Phone 
217 453-6448
Web Site
Description

Type of Resource Historic Place
Building Type Commercial
Group Identity Latter Day Saints

Illinois
Utica
LaSalle County Historical Society
Mill & Canal Street
PO Box 278
Utica IL  61373
Phone 
815 667-4861
Web Site *****
Description  local historical society in historic stone warehouse along canal
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Building Type  Commercial

 

  KS

  Mankato

  Jewell County Historical Museum

  200 North Commercial

  Mankato  KS   66956    

  Phone  785 378-3692

  Web Site  http://skyways.lib.ks.us/counties/JW/

  Alt Web http://www.travelks.com/s/indexp.cfm?LID=2770&QString=TripSearch%3Da

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  Description  two adjacent buildings with varied local collections

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Building Type  Commercial

  New or Updated:  9/19/2007

    KY
 
Morehead
 
Kentucky Folk Art Center
 
Morehead  KY
 
Web Site  www.kyfolkart.org
 
Description  contemporary Eastern Kentucky folk arts
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Arts
 
Building Type   Commercial
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Folk Life
 
Collection A-F Folk Art
 
New or Updated:   6/29/2005
 

 

 

Kansas
Fort Riley
First Territorial Capitol of Kansas
Address
Fort Riley KS
Phone 
785 784-5535
Web Site  http://www.kshs.org/places/firstter.htm
Description  first territorial legislature met here briefly, antislavery delegates were excluded -- nature trail, museum with territorial & statehood exhibits, musical instruments, & local history
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Building Type Commercial
Era 1855

 

Kentucky
Danville
McDowell House & Apothecary
125 South 2nd St
Danville KY 40422
Phone 859 236-2804
Web Site http://www.mcdowellhouse.org/tours.html
E-mail mailto:mcdhse@kih.net
Description home, shop and garden of surgeon credited with first successful removal of ovarian tumor
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Gardens
Building Type Commercial
Industry /Profession Medical
New or Updated: 06/04/2003

 

  LA

  Donaldsonville

  Historical  Donaldsonville Museum

  318 Mississippi St

  PO Box 1085

  Donaldsonville  LA  70346    

  Phone   225 746-0004

  Web Site  http://www.hdm1806.org/

  E-mail  mailto:hdm1806@eatel.net

  Description  8 themed galleries in former department store

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Building Type   Commercial

  New or Updated: 12/2/2004
 

  Natchitoches

  Ducournau Square

  No 8 Ducournau Square

  Natchitoches  LA

  Phone

  Web Site  http://www.explorenatchitoches.com/historicdistrict.php?task=view&articleID=116

  Description  restored building with courtyard, in the middle of historic district

  Type of Resource   Historic Place

  Building Type   Commercial

  Era  1820

  New or Updated:       9/28/2005

  LA
  Shreveport
  Ark-LA-Tex Antique & Classic Vehicle Museum
 
601 Spring St
  Shreveport  LA  71101  
 
Phone  318 222-0227
  Web Site  http://www.softdisk.com/comp/classic/
 
Description  cars, motorcycles, fire trucks, in 1920's Dodge dealership
 
Type of Resource  Specialty Museum
 
Primary Focus  Automotive
 
Building Type  Commercial
  Industry /Profession  Firefighting
  New or Updated:  07/16/2003

 
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