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  Gassville

  Baxter County Heritage Museum

  107 East Main St

  Gassville  AR  72654    

  Web Site http://www.geocities.com/athens/2101/bchgs.html

  Description  former hospital building now houses local history

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Building Type  Hospital

  Field of Study  Genealogy

  Collection N-Z  Uniforms

  Research  Library

  Owner/Operator:  Baxter County Historical & Genealogical Society

  New or Updated:  7/17/2007


Arkansas
Lake Village
Museum of Chicot County (MOCCA)
614 S Cokley St
Lake Village AR  71653
Phone 
870 265-2868
Web Site  http://lakevillagearkansas.net/mocca/mocca.htm
Description  rural hospital, with many of the medical facilities intact, with additional local history displays
Type of Resource  Museum
Primary Focus  Local History
Building Type  Hospital
Era  1910

 

 
 

 

 
Arizona
Flagstaff
Arizona Historical Society Northern Division
2340 N Fort Valley Road
Flagstaff AZ  86001
Phone 
520 774-6272
Web Site  http://www.infomagic.net/~ahsnad/
Alt Web  www.azstarnet.com/~axhist/nadgeneral.htm
Description  located in former hospital, now called Pioneer Museum
Type of Resource  Museum
Primary Focus  Local History
Building Type Hospital
Research/Reading  Archives
Era  1908

Pioneer Museum Arizona
2340 North Fort Valley Road
Flagstaff AZ  86001
Phone 
520 774-6272
Web Site  http://www.infomagic.net/~ahsnad/
Description  former hospital now served as Society headquarters; barn, log cabin, locomotive, and blacksmith shop also on grounds
Type of Resource  Museum
Primary Focus  Local History
Building Type Hospital
Research/Reading  Archives
Owner/Operator:  Northern Arizona history in historic hospital

  California
San Diego
Veterans Memorial Center & Museum
 
2125 Park Boulevard
 
Balboa Park
 
San Diego  CA  92101    
 
Phone  619 239-2300
 
Web Site  http://www.sdvmc.org/
 
Description  in former naval hospital, military memorabilia & art, library, band concerts
 
Type of Resource  Specialty Museum
 
Primary Focus  Military
 
Building Type  Hospital
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Oral history
 
Research /Reading  Library
 
New or Updated:  07/08/2003

 

Colorado
Telluride
Telluride Historical Museum
201 West Gregory Ave
PO Box 1597
Telluride CO 81435
Phone
970 728-3344
Web Site http://www.telluridemuseum.com/
E-mail mailto:contact@telluridemuseum.com
Description located in former hospital, underwent $2 million at the end of 1990's
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Building Type Hospital
Field of Study/Science Facility Anthropology
Industry /Profession Mining
Collection A-F Clothing
Collection N-Z Photography
Group Identity Native American
New or Updated: 04/19/2003
Iowa
Burlington
Phelps House
512 Columbia Street
Burlington IA 52601
Phone
319 753-5880
Alt Phone
319 753-2449
Web Site http://www.visit.burlington.ia.us/history.html-des
Description Victorian furnishings and hospital memorabilia
Type of Resource House Museum
Building Type Hospital
Collection A-F Furniture
Owner/Operator: Des Moines County Historical Society
New or Updated: 04/21/2003

Iowa
West Union
Fayette County Historical Center
100 North Walnut Street
West Union IA  52175
Phone 
319 422-5797
Web Site  *****
Alt Web  http://www.traveliowa.com/travel/northeast/west_union/attractions/503/
Description  period rooms if former hospital
Type of Resource  Museum
Primary Focus  Local History
Building Type  Hospital
Research/Reading  Library
Era  1850-1900
Last Update:  01/01/2011 Previous Site        Previous Page E-Mail Step Into Places
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