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People like to take pride in their work.  If they make things with their own hands, they take special pride in what they've created.  Here are places where such work was done -- and in some cases it still is.  
 

Trade/Craft  Alabama - Iowa

 
  Trade/Crafts AL-IA, IL-WY  

 

  Alabama
 
Fairhope
 
Eastern Shore Art Center
 
401 Oak Street
 
Fairhope  AL 36532  
 
Phone   251 928-2228
 
Web Site  http://www.easternshoreartcenter.com/
 
E-mail  mailto:esac@mindspring.com
 
Alt Web  http://www.cofairhope.com/tourism.html
 
Description  Pinewood Kiln state landmark, monthly exhibits in a variety of media,                     concerts, lectures, workshops
 
Type of Resource   Gallery
 
Primary Focus  Arts
 
Building Type   Trade/Craft
 
Collection N-Z  Pottery
 
New or Updated:   1/12/2004


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Arizona
Tempe
Tempe Bakery/Hackett House
95 West Fourth Street
Tempe AZ 85281
Phone
602 967-0400
Web Site
http://www.tempe.gov/museum/t2hh.htm
Alt Web
http://www.tempe.gov/museum/hps236.htm
Description originally bakery, then a residence, now holds a sister city organization
Type of Resource Historic Place
Building Type Trade/Craft
Era 1912
Last changed: 03/17/2003

  CA

  Columbia

  Columbia Gazette

  22725 Main St

  Columbia  CA   95310    

  Phone  209 533-1852

  Web Site http://www.columbiagazette.com/books.html

  Description  Bookseller & Stationer located in shop with  1880's era printing press,

                    specializes in Gold Rush

  Type of Resource   History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  Merchant

  Building Type  Trade/Craft

  Industry /Profession Printing

  New or Updated:  1/4/2007


 
CA

  Julian

  Julian Pioneer  Museum

  2811 Washington Street

  Julian   CA  92036    

  Phone   760 765-0227

  Web Site  http://www.julianfun.com/Tourist/todo/All.htm

  Alt Web  http://www.sandiegohistory.org/links/societies.htm

  Description  local history

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Building Type   Blacksmith

  Collection N-Z  Lace

  New or Updated: 8/9/2004

Colorado
Colorado Springs
Western Museum of Mining & Industry
125 Gleneagle Drive
Colorado Springs CO 80921
Phone
719 488-0880
Web Site www.wmmi.org
Description mining in several forms, equipment, railroads, stamp mill, farmhouse & barn
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Industrial
Building Type Trade/Craft
Industry Profession Mining
Research/Reading Library
Iowa
Haverhill
Matthew Edel Blacksmith Shop
214 1st Street
MAIL Historical Society of Marshall County, Box 34
Marshalltown 50158
Haverhill IA 50120
Phone
641 475-3299
Alt Phone
515 752-6664
Web Site
http://www.iowahistory.org/sites/edel_blacksmith/edel_blacksmith.html
E-mail
mailto:Marshallhistory@adiis.net
Alt Web
http://www.marshallhistory.com/Blacksmith.htm
Description
shop of German immigrant blacksmith from 1883 until his death in 1940, intact as of the last day he used it.
Type of Resource
Historic Place
Primary Focus
Industrial
Building Type
Trade/Craft
Group Identity
German
Owner/Operator: State Historical Society of Iowa
New or Updated: 05/17/2003
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