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Costume Connecticut - Florida

 
  Costume Pages  AK-AZ, CA, CO, CT-FL, IA-IL, IN-KYMAMD-ME, MI-MNMO-NC, ND-NV, NY-RI, TX-ZZ  

 
  Connecticut
 
Darien
 
Bates-Scofield Homestead
 
45 Old Kings Highway North
 
Darien  CT  06820     
 
Phone  203 655-9233
 
Web Site  http://historical.darien.org/default.htm
 
Alt Web  http://www.darien.lib.ct.us/historical/
 
Description  house museum with herb garden, library, and art exhibition galleries
 
Type of Resource  House Museum
 
Primary Focus  Garden
 
Collection A-F  Costume
 
Research /Reading  Library
 
Era      1736
 
Owner/Operator:  Darien Historical Society
 
New or Updated:  10/26/2003
 

  CT

  Fairfield

  Old Town Hall Green

  636 Old Post Road

  Fairfield  CT    06426    

  Phone   203 259-1598

  Web Site  http://www.fairfieldhistoricalsociety.org/properties.html

  E-mail  mailto:info@fairfieldhs.org

  Description  six historic structures and burying ground 

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Building Collection

  Collection A-F Costume

  Collection N-Z  Portraits

  Research /Reading  Library

  Owner/Operator:  Fairfield Historical Society

  New or Updated:        11/22/2005

New Canaan
New Canaan Historical Society
13 Oenoke Ridge
New Canaan CT 06480
Phone
Web Site http://www.nchistory.org/
Description five historic buildings, clock rooms, local authors, costume museum, ca. 1845 drug store, printing office, tools, John Rogers studio, school
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Building Collection
Industry /Profession Printing
Collection A-F Costumes
Collection N-Z Tools
Research /Reading Library
Era 1764-1878
Last changed: 03/08/2003
 

  CT

  Ridgefield

  Keeler Tavern Museum

  132 Main Street

  PO Box 204

  Ridgefield  CT   06877    

  Phone  203 438-5485

  Web Site  http://www.keelertavernmuseum.org/

  Description  one time  stage coach stop, hotel, and even home of architect

                    Cass Gilbert now exhibits period furniture and exhibits described by

                    costumed guides

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Garden

  Building Type  Tavern

  Collection A-F  Costumes

  Collection G-M   Furniture

  Collection N-Z   Photography

  Research   Archives

  Owner/Operator:  Keeler Tavern Preservation Society

  New or Updated:  7/4/2007

Washington Depot
Gunn Memorial Library and Museum
5 Wykeham Road
PO Box 1273
Washington Depot CT 06793
Phone 860 868-7756
Web Site http://www.biblio.org/gunn/about.html
E-mail mailto:GunnMus@biblio.org
Description local history in 1781 house, close connections to library
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Collection A-F Costume
Collection N-Z Tools
Research /Reading Library
New or Updated: 04/05/2003

 

 

  Florida
Clewiston
Ah-Tah-thi-Ki Museum Seminole
HC-61, Box 21-A
Clewiston  FL  33314    
 
Phone  863 902-1113
 
Web Site  http://www.seminoletribe.com/museum/
 
E-mail  mailto:museum@semtribe.com
 
Description  Seminole-owned museum with nature trails and Seminole village with                         craftspeople & places for outdoor events
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Primary Focus  Village
 
Kind of Activity  Trails
 
Collection A-F  Costume
 
Group Identity  Native American
 
New or Updated:  07/12/2003

  Crescent City
 
Tailor's Guide
 
115 Dowda Circle
 
Crescent City  FL    32112    
 
Phone
 
Web Site  http://www.tailorsguide.com/
 
E-mail  mailto:%205elves@gbso.net
 
Description  Colonial Fur trade, Civil War, Western Frontier clothing patterns
 
Type of Resource   Reenacting Resource
 
Primary Focus  Merchant
 
Collection A-F Costume
 
New or Updated:   2/4/2004

Florida
Dunedin
Dunedin Historical Society & Museum
349 Main Street
PO Box 2393
Dunedin FL 34697
Phone 727 736-1176
Web Site http://www.ci.dunedin.fl.us/dunedin/historical-society.htm
Description multifaceted local history with numerous activities throughout the year
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Building Type Depot
Collection A-F Costume
Collection N-Z Photographs
Research /Reading Library
New or Updated: 04/13/2003

Key West
East Martello Museum and Gallery
3501 South Roosevelt Boulevard
Key West FL 33040
Phone 305 296-3913
Web Site http://www.kwahs.com/martello.htm
Description local history, folk art, paintings, furniture all in 1861 fort
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Building Type Fort
Collection A-F Costumes
Collection N-Z Paintings
Owner/Operator: Key West Art & Historical Society
New or Updated: 05/20/2003

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