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

 

 

 

California
Grass Valley
Grass Valley Museum
410 South Church Street
Grass Valley CA 95945
Phone 916 273-5509
Web Site http://www.ncgold.com/Museums_Parks/GVmuseum.html
Description one time orphanage and school now holds local memorabilia, restored classroom & chapel, 130 year old rose garden
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Building Type Civic
Collection A-F Costume
Collection N-Z Painting
New or Updated: 04/11/2003

Hollywood
Frederick's of Hollywood Lingerie Museum
6608 Hollywood Boulevard
Hollywood CA 90028
Phone
323 466-8506
Web Site
Description
unmentionables from the famed purveyor of exotic underthings, and collection of the same from celebrities
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus Famous People
Collection A-F Clothing

California
Imperial
Pioneers Museum
373 E Aten Rd
Imperial CA 92251
Phone 760 353-1165
Web Site http://www.imperial.cc.ca.us/pioneers/
E-mail mailto:pioneers@icoe.k12.ca.us
Description galleries honor different ethnic communities, Veterans gallery
Type of Resource Museum
Collection A-F Costume
Collection G-M Musical Instruments
Collection N-Z Uniforms
Research /Reading Archives
Owner/Operator: Imperial County Historical
New or Updated: 04/17/2003

Julian
Julian Pioneer Museum
2811 Washington Street
Julian CA 92036
Phone
760 765-0227
Web Site ******
Description brewery, later blacksmith shop, now houses local museum with collection of laces, stuffed animals, tools
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Collection A-F Clothing
Collection N-Z Photography
Group Identity Native American


 
CA

  Marysville

  Mary Aaron Memorial Museum

   704 D Street

  Marysville  CA  95901    

  Phone  530 743-1004

  Web Site *****

  Alt Web http://www.visityubasutter.com/Museums.aspx

  Description  first brick structure in town is now local museum with exhibit on early 

                    Chinese community

  Type of Resource  House Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Collection A-F  Costumes

  Collection N-Z  Photography

  Era 1856

  New or Updated:  7/21/2007

California
McCloud
Heritage Junction of McCloud, Inc
320 Main
McCloud CA 96057
Phone
530 964-2604
Web Site *****
Alt Web http://www.siskiyouhistory.org/resources.html
Description early days of lumber town, with period costumes, fire fighting equipment, Corliss steam engine
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Building Type Commercial
Industry /Profession Logging
Collection A-F Costume
Collection G-M Machinery
New or Updated: 05/04/2003

Orange
House of Victorian Visions
254 South Glasell St
Orange CA 92866
Phone 714 997-1893
Web Site http://victorianbridalmuseum.com/about/
E-mail VictBriMus@aol.com
Description combination museum/store/wedding site features 40 antique gowns & Victorian-style weddings
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Collection A-F Bridal Gowns
Collection N-Z Weddings

  CA

  Oroville

  Chinese Temple

  1500 Broderick

  Oroville  CA   95965    

  Phone  530 538-2496

  Web Site http://www.cityoforoville.org/chinesetemple.html

  Alt Web http://bancroft.berkeley.edu/collections/oroville.html

  Description  chapels for Taoism, Confucianism & Buddhism, with Tapestry Hall,

                    puppets, and costumes

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Religion

  Building Type  Church

  Collection A-F  Costume

  Collection N-Z  Tapestry

  Group Identity  Chinese

  Era  1863

  New or Updated:   2/12/2007


Marysville
Mary Aaron Memorial Museum
704 D Street
Marysville CA 95901
Phone
530 743-1004
Web Site *****
Description  first brick structure in town is now local museum with exhibit on early Chinese community
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Collection A-F Costume
Collection N-Z Photography
Group Identity Chinese
Era 1855

California

Red Bluff
Kelly Griggs House Museum
311 Washington Street
Red Bluff CA 96080
Phone 530 527-1129
Web Site http://www.downtownredbluff.com/kelly.ihtml
Alt Web http://www.redbluff.com/attractions.shtml
Description Victorian home with period furnishings, clothing, local memorabilia
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Collection A-F Costume
Era 1880
New or Updated: 05/19/2003

San Diego
Serra Museum
2727 Presidio Drive
mail: PO Box 81825
San Diego CA 92138
Phone 619 297-3258
Web Site http://www.sandiegohistory.org/mainpages/locate4.htm
Description everyday artifacts from Native American, Spanish and Mexican periods through 1848 in 1929 mission-style building
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Collection A-F Costume
Collection N-Z Tools
Group Identity Spanish
Owner/Operator: San Diego Historical Society
New or Updated: 07/01/2003

  California
 
Walnut Creek
 
Museum of Vintage Fashion
 
10 Lacassie Court
 
Walnut Creek   CA
 
Phone   925 944-1896
 
Alt Phone   925 938-3810
 
Web Site  http://www.museumofvintagefashion.org/
 
Description  36000 pieces of wearing apparel, by appointment only
 
Type of Resource   Specialty Museum
 
Industry /Profession Textiles
 
Collection A-F Costume
 
New or Updated:   1/14/2004

 

  

 


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