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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  
 

 

 

Massachusetts
Berlin
Berlin Art and Historical Collections
Woodward Avenue
PO Box 87
Berlin MA 01503
Phone 978 838-2502
Web Site *****
Description local history in 1814 Powder house, 1870 Town Hall and 1805 Hearse
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Building Collection
Collection A-F Costume
Research /Reading Archives
New or Updated: 06/25/2003

  Cambridge
 
Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology
 
Harvard University
 
11 Dvinity Avenue
 
Cambridge  MA  02138    
 
Phone  617 496-1027
 
Web Site  www.peabody.harvard.edu/
 
Description
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Ethnology
 
Collection A-F  Costume
 
Group Identity  Native American
 
Owner/Operator:  Harvard University
 
New or Updated:  10/26/2003

  MA

  Chatham

  Old Atwood House

  347 Stage Harbor Road

  PO Box 381

  Chatham  MA   02633    

  Phone   508 945-2493

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

  Alt Web  http://www.chathamcapecod.org/index.cfm?page=2 - Museums

  Description  Sandwich Glass, Parian Ware, shells, murals, tools, maritime, 14 display rooms

  Type of Resource   House Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Industry /Profession Fishing

  Collection A-F Costume

  Collection G-M  Glass

  Collection N-Z  Paintings

  Era  1752

  Owner/Operator:  Chatham Historical Society

  New or Updated:   10/31/2005

  Massachusetts
  Charlestown
  Bunker Hill Museum
 
43 Monument Square
  PO Box 1776
  Charlestown MA  02129
  Phone  617 242-1843
  Web Site  http://www.nps.gov/bost/Bunker_Hill.htm
 
Alt Web  http://charlestown.ma.us/battle.htmlhttp://charlestown.ma.us/battle.html
 
Description  history of famous battle and local area
 
Type of Resource  Museum
  Primary Focus  Military
  Collection A-F  Costumes
  Collection N-Z  Pottery
  Era  Revolutionary War
  Owner/Operator:  Charlestown Historical Society
  New or Updated:  07/24/2003 

  Chelmsford
  Chelmsford Historical Society
 
40 Byam Road
  Chelmsford MA  01824   
 
Phone  978 256-2311
  Web Site  http://www.chelmhist.org/
 
Description  local history, Chelmsford glass, in 1663 Barret-Byam Homestead
 
Type of Resource  House Museum
  Primary Focus  Local History
  Collection A-F  Costumes
  Collection G-M  Glass
  Research /Reading  Archives
  Era  1663
  New or Updated:  07/26/2003 

Massachusetts
Holyoke
Wistariahurst Museum
280 Cabot Street
Holyoke MA 01040
Phone
413 534-2216
Web Site www.holyoke.org/mainpage.htm
Description Victorian mansion of silk manufacturer
Type of Resource House Museum
Collection A-F Costumes
Era 1868

  Lowell
 
American Textile History Museum
 
491 Dutton Street
 
Lowell  MA  01854    
 
Phone  978 441-0400
 
Web Site  www.athm.org
 
Alt Web  http://www.athm.org/sites/boston/bostonftp/athm/home.html
 
Description  history of the textile industry
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Primary Focus  Industrial
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Labor
 
Industry /Profession  Textiles
 
Collection A-F  Costume
 
Collection G-M  Machinery
 
Collection N-Z  Tools
 
New or Updated:  10/26/2003

Massachusetts
Middleton
Middleton Historical Society
Pleasant Street
Middleton MA 01949
Phone
508 774-9301
Web Site
Description

Type of Resource Museum
Collection A-F Costume
Collection N-Z Shoes
Research/Reading Library

  Northampton
 
Historic Northampton Museum
 
46 Bridge Street
 
Northampton  MA  01060     
 
Phone  413 584-6011
 
Web Site  www.historic-northampton.org/
 
Alt Web  www.virtual-valley.com/histinhamp/
 
Description  Western Massachusetts from precontact to present in arts, artifacts,                         photos & More
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Primary Focus  Local History
 
Collection A-F  Costume
 
Collection N-Z  Photography
 
Research /Reading  Archives
 
New or Updated:  10/26/2003

  Massachusetts
 
Sturbridge
 
Vintage Fashion and Textile Show
 
Sturbridge Hotel, route
 
mail: PO Box 729 Cape Neddick ME 03902
 
Sturbridge   MA
 
Phone   207 439-2334
 
Web Site  http://www.vintagefashionandtextileshow.com/
 
Description  precedes Brimfield antique shows
 
Type of Resource   Activity
 
Primary Focus  Events
 
Industry /Profession Textiles
 
Collection A-F Costumes
 
New or Updated:   2/10/2004

  Watertown
 
Armenian Library and Museum of America
 
65 Main Street
 
Watertown  MA  02472    
 
Phone  617 926-2562
 
Web Site  http://www.almainc.org/
 
Description  6000 artifacts & 12000 volumes of Armenian history
 
Type of Resource  Specialty Museum
 
Nature of Group or Site  Crafts
 
Collection A-F  Costume
 
Group Identity  Armenian
 
Research /Reading  Library
 
New or Updated:  10/26/2003

Massachusetts
Wenham
Wenham Museum
132 Main Street
Wenham MA 01984
Phone
978 468-2377
Web Site www.wenhammuseum.org
Description concentrates on everyday Family Life from 17th century to the present
Type of Resource Museum
Industry/Profession Textiles
Collection A-F Costumes
Collection G-M Model Railroad
Collection N-Z Toys

 

 

Last Update:  03/03/2010

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