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Costume  Maryland - Maine

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

Maryland
Earleville
Costume Society of America
55 Edgewater Drive
PO Box 73
Earleville MD 21919
Phone
Web Site
http://www.costumesocietyamerica.com/welcome/index.html
Toll Free 800 CSA-9447
E-mail  mailto:national.office@costumesocietyamerica.com
Description good list of clothing exhibits in museums and elsewhere across the country
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus History Resource
Kind of Activity Link List
Nature of Group or Site Web Site
Industry/Profession Textiles
Collection A-F Costumes

  Rockville
 
Latvian Museum
 
400 Hurley Avenue
 
Rockville  MD  20850    
 
Phone  301 340-1914
 
Web Site  http://www.alausa.org/E21_Museums.htm
 
E-mail  mailto:alainfo@alausa.org
 
Description  located in Latvian Lutheran Church, traditional costumes & textiles, Bible,                         flax break, documents
 
Type of Resource  Specialty Museum
 
Collection A-F  Costumes
 
Group Identity  Eastern European
 
Owner/Operator:  American Latvian Association
 
New or Updated:  07/11/2003


 

 

 
  Maine
 
Camden
 
Conway Homestead
 
US Route 1, Camden-Rockport Lane
 
PO Box 747
 
Camden   ME   04856 
  Phone   207 236-2257
 
Web Site  http://www.crmuseum.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:info@crmuseum.org
 
Alt Web  http://coastlinememories.com/camden.points.interest.conway.house.html
 
Description  house, gardens, outbuildings,  Maple Sugar House, museum
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Primary Focus  Local History
 
Collection A-F Costume
 
Collection N-Z  Vehicles
 
Research /Reading  Library
 
Era  1780
 
Owner/Operator:  Camden-Rockport Historical Society
 
New or Updated:    5/20/2004

  Island Falls
 
John E and  Walter D Webb Museum of Vintage Fashion
 
Route 2
 
Sherman Street
 
Island Falls  ME  04747  
 
Phone  207 862-3797
 
Web Site  *****
 
Description  12 rooms of costumes & accessories
 
Type of Resource  Specialty Museum
 
Collection A-F  Costumes
 
Era      1894
 
New or Updated:  10/26/2003

  Maine
 
Lee
 
Lee Historical Society
 
Route 6
 
PO Box 306
 
Lee  ME  04455    
 
Phone  207 738-5014
 
Web Site  http://www.bangornews.com/a/specialsections/experiencemaine2003/museu
                   
ms.html
 
E-mail  mailto:ksc@midmaine.com
 
Alt Web  http://www.mainemuseums.org/htm/museumdetail.php3?orgID=264
 
Description  3 floors of exhibits in former Town Hall
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Primary Focus  Local History
 
Building Type  City Hall
 
Collection A-F  Costume
 
Collection N-Z  Taxidermy
 
Research /Reading  Archives
 
New or Updated:  11/06/2003

  Limington
 
Limington Historical Society
 
PO Box 84
 
Limington   ME   04049
 
Phone   207 637-2970
 
Web Site  http://www.limingtonhistory.org/
 
Description  various horse drawn wagons, hearse, tools, clothing, town archives
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Local History
 
Building Type   Barn
 
Collection A-F Costume
 
Collection N-Z  Vehicles
 
Research /Reading  Archives
 
New or Updated:   7/14/2004
 

  ME

  Rockport

  Conway Homestead & Museum

  PO Box 747

  Rockport  ME  04856    

  Phone  207 236-2257

  Web Site http://www.crmuseum.org/

  E-mail  mailto:info@crmuseum.org

  Description  Cape Cod house, barn, blacksmith, maple sugar house & museum with

                    local history

  Type of Resource  House Museum

  Primary Focus  Building Collection

  Collection A-F  Costumes

  Collection G-M  Models

  Collection N-Z  Paintings

  Research  Library

  Era  1170

  Owner/Operator:  Camden-Rockport Historical Society

  New or Updated:   6/23/2007

 

  Scarborough

  Scarborough Historical Museum

  649 US Route One

  PO Box 156

  Scarborough  ME   04070    

  Phone  207 883-3539

  Alt Phone  207 883-2371

  Web Site http://www.scarboroughmaine.com/historical/

  E-mail  mailto:Seasideinn@aol.com

  Description  building began as a generator house, has had several functions,  now

                    holds local memorabilia

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Building Type  Mill

  Collection A-F  Costume

  Collection N-Z  Tools

  Research   Library

  Era  1911

  New or Updated:  6/25/2007

  Maine
 
Vinalhaven
 
Vinalhaven Historical Society Museum
 
High Street
 
PO Box 339
 
Vinalhaven              ME  04863 
 
Phone   207 863-4410
 
Web Site  http://www.midcoast.com/~vhhissoc/home.html
 
E-mail  mailto:vhhissoc@midcoast.com
 
Description  local artifacts from Civil War, schools, fishing, horsenet & granite industries
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Local History
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Genealogy
 
Collection A-F Costume
 
Collection N-Z  Photography
 
New or Updated:  12/13/2003

Last Update:  03/03/2010

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