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  Decorative Arts AL-CO, CT-DE, FL-IL, IN-LA, MA, MA2 , MD-OH, PA-TX, VA-VT, VT-ZZ  

 

 

Massachusetts
Manchester-by-the-Sea
Trask House Museum
10 Union Street
Manchester-by-the-Sea MA 01944

Phone
978 526-7230
Web Site http://manchesterhistorical.org/
E-mail mailto:manchesterhistorical@prodigy.net
Description locally made furniture
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Collection A-F Decorative Arts
Collection N-Z Photography
Research/Reading Archives
Era 1823
Owner/Operator: Manchester Historical Society

Marblehead
Marblehead Historical Society
161 Washington Street
Marblehead MA 01945
Phone
617 631-1069
Web Site
Description
general local history in historic house
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Collection A-F Decorative Arts
Research/Reading Library
Era 1768

  Massachusetts
 
Monterey
 
Bidwell House
 
Art School Road
 
PO Box 537
 
Monterey  MA 01245  
 
Phone  413 528-6888
 
Web Site  http://www.bidwellhousemuseum.org/
 
Description  originally built as a parsonage, restored & furnished with antiques,                          gardens & hiking trails
 
Type of Resource  House Museum
 
Primary Focus  Gardens
 
Industry /Profession  Textiles
 
Collection A-F  Decorative Arts
 
Collection G-M  Needlework
 
Collection N-Z  Quilts
 
Era      1750
 
New or Updated:  08/25/2003

  Newburyport
 
Cushing House Museum
 
98 High Street
 
Newburyport  MA  01950     
 
Phone  508 462-2681
 
Web Site  http://www.newburyhist.com/main.htm
 
Description  local history in mansion of first US envoy to China
 
Type of Resource  House Museum
 
Primary Focus  Local History
 
Collection A-F  Decorative Arts
 
Collection G-M  Miniatures
 
Collection N-Z  Paintings
 
Research /Reading  Library
 
Era      1808
 
Owner/Operator:  Historical Society of Old Newbury
 
New or Updated:  08/11/2003

Massachusetts
North Andover
Stevens-Coolidge Place
139 Andover Street
mail: 5 Wood Lane
North Andover MA 01845
Phone 508 682-3580
Web Site http://www.thetrustees.org/stevenscoolidgeplace.cfm
Description furnished early 19th century house on 90 acre setting
Type of Resource House Museum
Collection A-F Decorative Arts
Collection N-Z Porcelain
Owner/Operator: Trustees of Reservations
New or Updated: 03/26/2003

  Plymouth
 
Richard Sparrow House
 
42 Summer Street
 
Plymouth          MA   02360     
 
Phone   508 747-1240
 
Web Site  http://www.sparrowhouse.com/
 
E-mail  mailto:director@sparrowhouse.com
 
Description  oldest house in Plymouth, location of Pottery Gallery
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Primary Focus  Arts
 
Collection A-F Decorative Arts
 
Era  1640
 
New or Updated:   12/28/2003

  Massachusetts
 
Salem
 
Peabody Essex  Museum
 
East India Square
 
Salem MA  01970    
 
Phone   978 745-9500
 
Web Site  http://www.pem.org/homepage/
 
Toll Free  866 745-1876
 
Description  2.4 million items, Pacific rim arts, architecture, rare books
 
Type of Resource   Specialty Museum
 
Primary Focus  Maritime
 
Collection A-F Decorative
 
Collection N-Z  Photography
 
Research /Reading  Library
 
New or Updated:  1/6/2004

  South Hadley
 
Skinner Museum
 
Woodbridge Street
 
South Hadley  MA  01075    
 
Phone   413 538-2245
 
Web Site  http://www.mtholyoke.edu/acad/resources/skmuseum.shtml
 
E-mail  mailto:artmuseum@mtholyoke.edu
 
Description  houses early American collection in a group of buildings
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Building Collection
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Minerals
 
Collection A-F Decorative Arts
 
Collection N-Z  Shells
 
New or Updated:   1/15/2004

 

 


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  Massachusetts
 
Stockbridge
 
Merwin House, Tranquility
 
14 Main Street
 
Stockbridge  MA   02162    
 
Phone   617 227-3957
 
Web Site  http://www.spnea.org/visit/homes/merwin.htm
 
Description  by APPT only owned in the late 19th century by wealthy New Yorkers as a                     summer home
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Collection A-F Decorative Arts
 
Era  1825
 
Owner/Operator:  SPNEA
 
New or Updated:   1/16/2004


Stockbridge
Mission House
19 Main Street
Stockbridge MA 01262
Phone
413 298-3239
Web Site
http://www.thetrustees.org/pages/324_mission_house.cfm
E-mail mailto:westregion@ttor.org
Description built by missionary to Mohicans, holds 18th century collection, colonial style garden
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Garden
Collection A-F Decorative Arts
Era 1739
Owner/Operator: Trustees of Reservations
New or Updated: 05/03/2003
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