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Decorative Arts  Indiana - Louisiana

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

 

 

Indiana
Elkhart
Ruthmere
302 East Beardsley Avenue
Elkhart IN 46514
Phone
219 264-0330
Web Site http://www.ruthmere.com/
Toll Free 888 287-7696
Description mansion full of sculpture & art, with conservatory and garden
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Garden
Collection A-F Decorative Arts
Research/Reading Library
Era 1908

Jeffersonville
Howard Steamboat Museum
1101 East Market Street
Jeffersonville IN 47130
Phone
812 283-3728
Web Site http://www.steamboatmuseum.org/
E-mail mailto:david@reinhardt.com
Description home of steamboat builders with original furnishings, memorabilia of steamboats
Type of Resource House Museum
Collection A-F Decorative Arts
Collection G-M Models
Collection N-Z Photography
Era  1894

Indiana
Michigan City
Barker Mansion
631 Washington St
Michigan City IN 46360
Phone 219 873-1520
Web Site http://www.michigancity.com/BarkerMansion/BarkerMansion.html
Description railroad industrialist's 38 room home
Type of Resource House Museum
Collection A-F Decorative Arts
New or Updated: 06/07/2003

 

 

 

 

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  KS

  Topeka

  Kansas  Museum of History

   6425 SW Sixth Avenue

  Topeka  KS   66615    

  Phone  785 272-8681

  Web   http://www.kshs.org/places/museum.htm

  Alt Web  mailto:kansasmuseum@kshs.org

  Description  Many full-sized exhibits including locomotive, tipi, and airplane

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus Local History

  Nature of Group or Site  Government

  Industry /Profession Textiles

  Collection A-F Decorative Arts

  Collection  Portraits

  Owner/Operator:  Kansas State Historical Society

  New or Updated     2/10/2006


  KS

  Wichita

  Wichita-Sedgwick County Historical Museum

  204 South Main

  Wichita  KS   67202    

  Phone   316 265-9314

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

  E-mail  mailto:wschm@wichitahistory.org

  Description  local memorabilia, period rooms, Jones Six auto, Child's World toys & activities of the  past

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Building Type   City Hall

  Collection A-F Decorative Arts

  Collection N-Z  Toys

  New or Updated:  11/10/2005

  KY

  Lexington

  Headley-Whitney Museum

  4435 Old Frankfort Pike

  Lexington  KY  40510    

  Phone  859 255-6653

  Web Site  http://www.headley-whitney.org/

  Description  three building complex centered on Headley farm, dedicated to

                    decorative arts, doll houses, jewelry, shell grotto

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Collection  Decorative Arts

  Collection G-M  Models

  Research  Library

  New or Updated:  5/2/2006

Kentucky
Owensboro
Owensboro Museum of Fine Art
901 Frederica Street
Owensboro KY 42301
Phone
502 685-3181
Web Site
Description
American, English & French Art, John Hampdem Smith House Museum with decorative arts, stained glass windows
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Collection A-F Decorative Arts
Collection N-Z Paintings
Era  19th

  Louisiana

  Baton Rouge

  Magnolia Mound Plantation

  2161 Nicholson Drive

  Baton Rouge  LA   70802    

  Phone   225 343-4955

  Web Site  http://www.brec.org/index.cfm?md=pagebuilder&tmp=home&nid=659&cpid=387&cfmid=0&catid=0

  E-mail  mailto:information@magnoliamound.org

  Alt Web  www.lhin.lsu.edu/lhin/habs/magnolia/poemm/mmp.htm

  Description  16 acre French Creole style plantation with house, pigeonnier, overseer's house, slave  quarters, gardens, visitor center with exhibits

  Type of Resource   House Museum

  Building Type   Plantation

  Kind of Activity   Living History

  Nature of Group or Site  Municipal

  Collection A-F Decorative arts

  Group Identity   Creole

  Era  1800-1830

  New or Updated:  7/25/2005
 

  Garyville

  San Francisco Plantation

  2646Hwy 44

  Garyville  LA  70051    

  Web Site www.sanfranciscoplantation.org/

  Toll Free 888 509-1756

  Description  plantation house features hand painted ceilings, faux marbling & wood

                     graining, antique furniture,

  Type of Resource  House Museum

  Building Type  Plantation

  Collection A-F   Decorative Arts

  Collection G-M   Furniture

  Era  1856

  New or Updated:  7/2/2007
 

  LA

  New Orleans

  Longue Vue House and Gardens

  7 Bamboo Road

  New Orleans   LA     70124    

  Phone   504 488-5488

  Web   www.longuevue.com/

  E-mail  mailto:info@longuevue.com

  Description  Classical Revival house of the mid-2oth century, furnished with antiques,

                    art, and various collections

  Type of Resource   House Museum

  Primary Focus  Gardens

  Industry /Profession Textiles

  Collection A-F Decorative Arts

  New or Updated                              1/26/2006


Louisiana
New Orleans
Newcomb Art Gallery
Woldenberg Art College
Newcomb College/Tulane University
New Orleans  LA  70118    
 
Phone  504 865-5328
 
Web Site  http://www.tulane.edu/~newcomb/artindex.html
 
Description  focus on early 20th century crafts with pottery, metalwork, embroidery, &                        books, two Tiffany triptychs
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Primary Focus  Arts
 
Collection A-F  Decorative Arts
 
Collection G-M  Glass
 
Collection N-Z  Pottery
 
New or Updated:  07/08/2003

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