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Decorative Arts Pennsylvania - Texas

 
  Decorative Arts AL-CO, CT-DE, FL-IL, IN-LA, MA, MA2 , MD-OH, PA-TX, VA-VT, VT-ZZ  
  Pennsylvania
Bethlehem
Kemerer Museum of Decorative Arts
427 North New Street
Bethlehem PA
Phone
610 868-6868
Web Site http://www.historicbethlehem.org/decorative.jsp
Description two buildings in historic district hold furniture, silver, glass, textiles, china and more
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Collection A-F Decorative Arts
Owner/Operator: Historic Bethlehem Partnership

  Philadelphia
 
Wyck
 
6026 Germantown Avenue
 
Philadelphia PA    19144    
 
Phone   215 848-1690
 
Web Site  http://www.wyck.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:http://www.wyck@wyck.org
 
Description  home to 9 generations of one family, 1820 rose garden
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Primary Focus  Garden
 
Collection A-F Decorative Arts
 
Era  1690
 
New or Updated:    5/8/2004

 

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  Rhode Island

  Newport

  Museum of Newport History

   82 Touro Street

  Newport  RI  02840    

  Phone  401 846-0813

  Web Site http://newporthistorical.org/

  Description  extensive photo and document collections, owns or operates four

                    historic properties

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Collection A-F  Decorative Arts

  Collection G-M  Models

  Collection N-Z  Photography

  Research Library

  Owner/Operator:  Newport Historical Society

  New or Updated: 1/6/2007

 

  RI

  Providence

  John Brown House Museum

  52 Power Street

  Providence  RI   02906    

  Phone 401 273-7507

  Web Site http://www.rihs.org/Museums.html

  E-mail   mailto:bgreene@rihs.org

  Description  mansion restored as a showcase of Rhode Island furniture and

  Type of Resource  House Museum

  Collection  Decorative Arts

  Era  1786

  Owner/Operator:  Rhode Island Historical Society

  New or Updated:   2/21/2006
 

  RI

  Providence

  Rhode Island School of Design Museum

  224 Benefit Street

  Providence  RI  02903    

  Phone  401 454-6500

  Web Site www.risd.edu/museum.html

  Description  ancient to modern, early American furniture

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Industry /Profession Textiles

  Collection A-F  Decorative Arts

  Collection N-Z  Painting

  New or Updated: 8/7/2007

  Tennessee
 
Knoxville
 
Crescent Bend Armstrong Lockett House
 
2728 Kingston Pike
 
MAIL PO Box 2466, Knoxville 37901
 
Knoxville  TN     37919    
 
Phone   865 637-3163
 
Alt Phone   865 544-3000
 
Web Site  http://www.korrnet.org/cresbend/index.html
 
Description  house with 18th century furniture, formal gardens with 9 terraces & 5
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Primary Focus  Gardens
 
Collection A-F Decorative arts
 
Collection N-Z  Silver
 
Era  1834
 
New or Updated:   4/15/2004

  Texas

  Canyon

  Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum

  2503 4th Avenue

  Canyon  TX   79015    

  Phone   806 651-2244

  Web Site  www.wtamu.edu/museum

  Description  petroleum, western heritage, paleontology, textiles, transportation, fine art, Peoples of  the Plains hands-on exhibit

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Old West

  Industry /Profession Energy

  Collection A-F Decorative Arts

  Collection N-Z  Painting

  New or Updated:   8/23/2005
 

   Houston

  Bayou Bend

  1 Westcoot Street

  MAIL PO Box 6826 Houston 77265

  Houston  TX   77007    

  Phone  713 639-7750

  Web Site http://www.mfah.org/bayoubend/main.asp?target=home

  E-mail  mailto:bayoubend@mfah.org

  Description  home of Ima Hogg, 28 period rooms of American decorative arts

  Type of Resource  House Museum

  Primary Focus  Garden

  Collection A-F  Decorative Arts

  Era  1928

  Owner/Operator:  Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

  New or Updated:  12/21/2006

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