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Cincinnati
Taft Museum of Art
316 Pike Street
Cincinnati OH 45202
Phone
513 241-0343
Web Site www.taftmuseum.org
Description mostly general European collection; in restored house; Rembrandt, Gainsborough, more
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Collection A-F Furniture
Collection N-Z Paintings
Era  1820
 

  OH

  Shaker Heights

  Shaker Historical Museum

  16740 South Park Boulevard

  Shaker Heights  OH   44120    

  Phone  216 921-1201

  Web Site  www.cwru.edu/affil/shakhist/shaker.htm

  E-mail  mailto:shakhist@bright.net

  Description  promotes appreciation of Shaker community in Warrensville Twp &

                    Shaker Heights

  Type of Resource Museum

  Primary Focus  Religion

  Collection A-F  Furniture

  Group Identity  Shakers

  Owner/Operator:  Shaker Historical Society

  New or Updated:  6/4/2006

 

 

 

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  Oklahoma
 
Oklahoma City
 
Oklahoma Heritage Center
 
201 NW 14th St
 
Oklahoma City   OK  73103    
 
Phone   405 235-4458
 
Web Site  http://www.oklahomaheritage.com/
 
Toll Free  888 501-2059
 
E-mail  mailto:oha@oklahomaheritage.com
 
Description  judge's mansion houses antiques, art, and the Oklahoma Hall of Fame in                     former ballroom
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Primary Focus  Arts
 
Nature of Group or Site  Hall of Fame
 
Collection A-F Furniture
 
Era  1917
 
New or Updated:    2/14/2004
  Pennsylvania
 
Philadelphia
 
Cedar Grove Museum
 
Fairmount Park
 
Philadelphia   PA    19104   
 
Phone   215 763-8100
 
Web Site  http://www.philamuseum.org/collections/parkhouse/cedargrove.shtml
 
E-mail  mailto:jmcneely@philamuseum.org 
 
Description  one time summer home of prominent Coates and Morris families, part of                     Fairmount Park collection
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Collection A-F Furniture
 
Owner/Operator:  Philadelphia Museum of Art
 
New or Updated:   4/29/2004

  Schwenksville
 
Pennypacker Mills
 
5 Haldeman Road
 
Schwenksville    PA   19473
 
Phone   610 287-9349
 
Web Site  http://www.montcopa.org/historicsites/pennypacker%20mills%20narrative.htm
 
E-mail  mailto:PennypackerMills@mail.montcopa.org
 
Description  home of early 20th century governor, filled with antiques
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Primary Focus  Famous People
 
Nature of Group or Site  Government
 
Collection A-F Furniture
 
Research /Reading  Library
 
Era  1720
 
New or Updated:  5/20/2004

  RI

  Newport

  Redwood Library and Athenaeum

   50 Bellevue Avenue

  Newport  RI   02840    

  Phone  401 847-0292

  Web Site www.redwood1747.org

  E-mail  mailto:redwood@redwoodlibrary.org

  Description  founded in 1747, oldest surviving lending lending library, special

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Building Type Library

  Collection A-F  Furniture

  Collection N-Z  Sculpture

  Research  Library

  Era 1747

  New or Updated:  7/20/2007


Rhode Island
Providence
Rhode Island School of Design Museum
Address
Providence RI
Phone
Web Site
www.risd.edu/museum.html
Description ancient to modern, early American furniture
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Collection A-F Furniture
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