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Iowa
Burlington
Phelps House
512 Columbia Street
Burlington IA 52601
Phone
319 753-5880
Alt Phone
319 753-2449
Web Site http://www.visit.burlington.ia.us/history.html-des
Description Victorian furnishings and hospital memorabilia
Type of Resource House Museum
Building Type Hospital
Collection A-F Furniture
Owner/Operator: Des Moines County Historical Society
New or Updated: 04/21/2003

Iowa
Des Moines
Hoyt Sherman Place
1501 Woodland Avenue
Des Moines IA 50309
Phone
515 243-0913
Web Site
http://www.hoytsherman.org/index.html
Description American and European art and decorative arts, attached 1923 theatre with active programming
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Kind of Activity Performance
Collection A-F Furniture
Collection N-Z Paintings
Era 19th
New or Updated: 05/03/2003

Iowa
Storm Lake
Harker House
328 Lake Avenue
Storm Lake IA 50588
Phone
712 732-3267
Web Site
http://www.rootsweb.com/~iabuenav/bvtowns/storm_lake/harker.htm
Alt Web http://www.stormlakeonline.com/harker_house.html
Description elaborate brick mansion, restored by a family member with original furniture
Type of Resource House Museum
Collection A-F Furniture
Era 1875
New or Updated: 06/04/2003

 

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  IL

  Chicago

  Art Institute of Chicago

  111 South Michigan Avenue

  Chicago  IL   60603    

  Phone   312 443-3600

  Web Site  www.artic.edu/aic/

  Description  one of the major art museums in the country, especially strong in Impressionists

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Industry /Profession Textiles

  Collection A-F Furniture

  Collection N-Z  Paintings

  Research /Reading  Library

  New or Updated:      10/11/2005


Illinois
Chicago
Society of Architectural Historians
1365 North Astor St
Chicago IL 60610
Phone
312 573-1365
Web Site
http://www.sah.org/
E-mail mailto:info@sah.org
Description scholarly oriented society in historic house with educational materials, journal, book series, awards
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Nature of Group or Site Association
Field of Study/Science Facility Architecture
Collection A-F Furniture
New or Updated: 05/20/2003

Illinois
Clinton
Clifton H Moore Homestead DeWitt County Museum
219 E Woodlawn St
Clinton IL 61727
Phone 217 935-6066
Web Site http://www.chmoorehomestead.org/
Alt Web http://www.rootsweb.com/~ildewitt/today.htm
Description home of prominent lawyer in late 1800s
Type of Resource House Museum
Collection A-F Furniture
Collection G-M Machinery
Industry Telecommunications
Research /Reading Library
New or Updated: 05/21/2003

Illinois
Springfield
Illinois Association of Museums
1 Old State Capitol Plaza
Springfield IL 62701
Phone
217 524-7080
Web Site www.museum.state.il.us/iam/
E-mail mailto:mary_turner@ihpa.state.il.us
Description
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Nature of Group or Site Association
Collection A-F Furniture

  IN

  Evansville

  Reitz Home Museum

  224 SE 1st Street

  Evansville  IN  47713    

  Phone  812 426-1871

  Web Site  http://reitzhome.evansville.net/

  Description  French Second Empire style home decorated with late 1890'sfurniture

  Type of Resource  House Museum

  Collection G-M  Furniture

  Era  1871

  New or Updated:  5/18/2006


Indiana
Rushville
Rush County Historical Society
619 North Perkins Street
Rushville IN 46173
Phone 765 932-2492
Web Site *****
Alt Web http://archives1.archives.nd.edu/sia/guide/RU-65.htm
Description located in John Gowdy house,
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Collection A-F Furniture
Collection G-M Musical Instruments
Collection N-Z Toys
Research /Reading Library
Era 1888
New or Updated: 06/22/2003
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