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  Maryland

  Upper Marlboro

  Darnall's Chance

  14800 Governor Ogden Bowie Drive

  Upper Marlboro  MD   20772    

  Phone 301 952-8010

  Web Site http://www.pgparks.com/places/eleganthistoric/darnalls_intro.html

  E-mail  javascript:openScript('mailto:darnallschance@pgparks.com',600,420)

  Description  emphasis on mid-18th century women, home of widow during pre-

                    Revolutionary era

  Type of Resource  House Museum

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Archaeology

  Collection A-F   Furniture

  Group Identity  African American

  Era  1704

  Owner/Operator:  Prince George's County

  New or Updated:  5/1/2007


 

  Maine
 
Bethel
  Dr Moses Mason House Museum
 
14 Broad Street
  Bethel  ME  04127  
  Phone
  Web Site  http://www.bethelhistorical.org/hours.html
 
Alt Web  http://www.sundayriveron-line.com/drmosesmason_1.htm
 
Description  home of early prominent citizen and politician, period rooms
 
Type of Resource  House Museum
 
Primary Focus  Local History
  Collection A-F  Furniture
  Research /Reading  Library
  Era  1913
 
Owner/Operator:  Bethel Historical Society
  New or Updated: 
07/17/2003

  Blue Hill
  Parson Fisher House
 
44 Mines Road
  PO Box 527
  Blue Hill  ME  04614    
  Phone  207 374-2459
  Web Site  http://www.jonathanfisherhouse.org/
  E-mail  mailto:parsonfisher@hypermedia.com
  Alt Web  http://www.bluehillmaine.com/pgs/Tour.shtml
  Description  home of first minister to live in town including original furniture, paintings,                         and books created by the minister
 
Type of Resource  House Museum
  Collection A-F  Furniture
  Collection N-Z  Paintings
  Era  1814
  Owner/Operator:  Jonathon Fisher Memorial Inc
  New or Updated:  07/22/2003

Maine
Ellsworth
Woodlawn Museum The Black House
PO Box 1478
Route 172
Ellsworth ME 04605
Phone 207 667-6671
Web Site http://www.woodlawnmuseum.com/
E-mail mailto:info@woodlawnmuseum.com
Description mansion intact with furnishings as left by last occupant, George Nixon
Type of Resource House Museum
Collection A-F Furniture
Research /Reading Archives
Last changed: 03/17/2003

  Machiasport
 
Gates House, Machiasport Historical Society
 
Route 92
 
Machiasport  ME  04655    
 
Phone  207 255-8461
 
Web Site  http://www.mainemuseums.org/htm/277.htm
 
Alt Web  http://www.pleasantbay.com/preview.html
 
Description
 
Type of Resource  House Museum
 
Primary Focus  Local History
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Genealogy
 
Collection A-F  Furniture
 
Era  1810
 
New or Updated:  11/16/2003
 

  ME

  Madawaska

  Tante Blanche Museum

  Address *****

  Madawaska  ME

  Web Site http://www.nps.gov/maac/planyourvisit/acadlanding.htm

  Alt Web http://www.fawi.net/tanteblanche.html

  Description  log cabin, schoolhouse, Albert house - honors woman's heroism in

                    1797 famine

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Industry /Profession Textiles

  Collection A-F  Furniture

  Group Identity  Acadian

  Owner/Operator:  Madawaska Historical Society

  New or Updated:  6/9/2007


  ME

  Waterville

  Redington Museum

  62 Silver Street, Unit A

  MAIL: Unit B

  Waterville  ME           04901    

  Phone   207 872-9439

  Web Site  http://users.adelphia.net/~lheureux/

  Alt Web  http://www.mainemuseums.org/htm/museumdetail.php3?orgID=110

  Description  same family occupied house from 1814-1924,  replica apothecary building on lot

  Type of Resource   House Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Industry /Profession Medicine

  Collection A-F Furniture

  Era  1814

  Owner/Operator:  Waterville Historical Society

  New or Updated:            1/15/2006

  Michigan

  Arcadia

  Arcadia Area Historical Museum

  Lake Street

  Box 67

  Arcadia  MI   46913    

  Phone  231 889-4360

  Web Site http://www.arcadiami.com/

  E-mail  mailto:LMatt613@msn.com

  Description  nicely done site for local museum, also map & itenerary of local

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Oral History

  Collection A-F   Furniture

  Collection N-Z   Postcards

  New or Updated:  4/24/2007

Big Rapids
Bergelin House Museum
218 Winter Avenue
Big Rapids MI
Phone
Web Site
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Description being restored as a showcase of locally manufactured furniture
Type of Resource House Museum
Collection A-F Furniture
Era  1873
 

  MI

  Bloomfield Hills

  Cranbrook Art Museum

  1221 N Woodward Ave

  Bloomfield Hills  MI   48303    

  Phone 248 645-3323

  Web Site www.cranbrookart.edu/museum

  Description  museum of 20th century art & design, outdoor sculpture, Saarinen

                    house & gardens

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Architecture

  Collection A-F  Furniture

  Collection N-Z  Sculpture

  Era  20th

  New or Updated:  7/26/2007

  Michigan
  Decatur
  Historic Newton Home
 
Marcellus Highway
  Decatur  MI  49031   
 
Phone  616 445-3087
  Web Site  *****
 
Description
 
Type of Resource  House Museum
  Collection A-F  Furniture
  Era  1867
  New or Updated:  08/01/2003

  MI

  Dexter

  Dexter Area Museum

  3443 Inverness St

  Dexter MI  48130    

  Phone 734 426-2519

  Web Site www.hvcn.org/info/dextermuseum/index.html

  Description  locally donated items include clothing, medical equipment, a dentist's

                    office, military items, farm implements, school materials

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Building Type  Church

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Genealogy

  Collection A-F  Furniture

  Collection G-M  Model Railroad

  Research  Library

  Owner/Operator:  Dexter Area Historical Society

  New or Updated:  7/27/2007

 

  Grand Rapids

  Van Andel Museum Center & Chaffee Planetarium

  272 Pearl Street

  Grand Rapids  MI  49504    

  Phone  616 456-3977

  Web Site www.grmuseum.org/

  E-mail  mailto:staff@grmuseum.org

  Description  permanent and traveling exhibits on history, natural history, Native

                    Americans, and decorative arts

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Science Museum

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Planetarium

  Collection A-F  Furniture

  Group Identity  Native American

  New or Updated:  9/6/2007

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