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  AZ

  Glendale

  Bead Museum

  5754 W Glenn Drive

  Glendale  AZ  85301    

  Phone  623 931-2737

  Web Site http://www.thebeadmuseum.com/

  Description  beads & jewelry from all eras

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Collection A-F  Beads

  Collection G-M  Jewelry

  New or Updated:  1/7/2007

 

Colorado
Mesa Verde National Park
Far View Visitor Center
Mesa Verde National Park
PO Box 8
Mesa Verde National Park 81330
Phone
970 529-5036
Web Site  http://www.nps.gov/meve/
Description historic Native American jewelry, pottery & basket displays, Nordenskiold exhibit
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Visitor Center
Collection A-F Baskets
Collection G-M Jewelry
Collection N-Z Pottery
Group Identity Native American
Research/Reading 600-1300
Illinois
Chicago
Polish Museum of America
984 North Milwaukee Avenue
Chicago IL
Phone 773 384-3352
Web Site www.pma.prcua.org/english/main/museum
Description both Polish and Polish American art and history
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Collection A-F Costumes
Collection G-M Jewelry
Group Identity Eastern European
Research/Reading Library

  Louisiana

  St Francisville

  Grandmother's Buttons

  9814 Royal Street

  St Francisville  LA   70775    

  Phone   225 635-4107

  Web Site  www.grandmothersbuttons.com

  Toll Free  800 580-6941

  Description  thousands of buttons in bank vault

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Merchant

  Building Type   Bank

  Collection A-F Buttons

  Collection G-M  Jewelry

  New or Updated:    12/2/2005

Massachusetts
Springfield
George Walter Vincent Smith Museum
222 State Street
Springfield MA 01103
Phone
413 733-4214
Web Site www.quadrangle.org
Description mostly Oriental collection, armor, art, rugs
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Collection G-M Jewelry
Group Identity Asian
New Mexico
Taos
Millicent Rogers Museum
1504 Millicent Rogers Road
Taos NM 87571
Phone
505 758-2462
Web Site http://millicentrogers.org
Description Southwest fine arts and crafts
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Collection A-F Baskets
Collection G-M  Jewelry
Collection N-Z Pottery
Nevada
Las Vegas
Liberace Museum
1775 East Tropicana Ave
Las Vegas NV 89119
Phone
702 798-5595
Web Site www.liberace.org/museum.html
Description artifacts of piano playing showman
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus Famous People
Industry/Profession Music
Collection A-F Clothing
Collection G-M Jewelry
Ohio
Athens
Kennedy Museum of Art
Lin Hall
Ohio U
Athens OH 45701
Phone 740 593-1304
Web Site
www.ohiou.edu/museum
Description university museum
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Industry/Profession Textiles
Collection G-M Jewelry
Group Identity Native American

Cleveland
Cleveland Museum of Art
11150 East Boulevard
Cleveland OH 44106
Phone 216 421-7340
Web Site www.clevelandart.org
Toll Free 888 CMA-0033
Description general art museum spanning thousands of years, 70 galleries
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Collection A-F Arms
Collection G-M Jewelry
Collection N-Z Paintings
Last changed: 01/03/2003
  Massachusetts
 
Springfield
 
George Walter Vincent Smith Art Museum
 
222 State Street
 
Springfield   MA  01103    
  Phone   413 733-4214
 
Web Site  www.quadrangle.org
 
Description  mostly Oriental collection, armor, art, rugs
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Arts
 
Collection A-F Decorative Arts
 
Collection G-M  Jewelry
 
Collection N-Z  Paintings
 
Group Identity   Asian
 
New or Updated:   2/10/2004

  New Mexico
  Albuquerque

  Museum of Turquoise

  2107 Central NW

  Albuquerque  NM      87104    

  Phone   505 247-8650

  Web Site  *****

  Alt Web  http://www.frommers.com/destinations/albuquerque/A33667.html

  Description  explore turquoise from 60 mines, entrance through mine tunnel, history, myths, jewelry

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Natural History

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Geology

  Collection G-M  Jewelry

  New or Updated:             8/23/2005

Virginia
Richmond
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
2800 Grove Avenue
Richmond VA 23221
Phone
804 340-1400
Alt Phone 804 367-0844
Web Site www.vmfa.state.va.us
Description multiple collections of international significance in varied disciplines Faberge jewelry, Himalayan region art, British sporting art
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Collection A-F Decorative Arts
Collection G-M Jewelry
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