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American Heritage of Invention & Technology

 

Machinery  Alaska - California

 
  Machinery Pages  AK-CACO-CT, DE-IAIL-LA, NC-NH, NJ-NY, OH-SC, TX, UT-ZZ  
 

  AR

  Scott

  Plantation Agricultural Museum

  4815 Highway 161 South

  PO Box 87

  Scott  AR   72142    

  Phone  501 961-1409

  Web Site www.arkansasstateparks.com/

  E-mail  mailto:plantationag@arkansas.com

  Alt Web www.yournet.com/plantation.html

  Description  history of cotton agriculture from 1836-WWI,mcotton ginning buildingI

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Agricultural

  Industry /Profession Farming

  Collection G-M   Machinery

  Era  1836-WWII

  Owner/Operator:  Arkansas State Parks

  New or Updated:  7/6/2007

 

  AR

  Washington

  Print Museum

  4954 Columbus St

  PO Box 98

  Washington AR   71862    

  Phone  870 983-2855

  Web Site http://www.historicwashingtonstatepark.com/plan-a-trip/

  Description  home of the Washington Telegraph, equipment from 19th & 20th

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  Industry /Profession Printing

  Collection G-M   Machinery

  Era  1915

  New or Updated:  7/13/2007

 
 

 

 

  CA

  Carson

  International Printing Museum

  315 Torrance Boulevard

  Carson  CA   90745    

  Phone  310 515-7166

  Web Site www.printmuseum.org

  E-mail   mailto:printmuseum@earthlink.net

  Description  extensive collection of printing machinery

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  Collection G-M   Machinery

  New or Updated:   7/19/2007


  California

  Eureka

  Fort Humboldt State Historic Park

  3431 Fort Avenue

  Eureka CA   95503    

  Phone  707 445-6567

  Web Site http://cal-parks.ca.gov/DISTRICTS/ncrd/fhshp.htm

  Description  only remaining building is hospital, logging museum on site

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Military

  Building Type  Fort

  Industry /Profession Logging

  Collection G-M   Machinery

  Era 1853

  New or Updated:  4/15/2007
 

Goleta
Sexton Museum
304 North Los Carneros Road
Goleta CA 93317
Phone 805 964-4407
Web Site http://www.goletahistory.org/
Description tow House Museum with historical museum and farm implement display yard behind, blacksmith shop
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Collection N-Z Machinery
Owner/Operator: Goleta Valley Historical Society
New or Updated: 04/10/2003

California
Julian
Eagle & High Peak Mines
2320 C Street Ext
PO Box 624
Julian CA 92036
Phone
760 765-0036
Web Site http://www.julianfun.com/Tourist/todo/All.htm
Alt Web http://powayusd.sdcoe.k12.ca.us/teachers/dservetter/JulianA.htm
Description hour long tours through gold mine, tools machinery, gold panning demonstration, rock and mineral display
Type of Resource Tourist Attraction
Primary Focus Industrial
Field of Study/Science Facility Gold Rush
Industry /Profession Mining
Collection G-M Machinery
Era 1870
New or Updated: 04/19/2003
 

  CA

  Mammoth Lakes

  Mammoth Museum & Historical Preserve

  5489 Sherwin Creek Road

  Mammoth Lakes  CA   93546    

  Phone  760 934-6918

  Web Site  *****

  Alt Web  http://www.explorer1.com/yosemite/historic.htm

  Description  log cabin displays mining equipment, local memorabilia, summer only

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Industry /Profession Mining

  Collection G-M  Machinery

  New or Updated:  5/13/2006

California
Merced
Merced Agricultural Museum
4498 E Highway 140
Merced CA 95340
Phone 209 383-1912
Web Site ****
E-mail mailto:info@mercedmuseum.org
Alt Web http://www.what-where.info/usca_merced.htm-
Description antique farm equipment, buggies, working blacksmith shop
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Agricultural
Collection G-M Machinery
Collection N-Z Vehicles
New or Updated: 05/05/2003

McCloud
Heritage Junction of McCloud, Inc
320 Main
McCloud CA 96057
Phone
530 964-2604
Web Site *****
Alt Web http://www.siskiyouhistory.org/resources.html
Description early days of lumber town, with period costumes, fire fighting equipment, Corliss steam engine
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Building Type Commercial
Industry /Profession Logging
Collection A-F Costume
Collection G-M Machinery
New or Updated: 05/04/2003

California
Orland
Heritage Trail Orland
Glenn County Fairgrounds
PO Box 183
Orland CA 95963
Phone
530 865-2685
Alt Phone
530 865-3781
Web Site
http://www.sierraii.com/orland/ohcs.htm
Alt Web
http://sierraii.com/orland/ohcs.htm
Description
1880 depot, pony barn, school, 1905 steam vacuum pump from sugar processor, Jumbo Lemon roadside stand, printing office
Type of Resource
Museum
Primary Focus
Building Collection
Building Type
Depot
Collection G-M Machinery
Owner/Operator:
Orland Historical and Cultural Society
New or Updated:
05/14/2003

Selma
Selma Pioneer Village
1880 Art Gonzales Parkway
Selma CA 93662
Phone 559 891-2320
Web Site *****
Alt Web http://www.fresno.com/cvonline/misc-rec.htm-selma
Description 15 acres of collected historical buildings, including church, depot, schoolhouse, with collections
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Village
Collection G-M Machinery
Collection N-Z Tools
Era 1880
New or Updated: 06/15/2003

California
Vista
Antique Gas & Steam Engine Museum
2040 N Santa Fe Ave
Vista CA 92083
Phone 760 941-1791
Web Site www.ziggyworks.com/~museum
Description agricultural machinery
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus Industrial
Collection A-F Engines
Collection G-M Machinery


 

 


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