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  Los Angeles

  American Film Institute

  2021 N Western Avenue

  Los Angeles CA   90027    

  Phone 323 856-7654

  Web     http://www.afi.com/

  Description  history of film, television & cable, scripts, seminar transcripts non-

                    circulating research library

  Type of Resource   History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  Entertainment

  Industry /Profession Movies

  Collection G-M  Manuscripts

  Research    Library

  New or Updated                           2/9/2006


  California
 
Los Angeles
 
Getty Center
 
1200 Getty Center Drive #1100
 
Los Angeles  CA  90049    
 
Phone  310 440-7360
 
Web Site  www.getty.edu/
 
Description  International art and culture, research & cultural institutes on site
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Primary Focus  Arts
 
Collection A-F  Furniture
 
Collection N-Z  Paintings
 
Research /Reading  Manuscripts
 
New or Updated:  08/20/2003

 

 

  DE

  New Castle

  Old Library Museum

  40 E Third St

  New Castle  DE  19720    

  Phone  302 322-2794

  Web Site  http://www.newcastlehistory.org/houses/library.html

  Alt Web  http://www.newcastlecity.org/visitors/bldgs.html - Library%20Museum

  Description  located in 1892 Victorian building, houses changing exhibits

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Building Type Library

  Industry /Profession Textiles

  Collection A-F  Decorative Arts

  Collection G-M  Manuscripts

  Collection N-Z  Photography

  New or Updated:  1/17/2007

  Kansas
 
Wichita
 
Museum of World Treasures
 
835 E 1st Street
 
Wichita  KS     67202    
 
Phone   316 263-1311
 
Web Site  http://www.worldtreasures.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:museum@WorldTreasures.org
 
Description  built around extensive autograph & document collection, Hall of the Ancients,
                   
Hall of the Royalty, Hall of the Americas
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Collection G-M  Manuscripts
 
New or Updated:    5/12/2004

Massachusetts
Boston
Massachusetts Historical Society
1154 Boylston Street
Boston MA 02215
Phone 617 536-1608
Web Site http://www.masshist.org/welcome/
Description 400,000 volumes of books & manuscripts on Massachusetts & US History -John & Abigail Adams collection
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus History Resource
Collection G-M Manuscripts
Research /Reading Library
New or Updated: 07/02/2003
 

  MA

  Boston

  New England Historic Genealogical Society

  101 Newbury Street

  Boston   MA  02116    

  Phone  617 536-5740

  Web Site http://www.newenglandancestors.org/Default.asp

  Description  large genealogy society, with a research library in the heart of Boston

  Type of Resource   History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  History Resource

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Genealogy

  Collection N-Z   Manuscripts

  Research  Library

  New or Updated:  5/1/2007


  MA

  Natick

  Museum of  World War II

  46 Eliot Street

  Natick       MA           01760    

  Phone   508 651-7695

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

  Description  by appointment only, original documents, 83 mannequins with uniforms, German

                    artifacts, spy equipment

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Military

  Collection G-M  Manuscripts

  Collection N-Z  Uniforms

  New or Updated:           12/20/2005

  Williamstown
 
Chapin Library of Rare Books
 
26 Hopkins Hall
 
Williamstown   MA  01267     
 
Phone   413 597-2462
 
Web Site  http://www.williams.edu/resources/chapin/welcome.html
 
Description  rare European & American books & manuscripts, mounts exhibits each year                     mostly featuring documents, engravings and prints
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  History Resource
 
Collection A-F Books
 
Collection G-M  Manuscripts
 
Research /Reading  Library
 
Owner/Operator:  Williams College
 
New or Updated:  1/27/2004

  MD

  Baltimore

  Walters Art Museum

  600 North Charles St

  Baltimore  MD   21201    

  Phone 410 547-9000

  Web Site www.thewalters.org

  E-mail  mailto:info@thewalters.org

  Description  general art museum, ancient to 19th century Asian, Old Master, Art

                    Nouveau - 5000 years

  Type of Resource Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Collection A-F  Decorative Arts

  Collection G-M  Manuscripts

  Collection N-Z  Paintings

  Research  Library

  New or Updated:  7/25/2006

New Mexico
Albuquerque
Center for Southwest Research
General Library
Univeristy of New Mexico
Albuquerque NM 87131
Phone
505 277-6451
Web Site
http://www.unm.edu/~cswrref/enginfo.html
E-mail mailto:cswrref@unm.edu
Description varied library & archival collections on New Mexico, cating back to Spanish Colonial era, at U oNew Mexico library
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus History Resource
Field of Study/Science Facility Architecture
Industry /Profession Music
Collection G-M Manuscripts
Collection N-Z Photography
Research /Reading Library
New or Updated: 05/14/2003

Albuquerque
Charlie Morrisey Research Hall Collection
University of New Mexico
Division of African-American Studies
Albuquerque NM 87131
Phone 505 277-5644
Web Site http://www.unm.edu/~afamstds/hall.htm
Description collection of archival material on Blacks in the Southwest
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus History Resource
Field of Study/Science Facility Oral history
Collection G-M Manuscripts
Collection N-Z Photography
Group Identity African American
Research /Reading Archives
New or Updated: 05/15/2003

   New Mexico
 
Nageezi
 
Chaco Culture NHP
 
PO Box 220
  Nageezi  NM  87037
  Phone 505 786-7014
  Web Site  http://www.nps.gov/chcu/
  E-mail  mailto:CHCU_Interpretation@nps.gov
 
Description  remote site holds remnants of Pueblo urban center, museum & observatory         Type of Resource  Historic Place
  Kind of Activity  Trails
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Archaeology
  Collection G-M  Manuscripts
  Group Identity  Native American
  Research /Reading  Library
  Era  850-1250
  Owner/Operator:  NPS
  New or Updated:  07/16/2003

  NY

  New York

  Pierpont Morgan Library

  29 East 36th Street

  New York  NY   10016    

  Phone  212 590-0300

  Web  www.morganlibrary.org

  E-mail  mailto:media@morganlibrary.org

  Description  complex of buildings with exhibitions and library, focus on medieval art and

                     studies

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Architecture

  Collection A-F Books

  Collection G-M  Manuscripts

  Collection  Prints

  Research   Library

  Era  Medieval

  New or Updated         2/9/2006

  Pennsylvania
 
Philadelphia
 
Historical Society of Pennsylvania
 
1300 Locust Street
 
Philadelphia  PA    19107    
 
Phone   215 732-6200
 
Web Site  http://www.hsp.org/
 
Description  extensive online catalogues, indexes, and exhibits, with large ethnic &                     manuscript collections
 
Type of Resource   History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  History Resource
 
Collection N-Z  Manuscripts
 
Research /Reading  Library
 
New or Updated:    5/1/2004
 

  TX

  Austin

  Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center

  21st& Guadalope

  U Texas Austin

  Austin  TX   78705    

  Phone   512 471-9119

  Web Site  www.utaustin.edu

  Description  cultural archives with manuscripts, rare books, photos, work of art -Guttenberg Bible, "first photograph" (1826)

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Collection A-F Books

  Collection G-M  Manuscripts

  Collection N-Z  Photography

  Research /Reading  Archives

  New or Updated:    12/2/2005

 
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