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 Louisiana

  Welsh

  Joe's Lionel Electric Toy Train Room

  204 N Railroad Avenue

  Welsh  LA

  Phone   337 734-3502

  Web Site  http://www.bmaweb.com/joestrains/default.htm

  Alt Web  http://www.jeffdavis.org/attractions.htm

  Description  Lionel layout with additional trains and railroad history -- by appointment only

  Type of Resource   Tourist Attraction

  Primary Focus  Merchant

  Collection G-M  Model Railroad

  New or Updated:   9/1/2004

 

  MA

  Chester

  Chester Foundation

  10 Prospect Street

  PO Box 276

  Chester  MA   01011    

  Phone   413 354-6570

  Web Site  http://www.chestermass.com/Chester_Foundation/chester_foundation.html

  E-mail  mailto:dproct01@emerald.tufts.edu

  Description  railroad memorabilia in historic station

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Railroad

  Building Type Depot

  Collection G-M  Model Railroad

  Collection  Rolling Stock

  Era  1840

  New or Updated:  4/11/2006


Massachusetts
Huntington
Chester Foundation
PO Box 276
Huntington MA 01050
Phone 413 354-7752
Web Site http://www.seeourtown.com/arts/museums/ChesterFoundation/chesterfound.cfm
E-mail mailto:dproct01@emerald.tufts.edu
Description railroad memorabilia in historic station
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Railroad
Building Type Depot
Collection G-M Model Railroad
Collection N-Z Rolling Stock
Era 1840

Wenham
Wenham Museum
132 Main Street
Wenham MA 01984
Phone 978 468-2377
Web Site www.wenhammuseum.org
Description concentrates on everyday Family Life from 17th century to the present
Type of Resource Museum
Industry/Profession Textiles
Collection A-F Costumes
Collection G-M Model Railroad
Collection N-Z Toys

Maryland
Brunswick
Brunswick Railroad Museum C&O Visitor Center
40 West Potomac Street
Brunswick ME 21716
Phone
301 834-7100
Web Site http://www.brrm.net/

Alt Web http://www.nps.gov/choh/pphtml/print.html
Description 2000 square foot interactive HO scale railroad depicting B&O line located in C&O Canal Visitor Center
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Railroad
Collection G-M Model Railroad
New or Updated: 10/17/2003

  Maine

  Kittery

  Railway City USA

  Route 236

  Kittery  ME  03904    

  Phone   207 439-1204

  Web Site  *****

  Alt Web  http://visitmaine.com/organization/detail.php?organization_id=524

  Description  model railroad museum & store

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Railroad

  Collection G-M  Model Railroad

  New or Updated:  8/21/2004

  MI

  Alden

  Alden Depot Park & Museum

  10670 Coy

  PO Box 204

  Alden  MI   49612    

  Phone  231 331-4274

  Web Site *****

  Alt Web http://www.michigan.org/travel/detail.asp?m=&p=b3969

  Description

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Railroad

  Building Type Depot

  Collection G-M   Model Railroad

  Collection N-Z  Photography

  Era  1908

  New or Updated:  1/9/2007


  Michigan
  Coopersville
  Coopersville Area Historical Society
 
363 Main Street
  Coopersville  MI  49404   
 
Phone  616 837-6978
  Web Site  http://www.coopersville.com/museum.html
  Description  memorial to Del Shannon, early rock 'n roller in restored depot with re-                        crated drugstore, railroad memorabilia, more
 
Type of Resource  Museum
  Primary Focus  Famous People
  Building Type  Depot
  Collection G-M  Model Railroad
  New or Updated:  07/26/2003
 

  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

  Durand
 
Michigan Railroad History Museum
 
200 Railroad Street
 
PO Box 106
 
Durand  MI  48429    
 
Phone  989 288-3561
 
Web Site  http://durandstation.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:dusi@durandstation.org
 
Description  railroad museum in still-used depot
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Primary Focus  Railroad
 
Building Type  Depot
 
Collection G-M  Model Railroad
 
Research /Reading  Archives
 
Era      1905
 
Owner/Operator:  Durand Union Station Inc
 
New or Updated:  10/16/2003

  MN

  Bemidji

  Beltrami County Historical Society

  130 Minnesota Avenue

  Mail: Box 683 Bemidji 55619

  Bemidji  MN   56601    

  Phone  218 444-3376

  Web Site www.paulbunyan.net/users/depot/index.html

  E-mail  depot@paulbunyan.net

  Description  1870-1920 agriculture, RR, lumbering  in three galleries of Great

                    Northern Railroad depot

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Building Type  Depot

  Collection G-M  Model Railroad

  Group Identity  Native American

  Research   Archives

  Era  912

  New or Updated:   7/2/2007


  Minnesota
  Currie
  End-o-Line Railroad Park
 
440 North Mill Street
  Currie  MN  56123   
 
Phone  507 763-3708
  Web Site  http://www.endoline.com/
  Description  gathering of local buildings and railroad related items including school,                         caboose, general store, Section foreman's house, stem engine, 6 mile trail  Type of Resource  Museum
  Primary Focus  Railroad
  Building Type  Depot
  Kind of Activity  Trail
  Collection G-M  Model Railroad
  New or Updated:  07/29/2003
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