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  Models Pages AK-CACT-IA, IL-KS, KY-MA, MD-ME, MI-MTNC-NJ, NY-OHOR-TN, TX-ZZ  
 

 
Alabama
Birmingham
Southern Museum of Flight
4343 73rd St North
Birmingham AL 35206
Phone 205 833-8226
Web Site http://www.southernmuseumofflight.org/
E-mail mailto:southernmuseumofflight@yahoo.com
Alt Web http://www.bham.net/flight/museum.html
Description crop duster, fighter planes, aviation memorabilia, Kids Hangar, AL Aviation Hall of Fame
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus Aviation
Nature of Group or Site Hall of Fame
Collection G-M Models
Collection N-Z Photography
New or Updated: 06/07/2003

 

  Arkansas

  Fort Smith

  Patent Model Museum

  400 North 8th Street

  Fort Smith  AR   72901    

  Phone   501 782-9014

  Web Site  http://www.patentmodel.org/

  Alt Web  http://www.uspto.gov/web/offices/com/speeches/02-11.htm

  Description  CLOSED, collection now in Syracuse NY

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  Collection N-Z  Models

  New or Updated: 10/31/2004

California
Fallbrook
Fallbrook Historical Society
260 Rockey Crest Road
PO Box 1375
Fallbrook CA 92088
Phone 760 723-4125
Web Site http://sd.znet.com/~schester/fallbrook/history/society/
Description Luiseno Indians, local memorabilia, miniatures of 12 local historic buildings, house museum of first Civil War soldier to win Congressional Medal of Honor
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Building Type Farm
Field of Study/Science Facility Minerals
Collection G-M Models
Group Identity Native American
Research /Reading Library
New or Updated: 04/01/2003

Goleta
South Coast Railroad Museum at Goleta Depot
300 North Los Carneros Road
Goleta CA 93317
Phone 805 964-3540
Web Site http://www.goletadepot.org/index.htm
E-mail  director@goletadepot.org
Description refurbished station, miniature train & handcar rides, HO layout, theater with RR and travel films
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Railroad
Building Type Depot
Collection G-M Models
Era 1901

California
Los Angeles
Hollywood Entertainment Museum
7021 Hollywood Boulevard
Los Angeles CA 90028
Phone 323 465-7900
Web Site http://www.hollywoodmuseum.com/index.html
Description 11x12 foot model of 45 blocks of Hollywood in 1940s, Max Factor exhibit,
science fiction, Masquers club bar & piano

Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus Entertainment
Industry /Profession Movies
Collection A-F Film
Collection G-M Models
New or Updated: 04/24/2003

Mariposa
California State Mining Museum
410 Palm Avenue
Mariposa County Fairgrounds
Mariposa CA 95338
Phone 209 742-7625
Web Site http://www.parks.ca.gov/default.asp?page_id=588
Description California mining & official state mineral collection, working model stamp mill
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Industrial
Field of Study/Science Facility Minerals
Industry /Profession Mining
Collection G-M Model
Owner/Operator: CA State Parks
New or Updated: 04/24/2003

California
Monterey
Maritime Museum of Monterey
5 Custom House Plaza
PO Box 805
Monterey CA 93942
Phone 831 372-2608
Web Site BROKEN http://mhaamm.org/
Description
Type of Resource
Specialty Museum
Primary Focus Maritime
Collection G-M Models
Research/Reading Library

Monterey Park
Historical Society of Monterey Park
781 South Orange Avenue
Monterey Park CA 91754
Phone
Web Site   *****
Description
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Collection G-M Models
New or Updated: 05/07/2003

California
Oxnard
Ventura County Maritime Museum
2731 S Victoria Ave
Oxnard CA 93030
Phone
805 984-6260
Web Site
*****
E-mail
mailto:vcmm@aol.com
Alt Web
http://www.channelislandsharbor.org/beaches.cfm
Description
primary focus is 36 model "Genealogy of the Ship" collection, art works, quarterly rotating exhibits
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus Maritime
Collection G-M Models
New or Updated: 05/14/2003
 

  Poway

  Poway Historical and Memorial Society Museum

  14114 Midland Road

  PO Box 19

  Poway  CA   92047    

  Phone   858 679-8587

  Web Site http://www.powayhistoricalsociety.org/

  Description  egg cups, Squadron model aircraft, Barbies

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Collection A-F   Glass

  Collection G-M   Models

  Collection N-Z   Toys

  New or Updated:  3/15/2007

San Diego
San Diego Model Railroad Museum, Inc
1649 El Prado
San Diego CA 92101
Phone 619 233-8269
Web Site www.sdmodelrailroadm.com
Description
Type of Resource
Railway
Primary Focus Railroad
Collection G-M Models
Owner/Operator:  La Mesa Model Railroad Club

California
Sanger
Sanger Depot Museum
1770 7th Street
PO Box 44
Sanger CA
Phone
559 875-2848
Web Site http://www.webcitypress.com/sanger/
Description housed in former depot, features Yokut Indian basketry, replica of 1890's downtown street, pioneer room, model logging flume
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Building Type Depot
Collection A-F Baskets
Collection G-M Model
New or Updated: 04/28/2003

  San Leandro

  San Leandro Railway Historical Society

  1302 Orchard Ave

  Thrasher Park

  San Leandro  CA   94577    

  Phone  510 569-2490

  Web Site www.slhrs.org/

  E-mail  info@slhrs.org

  Description  Miniature railroad in restored Depot building

  Type of Resource  History Related Organization

  Primary Focus Railroad

  Building Type  Depot

  Collection G-M   Models

  New or Updated:   3/13/2007

California
Wilmington
Drum Barracks Civil War Museum
1052 Banning Boulevard
Wilmington CA 90744
Phone 310 548-7509
Web Site http://www.drumbarracks.org/
Description last remaining wooden building of Union Civil War fort, staging ground for Union activities in the Southwest
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus Military
Collection A-F Arms
Collection N-Z Model
Era 1861-1871
New or Updated: 06/18/2003

 

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