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Connecticut
Bridgeport
Barnum Museum
820 Main Street
Bridgeport CT 06604
Phone 203 331-1104
Web Site www.barnum-museum.org/
Description life and legacy of the great showman P T Barnum in 1893 structure, model 5-ring circus
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Famous People
Industry/Profession Circus
Collection G-M Models

Madison
Allis-Bushnell House
853 Boston Post Road
Madison CT 06443
Phone
203 245-4567
Web Site
http://www.cttourism.org/detail.cfm?ID=84
Description
once occupied by Cornelius Bushnell, sponsor of the SS Monitor
Type of Resource House Museum
Collection A-F Furniture
Collection G-M Models
Era 1785
Owner/Operator: Madison Historical Society
Last changed: 03/08/2003

Connecticut
New London
US Coast Guard Museum
US Coast Guard Academy
15 Mohegan Avenue
New London  CT  06320
Phone 
203 444-8511
Web Site  www.uscg.mil/hq/g-cp/museum/MuseumIndex.html
E-mail  mailto:herrick@dcseq.uscga.edu
Description centered on the Eagle sailing ship, often gone on training missions
Type of Resource  Specialty Museum
Primary Focus  Maritime
Building Type  Ship
Industry /Profession Naval
Collection N-Z  Models

 

 

  Florida
Dade City
Pioneer Florida Museum
15602 Pioneer Museum Road
Dade City FL 33523
Phone 352 567-0262
Web Site http://www.pioneerfloridamuseum.org/
Description museum in 50x100 ft steel building, with relocated buildings on grounds -- school, church, depot on 16 acres, 1864 house
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Building Collection
Collection G-M Models
Collection N-Z Vehicles
Last changed: 03/19/2003

Jacksonville
Jacksonville Maritime Museum Society
1015 Museum Circle
Jacksonville FL
Phone 904 398-9011
Web Site http://www.jaxmarmus.com/
E-mail mailto:rzbz@aug.com
Description features large model of Saratoga aircraft carrier
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus Maritime
Collection G-M Models

Georgia
Brunswick
Horwyl-Broadfield Plantation
5556 US Highway 17 North
Brunswick GA 31525  
Phone 912 264-7333
Web Site http://www.gastateparks.org/dnr/parks/ppage2.cgi?linkval=hofwyl
Description rice plantation thrived from 1807 until after Civil War, operated as dairy from 1915-1942; museum features silver, working model of rice plantation and video on lives of planters and slaves
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Agricultural
Building Type Plantation
Collection G-M Models
Collection N-Z Silver
Era 19th

Midway
Midway Museum, Inc
Highway 17
Midway GA 31320
Phone
912 884-5837
Web Site
http://www.libertyconnection.com/midway/museum.html
Alt Web http://www.geocities.com/f_dyesssoubelle_1999/index.html
Description replica of 18th century style raised cottage house, timber frame with
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Collection G-M Models
New or Updated: 04/30/2003

Hawaii
Kahului
International Paper Airplane Museum
Maui Mall
Kahului HI 96732
Phone
808 877-8916
Web Site
http://www.shaka.com/~edynray/pam/
Description
2500 paper airplanes, Hawaiian aviation memorabilia and photos -- in a mall setting
Type of Resource
Specialty Museum
Primary Focus
Aviation
Collection N-Z Models
New or Updated:
05/11/2003
Iowa
Colfax
Trainland, USA
3135 Highway 117 N
Colfax IA 50054
Phone 515 674-3813
Web Site *****
Description large model train layout 25 O gauge trains on 4000 feet of track
Type of Resource Tourism Information
Primary Focus Railroad
Collection G-M Models

Ottumwa
Wapello County Historical Museum
210 West Main Street
Ottumwa IA 52501
Phone 641 682-8676
Web Site http://www.onethirty.com/museum/
Description scale replica of 1890 Coal Palace, women's fashion 1880-1930, agricultural implements, one room school, parlor
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Collection A-F Costume
Collection G-M Models

Iowa
Pella
Pella Historical Village
507 Franklin Street
Pella IA 50219
Phone 641 628-2409
Web Site http://www.pellatuliptime.com/
Description 21 building village of Dutch buildings, annual tulip festival, flower gardens
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Village
Collection G-M Models
Group Identity Dutch
New or Updated: 05/31/2003

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