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  Montezuma

  Stauth Memorial Museum

  111 North Aztec Street

  PO Box 396

  Montezuma  KS   67867    

  Phone  620 846-2527

  Web Site http://skyways.lib.ks.us/towns/Montezuma/stauth.html

  Description  collection gathered by couple in 23 international trips over 40 years

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Collection A-F  Coins

  Collection N-Z  Taxidermy

  New or Updated:  9/19/2007


Kansas
Topeka
Kansas Museum of History
6425 SW Sixth Avenue
Topeka KS 66615
Phone 785 272-8681
Web Site http://www.kshs.org/places/museum.htm
E-mail mailto:kansasmuseum@kshs.org
Description art, diners, printing presses, furniture, quilts, military, fraternal societies, currency, tools & equipment, cars, railroad, archeology, portraits, log house
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Kind of Activity Trail
Industry /Profession Printing
Collection A-F Currency
Collection N-Z Portraits
Research /Reading Library
Owner/Operator: Kansas State Historical Society
New or Updated: 07/05/2003

 

 

 

 

 

  Kentucky
  Williamsburg
  Cumberland  Inn  & Museum
 
649 South 10th St
  Williamsburg  KY  40769    
  Phone  606 539-3100
  Web Site  http://www.cumberlandinn.com/
  Toll Free  800 315-0286
  E-mail  mailto:museum@cumberlandinn.com
  Description  College owned miscellany of collections includes mounted animals, 7,000                         crosses, Christmas items
 
Type of Resource    Museum
  
Building Type            Hotel/Inn
   Collection A-F
           Coins
   Collection N-Z
                Taxidermy
   Research /Reading
                        Archives
   Owner/Operator:
                        Cumberland College
  
New or Updated:                        07/18/2003

  MA

  Cambridge

  Arthur M Sackler Museum

  32 Quincy St

  Cambridge  MA   02138    

  Phone  617 495-9400

  Web  www.artmuseums.harvard.edu

  Description  Ancient, Asian & Islamic art

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Collection A-F Jade

  Collection G-M  Money

  Group Identity   Asian

  New or Updated  1/25/2006

Michigan
Berrien Springs
Siegfried H Horn Archaeological Museum
Institute of Archaeology
Andrews University
Berrien Springs MI 49104
Phone
616 471-3273
Web Site http://www.andrews.edu/ARCHAEOLOGY/museum/index.htm
E-mail mailto:hornmusm@andrews.edu
Description concentration on Near, large cuneiform tablet collection, early bronze age to Islamic
Type of Resource Museum
Field of Study/Science Facility Archaeology
Collection A-F Coins

  MO

  Columbia

  Museum of Art and Archaeology

  1 Pickard Hall

  Columbia  MO   65211    

  Phone  573 882-3591

  Web Site http://maa.missouri.edu/

  Description  6 continents, 5000 years, focus on ancient Mediterranean societies

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Archaeology

  Collection G-M   Money

  Collection N-Z  Sculpture

  New or Updated:  8/10/2007

  MS

  Oxford

  University Museums, U of Mississippi

  University of Mississippi

  Oxford  MS  38677   

  Web Site www.olemiss.edu/depts/classics/museums.html

  E-mail  mailto:museums@olemiss.edu

  Description  Greek & Roman, 19th century science apparatus, American southern,

                    West African, Caribbean folkart

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Field of Study/Science Facility Archaeology

  Collection A-F  Decorative Arts

  Collection G-M  Money

  Collection N-Z   Pottery

  New or Updated:  9/23/2006

  NC

  Charlotte

  Mint Museum of Art

  2730 Randolph Road

  Charlotte  NC  28207    

  Phone 704 337-2000

  Web Site www.mintmuseum.org/

  Description museum with façade of 1836 US Mint, general collection

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Industry /Profession Textiles

  Collection A-F  Decorative Arts

  Collection G-M  Money

  Collection N-Z   Pottery

  New or Updated:  10/17/2006

  Nebraska
  Hastings

  Hastings Museum of Natural & Cultural History

  1330 North Burlington Avenue

  PO Box 1286

  Hastings  NE   68901    

  Phone   402 461-4629

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

  Toll Free  800 508-4629

  Description  cultural and natural history, 200 mounted birds

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Natural History

  Kind of Activity   IMAX

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Planetarium

  Collection A-F Coins

  Collection N-Z  Vehicles

  New or Updated:  2/4/2005

  Nevada
 
Carson City
 
Nevada State Museum
 
600 North Carson Street
 
Carson City  NV  89701    
 
Phone  775 687-4810
 
Web Site  http://dmla.clan.lib.nv.us/docs/museums/cc/carson.htm
 
Description  mint with coin press, costume & textile collection, walk-through ghost town       & mine, baskets, archaeology, natural history, mammoth skeleton, earth
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Geology
 
Industry /Profession  Textiles
 
Collection A-F  Costume
 
Collection G-M  Money
 
Owner/Operator:  NV Dept of Cultural Affairs
 
New or Updated:  07/11/2003

  NY

  New York

  American Numismatic Society

  96 Fulton Street

  New York  NY   10038    

  Phone  212 571-4470

  Web  http://www.amnumsoc.org/

  E-mail  mailto:info@numismatics.org

  Description  coins of all eras and countries, joint exhibitions with Federal reserve of

                    New York

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  History Resource

  Collection A-F Coins

  Collection G-M  Money

  Research  Library

  New or Updated        2/9/2006
 

  NY

  New York

  Museum of American Financial History

  28 Broadway

  New York  NY  10004    

  Phone  212 908-4110

  Web Site www.financialhistory.org

  Description  Wall street, money, financial literacy

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Collection G-M  Money

  New or Updated:  8/18/2006

Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
U S Mint Philadelphia
115 North Independence Mall East
Philadelphia PA 19106
Phone   215 408-0114
Web Site  http://www.usmint.gov/about_the_mint/mint_facilities/index.cfm?action=PA_facilities
Description first mint in the US, currently closed to public tours
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Collection G-M Money
Texas
San Antonio
Wooden Nickel Historical Museum
345 Old Austin Road
San Antonio TX 78209
Phone 210 829-1291
Web Site www.wooden-nickel.net/
E-mail museum@wooden-nickel.net
Description wooden nickel collection, presses used to make wooden nickels
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Collection G-M Money
Collection N-Z Printing
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