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  Colorado

  Canon City

  Canon City Municipal Museum

   612 Royal Gorge Boulevard

  PO Box 1460 (81215)

  Canon City    CO   81212    

  Phone   719 269-9018

  Web Site  *****

  Alt Web  http://www.coloradoinfo.com/travel.asp?pageid=19%7C25%7C94%7C95

  Description  cultural & natural history of Fremont County in three historic buildings and two galleries

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Fossils

  Collection A-F Arms

  Collection N-Z  Paintings

  Era  1860-1950

  New or Updated:    4/1/2005


Denver
Turner Museum
773 Downing
Denver CO 80218
Phone 308 832-0224
Web Site http://www.turnermuseum.org/lobby.htm
Description works of J M W Turner - the web site seems to indicate a move to
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Collection A-F Drawings
Collection N-Z Paintings
Research /Reading Library
Last changed: 03/08/2003

Colorado
Estes Park
Satirical World Art Museum
170 Moraine Avenue
PO Box 3854
Estes Park CO 80517
Phone 970 58603141
Web Site *****
Alt Web http://estes.on-line.com/
Description works by Jose Perez
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Collection A-F Drawings
Collection N-Z Paintings
New or Updated: 03/20/2003

Connecticut
Cos Cob
Bush-Holley Historic Site
39 Strickland Road
Cos Cob CT 6807
Phone
203 869-6899
Web Site
http://www.hstg.org/
E-mail mailto:pswasey@hstg.org
Alt Web http://www.tfaoi.com/newsm1/n1m154.htm
Description home was the gathering point of American Impressionist artists, some of their paintings are on display
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Collection N-Z Paintings
Research/Reading Archives
Era 1730
Owner/Operator: Historical Society of the Town of Greenwich

  Farmington

  Hill-Stead Museum

  35 Mountain Road

  Farmington     CT      06032    

  Phone   860 677-4787

  Web Site  http://www.hillstead.org/

  E-mail  mailto:hillstead@hillstead.org

  Description  furnishings and art collected by a wealthy family in the early 1900's, set on 152 acres, sunken garden

  Type of Resource   House Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Collection A-F Decorative Arts

  Collection N-Z  Paintings

  Era  1900

  New or Updated:             8/13/2005

Connecticut
Greenwich
Bruce Museum
1 Museum Drive
Greenwich CT 06830
Phone 203 869-0376
Web Site www.brucemuseum.com
Description art and science -- interactive exhibits, mechanical banks, 19th century American art
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Natural History
Collection A-F Banks
Collection N-Z Paintings
Research/Reading Library
Era 19th

  Hartford

  Wadsworth Athenaeum

  600 Main Street

  Hartford  CT   06103    

  Phone   860 278-2670

  Web Site  www.wadsworthatheneum.org

  E-mail  info@wadsworthathenaeum.org

  Description  oldest public art museum in the US,  American, French, British, large colonial Furniture collection, AmIstad Foundation African-American collection

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Collection A-F Furniture

  Collection N-Z  Paintings

  New or Updated:  10/26/2005

Connecticut
Litchfield
Litchfield Historical Society Inc
7 South Street
Litchfield CT 06759
Phone 860 567-4501
Web Site http://www.litchfieldct.com/twn/lhistsoc.html
Description museum features early American paintings, furniture, local history, also maintains Tapping Reeve House & Law School, which graduated over 130 members of Congress
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Building Type School
Collection A-F Decorative Arts
Collection N-Z Painting
Era 1774
Last changed: 02/25/2003

  New Britain

  New Britain Museum of American Art

  56 Lexington Street

  New Britain  CT     06052    

  Phone   860 229-0257

  Web Site  www.nbmaa.org

  E-mail  nbmaa@nbmaa.org

  Description  250 years of American art

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Collection N-Z  Paintings

  New or Updated:        2/20/2005
 

  Connecticut
 
New Haven
 
Yale Center for British Art
 
1080 Chapel Street
 
PO Box 208280
 
New Haven  CT   06520  
 
Phone   203 432-2800
 
Web Site  www.yale.edu/ycba
 
E-mail  mailto:ycbainfo@yale.edu
 
Description  one of the most comprehensive collections outside of London
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Arts
 
Collection A-F Drawings
 
Collection N-Z  Paintings
 
Group Identity   British Isles
 
Owner/Operator:  Yale University
 
New or Updated:   5/14/2005
 

  New Haven
 
Yale U Art Gallery
 
1111 Chapel Street
 
New Haven  CT  06510    
 
Phone   203 432-0600
 
Web Site  www.yale.edu/artgallery
 
Alt Web  www.cis.yale.edu/yups/yuag/lobby.html
 
Description  over 100,000 works in collection from every period, coins & medals
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Arts
 
Collection A-F Money
 
Collection N-Z  Paintings
 
Owner/Operator:  Yale University

  New or Updated:   5/18/2005
 

  CT

  New London

  Lyman Allyn Museum of Art

  625 Williams Street

  Connecticut College

  New London  CT   06320    

  Phone   860 443-2545

  Web Site  http://lymanallyn.conncoll.edu/

  E-mail  mailto:info@lymanallyn.org

  Description  19th century American paintings, European works on paper 16th-19th century,

                    decorative arts

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Collection A-F Furniture

  Collection N-Z  Paintings

  New or Updated:  12/12/2005

Old Lyme
Florence Griswold Museum
96 Lyme Street
Old Lyme CT 06371
Phone 860 434-5542
Web Site www.flogris.org
Description paintings on canvas, walls, and doors reflect early 20th century artist's salon background of this house
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Collection N-Z Paintings

Connecticut
Waterford
Harkness Memorial State Park -- Eolia
275 Great Neck Road
Waterford CT 06385
Phone 860 443-5725
Web Site http://dep.state.ct.us/stateparks/parks/harkness.htm
Description 42 room Eolia mansion, summer home of Harkness family, gardens
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Garden
Collection N-Z Paintings
Era 1902
Owner/Operator: CT Dept. Environmental Protection
New or Updated: 04/06/2003

West Hartford
Saint Joseph College Collections
Saint Joseph College
Bruyette Athenaeum
West Hartford CT 06117
Phone 860 231-5367
Alt Phone 860 231-5754
Web Site http://www.sjc.edu/content.cfm/pageid/548/
E-mail mailto:asievers@sjc.edu
Description recently relocated collection of 0ver 1,000 American & European works on paper
Type of Resource Gallery
Primary Focus Arts
Collection A-F Drawings
Collection N-Z Paintings
New or Updated: 04/06/2003

 

 

 

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