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New York
Albany
Albany Institute of History & Art
125 Washington Avenue
Albany NY 12210
Phone 518 463-0396
Web Site www.albanyinstitute.org
Description Hudson River School paintings, sculpture, pewter,
Type of Resource Museum
Collection N-Z Paintings
 

  Auburn

  William H Seward House

  33 South Street

  Auburn  NY   13201    

  Phone   315 252-1283

  Web Site  www.sewardhouse.org/

  E-mail  mailto:pwisbey@sewardhouse.org

  Description  House of Lincoln's Secretary of State during the Civil War, purchaser of Alaska from the Russians
 
Type of Resource   House Museum

  Primary Focus  Famous People

  Nature of Group or Site  Government

  Industry /Profession Politics

  Collection N-Z  Paintings

  New or Updated:        10/25/2005

  New York
 
Bayside
 
QCC Art Gallery
 
222-05 56th Avenue
 
Queensborough CC
 
Bayside     NY 11364    
 
Phone   718 631-6396
 
Web Site  http://web.acc.qcc.cuny.edu/Gallery/
 
E-mail  mailto:ArtGallery@qcc.cuny.edu
 
Description  community art with ethnic focus
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Arts
 
Collection N-Z  Paintings
 
New or Updated:    1/5/2004
 

  Buffalo

  Buffalo and Erie County Historical Society

  25 Nottingham Court

  Buffalo                       NY           14216    

  Phone   716 873-9644

  Web Site  http://www.bechs.org/

  Description  Native American, War of 1812, Erie Canal, Millard Fillmore, Grover Cleveland, William McKinley, Industrial (steel, aircraft engines, windshield wipers, unions), immigrants,

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Industry /Profession Textiles

  Collection G-M  Glass

  Collection N-Z  Paintings

  Research /Reading  Library

  New or Updated:             8/26/2005

New York
Burchfield Penney Art Center
1300 Elmwood Avenue
Buffalo NY 14222
Phone 716 878-6011
Web Site www.burchefield-penney.org
Description works by watercolorist Charles Burchfield, Charles Cary Ramsey, Roycroft Arts and Crafts community
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Collection N-Z Paintings

Canajoharie
Canajoharie Library and Art Gallery
2 Erie Boulevard
Canajoharie NY 13317
Phone 518 673-2314
Web Site www.clag.org
Description representative art by Winslow Homer, American Impressionists, Hudson River School
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Collection N-Z Paintings
Research/Reading  Library

New York
Corning
Rockwell Museum
111 Cedar Street
Corning NY 14830
Phone 508 441-0440
Web Site www.athm.org/sites/athm24/home.html
Alt Web www.stny.lrun.com/RockwellMuseum/
Description noted Western art collection in all media
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Field of Study/Science Facility Old West
Collection N-Z Paintings

  Elmira
 
Arnot Art Museum
 
235 Lake Street
 
Elmira  NY  14901    
 
Phone   607 734-3697
 
Web Site  http://www.arnotartmuseum.org/
 
Description  17th-19th century European, 19th20th century American paintings, Asian,                     Egyptian, Pre-Columbian, Native American
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Arts
 
Collection N-Z  Paintings
 
New or Updated:  2/7/2004

  New York
 
High Falls
 
D & H Canal Historical Society
 
Mohonk Road
 
High Falls   NY 12440    
 
Phone   845 687-9311
 
Web Site  http://www.canalmuseum.org/museum.htm
 
E-mail  mailto:info@canalmuseum.org
 
Description  dioramas, artifacts, paintings, photos & documents of canal
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Industrial
 
Building Type   Church
 
Industry /Profession Transportation
 
Collection G-M  Maps
 
Collection N-Z  Paintings
 
New or Updated:     2/19/2004

Hudson
Olana SHS
5720 Route 9G
Hudson NY 12534
Phone 518 828-0135
Web Site www.hvnet.com/houses/olana/index.htm
Description home of painter Frederic Edwin Church, designed, built, and furnished by him, many of his paintings are still there
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Famous People
Collection N-Z Paintings
 

  NY

  Huntington

  Hecksher Museum of Art

  2 Prime Avenue

  Huntington                    NY           11743    

  Phone   631 351-3250

  Web Site  http://www.heckscher.org/index.htm?pagetop.htm&0

  Description  general art museum of 19th-21st century European & American art, Hudson River &  Long Island Schools

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Collection N-Z  Paintings

  New or Updated:           12/12/2005

  New York
 
Kings Point
 
American Merchant Marine Museum
 
US Merchant Marine
 
300 Steamboat Rd
 
Kings Point  NY 11024    
 
Phone   516 773-5515
 
Web Site  http://www.usmma.edu/museum/visiting.htm
 
Description  maritime Hall of Fame for individuals & vessels, "Ships Made America" theme,                     restored 9th century engine
 
Type of Resource   Specialty Museum
 
Primary Focus  Maritime
 
Nature of Group or Site  Hall of Fame
 
Collection A-F Arms
 
Collection G-M  Models
 
Collection N-Z  Paintings
 
New or Updated:   2/26/2004

 
 
Kingston
 
Hudson River Maritime Museum
 
One Rondout Landing
 
Kingston   NY   12401   
 
Phone   845 338-0071
 
Web Site  http://www.ulster.net/~hrmm/
 
E-mail  mailto:hrmm@ulster.net
 
Description  riverfront building with documents, photos, small craft collection, water trips                     to lighthouse in river
 
Type of Resource   Specialty Museum
 
Primary Focus  Maritime
 
Building Type   Lighthouse
 
Collection N-Z  Paintings
 
Research /Reading  Library
 
New or Updated:    5/12/2004

  New York
 
Kingston
 
Senate House State Historic Site
 
296 Fair Street
 
Kingston   NY  12401    
 
Phone   845 338-2786
 
Web Site  http://nysparks.state.ny.us/cgi-bin/cgiwrap/nysparks/historic.cgi?p+25
 
Description  house in which New Yorkers formed their own government in 1777, adjacent
                   
 museum
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Collection N-Z  Paintings
 
Research /Reading  Library
 
Era  Revolutionary War
 
New or Updated:   2/27/2004
 

  NY

  New York

  Fraunces Tavern Museum

  54 Pearl Street

  New York  NY  10004    

  Phone   212 425-1776

  Web http://www.frauncestavernmuseum.org/

  Description  home became a tavern in 1762, saw many famous people in the Revolution,

                     later housed 3 departments of the US government

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Building

  Collection  Paintings

  Era  1719

  Owner/Operator:  Sons of the Rervolution

  New or  Updated                      2/9/2006


  NY

  New York

  Hispanic Society of America

  Audubon Terrace

  mail 613 West 155th St

  New York  NY  10032    

  Phone   212 926-2234

  Web Site  www.hispanicsociety.org

  Description  paintings by Spanish masters, furniture, Roman artifacts

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Collection A-F Decorative Arts

  Collection N-Z  Paintings

  Group Identity   Latin American

  Research /Reading  Library

  New or Updated:   11/30/2005
 

  NY

  New York

  MoMa Museum of Modern Art

  11 West 53rd Street

  New York   NY  10019    

  Phone  212 408-6300

  Alt Phone  212 708-9800

  Web Site www.moma.org

  Description  20th century work, films, Picasso, VanGogh, Matisse, Monet, Warhol,

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Collection A-F  Drawings

  Collection G-M  Models

  Collection N-Z   Paintings

  Research  Library

  Era  20th

  New or Updated:  9/13/2006


  New York

  New York

  National Academy Museum and School of Fine Arts

  1083 5th Avenue

  New York         NY           10128    

  Phone   212 389-4880

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

  E-mail  mailto:jsternberg@nationalacademy.org

  Description  since 1826 - rotating exhibits of permanent (8000 items) and temporary exhibits of  American art in all media

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Collection N-Z  Paintings

  Owner/Operator:  National Academy of Design

  New or Updated:           10/13/2005
 

  NY

  New York

  New York Historical Society

  170 Central Park West

  New York  NY  10024    

  Phone  212 873-3400

  Web Site  www.nyhistory.org

  Description  city collections, exhibits, programs, prints, Kid City, almost all of

                    Audubon's birds, extensive Tiffany Studios collection

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Collection  Birds

  Collection  Paintings

  Research  Library

  New or Updated:  4/17/2006

 

  New York

  New York

  Nicholas Roerich Museum

  319 West 107th St

  New York                  NY           10025    

  Phone   212 864-7752

  Web Site  www.roerich.org

  E-mail  mailto:director@roerich.org

  Description  Paintings by Russian-born artist

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Collection N-Z  Paintings

  New or Updated:           11/11/2005


Oneonta
Foreman Gallery
Hartman College
Oneonta NY 13820
Phone 607 431-4825
Web Site
Description
regional & national artists
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Collection N-Z Paintings
 

  NY

  Poughkeepsie

  Francis Lehman Loeb Art Center at Vassar College

  124 Raymond Avenue

  Vassar College

  Poughkeepsie  NY  12601    

  Phone   845 437-7745

  Web Site  http://fllac.vassar.edu/

  Description  general arts museum, antiquities, medieval renaissance, Baroque, 19

                    C. European, American, 20th C, photographs, prints & drawings, Asian

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Collection  Paintings

  Owner/Operator:  Vassar College

  New or Updated:   2/20/2006


 

  NY

  Rochester

  Memorial Art Gallery U Rochester

  500 University Avenue

  Rochester  NY 14607    

  Phone   585 473-7720

  Web Site  http://mag.rochester.edu/

  Description  general art museum with works of multiple eras, media; folk art; Monet,

                     Cezanne, Homer, Cassatt

  Type of Resource  Gallery

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Collection   Decorative Arts

  Collection G-M  Graphic Arts

  Collection   Paintings

  Owner/Operator:  University of Rochester

  New or Updated:  2/18/2006


  New York

  Rome

  Rome Historical Society Museum

  200 Church Street

  Rome  NY 13440    

  Phone   315 336-5870

  Web Site  http://www.dreamscape.com/romehist/docs/overview.html

  E-mail  mailto:romehist@dreamscape.com

  Alt Web  http://www.roundthebend.com/central/lthrmuse.html

  Description  local memorabilia, 3 historic sites

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Collection N-Z  Paintings

  Research /Reading  Library

  New or Updated:  9/29/2004

  Schenectady
 
Schenectady County Historical Society
 
32 Washington Avenue
 
Schenectady  NY 12305    
 
Phone   518 374-0263
 
Web Site  http://www.schist.org/
 
Description  house in Stockade district with modern library addition
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Local History
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Genealogy
 
Collection A-F Decorative Arts
 
Collection N-Z  Paintings
  Research /Reading  Library
 
Era  1895
 
New or Updated:     4/5/2004

  New York
 
Staten Island
 
Staten Island Institute of Arts and Sciences
 
75 Stuyvesant Place
 
Staten Island  NY  10301    
 
Phone   718 727-1135
 
Web Site  http://www.siiasmuseum.org/default.php  Alt Web
 
Description  cultural, artistic, and natural heritage of island community, with feature on 
                   
Staten Island Ferry
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Maritime
 
Collection N-Z  Paintings
 
Research /Reading  Archives
 
New or Updated:   4/9/2004

  Southampton
 
Parrish Art Museum
 
25 Job's Lane
 
Southampton  NY 11968    
 
Phone   516 283-2118
 
Web Site  http://thehamptons.com/museum/main.html
 
Description  mostly 19th century American; William Merritt Chase, Farifield Porter
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Arts
 
Collection N-Z  Paintings
 
Era  19th
 
New or Updated:    4/7/2004

New York
Syracuse
Everson Museum of Art
401 Harrison Street
Syracuse NY 13202
Phone 315 474-6064
Web Site www.everson.org
E-mail eversonadmin@netsitesys.com
Description sculpture, photography, early video art, ceramics collection is American-oriented
Type of Resource Museum
Collection A-F Ceramics
Collection N-Z Paintings
 

  NY

  Utica

  Munson-Williams Proctor Institute Museum of Art

  310 Genessee Street

  Utica  NY   13502    

  Phone  315 797-0000

  Web Site www.mwpi.edu

  Description international art 18th-20th centuries

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Collection A-F  Decorative Arts

  Collection N-Z  Paintings

  New or Updated:  8/20/2006

 

  

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