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Pacific Railroad Photographic History Museum
Address
*****
Phone
Web Site
http://cprr.org
Description web-based collection of thousands of photos and drawings of the transcontinental railroad
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus Railroad
Kind of Activity Link List
Nature of Group or Site Online Museum
Collection N-Z Photography
New or Updated: 07/09/2003
 

  CA

  Barstow

  Mojave River Valley Museum

  270  Virginia Way

  PO Box 1282

  Barstow  CA   92311    

  Phone  760 256-5452

  Web Site http://mojaverivervalleymuseum.org/

  E-mail  mailto:mrvm@verizon.net

  Description  scientific, historical & cultural heritage of the Mojave Desert since 1776

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Geology

  Industry /Profession Mining

  Collection N-Z  Photography

  Research  Library

  New or Updated: 11/9/2006

Calistoga
Sharpsteen Museum
1311 Washington Street
PO Box 573
Calistoga CA 94515
Phone
707 942-5911
Web Site http://www.sharpsteen-museum.org/index.html
E-mail mailto:museum@napanet.net
Description dioramas (one 32 feet long), stagecoach, simulated barn interior, Wappo display
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Collection N-Z Photography

California
Capitola
Capitola Historical Museum
410 Capitola Ave
Capitola CA 95010
Phone
831 464-0322
Web Site www.capitolamuseum.org/
Description extensive local history and photograph collection
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Collection N-Z Photography

Cherokee
Cherokee Museum
4226 Cherokee Road
MAIL 10864 Montgomery St, Oroville
Cherokee CA 95965
Phone 530 533-1849
Web Site ******
Alt Web www.cherokee.f2s.com/
Description Located in old mining town, limited hours -- mining, bottles
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Industry /Profession Mining
Collection A-F Bottles
Collection N-Z Photography
Research /Reading Archives
Owner/Operator: Butte County Historical Society
Last changed: 02/25/2003
 

  California

  Chester

  Chester - Lake Almanor Museum

  200 First Ave

  PO Box 1191

  Chester   CA  96020    

  Phone   530 258-2742

  Web Site  *****

  Alt Web  http://www.plumascounty.org/Attractions/museums.htm - ChesterMuseum

  Description

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Collection A-F Baskets

  Collection N-Z  Photographs

  Group Identity   Native American

  New or Updated:  10/27/2004

Costa Mesa
Costa Mesa Historical Society
1870 Anaheim Avenue
Costa Mesa CA 92627
Phone
949 631-5918
Web Site http://www.lanset.com/cmhistory/
E-mail mailto:cmhistory@lanset.com
Description local history, with over 10,000 photos, oral history, local school, agricultural & Air Base memorabilia
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Collection N-Z Photography
Research /Reading Library
Last changed: 03/16/2003
 

  CA

  Danville

  Museum of the San Ramon Valley

   Railroad & Prospect Ave

  PO Box 39

  Danville  CA  94526    

  Phone  925 837-3750

  Web Site http://www.museumsrv.org/

  E-mail  mailto:wwachee@hotmail.com

  Alt Web http://www.volunteerinfo.org/msrvgild.htm

  Description  located in rstored depot, permanent & rotating exhibits, local tours

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Building Type  Depot

  Collection N-Z  Photography

  Research  Library

  Era 1891

  New or Updated:  3/18/2007


 
California
 
Downey

  Downey History Center

  12540 S Rives Avenue

  Downey  CA   90242    

  Phone  562 862-2777

  Web Site http://www.downeyca.org/visitor_hiscenter.php

  Description  local documents and artifacts

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Collection N-Z   Photography

  Research   Archives

  New or Updated:   4/2/2007

Edwards
Dryden Flight Research Center Photo Server
Edwards AFB
Edwards CA
Phone
Web Site
http://www.dfrc.nasa.gov/gallery/index.html
Description online gallery of photographs and other images of aircraft tested at Dryden
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus Aviation
Collection N-Z Photography

  California

  Encinitas

  San Dieguito Heritage Museum

  561 S Vulcan Avenue

  Box 230851

  Encinitas  CA     92024    

  Phone   760 632-9711

  Web Site  http://teachers.sduhsd.k12.ca.us/dgstudentinfo/hmuseum/index.htm

  E-mail  mailto:sdhmuseum@aol.com

  Alt Web  http://www.encinitas101.com/sdmuseum.htm

  Description  Native American, Rancho, early Settlers, Artistic Visions, Dressing, Surfing

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Collection A-F Surfing

  Collection N-Z  Photography

  Group Identity   Native American

  New or Updated:  9/14/2004

Fresno
African American Historical & Cultural Museum
1857 Fulton St
Fresno CA 93721
Phone 559 268-7102
Web Site *****
Alt Web http://www.fresnoarts.org/arthopd.htm
Description  San Jaoquin Valley black history, extensive photographic collection
Type of Resource Museum
Collection N-Z Photography
Group Identity African American
New or Updated: 04/22/2003

 

 

 

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