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Altoona
 
Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art - Altoona
 
1210 11th Avenue
 
Altoona  PA 16603    
 
Phone   814 946-4464
 
Web Site  http://www.sama-art.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:sama@penn.com
 
Description  multiple site American art museum, this site holds photographic collection of                     PA RR
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Arts
 
Collection N-Z  Photography
 
New or Updated:    3/10/2004

Carlisle
US Army Military History Institute and Museum
22 Ashburn Drive Bldg #22
Carlisle PA 17013
Phone
717 245-4139
Web Site
http://carlisle-www.army.mil/usamhi/
Description located at US Army War College, Carlisle Barracks, Upton Hall, primarily documentary resources, contact before attempting to go there
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus Military
Kind of Activity Link List
Field of Study/Science Facility Oral History
Collection G-M Maps
Collection N-Z Photography
Research /Reading Library
New or Updated: 07/02/2003

  Pennsylvania
 
Emmaus
 
Emmaus Historical Society
 
563 Chestnut Street
 
Emmaus  PA 18049    
 
Phone   610 966-6591
 
Web Site  http://www.emmaus-historic.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:emmaushistoric@enter.net
 
Description  by appointment only
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Local History
 
Collection N-Z  Photography
 
Research /Reading  Library
 
New or Updated: 4/10/2004

  Hershey
 
Derry Township Historical Society
 
42 Northeast Drive
 
Hershey  PA  17033    
 
Phone   717 520-0748
 
Web Site  http://www.hersheyhistory.com/
 
E-mail  mailto:info@hersheyhistory.com
 
Description  history of town made famous by chocolate
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Local History
 
Collection N-Z  Photography
 
Research /Reading  Library
 
New or Updated:   1/20/2004
 

  PA

  Philadelphia

  National Railway Historical Society

  100 North 17th Street

  PO Box 58547

  Philadelphia   PA   19102    

  Phone  215 557-6606

  Web  www.nrhs.com/

  Description  more than 170 chapters of those interested in rialroad history, events,

                    publications, railfan activities

  Type of Resource  History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  Railroad

  Nature of Group or Site  Association

  Collection   Photography

  New or Updated   2/2/2006
 

  PA

  Philadelphia

  Galleries at Moore College

  20th St & The Parkway

  Philadelphia  PA  19103    

  Web Site http://thegalleriesatmoore.org/

  E-mail mailto:galleries@moore.edu

  Description  art, design, architecture, photography

  Type of Resource  Gallery

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Collection  Photography

  New or Updated:  3/22/2006

Pennsylvania
Pine Grove
Hikes Homestead
205 North Tulpehocken Street
PO Box 65
Pine Grove PA 17963
Phone 570 345-0157
Web Site http://www.rootsweb.com/~papghs/about.htm
Description local history, genealogy -- online collection of vintage photos
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Collection N-Z Photography
Owner/Operator: Pine Grove Historical Society

Pittsburgh
Photo Antiquities Museum of Photographic History
531 East Ohio Street
Pittsburgh PA 15212
Phone 412 231-7881
Web Site www.ncmuseums.org/
Description
Type of Resource
Specialty Museum
Nature of Group or Site Association
Collection N-Z Photography

 

  RI

  Kingston

  International Scholar-Athlete Hall of Fame

  3045 Kingstown road

  PO Box 1710

  Kingston              RI            02881    

  Phone   401 874-2375

  Web Site  http://www.internationalsport.com/sa_hof/hof_visitor.html

  E-mail  mailto:hof@internationalsport.com

  Description  honors international figures

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Sports

  Nature of Group or Site  Hall of Fame

  Collection N-Z  Photography

  Research /Reading  Library

  New or Updated:  1/5/2006
 

  RI

  Newport

  Museum of Newport History

   82 Touro Street

  Newport  RI  02840    

  Phone  401 846-0813

  Web Site http://newporthistorical.org/

  Description  extensive photo and document collections, owns or operates four

                    historic properties

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Collection A-F  Decorative Arts

  Collection G-M  Models

  Collection N-Z  Photography

  Research Library

  Owner/Operator:  Newport Historical Society

  New or Updated: 1/6/2007
 

  RI

  Providence

  Museum of Natural History & Cormack Planetarium

   Roger Williams Park

  1000 Elmwood Ave

  Providence  RI  02907    

  Phone  401 785-9457

  Web Site http://www.providenceri.com/museum/

  Description  collecting since 1896, 250,000 ovjects in collection

  Type of Resource Museum

  Primary Focus  Natural History

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Planetarium

  Collection A-F  Fossils

  Collection N-Z  Photography

  Research  Archives

  Owner/Operator:  City of Providence Parks

  New or Updated:  7/25/2007


  RI

  Warwick

  John Waterman Arnold House

  25 Roger Williams Circle

  Warwick RI   02888     

  Phone   401 467-7647

  Web Site  ****

  Alt Web  http://www.quickpix.com/cgi-win/IICGI.exe/warwick

  Description 

  Type of Resource   Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Historical Society

  Collection   Photography

  Group Identity   Library

  Owner/Operator:  Warwick Historical Society

  New or Updated:  2/21/2006

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