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  Austin

  Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center

  21st& Guadalope

  U Texas Austin

  Austin  TX   78705    

  Phone   512 471-9119

  Web Site  www.utaustin.edu

  Description  cultural archives with manuscripts, rare books, photos, work of art -Guttenberg Bible, "first photograph" (1826)

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Collection A-F Books

  Collection G-M  Manuscripts

  Collection N-Z  Photography

  Research /Reading  Archives

  New or Updated:    12/2/2005
 

  TX

  Austin

  Historic Bridge Foundation

  PO Box 66245

  Austin      TX           78766    

  Phone   512 407-8898

  Web Site  http://www.historicbridgefoundation.com

  E-mail  mailto:histbrdg@gte.net

  Description  documents historic bridges, aids in preservation efforts

  Type of Resource   History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  Preservation

  Collection N-Z  Photography

  New or Updated:           1/17/2006

  Texas
 
Belton
 
Bell County Museum
 
201 North Main Street
 
PO Box 1381
 
Belton   TX   76513
  Phone   254 933-5243
 
Web Site  http://www.bellcountytx.com/Museum/index.htm
 
E-mail  mailto:museum@co.bell.tx.us
 
Description  Miriam Ferguson (1st Texas female governor), mustache cup collection, stone  artifacts, models of local historic buildings
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Local History
 
Building Type   Library
 
Collection G-M  Models
 
Collection N-Z  Photography
 
Group Identity   Native American
 
New or Updated:    5/24/2004

  Big Spring
 
Heritage Museum of Big Spring
 
510 Scurry Street
 
Big Spring  TX  78720  
 
Phone   915 267-8255
 
Web Site  http://www.bigspringmuseum.com/
 
E-mail  mailto:heritage@crcom.net
 
Description
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Local History
 
Collection N-Z  Photography
 
Research /Reading  Archives
 
New or Updated:   5/24/2004

  Texas
 
Dallas
 
Dallas Historical Society
 
Hall of State, Fair Park
 
PO Box 150038
 
Dallas TX 75315 
  Phone   214 421-4500
 
Web Site  http://www.dallashistory.org/index.htm
 
Description  located in 1936 building from Texas Centennial Exposition, over3 million items                     in collection
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Building Type   Civic
 
Collection A-F Costume
 
Collection N-Z  Photography
 
Research /Reading  Library
 
New or Updated:   6/24/2004

  East Dallas
 
Texas African American Photo Archive
 
115 North Augusta
 
5501 Columbia ArtCenter
 
East Dallas   TX   75214
 
Phone   214 823-8824
 
Web Site  http://www.docarts.com/photography/
 
E-mail  mailto:slate@5501.com
 
Description
 
Type of Resource   History Related Organization
 
Collection N-Z  Photography
 
Group Identity   African American
 
Research /Reading  Archives
 
New or Updated:    6/25/2004

  Texas

  Georgetown

  Williamson County Historical Museum

  716 South Austin

  Georgetown  TX  78626    

  Phone   512 943-1670

  Web Site  http://www.wchm-tx.org/

  Description  located in historic district on the Square, general local history

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Building Type   Bank

  Collection A-F Butterflies

  Collection N-Z  Photography

  Research /Reading  Archives

  New or Updated: 10/12/2004


  Lufkin

  Museum of East Texas

  503 North Second Street

  Lufkin TX  75904    

  Phone   936 639-4434

  Web Site  *****

  E-mail  walksfar@txucom.net

  Alt Web  http://www.ci.lufkin.tx.us/aboutlufkin.htm

  Description  art and history

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Collection N-Z  Photography

  New or Updated:    8/7/2004


Texas
Midland
Haley Memorial Library & History Center
1805 West Indiana Avenue
Midland TX 79701
Phone 915 682-5785
Web Site http://www.haleylibrary.com/
E-mail pat@haleylibrary.com
Description primarily a library for cowboy and range cattle history, facility holds exhibits including original bell from the Alamo, photos, painting and sculpture
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus History Resource
Field of Study/Science Facility Old West
Industry/Profession Cattle
Collection N-Z Photography
Research/Reading Library

San Antonio
Institute of Texan Cultures
U TX at San Antonio
801 South Bowie Street
San Antonio TX 78205
Phone 210 458-2300
Web Site http://www.texancultures.utsa.edu/public/index.htm
E-mail tfr@io.com
Description originally a pavilion at HemisFair, now houses exhibits on 26 ethnic and cultural groups, Back 40 area behind building recreates life in historical settings
Type of Resource Museum
Field of Study/Science Facility Folk Life
Collection N-Z Photography
Research/Reading Library

Texas
Magic Lantern Castle Museum
Address
San Antonio TX
Phone
Web Site
www.magiclanterns.org/
Description exclusively the history of the magic lantern
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus Technology
Collection N-Z Photography

San Marcos
Witliff Gallery Southwestern & Mexican Photography
Southwest Texas SU
7th Floor, A B Alkek Library
San Marcos TX
Phone
Web Site
http://www.library.swt.edu/swwc/wg/index.html
Description  photo collection with emphasis on contemporary images of regional photography
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Collection N-Z Photography
Group Identity Latin American
Research/Reading Archives

  Texas

  Weslaco

  Weslaco Bicultural Museum

  515 S Kansas Avenue

  Weslaco  TX 78596    

  Phone   956 968-9142

  Web Site  http://www.weslaco.lib.tx.us/museum.htm

  Description

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Industry /Profession Farming

  Collection N-Z  Photography

  New or Updated: 10/8/2004

 

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