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Hartford
Connecticut Historical Society
1 Elizabeth Street
Hartford CT 06105
Phone 860 236-5621
Web Site www.chs.org
Description Connecticut history in all aspects
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Collection A-F Furniture
Collection N-Z Silver
Research/Reading Library

Meriden
Meriden Historical Society
540 West Main Street
HOUSE: 1090 Hanover St
Meriden CT 06451
Phone 203 237-5079
Web Site http://www.cttourism.org/detail.cfm?ID=410
Description museum in Moses Andrews Homestead, research library a block away
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Collection A-F China
Collection G-M Glass
Collection N-Z Silver
Research /Reading Library
Era 1760
Last changed: 03/08/2003

 

  CT

  Wethersfield

  Webb Deane Stevens Museum

  211 Main Street

  Wethersfield  CT   06109    

  Phone 860 571-8636

  Web   http://www.webb-deane-stevens.org/

  E-mail  mailto:info@webb-deane-stevens.org

  Description  three house museums at one location

  Type of Resource   House Museum

  Industry /Profession Textiles

  Collection A-F Decorative Arts

  Collection  Silver

  New or Updated                           2/8/2006

 

 

Georgia
Brunswick
Horwyl-Broadfield Plantation
5556 US Highway 17 North
Brunswick GA  31525
Phone 912 264-7333
Web Site http://www.gastateparks.org/dnr/parks/ppage2.cgi?linkval=hofwyl
Description rice plantation thrived from 1807 until after Civil War, operated as dairy from 1915-1942; museum features silver, working model of rice plantation and video on lives of planters and slaves
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Agricultural
Building Type Plantation
Collection G-M Models
Collection N-Z Silver
Era 19th
  Mississippi
 
Laurel
 
Lauren Rogers Museum of Art
 
565 N Fifth Ave
 
PO Box 1108
 
Laurel  MS  39441
 
Phone  601 649-6374
 
Web Site  http://www.lrma.org/
 
Description  American and European fine arts
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Primary Focus  Arts
 
Collection A-F  Baskets
 
Collection N-Z  Silver
 
Research /Reading  Library
 
New or Updated:  11/04/2003

  NY

  New York

  Museum of the City of New York

  1220 5th Avenue

  New York  NY  10029    

  Phone   212 534-1672

  Web   www.mcny.org

  Description  from New Amsterdam on, in all media, the city is here -- period rooms,

                    several art collections

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Industry /Profession Textiles

  Collection A-F Decorative Arts

  Collection  Silver

  New or  Updated   2/4/2006

  OH

  Beachwood

  Temple Museum of Religious Art

  26000 Shaker Boulevard

  Beachwood  OH   44122    

  Phone   216 831-3233

  Web Site  http://www.ttti.org/museum.asp

  Alt Web  http://www.ttti.org/

  Description  located in Temple-Tifereth Israel, Abba Hillel Silver archive, paintings,

                     sculpture, Judaic ritual objects

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Religion

  Collection  Silver

  Group Identity  Jewish

  New or Updated:   5/18/2006

  South Carolina
 
Charleston
 
Charleston Museum
 
360 Meeting Street
 
Charleston   SC   29403    
 
Phone   843 722-2996
 
Web Site  http://www.charlestonmuseum.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:info@charlestonmuseum.org
 
Description  founded 1773, cultural & natural history
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Natural History
 
Collection N-Z  Taxidermy
 
Collection N-Z  Silver
 
New or Updated:   3/30/2004
  Tennessee
 
Knoxville
 
Crescent Bend Armstrong Lockett House
 
2728 Kingston Pike
 
MAIL PO Box 2466, Knoxville 37901
 
Knoxville  TN     37919    
 
Phone   865 637-3163
 
Alt Phone   865 544-3000
 
Web Site  http://www.korrnet.org/cresbend/index.html
 
Description  house with 18th century furniture, formal gardens with 9 terraces & 5
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Primary Focus  Gardens
 
Collection A-F Decorative arts
 
Collection N-Z  Silver
 
Era  1834
 
New or Updated:   4/15/2004

  Virginia

  Richmond

  Wilton

  215 South Wilton Road

  Richmond  VA   23226    

  Phone   804 282-5936

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

  Alt Web  http://www.nscda.org/museums/virginia.htm

  Description  relocated & restored James River plantation house, furnished with period

  Type of Resource   House Museum

  Primary Focus  Building

  Building Type   Plantation

  Collection A-F Furniture

  Collection N-Z  Silver

  Era  1753

  Owner/Operator:  Colonial Dames in Virginia

  New or Updated:   7/5/2004

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