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Illinois
Aledo
Essley-Noble Museum - Mercer County Historical Society
1406 SE 2nd Avenue
Aledo IL
Phone
Web Site
http://www.rootsweb.com/~ilmercer/mchsmuseum.htm
Description 3 structures - museum, agricultural tool building, and schoolhouse
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Building Type Schoolhouse
Collection N-Z Tools
Owner/Operator: Mercer County Historical Society

Illinois
Arlington Heights
Arlington Heights Historical Museum
110 W Fremont Street
Arlington Heights IL  60004
Phone 847 255-1225
Web Site http://www.ahmuseum.org/
E-mail mailto:ahmuseum@ahpd.org
Description local history complex includes 1882 house, 1908 house, replica log cabin, and 1906 soda pop factory
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Building Collection
Building Type Factory
Collection A-F Dolls
Collection G-M Models
Collection N-Z Tools
Era 1900

  IL
 
Atwood
 
Harris Agricultural Museum
 
202 West Locust
 
Atwood  IL  61913    
 
Phone   217 578-2231
 
Web Site  http://www.ccmmra.com/museum.html
 
E-mail  mailto:harrisagmuseum@harriscompanies.com
 
Description  antique tractors, engines, farm equipment - by appointment only
 
Type of Resource   Specialty Museum
 
Primary Focus  Agricultural
 
Industry /Profession Farming
 
Collection G-M  Machinery
 
Collection N-Z  Tractors
 
New or Updated:   2/9/2004

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Illinois
Knoxville
Knox County Museum
Address
Knoxville IL
Phone
Web Site
http://web.winco.net/~tbould/Museum.html
Description
Type of Resource
Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Building Type Courthouse
Collection N-Z Tools

Illinois
Millburn
Martin's General Store Museum of Community & Culture
38757 North Highway 45
Milburn IL 60046
Phone ******
Web Site www.nsn.org/wrkhome/hmca/default.htm
Description local history collection in old store, center of historic district
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Building Type Store
Collection A-F Ceramics
Collection G-M Glass
Collection N-Z Tools
Owner/Operator: Historic Millburn Community Association

   IL
 
Sandwich
  Stone Mill Museum
 
Railroad & Lafayette
  Sandwich IL
  Phone  815 786-2092
 
Alt Phone  815 786-7936
 
Web Site  http://63.175.9.50/stonemill/default.htm
  Description  Steam powered mill now houses local memorabilia
 
Type of Resource  Museum
  Primary Focus  Local History
  Building Type  Mill
  Collection N-Z  Tools
  Era  1856
  Owner/Operator:  Sandwich Historical Society
  New or Updated:  07/25/2003 

Indiana
Vevay
Switzerland County Historical Society Museum
210 East Market St
PO Box 201
Vevay IN 47011
Phone 812 427-2692
Web Site http://www.switzcpl.lib.in.us/historicalsociety.html
Description riverboat models, piano, local memorabilia, tools, voting booth
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Collection A-F Dolls
Collection G-M Models
Collection N-Z Tools
Research /Reading Library
New or Updated: 06/30/2003
Kentucky
Marion
Crittenden County Bob Wheeler Museum
222 W Carlisle St
Marion KY 42064
Phone
270 965-9257
Web Site
http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/6843/pennyrile/bobwheeler.html
Alt Web http://www.kentuckyliving.com/article.asp?articleid=711&issueid=145
Description local memorabilia, with attached one room log cabin, 200 year old rocker-beater loom
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Industry /Profession Textiles
Collection N-Z Tools
Owner/Operator: Crittenden County Historical Society
New or Updated: 05/03/2003
  Louisiana
 
Bastrop
 
Snyder Museum & Creative Arts Center
 
1620 East Madison Avenue
 
Bastrop   LA   71220    
 
Phone   318 281-8760
 
Web Site  *****
 
Alt Web  http://www.latech.edu/tech/rural/tourism/Morehouse.htm
 
Description  Morehouse Parish artifacts, period rooms, in former 1929 brick house
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Local History
 
Collection A-F Furniture
 
Collection N-Z  Tools
 
Group Identity   Native American
 
New or Updated:   6/19/2005

  MA

  Hadley

  Hadley Farm Museum

  208 Middle Street

  Hadley MA   01035    

  Phone   413 584-3120

  Web Site  http://www.hadleyonline.com/farmmuseum/main.htm

  Description  first broom making machine, spinning wheels, cobblers benches, butter

                     churns, plows

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Agricultural

  Building Type  Barn

  Collection  Tools

  Era  1782

  New or Updated:  4/7/2006

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