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Amana
Museum of Amana History
4310 220th Trail
Amana IA
Phone
Web Site
http://www.iowa-city.com/amanas/historical/
Description three buildings -- communal kitchen, schoolhouse, and washhouse/woodshed with displays of activities and products of communal group.
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Communal
Collection N-Z Toys
Era 19th

Dyersville
Dyer-Botsford House and Doll Museum
331 First Avenue East
MAIL: 120 Third Street SW 52040
Dyersville IA 52040
Phone 563 875-2504
Web Site http://freepages.history.rootsweb.com/~dyerbotsford/hisoc.html
Alt Web http://www.rootsweb.com/~iadubuqu/Dyersville/dyer_botsford.html
Description over 1000 dolls collected over 40 years, hand carved circus, Christmas decorations, genealogy library at mailing address
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Field of Study/Science Facility Genealogy
Collection A-F Dolls
Collection N-Z Toys
Research /Reading Library
Era 1850
Owner/Operator: Dyersville Area Historical Society
New or Updated: 05/13/2003

Iowa
Dyersville
National Farm Toy Museum
1110 16th Avenue Ct SE
Dyersville IA 52040
Phone 319 875-2727
Web Site www.nftmonline.com
Description
Type of Resource
Specialty Museum
Collection N-Z Toys

Strawberry Point
Wilder Memorial Museum
123 West Mission St
Strawberry Point IA 52076
Phone 563 933-4615
Alt Phone 563 933-2260
Web Site http://www.strawberrypt.com/wilder_memorial_museum.htm
Description 800 dolls, 40 Victorian lamps, farm and tractor toys
Type of Resource House Museum
Collection A-F Dolls
Collection G-M Lamps
Collection N-Z Toys
New or Updated: 06/06/2003

 

Indiana
Rushville
Rush County Historical Society
619 North Perkins Street
Rushville IN 46173
Phone 765 932-2492
Web Site *****
Alt Web http://archives1.archives.nd.edu/sia/guide/RU-65.htm
Description located in John Gowdy house,
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Collection A-F Furniture
Collection G-M Musical Instruments
Collection N-Z Toys
Research /Reading Library
Era 1888
New or Updated: 06/22/2003
Kansas
Atchison
Evah C Cray Historical Home Museum
805 North 5th Street
Atchison KS 66002
Phone 913 367-3046
Web Site http://www.atchison.org/Tourism/CrayHome.html
Description 25 room mansion
Type of Resource House Museum
Collection A-F Furniture
Collection N-Z Toys
Era 1882

Tribune
Horace Greeley Museum
214 East Harper
Tribune  KS  67879
Phone  316 376-4996
Web Site  http://www.lasr.net/leisure/kansas/greeley/tribune/att1.html
E-mail  mailto:greeley@pld.com
Description  marbles, spinning tops, razors, combs, bells, photos, period rooms,                     courtroom, jail cells
Type of Resource  Museum
Primary Focus  Local History
Building Type  Courthouse
Field of Study/Science Facility  Genealogy
Collection A-F  Bells
Collection N-Z  Toys
Research /Reading  Library
 
Owner/Operator:  Greeley County Historical Society
 
New or Updated:  07/09/2003

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  Wichita

  Wichita-Sedgwick County Historical Museum

  204 South Main

  Wichita  KS   67202    

  Phone   316 265-9314

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

  E-mail  mailto:wschm@wichitahistory.org

  Description  local memorabilia, period rooms, Jones Six auto, Child's World toys & activities of the  past

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Building Type   City Hall

  Collection A-F Decorative Arts

  Collection N-Z  Toys

  New or Updated:  11/10/2005

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