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  MI

  Bloomfield Hills

  Cranbrook Art Museum

  1221 N Woodward Ave

  Bloomfield Hills  MI   48303    

  Phone 248 645-3323

  Web Site www.cranbrookart.edu/museum

  Description  museum of 20th century art & design, outdoor sculpture, Saarinen

                    house & gardens

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Architecture

  Collection A-F  Furniture

  Collection N-Z  Sculpture

  Era  20th

  New or Updated:  7/26/2007


  Michigan
 
Midland
 
Alden B Dow Home & Studio
 
315 Post Street
 
Midland            MI   48640    
 
Phone   989 839-2744
 
Web Site  http://www.abdow.org/
 
Toll Free  866 315-POST
 
E-mail  mailto:potts@abdow.org
 
Description  architect's self-designed home, tours by reservation
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
  Primary Focus  Famous People
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Architecture
 
Research /Reading  Archives
 
New or Updated:   12/12/2003

 

  

  MO

  St Louis

  Lafayette Square

  2023 Lafayette Avenue

  St Louis  MO   63104    

  Phone   314 772-5724

  Web   http://www.lafayettesquare.org/welcome/index.html

  Description  annual house & garden tour, self guided walking tours, located around city

                     park

  Type of Resource   Historic District

  Primary Focus  Preservation

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Architecture

  Owner/Operator:  Lafayette Square Restoration Committee

  New or  Updated   2/12/2006

  NJ
 
Margate City
 
Lucy the Elephant
 
9200 Atlantic Avenue
 
Margate City  NJ   08402     
 
Phone   609 823-6473
 
Web Site  http://www.lucytheelephant.org/lucy10.html
 
Description  1881 tourist attraction, giant elephant was refurbished and is now opened
 
Type of Resource   Historic Place
 
Primary Focus  Building
 
Building Type   Restaurant
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Architecture
 
Era  1881
 
Owner/Operator:  City of Margate
 
New or Updated:  1/26/2004
New Mexico
Albuquerque
Center for Southwest Research
General Library
Univeristy of New Mexico
Albuquerque NM 87131
Phone
505 277-6451
Web Site
http://www.unm.edu/~cswrref/enginfo.html
E-mail mailto:cswrref@unm.edu
Description varied library & archival collections on New Mexico, dating back to Spanish Colonial era, at U oNew Mexico library
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus History Resource
Field of Study Architecture
Industry /Profession Music
Collection G-M Manuscripts
Collection N-Z Photography
Research /Reading Library
New or Updated: 05/14/2003

  New York

  Flushing

  Queens Museum of Art

  New York City Building

  Flushing Meadows Corona Park

  Flushing  NY   11368    

  Phone   718 592-9700

  Web Site  http://www.queensmuseum.org/index.shtml
 
Description  20th century and contemporary art concentrating on ethnic communities Also worlds fair exhibits including scale model of NYC, largest ever made

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Architecture

  Collection G-M  Models

  New or Updated:   11/11/2005
 

  New York

  Municipal Art Society of New York

  457 Madison Avenue

  New York   NY   10022    

  Phone   212 935-3960

  Web Site  http://www.mas.org/

  E-mail  info@mas.org

  Description  urban design, planning, architecture, preservation, pubic art advocate

  Type of Resource   History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  Preservation

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Architecture

  New or Updated:           11/19/2005
 

  NY

  New York

  Pierpont Morgan Library

  29 East 36th Street

  New York  NY   10016    

  Phone  212 590-0300

  Web  www.morganlibrary.org

  E-mail  mailto:media@morganlibrary.org

  Description  complex of buildings with exhibitions and library, focus on medieval art and

                     studies

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Architecture

  Collection A-F Books

  Collection G-M  Manuscripts

  Collection  Prints

  Research   Library

  Era  Medieval

  New or Updated         2/9/2006
 

  NY

  New York

  Skyscraper Museum

  Battery Park City

  39 Battery Place

  New York  NY  10280    

  Phone   212 968-1961

  Web Site  www.skyscraper.org

  Description  focus on the tall building, several exhibits relating to 9/11, online

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Nature of Group or Site  Web Site

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Architecture

  New or Updated:   2/26/2006

  Staten Island
 
Conference House
 
7455 Hylan Avenue
 
PO Box 171
 
Staten Island  NY 10307    
 
Phone   718 984-0415
 
Web Site  http://www.theconferencehouse.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:TheConferenceHouse@TheConferenceHouse.org
 
Description  site of a 1776 meeting with Admiral Lord Howe which attempted to head off                     the Revolution
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Architecture
 
Era  Revolutionary War
 
New or Updated:  4/8/2004

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