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  Texas Folklife Resources

  1317 S Congress Ave

  Austin  TX    78704    

  Phone   512 441-9255

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

  E-mail  info@texasfolklife.org

  Description  dedicated to preserving & fostering traditional folk arts through performances,

                    residencies, exhibitions, apprenticeships, educational & media projects

  Type of Resource   History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Kind of Activity   Performance

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Folklife

  New or Updated:           11/17/2005


Henderson
Rusk County Depot Museum Complex
514 North High Street
Henderson TX  75652
Phone 
903 657-4303
Web Site  http://www.depotmuseum.com/cohistory.html
E-mail  mailto:depotmuseum.com
Alt Web   http://www.hendersontx.com/depot.html
Description  nine restored buildings on 4 aces, including 1901 Missouri-Pacific depot also used as a children's learning center
Type of Resource  Museum
Primary Focus  Building Collection
Building Type  Depo

San Antonio
Texas
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

 

Williamsburg
Virginia
Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Museum
307 South England Street
Williamsburg VA 23185
Phone 757 220-7698
Web Site www.colonialwilliamsburg.org
Description Folk art with permanent and rotating exhibits
Type of Resource Museum
Field of Study Science Facility Folk Life
Shelburne
Vermont
Shelburne Museum
Route 7
PO Box 10
Shelburne VT 05482
Phone 802 985-3346
Web Site www.shelburnemuseum.org/nfabout.html
E-mail info@shelburnemuseum.org
Description Folk art and life of all sorts, print shop
Type of Resource Museum
Kind of Activity Living History
Field of Study Science Facility Folk Life
Industry /Profession Circus
Collection A-F Decoys
Collection N-Z Quilts
Mount Horeb
Wisconsin
Wisconsin Folk Museum
100 South 2nd Street
Mount Horeb WI 52572
Phone 608 437-4742
Web Site *****
Description
Type of Resource Museum
Field of Study Science Facility  Folk Life
Research/Reading Archives
*****
ZZ
AFU Urban Legends Archive
Address  ******
Phone
Web Site http://www.urbanlegends.com/
E-mail mailto:comments@urbanlegends.com
Description largely a selection of past discussions on the alt.foklore.urban newsgroup since 1991
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus History Resource
Field of Study Science Facility Folk Life
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