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Indiana
Terre Haute
Debs Museum
Sycamore Street
Terre Haute IN
Phone 812 232-2163
Web Site www.eugenevdebs.com/pages/tour.htm
Description home of labor leader and political activist, now features memorial garden
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Famous People
Industry Profession Labor
Era 1890

 

  Massachusetts
 
Lawrence
 
Immigrant City Archives, Historical Society of Lawrence
 
6 Essex Street
 
Lawrence  MA  01840    
 
Phone  978 686-9230
 
Web Site  http://krhlawrence.com/Archives_page1.html
 
Alt Web  http://www.essexheritage.org/visiting/placestovisit/listofsitesbycommunity/immi                   grant_city.shtml
 
Description  local history in old buildings around a courtyard
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Primary Focus  Building Collection
 
Building Type  Commercial
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Labor
 
Research /Reading  Archives
 
Era      1883
 
New or Updated:  11/04/2003
 

  Lawrence

  Lawrence Heritage State Park

  1 Jackson Street

  Lawrence  MA   01840    

  Phone   978 794-1655

  Web Site  http://www.mass.gov/dcr/parks/northeast/lwhp.htm

  Alt Web  http://www.essexheritage.org/lawrence_heritage.htm

  Description  restored boarding house with two floors of exhibits explains history town's mills  including 1912 Bread and Roses strike

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Labor

  New or Updated:    12/5/2005
 

  Massachusetts
 
Lowell
 
American Textile History Museum
 
491 Dutton Street
 
Lowell  MA  01854    
 
Phone  978 441-0400
 
Web Site  www.athm.org
 
Alt Web  http://www.athm.org/sites/boston/bostonftp/athm/home.html
 
Description  history of the textile industry
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Primary Focus  Industrial
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Labor
 
Industry /Profession  Textiles
 
Collection A-F  Costume
 
Collection G-M  Machinery
 
Collection N-Z  Tools
 
New or Updated:  10/26/2003

  Maryland

  Mt Savage

  Old Row Museum - Cardinal Mooney House

  Old Row

  Main Street

  Mt Savage  MD  21545    

  Phone   302 264-9916

  Web Site  *****

  E-mail  http://www.mdisfun.org/planning_a_md_visit/attractionDetails.asp?DMid=10572

  Alt Web  http://www.laborheritage.org/IALL-MD.html

  Description  boyhood home of Cardinal is a company row house, museum jail

  Type of Resource   House Museum

  Primary Focus  Famous People

  Field Labor

  New or Updated:  12/28/2005


  Silver Spring

  George Meany Memorial Archives

   10000 New Hampshire Avenue

  Silver Spring  MD   20903    

  Phone  301 431-5441

  Web Site http://www.georgemeany.org/archives/home.html

  Description  focus on labor history -- permanent exhibit on life of labor leader

                    Meany, rotating exhibits of labor interest, AFL-CIO archives and labor

  Type of Resource  History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  History Resource

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Labor

  Research  Archives

  Owner/Operator:  National Labor College

  New or Updated:  5/15/2007

  NJ
 
Haledon
 
American Labor Museum, Botto House
 
83 Norwood Street
 
Haledon  NJ  07508    
 
Phone   973 595-7953
 
Web Site  http://inet.paterson.k12.nj.us/~labormuseum/index.html
 
E-mail  mailto:labormuseum@aol.com
 
Alt Web  http://www.cesa10.k12.wi.us/dl/trips/alm.htm
 
Description  story of American workers, ethnicity, immigrants, at focal point of 1913                     Paterson Silk Strike
 
Type of Resource   Specialty Museum
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Labor
 
New or Updated:  1/15/2004

  OH
 
Youngstown
 
Youngstown Historical Center of Industry & Labor
 
151 West Wood Street
 
PO Box 533
 
Youngstown OH   44501  
 
Phone   330 743-5934
 
Web Site  http://www.ohiohistory.org/places/youngst/
 
Toll Free  800 262-6137
 
Description  the impact of the iron & steel industries from beginning to end
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Industrial
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Labor
 
Industry /Profession Iron & Steel
 
Research /Reading  Archives
 
New or Updated:   3/25/2004

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