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Austin
Texas
Blanton Museum of Art
23rd & San Jacinto
Austin TX 78712
Phone
512 471 7324
Web Site www.blantonmuseum.org/
Alt Web www.utexas.edu/cofa/hag
Description large Latin American collection, 20th century American art, Western American Art, prints & drawing
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Field of Study   Old West
Group Identity Latin American

 

  TX

  Brownfield

  Terry County Historical Museum

  600 East Cardwell

  PO Box 1063

  Brownfield  TX   79316    

  Phone  806 637-2467

  Web Site http://www.rootsweb.com/~txterry/TerryMuseum.htm

  Alt Web http://www.brownfieldchamber.com/files/historical.php

  Description

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Old West

  New or Updated:  1/5/2007


  Canyon
 
Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum
 
2503 4th Avenue
 
Canyon  TX   79015    
 
Phone   806 651-2244
 
Web Site  www.wtamu.edu/museum
 
Description  petroleum, western heritage, paleontology, textiles, transportation, fine art, Peoples of  the Plains hands-on exhibit
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Old West

  Industry /Profession Energy

  Collection A-F Decorative Arts

  Collection N-Z  Painting

  New or Updated:   8/23/2005
 

  TX

  Cedar Park

  Fort Tumbleweed Old West Town

  PO Box 1479

  Cedar Park  TX

  Phone 512 630-4619

  Web Site http://www.forttumbleweed.net/

  E-mail  lenkubiak.geo@yahoo.com

  Description  buildings moved from around the area to a 16 acre site CURRENTLY

                    CLOSED AS/OF FEB 2007

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus Village

  Field of Study/Science Facility Old West

  New or Updated:   2/17/2007



  Texas
 
Fort Stockton
 
Annie Riggs Museum
 
301 South Main
 
Fort Stockton   TX           79735 
 
Phone   915 336-2167
 
Web Site  http://www.ci.fort-stockton.tx.us/annie.html
 
Description  former adobe hotel
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Local History
 
Building Type   Hotel/Inn
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Old West
 
Era  1900
 
Owner/Operator:  Fort Stockton Historical Society
 
New or Updated:    7/1/2004
 

Fort Worth
Amon Carter Museum
3501 Camp Bowie Road
Fort Worth TX 76102
Phone
817 738-1933
Web Site www.cartermuseum.org/
Description American art, focused on Old West -- Remington & Russell
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Field of Study   Old West
Collection N-Z Sculpture

Texas
National Cowgirl Museum & Hall of Fame

1720 Gendy Street
Fort Worth TX  76107
Phone
817 336-4475
Web Site http://www.cowgirl.net/
Description 159 honorees, opened in new location June 2002
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Nature of Group or Site Hall of Fame
Field of Study  Old West
Group Identity Women

Fort Worth
Sid Richardson Collection of Western Art
309 Main Street
Fort Worth TX 76102
Phone
817 332-6554
Web Site www.sidrmuseum.org/
Description Remington & Russell paintings, others
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Field of Study Science Facility Old West
Collection N-Z Paintings

Kerrville
Texas
Cowboy Artists of America Museum
1550 Bandera Highway
Kerrville TX 78028
Phone
830 896-2553
Web Site www.caamuseum.com/
Description art of the American West, rotating exhibits
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Field of Study Science Facility Old West

Liberty Hill
Fort Tumbleweed Old West Town
15850 West HW29
Liberty Hill TX
Phone
Web Site
http://www.geocities.com/RodeoDrive/Outlet/9940/
E-mail mailto:lenkubiak.geo@yahoo.com
Description buildings moved from around the area to a 16 acre site and mostly housing stores
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Village
Field of Study Science Facility Old West

Midland
Texas
Haley Memorial Library & History Center
1805 West Indiana Avenue
Midland TX 79701
Phone
915 682-5785
Web Site http://www.haleylibrary.com/
E-mail mailto:pat@haleylibrary.com
Description primarily a library for cowboy and range cattle history, facility holds exhibits including original bell from the Alamo, photos, painting and sculpture
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus History Resource
Field of Study Science Facility Old West
Industry /Profession Cattle
Collection N-ZZ Photography
Research/Reading Library

Orange
Stark Museum of Art
712 Green Avenue
Orange TX 77630
Phone
409 883-6661
Web Site
Description
Great Plains crafts, western art, Steuben Glass
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Field of Study Science Facility Old West
Collection G-M Glass
Group Identity  Native American

Wimberley
Texas
Pioneer Town
7-A Ranch
333 Wayside Drive
Wimberley TX 78676
Phone
512 847-2517
Web Site http://www.7aranchresort.com/
Description resort has built a replica western town
Type of Resource Tourist Attraction
Primary Focus Village
Field of Study Science Facility Old West
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