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Georgia
Albany
Albany Civil Rights Movement Museum
326 Whitney Street
PO Box 6036
Albany GA 31701
Phone
912 432 1698
Web Site http://members.surfsouth.com/~mtzion/
E-mail mtzion@surfsouth.com
Description located in Old Mt Zion Church, dedicated to the memory of the 1960's civil rights movement
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Civil Rights
Building Type Church
Group Identity African American

Albany Museum of Art
311 Meadowlark Dr
Albany GA 31707
Phone
912 439-8400
Web Site www.albanymuseum.com/
E-mail edcurator@albanymuseum.com
Description General art museum with emphasis on local artists, sub-Saharan African, children's wing
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Group Identity African American

  Georgia
 
Atlanta
  Apex Museum
 
135 Auburn Avenue NE
  Atlanta  GA  30303  
 
Phone  404 523-2739
 
Web Site  http://www.apexmuseum.org/
  Alt Web  www.justgroovin.com/apexmuseum/htmfiles/apframe.htm
 
Description  early Black owned businesses, Trolley Theater, Hall of Achievement,                         Traveling exhibits
 
Type of Resource  Museum
  Group Identity  African American
  New or Updated:  07/16/2003

Auburn Ave Research Libr African American Culture
101 Auburn Avenue NE
Atlanta GA  30303
Phone
404 730-4001
Web Site http://aarl.af.public.lib.ga.us/
Description specialized reference collections of the Atlanta-Fulton Public Library
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Group Identity African American
Research/Reading Library

  Atlanta
  Clark Atlanta University Art Gallery
 
Trevor Arnett Hall
  Greensferry & James P  Brawley Dr SW
  Atlanta GA  30314  
 
Phone  404 888-6102
 
Alt Phone  404 880-6644
 
Web Site  http://www.cau.edu/
  E-mail  tdunkey@cau.edu
 
Description  African American, African, and Contemporary American art, concentrating                         on 20th century
  
Type of Resource         Gallery
  
Primary Focus              Arts
   Group Identity
                   African American
  
New or Updated:              07/24/2003 

  Georgia
 
Atlanta
  Hammonds House Galleries & Resource Center
 
503 Peeples Street SW
  Atlanta GA  30310    
  Phone  404 752-8730
  Web Site  www.hammondshouse.org/
 
Description  Fine Arts Works from the African Diaspora
  Type of Resource  Gallery
  Primary Focus  Arts
  Group Identity  African American
  Research /Reading  Library
  New or Updated:  07/28/2003

  Atlanta
  Martin Luther King Jr NHS
 
405 Auburn Ave NE
  Atlanta GA  30312    
 
Phone  404 331-5190
  Web Site  http://www.nps.gov/malu/
 
Description  childhood home, neighborhood & father's church of Martin Luther King, Jr.                         Visitor center & 4 tourable buildings
 
Type of Resource  Historic District
  Primary Focus  Famous People
  Group Identity African American
  New or Updated:  07/21/2003

  Georgia
 
Atlanta
 
Martin Luther King Jr Center for Nonviolent Social
 
Freedom Hall
 
449 Augburn Avenue NE
 
Atlanta  GA  30312    
 
Phone  404 526-8923
 
Web Site  www.thekingcenter.org
 
E-mail  mailto:shop@thekingcenter.org
 
Description  exhibits on Civil Rights leader's life and teachings, library, archives, final                         resting place
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Primary Focus  Famous People
 
Group Identity  African American
 
Research /Reading  Archives
 
New or Updated:  08/20/2003

Atlanta
Spelman College Museum of Fine Arts
350 Spelman Lane SW
Atlanta GA 30314
Phone
404 215-2583
Alt Phone 404 681-3643
Web Site http://www.spelman.edu/museum/phpolk.html
Description college gallery and museum
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Group Identity African American

  Georgia
 
Atlanta
  Sweet Auburn Avenue Historic District
 
236 Auburn Avenue
  Box 17
  Atlanta GA  30303 
 
Phone  404 745-9196
  Web Site  http://www.sweetauburn.com/
  E-mail  mailto:contact@sweetauburn.com
 
Description  district encompasses Martin Luther King Jr NHS and many other institutions and historical sites 
 
Type of Resource  Historic District
  Nature of Group or Site  Hall of Fame
  Group Identity  African American
  New or Updated:  07/22/2003

Dublin
Black History Museum of Dublin
402 Roosevelt St
Dublin GA 31021
Phone 478 272-4434
Web Site ******
Description
Type of Resource Museum
Group Identity African American
New or Updated: 04/16/2003

Georgia
Gainesville
Beulah Rucker Museum
2101 Athens Hwy
Gainesville GA 30507
Phone 770 287-0500
Web Site http://www.gainesvilletimes.com/communities/negaguide/news/20030305/1128918.html
Alt Web http://www.agribusinesscouncil.org/Gainesville.htm
Description cultural museum from Civil War to present honoring founder of Industrial High School
Type of Resource Museum
Group Identity African American
New or Updated: 04/17/2003

  GA

  Macon

  Tubman African American Museum

  340 Walnut St

  MAIL PO Box 6671 Macon 31208

  Macon GA   31201    

  Phone   478 743-8544

  Web Site  http://www.tubmanmuseum.com/

  E-mail  mailto:sadams@tubmanmuseum.com

  Description  14 galleries featuring African and African American art and life

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Group Identity  African American

  New or Updated:   3/22/2006

Georgia
Savannah
Beach Institute
502 E Harris Street
Savannah GA 31401
Phone 912 234-8000
Web Site http://kingtisdell.org/beachinst.html
E-mail mailto:kingtisdell@bellsouth.net
Description one time school established by the Freedmen's Bureau, now houses Ulysses Davis folk sculpture collection
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Building Type Schoolhouse
Collection A-F Folk Art
Collection N-Z Sculpture
Group Identity African American
New or Updated: 05/09/2003

Savannah
King-Tisdell Cottage
Address
Savannah GA
Phone
Web Site http://kingtisdell.org/cottage.html
Description African American historic home, Negro Heritage Trail tours depart from
Type of Resource House Museum
Group Identity African American
New or Updated: 05/09/2003

Georgia
Savannah
Negro Heritage Trail Tours
502 East Harris Street
Savannah GA 31401
Phone
912 234-8000
Web Site http://kingtisdell.org/
Alt Web http://www.soulofamerica.com/cityfldr/savannah8.html
Description owned by same foundation that operates King-Tisdell Cottage, three tours of historic Savannah
Type of Resource Tourism Information
Kind of Activity Specialty Tours
Group Identity African American
Owner/Operator: King-Tisdell Foundation
New or Updated: 05/09/2003

Savannah
Ralph Mark Gilbert Civil Rights Museum
460 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Savannah GA 31401
Phone 912 231-8900
Web Site http://www.sip.armstrong.edu/CivilRightsMuseum/info.html
Description museum honors prominent NAACP leader, civil right movement, located in former Black-owned bank building
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Civil Rights
Building Type Commercial
Group Identity African American
New or Updated: 04/17/2003
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