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African American Pages AL, AR-AZ, CA, CO-CTDC, DE-FL, GA, IA-ID, IL-IN, KS-KY, LA, MA, MD, MI-MS NC-NM, NV-NY, OH, PA-SC, TN, TX, VA, WA-WI, ZZ (Internet)


 


 

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  Boston

  Boston African American NHP

  46 Joy St

  Boston  MA    02114    

  Phone   617 742-5415

  Web Site http://www.nps.gov/boaf/

  Alt Web http://www.afroammuseum.org/

  Description  15 pre-Civil War structures of African American heritage on 1.6 mile

                    trail, including African Meeting House, oldest standing church in US

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Building Collection

  Building Type   Church

  Group Identity   African American

  New or Updated:        8/1/2006


Massachusetts
Boston
Museum of Afro American History
MAIL 14 Beacon St, Ste 719, Boston 02108
Boston MA
Phone 617 725-0022
Web Site http://www.afroammuseum.org/
E-mail mailto:history@afroammuseum.org
Description owns church & school on Beacon Hill, meeting house on Nantucket, Black Heritage Trail in Boston
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Building Collection
Building Type Church
Group Identity African American
Research /Reading Archives
Era 1806
New or Updated: 07/03/2003

Boston
Museum of the National Center of Afro-American Art
300 Walnut Avenue
Boston MA 02119
Phone 617 227-6993
Web Site http://www.ncaaa.org/
Alt Web http://www.lib.neu.edu/archives/collect/findaids/m44find.htm
Description African and African American artists
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Collection N-Z Paintings
Group Identity African American
New or Updated: 07/05/2003

  Massachusetts
 
Cambridge
 
Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology
 
Harvard University
 
11 Dvinity Avenue
 
Cambridge  MA  02138    
 
Phone  617 496-1027
 
Web Site  www.peabody.harvard.edu/
 
Description
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Ethnology
 
Collection A-F  Costume
 
Group Identity  Native American
 
Owner/Operator:  Harvard University
 
New or Updated:  10/26/2003

  Chelsea
  Lewis H Latimer Society
 
184 Chester Avenue
  Chelsea MA  02150   
 
Phone  617 884-9822
  Web Site  *****
  Alt Web  http://www.users.fast.net/~blc/xlhome4.htm
  Description  son of escaped slaves worked with Thomas Edison and created  successful career I many fields
 
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
  Primary Focus  Historical Society
  Group Identity  African American
  New or Updated:  07/28/2003 
 

  MA

  Medford

  Medford Historical Society

  10 Governors Avenue

  Medford  MA   02155    

  Phone 781 391-8739

  Web Site  http://www.medfordhistorical.org/index.php

  Description Civil War photographs, shipbuilding, slave trade, brick making, canal, rum

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Collection  Photography

  Group Identity  African American

  Research  Library

  New or Updated:  4/17/2006

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