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  Maryland

  Annapolis

  Banneker-Douglass Museum

  84 Franklin Street

  Annapolis  MD  21401    

  Phone  410 216-6180

  Alt Phone  410 974-2894

  Web Site  http://www.marylandhistoricaltrust.net/bdm.html

  Alt Web  Maryland Historical Trust

  Description  official Maryland African American repository in former AME

                    church, expansion opened early 2006

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Group Identity  African American

  New or Updated:   2/17/2006
 

  MD

  Annapolis

  Kunta Kinte - Alex Haley Memorial

  Annapolis City Market house

  Annapolis   MD

  Web Site http://www.kintehaley.org/

  Description  outdoor statue & story wall of plaques commemorates the arrival of

                    enslaved African Kunta Kinte, made famous by "Roots"

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Building Type  Monument

  Collection N-Z   Sculpture

  Group Identity  African American

  Owner/Operator:  Alex Haley Foundation

  New or Updated:  7/11/2007

  Baltimore
  Baltimore's Black American Museum
 
1765-69 Carswell Street
  Baltimore MD  21218   
  Phone  410 243-9600
  Web Site  *****
  Alt Web  http://www.bcplonline.org/centers/aacenter/afam_localmuseums.html
  Description  contemporary & third world artists, artifacts & Memorabilia
 
Type of Resource  Specialty Museum
  Group Identity  African American
  New or Updated:  07/21/2003 

Maryland

  Baltimore

  Baltimore Museum of Art

  10 Art Museum Drive

  Baltimore  MD     21218    

  Phone   410 573-1700

  Web Site http://www.artbma.org/

  Description  European, African, American

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Group Identity   African American

  New or Updated:   6/18/2007

  Baltimore
  Great Blacks in Wax Museum, Inc
 
1603 East North Avenue
  Baltimore MD  21213    
  Phone  410 563-3404
  Alt Phone  410 563-6416
  Web Site  www.greatblacksinwax.org
  Description  Ancient Egypt to Civil Rights, mostly American blacks, representation of                         slave ship
 
Type of Resource  Specialty Museum
  Primary Focus  Wax
  Group Identity  African American
  New or Updated:  07/29/2003

  Maryland
 
Baltimore
  Heritage Museum of Art
  Hamlet Court
  4509 Prospect Circle
  Baltimore  MD  21216    
  Phone  410 664-6711
  Web Site  *****
  Alt Web  http://www.sailor.lib.md.us/docs/af_am/bmorecit.html-e.1
  Description  by appointment only Museum Without Walls
 
Type of Resource  Museum
  Primary Focus  Arts
  Group Identity  African American
  Research /Reading  Library
  New or Updated:  07/29/2003

  Baltimore
 
National Juneteenth Museum
 
Address  *****
 
Baltimore  MD
 
Phone  410 467-2724
 
Web Site  http://hosting.xigroup.com/juneteenth/
 
E-mail  mailto:mnsunday@yahoo.com
 
Description  arranges Underground Railroad tours, sponsors events in Baltimore and                         Maryland area
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Primary Focus  Civil Rights
 
Group Identity  African American
 
New or Updated:  08/25/2003


African American

 

 

 

Maryland
Catonsville
Benjamin Banneker Historical Park & Museum
300 Oelia Avenue
Catonsville MD 21228
Phone 410 887-1081
Web Site http://thefriendsofbanneker.org/park_&_museum.htm
Description museum on life of Benjamin Banneker, outdoor exhibits and archaeology, living history farm under development
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Famous People
Group Identity African American
New or Updated: 07/05/2003

  MD

  Columbia

  African Art Museum of Maryland

  5430 Vantage Point Road

  PO Box 1105

  Columbia   MD   21044    

  Phone  410 730-7106

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

  Description  exhibits, lectures, workshops

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Group Identity  African American

  New or Updated:   6/5/2007

Maryland
Howard County Center of African American Culture

5434 Vantage Point Road
Columbia MD 21044
Phone
410 715-1921
Web Site
Description museum and library of African American life
Type of Resource Museum
Group Identity African American
Research/Reading Library

  Rockville
  Beall-Dawson House
 
103 West Montgomery Avenue
  Rockville MD  20850  
 
Phone  301 762-1492
 
Alt Phone  301 340-2825
 
Web Site  http://www.montgomeryhistory.org/Admission.htm
 
Description  Federal town home with period rooms & changing exhibits of prominent                         local family & the slave who worked there
 
Type of Resource  House Museum
  Primary Focus  Local History
  Group Identity  African American
  Owner/Operator:  Montgomery County Historical Society
  New or Updated:  07/16/2003

  Maryland
 
Salisbury
 
Chipman Foundation -- Chipman Cultural Center
 
323 Broad Street
 
MAIL Po Box 4374
 
Salisbury  MD  21803    
 
Phone  410 860 9290
 
Alt Phone  410 742-0100
 
Web Site  http://skipjack.net/af-am_sites/chipman.html
 
Description  church built in meadow where slaves once gathered to worship,
 
Type of Resource  Historic Place
 
Primary Focus  Arts
 
Building Type  Church
 
Group Identity  African American
 
Era      1838
 
New or Updated:  07/12/2003

 

  Towson

  Hampton National Historic Site

  535 Hampton Lane

  Towson  MD   21286    

  Phone 410 823-1309

  Web Site www.nps.gov/hamp

  Description  MANSION CLOSED FOR REPAIR a/o 4/07: 27 historic structures and

                    garden at historic plantation

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Garden

  Building Type  Plantation

  Group Identity  African American

  Era 1790

  Owner/Operator:  NPS

  New or Updated:  4/24/2007


 
Maryland

  Upper Marlboro

  Darnall's Chance

  14800 Governor Ogden Bowie Drive

  Upper Marlboro  MD   20772    

  Phone 301 952-8010

  Web Site http://www.pgparks.com/places/eleganthistoric/darnalls_intro.html

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  Description  emphasis on mid-18th century women, home of widow during pre-

                    Revolutionary era

  Type of Resource  House Museum

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Archaeology

  Collection A-F   Furniture

  Group Identity  African American

  Era  1704

  Owner/Operator:  Prince George's County

  New or Updated:  5/1/2007

 

  ME

  Brunswick

  Bowdoin College Museum of Art

  Walker Art Building

  9400 Colllege Station

  Brunswick   ME   04011    

  Phone  207 725-3275

  Web Site www.bowdoin.edu/artmuseum

  E-mail  mailto:artmuseum@bowdoin.edu 

  Description  American and European, portraits, Gilbert Stuart

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Collection A-F  Decorative Arts

  Collection N-Z  Paintings

  Group Identity  African American

  New or Updated:   5/14/2007

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