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Michigan
Battle Creek
Kimball House Museum
196 Capital Avenue NE
Battle Creek MI 49017
Phone 616 965-2613
Web Site http://www.kimballhouse.org/
E-mail mailto:bchist@net-link.net
Description house occupied by local medical family, extensive material on Sojourner Truth & Ella Eaton Kellogg
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Industry /Profession Medical
Group Identity African American
Research /Reading Archives
Era 1886
Owner/Operator: Heritage Battle Creek
New or Updated: 06/15/2003

  Detroit
  American Black Artist Inst
 
6850 Vinewood St
  Detroit  MI  48208   
 
Phone  313 872-0332
  Web Site  *****
  Description
 
Type of Resource  Museum
  Group Identity  African American
  New or Updated:  07/30/2003

  MI

  Detroit

  Charles H Wright Museum of African American Histor

  315 East Warren Avenue

  Detroit MI   48201    

  Phone  313 494-5800

  Web Site http://www.maah-detroit.org/

  Description  permanent exhibit of African civilization from the Middle Passage to

                    the Underground Railroad

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Group Identity  African American

  New or Updated:  7/5/2007

  Missouri
 
Kansas City
  American Jazz Museum
 
1616 East 18th St
  Kansas City MO  64108    
 
Phone  816 474-8463
  Web Site  http://www.americanjazzmuseum.com/MuseumPageOne.asp
 
Description  visitor center, film, exhibits on Louis Armstrong, Ella Fitzgerald, Charlie                         Parker, music discovery, children's room, listening areas, performance area
  
Type of Resource    Specialty Museum
  
Primary Focus         Famous People
   Kind of Activity
         Performance
   Industry /Profession
     Music
   Group Identity
               African American
  
New or Updated:                 07/16/2003

  Kansas City
 
Negro Leagues Baseball Museum
 
1616 East 18th Street
 
Kansas City  MO    64108    
 
Phone   816 221-1920
 
Web Site  http://www.nlbm.com/
 
Alt Web  www.nc5.infi.net/~moxie/nlb/nlb.html
 
Description  story of African American baseball when players were still kept out of the
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Sports
 
Industry /Profession Baseball
 
Group Identity   African American
 
New or Updated:   3/31/2004

  Mississippi
 
Yazoo City
 
Oakes African-American Cultural Center
 
312 S Monroe
 
PO Box 1192
 
Yazoo City  MS  39194    
 
Phone  662 746-7984
 
Alt Phone  662 746-5038
 
Web Site  http://www.yazoo.org/website/history/history_oakes_african_american.htm
 
Description  home of businessman, dedicated research and education about to
                       
successful African Americans
 
Type of Resource  House Museum
 
Collection N-Z  Photography
 
Group Identity  African American
 
Research /Reading  Archives
 
Owner/Operator:  Yazoo County Fair and Civic League
 
New or Updated:  11/06/2003
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