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  NC
 
Charlotte
 
Afro-American Cultural Center
 
401 N Myers St
 
Charlotte  NC  28202    
 
Phone  704 374-1565
 
Web Site  *****
 
Description  2 galleries, one permanent, second rotating painting, sculpture, photography,                         more - film, theater & other events
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Primary Focus  Arts
 
Building Type  Church
 
Group Identity  African American
 
New or Updated:  07/14/2003

  Creswell
 
Somerset Place State Historic Site
 
2572 Lake Shore Road
 
Creswell NC     27928    
 
Phone   252 797-4560
 
Web Site  http://www.ah.dcr.state.nc.us/sections/hs/somerset/Main.htm
 
E-mail  mailto:somerset@ncmail.net
 
Description  once covering 100,000 acres, plantation once held 50 structures, now holds
 
Type of Resource   Historic Place
 
Building Type   Plantation
 
Group Identity   African American
 
New or Updated:   12/7/2003

  North Carolina
 
Durham
 
Mary L Williams Center for Black Culture
 
2 West Union Building
 
Campus Box 90880
 
Durham                 NC 27708    
 
Phone   919 684-3814
 
Web Site  http://mlw.studentaffairs.duke.edu/
 
Description  performance areas, art displays, library
 
Type of Resource   History Related Organization
 
Group Identity   African American
 
Research /Reading  Library
 
New or Updated:         12/14/2003

Raleigh
African American Cultural Complex
119 Sunnybrook Road
Raleigh NC 27610
Phone
919 212-3598
Web Site http://www.aaccmuseum.org/
Description replica of Amistad slave ship, African American contributions, display of inventions
Type of Resource Museum
Building Type Ship
Group Identity African American

North Carolina
Sedalia
Charlotte Hawkins Brown Memorial
6136 Burlington Road
Sedalia NC 27342
Phone
336 449-4846
Web Site www.chbfoundation.org
Description dedicated to educator, African American women, and African Americans in NC
Type of Resource House Museum
Group Identity African American

  NJ
 
Jersey City
 
Afro-American Historical Society Museum
 
1841 Kennedy Boulevard
 
Jersey City  NJ  07305 
 
Phone  201 547-5262
 
Web Site  http://www.cityofjerseycity.org/docs/afroam.shtml
 
Alt Web  http://www.nj.gov/travel/Perfect_Tours/aatour.shtml
 
Description  located on the 2nd floor of a public library, primary focus is documents
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Collection G-M  Musical Instruments
 
Collection N-Z  Quilts
 
Group Identity  African American
 
New or Updated:  07/14/2003
New Mexico
Albuquerque
Center for Southwest Research
General Library
Univeristy of New Mexico
Albuquerque NM 87131
Phone
505 277-6451
Web Site
http://www.unm.edu/~cswrref/enginfo.html
E-mail mailto:cswrref@unm.edu
Description varied library & archival collections on New Mexico, cating back to Spanish Colonial era, at U oNew Mexico library
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus History Resource
Field of Study/Science Facility Architecture
Industry /Profession Music
Collection G-M Manuscripts
Collection N-Z Photography
Research /Reading Library
New or Updated: 05/14/2003

Albuquerque
Charlie Morrisey Research Hall Collection
University of New Mexico
Division of African-American Studies
Albuquerque NM 87131
Phone 505 277-5644
Web Site http://www.unm.edu/~afamstds/hall.htm
Description collection of archival material on Blacks in the Southwest
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus History Resource
Field of Study/Science Facility Oral history
Collection G-M Manuscripts
Collection N-Z Photography
Group Identity African American
Research /Reading Archives
New or Updated: 05/15/2003
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