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  PA
 
Montrose
 
Center for Anti-Slavery Studies
 
75 Church Street
 
Montrose  PA  18801    
 
Phone  570 278-6837
 
Web Site  http://www.antislaverystudies.org/
 
Description  attempting to restore two local buildings to tell the story of local
                       
Underground Railroad & historical study & research
 
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
 
Group Identity  African American
 
New or Updated:  10/31/2003

  PA
 
Philadelphia
 
African-American Museum in Philadelphia
 
701 Arch Street
 
Philadelphia  PA  19106    
 
Phone  215 474-0380
 
Web Site  http://www.aampmuseum.org/
 
Description  dedicated to the art, history, and culture of African Americans
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Group Identity  African American
 
New or Updated:  07/11/2003

  RI

  Providence

  Rhode Island Black Heritage Society

  65 Weybosset Street at the Arcade, Suite 29

  Providence  RI  02903    

  Phone 401 751-3490

  Web Site http://www.providenceri.com/RI_BlackHeritage/

  Description  formed to collect materials related to the Blacks of Rhode Island,

                    exhibition room on 2nd floor

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Group Identity  African American

  Research  Library

  New or Updated:  7/20/2007

  SC
 
Camden
 
Bonds Conway House
 
811 Fair Street
 
PO Box 501
 
Camden  SC 29020    
 
Phone   803 425-1123
 
Web Site  http://www.mindspring.com/~kchistory/
 
E-mail  mailto:kchistory@mindspring.com
 
Description  located in home of first local  black man to purchase his own freedom
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Primary Focus  Historical Society
 
Group Identity   African American
 
Era  1812
 
Owner/Operator:  Kershaw County Historical
 
New or Updated:   3/9/2004

  SC
  Charleston
  Avery Research Center for African American History
 
College of Charleston
  66 George Street
  Charleston SC 29424    
  Phone  843 953-7609
  Web Site  http://www.cofc.edu/avery/museum.htm
 
Description  research center holds several galleries including recreated 19th century                         classroom, two rotating exhibit galleries, exhibits, and auditorium
  
Type of Resource         Museum
 
Primary Focus  History Resource
  Group Identity  African American
  Research /Reading  Library
  New or Updated:  07/17/2003 

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