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Florida
Jacksonville
Fort Caroline National Memorial
12713 Fort Caroline Road
Jacksonville FL 32225
Phone 904 641-7155
Web Site http://www.nps.gov/foca/
E-mail TIMU_Interpretation@nps.gov
Description Park commemorates French presence in Florida - Visitor Center with exhibits, near full-scale reproduction of 1564 fort, also principal interpretive center for Timucuan Ecological and Historic Preserve
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Military
Building Type Fort
Group Identity French
Era 16th

 

Illinois
Prairie du Rocher
Fort de Chartres SHS & Peithman Museum
RR 2
Prairie du Rocher IL 62277
Phone 618 284-7230
Web Site http://www.state.il.us/HPA/Sites/FortdeChartres.htm
Description stone fortress built by the French to control Illinois country, mostly dismantled, but original powder magazine and parts of walls and sentry boxes have been reconstructed
Type of Resource Historic District
Building Type Fort
Group Identity French
Era 1720

  LA

  Natchitoches

  Fort St Jean Baptiste

  155 Rue Jefferson

  Natchitoches  LA   71457    

  Phone   318 357-3101

  Web Site  http://www.lastateparks.com/fortstj/ftstjean.htm

  Toll Free  888 677-7853

  E-mail  mailto:fortstjean@crt.state.la.us

  Alt Web  http://www.explorenatchitoches.com/stateparks.php?task=view&articleID=5

  Description  reconstructed French fort with active living history program schedule

  Type of Resource   Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Military

  Building Type   Fort

  Kind of Activity   Living History

  Group Identity   French

  Era  1716

  New or Updated:         9/30/2005

  ME
 
Lewiston
 
Franco American Heritage Center at St Mary's
 
Address
 
Lewiston   ME
 
Phone   207 783-1585
 
Alt Phone   207 784-9586
 
Web Site  http://www.francoamericanheritage.org/index.html
 
Description  French-Canadian performing arts, museum & learning center in church closed
                   
 in 2000
 
Type of Resource   Historic Place
 
Primary Focus  Arts
 
Building Type   Church
 
Group Identity   French
 
New or Updated:    7/14/2004
  MN
  Bloomington
  National Huguenot Society
 
9033 Lyndale Avenue S
  Bloomington  MN  55420    
  Phone  952 885-9776
  Web Site  http://www.huguenot.netnation.com/general/
  E-mail  http://www.huguenot.netnation.com/forms/info_req.htm
  Description  organization for persecuted French Protestants, who fled to other                         countries in the 17th & 18th centuries
 
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
  Primary Focus  Historical Society
  Group Identity  French
  New or Updated:  07/22/2003
  NJ
 
Closter
 
Abram Demaree Homestead
 
Schraalenburgh Road
 
& Old Hook Road
 
Closter                 NJ  07624    
 
Phone   201 784-9618
 
Web Site  http://www.fieldandflowers.com/id25.htm
 
Description  French Huguenot home an14 acres of vegetables  flowers
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Primary Focus  Gardens
 
Group Identity   French
 
Era  1720
 
New or Updated:   1/5/2004

  NY

  New York

  Huguenot Society of America

  122 East 58th St

  New York   NY 10022    

  Phone   212 755-0592

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

  Description  preserves memory of Huguenot settlers

  Type of Resource   History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  History Resource

  Group Identity   French

  Research /Reading  Library

  New or Updated: 11/23/2004

Texas
Victoria
Museum of the Coastal Bend
2200 E Red River
Victoria TX 77901
Phone
361 582-2511
Web Site
http://lois.vic.uh.edu/museum/home.htm
E-mail mailto:Mbrown@vc.cc.tx.us
Description planned museum to center on artifacts currently being collected at Fort St Louis
Type of Resource Museum
Field of Study/Science Facility Archaeology
Group Identity French
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