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  Maryland
 
Frederick
  Schifferstadt Architectural Museum
 
1110 Rosemont Avenue
  Frederick MD  21701  
 
Phone  301 663-3885
  Web Site  http://www.smallmuseum.org/schifferstadt.htm
  Description  German colonial house made of sandstone, pegged wooden frame, stone arches
 
Type of Resource  House Museum
  Field of Study/Science Facility  Architecture
  Group Identity  German
  Era  1756
  New or Updated:  07/31/2003

  Hagerstown
 
Jonathon Hager House & Museum
 
110 Key Street
 
City Park
 
Hagerstown  MD  21740  
 
Phone  301 739-8393
 
Web Site  *****
 
Alt Web  http://www.marylandmemories.org/proof/museums.html
 
Description  furnished with period pieces, German style home of town's founders
 
Type of Resource  House Museum
 
Primary Focus  Local History
 
Group Identity  German
 
Era      1739
 
New or Updated:  10/26/2003 

  MI

  Frankenmuth

  Frankenmuth Historical Museum

   613 South Main Street

  Frankenmuth  MI    48734     

  Phone  989 652-9701

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

  Description  story of town founded by Bavarian immigrants

  Type of Resource Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Building Type  Hotel/Inn

  Group Identity  German

  Research  Library

  New or Updated:  8/26/2007

  MO

  Bethel

  Historic Bethel Colony

  127 North Main

  Bethel  MO   63434    

  Phone  660 284-6493

  Web Site http://www.bethelcolony.missouri.org/

  E-mail  mailto:bethelcolony@hotmail.com

  Description  30 original structures from mid-19th century German communal society

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus Communal

  Kind of Activity  Living History

  Group Identity German

  Era  1844

  New or Updated:  8/9/2007

  New York

  New York

  Goethe-Institut

  1014 Fifth Ave

  New York  NY  10028    

  Phone  212 439-8700

  Web Site  http://www.goethe.de/ins/us/ney/enindex.htm

  Description  German culture & education, sponsors events & offers classes & resource directory

  Type of Resource   Activity

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Group Identity   German

  New or Updated:          12/30/2005


Wheatfield
Das Haus German Heritage Museum
2549 Niagara Road
Wheatfield NY 14304
Phone 716 731-4553
Web Site http://www.wheatfield.ny.us/hst/
Description original log house and replica barn showing life of German founders of local communities
Type of Resource Museum
Group Identity German
Era 1843
Ohio
Kelleys Island
Kelley Island Historical Association
PO Box 328
Kelleys Island OH 43438
Phone
419 746-2399
Web Site
http://www.kelleysislandhistorical.org/default.htm
Description
located in restored church, goal is to build new museum
Type of Resource
Museum
Primary Focus
Local History
Building Type
Church
Group Identity
German
Era 1865

  OR

  Aurora

  Old Aurora Colony Museum

  2nd & Liberty Streets

  MAIL PO Box 202

  Aurora  OR           97002    

  Phone   503 678-5754

  Web Site  www.auroracolonymuseum.com

  E-mail  mailto:info@auroracolonymuseum.com

  Description  Ox Barn museum in center of historic district of mid-19th century religious communal  society

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Communal

  Group Identity   German

  New or Updated:           11/15/2005

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