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California
San Francisco
Arte Maya Tz'utuhil Museum & Gallery
PO Box 40391
San Francisco CA 94140
Phone
415 282-7654
Web Site
www.artemaya.com
Description Mayan
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Group Identity Native American

California Indian Museum and Cultural Center
Address
San Francisco CA
Phone
Web Site www.cimcc.indian.com/
Description
Type of Resource Museum
Group Identity Native American

California
De Young Museum
75 Tea Garden Drive
San Francisco CA 94118
Phone 415 750-3600
Web Site www.thinker.org/deyoung/
Description existing museum closed 12/2000, new museum to open /2005
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Group Identity Native American
 

  Santa Ana

  Bowers Museum of Cultural Art

  2002 N Main St

  Santa Ana  CA   92706    

  Phone 714 567-3600

  Web Site www.bowers.org

  Description  6 galleries, cultural understanding through art; African, pre-Columbian,

                     Oceanic, Native American, California Plein Air

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Group Identity  Native American

  New or Updated: 4/6/2007

California
Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History
2559 Puesta del Sol
Santa Barbara CA 93105
Phone
805 682-3224
Web Site
www.sbnature.org/
Description
Anthropology and biology of the area
Type of Resource
Museum
Primary Focus
Natural History
Field of Study/Science Facility
Biology
Group Identity
Native American

Santa Clara
Triton Museum of Art
1505 Warburton Avenue
Santa Clara CA 95050
Phone
408 347-3754
Web Site
www.tritonmuseum.org
Description
American Impressionist Theodore Wores
Type of Resource
Museum
Primary Focus
Arts
Collection N-Z Paintings
Group Identity
Native American

California
Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History
1305 East Cliff Dr
Santa Cruz CA 95062
Phone 831 420-6115
Web Site www.webcom.com/~vmc/SCM
Description
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Natural History
Nature of Group or Site Municipal
Group Identity Native American

Santa Fe Springs
Heritage Park
12100 Mora Drive
Santa Fe Springs CA 90670
Phone 714 946-6476
Web Site http://www.santafesprings.org/build.htm
Description Carriage Barn, now a museum; Tank house,  Windmill, plant Conservatory, Aviary, adobe ruins; depot with locomotive, boxcar, caboose; Tongva structures
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Building Collection
Field of Study/Science Facility Aviary
Collection N-Z Rolling Stock
Group Identity Native American
Era 1880-1920

California
Santa Rosa
Jesse Peter Museum
Santa Rosa Junior College
1501 Mendocino Ave
Santa Rosa CA 95401
Phone
707 527-4011
Web Site
www.santarosa.edu/museum/index.html
Description
Type of Resource
Museum
Field of Study/Science Facility Ethnography
Group Identity Native American

Tahoe City
Gatekeepers Museum and Steinbach Indian Basket Col
130 West Lake Road
Tahoe City CA 96145
Phone 530 583-1762
Web Site http://www.tahoecountry.com/nlths/gatekeepers.html
E-mail mailto:nlths@tahoecountry.com
Description reconstructed cabin in a park, originally the home of the person responsible for regulating water levels, 800 baskets from 50 tribes
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Collection A-F Baskets
Group Identity Native American

California
Temecula
Temecula Valley Museum
28314 Mercedes Street
Temecula CA 92590
Phone 909 676-0021
Web Site http://www.ci.hemet.ca.us/cmntyprf/events/attrac.htm
Description local tribes, early ranching and train-stop
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Group Identity Native American

Thousand Oaks
Chumash Interpretive Center
3290 Lang Ranch Parkway
Oakbrook Regional Park
Thousand Oaks CA
Phone 805 492-8076
Web Site http://www.designplace.com/chumash/
E-mail mailto:deerclan@gte.net
Description Chumash culture and history, museum and reconstructed village in a natural setting inside a park located around cave containing pictographs
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Village
Group Identity Native American

California
Ukiah
Grace Hudson Museum-Sun House
431 South Main St
Ukiah CA 95482
Phone
707 467-2836
Web Site http://www.gracehudsonmuseum.org/
Description artist Hudson ethnographer husband John, site holds museum and the couple's home. Western art, history, and anthropology, study of Pomo Indian
Type of Resource Museum
Field of Study/Science Facility Ethnography
Collection A-F Baskets
Collection N-Z Paintings
Group Identity Native American
 

  CA

  Yosemite National  Park

  Yosemite Museum

  Yosemite National Park

  PO Box 577

  Yosemite National  Park  CA

  Phone   208 372-0200

  Web Site  http://www.nps.gov/yose/pphtml/facilities.html

  Alt Web  http://www.yosemitenews.net/museum.html

  Description  cultural history of Miwok and Paiute people with demonstrations of

                    basket weaving, beadwork, games; reconstructed Ahwannee village,

                    painting and photography collections

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus Village

  Collection   Paintings

  Group Identity  Native American

  Research  Library

  New or Updated:   3/23/2006

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