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Scandinavian California - Idaho

 

 
Scandinavian Pages  CA-ID, IL-ME, MI-WY  

  AZ

  Tempe

  Niels Petersen House Museum

  1414 West Southern Avenue

  Tempe  AZ

  Phone  480 350-5151

  Alt Phone  480 350-5100

  Web Site http://www.tempe.gov/museum/aphm.htm

  Description  home of prominent early citizen from Denmark

  Type of Resource  House Museum

  Group Identity  Scandinavian

  Era  1892

  Owner/Operator:  Tempe Historical Museum

  New or Updated:   8/23/2006

 

California
Fresno
Danish American Historical Society
905 R Street
Fresno CA 93721
Phone 559 584-4006
Web Site ******
Description local Danish immigrant history
Type of Resource Museum
Group Identity Scandinavian
New or Updated: 04/22/2003

Pasadena
Pasadena Historical Museum
470 W Walnut St
Pasadena CA 91103
Phone 626 577-1660
Web Site http://www.pasadenahistory.org/
Description over one million items in archives, Finnish Folk Art Museum, Fenyes Mansion
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Group Identity Scandinavian
Research/Reading Archives

California
Solvang
Elverhoj Museum of History and Art
1624 Elverhoy Way
Solvang CA 93463
Phone
805 686-1211
Web Site
http://www.elverhoj.org/
Description replica of Danish farmhouse built by two artists
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Group Identity Danish
New or Updated: 06/07/2003
Delaware
Wilmington
Hendrickson House
606 Church St
Wilmington DE 19801
Phone 302 652-5629
Web Site http://www.colonialswedes.org/Forefathers/Hendrick.html
Alt Web http://members.aol.com/sakerthing/sr-dscs.htm
Description Early log cabin in park on site of Swedish first permanent settlement
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Group Identity Scandinavian
Era 1638
Owner/Operator: Delaware Swedish Colonial Society
New or Updated: 04/15/2003
Iowa
Decorah
Vesterheim Norwegian-American Museum
523 West Water Street
PO Box 379
Decorah IA 52101
Phone 563 382-9681
Web Site http://www.vesterheim.org/
E-mail mailto:vesterheim@vesterheim.org
Description 16 historic buildings in town & farmstead & country just outside town
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus Building Collection
Group Identity Scandinavian
Research/Reading Library
 

  IA

  Elk Horn

  Danish Immigrant Museum

  2212 Washington Street

  PO Box 470

  Elk Horn  IA  51531    

  Phone  712 764-7001

  Web Site http://dkmuseum.org/

  Description  Danish history & culture, immigrant experience, 2 houses & chapel on

                     30 acre site

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Building Collection

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Genealogy

  Group Identity  Scandinavian

  Research  Library

  New or Updated:  7/25/2006

Idaho
Donnelly
Long Valley Museum
13131 FM Road
PO Box 444
Donnelly  ID 83615
Phone
208 325-8383
Web Site
*****
Alt Web http://www.idahomountainproperties.com/AreaInfo.htm
Description local building gathered at one time site of town of Roseberry, General store building open
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Building collection
Building Type Store
Industry /Profession Farming
Collection N-Z Tools
Group Identity Finnish
New or Updated: 05/11/2003
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