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District of Columbia
Diplomatic Reception Rooms
US State Department
2201 C Street NW
Washington DC  20052 Phone  202 647-3241
Alt Phone  202 647-1990
Web Site  http://www.state.gov/www/about_state/diprooms/
Description  rooms used for official receptions are furnished with outstanding American  furniture - tours by reservation only web site holds detailed descriptions
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
Collection A-F  Furniture
Era  1750-1825

District of Columbia Association of Museums
1901 Fort Place SE
Washington DC  20020
Phone
Web Site 
*****
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
Description
Nature of Group or Site 
Association

District of Columbia
Washington
Federal Bureau of Investigation

Room M-956 J Edgar Hoover Building
935 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington DC  20535
Phone 
202 324-3447
Web Site  http://www.fbi.gov/fbinbrief/tour/tour.htm
Description  TOURS CURRENTLY CLOSED
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
Industry /Profession  Law Enforcement

Federal Library and Information Center Committee
Federal Library and Information Center Network, Library of Congress
101 Independence Ave SE, Adams Bldg Room 217
Washington DC  20540
Phone 
202 707-4800
Web Site  http://lcweb.loc.gov/flicc/
E-mail  mailto:lcweb@loc.gov
Description  mostly just for the federal libraries, it does contain a link list with most of the federal libraries and information centers listed in the "forum" section
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
Primary Focus  History Resource
Nature of Group or Site  Government
Research /Reading  Library

District of Columbia
Folger Shakespeare Library

201 East Capitol Street SE
Washington DC  20003
Phone 
202 544-4600
Alt Phone  202 544-7077
Web Site  http://www.folger.edu/Home_02B.html
E-mail  mailto:webmaster@folger.edu
Description  founded by Standard Oil man with a lifelong interest in Shakespeare, library books, manuscripts, playbills, promptbooks, and offers regular performances and readings
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
Building Type  Theater
Kind of Activity  Performance
Research /Reading  Library

Heritage Preservation
1730 K Street NW #566
Washington DC  20006
Phone 
202 625-1495
Web Site  www.heritagepreservation.org/
Description
Type of Resource 
History Related Organization
Primary Focus  Preservation

District of Columbia
Historic American Buildings Survey

Address 
*****
Washington DC 
Phone 
*****
Web Site  http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/hhhtml/hhhome.html
Description  online directory of more than 35,000 sites and structures in the surveys, from the Library of Congress
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
Primary Focus  Preservation
Nature of Group or Site  Web Site

Historic Preservation Division DC
Address 
*****
Washington DC
Phone
Web Site 
http://www.dchistoric.org/overview/
Description  acts as SHPO for the District, all useful information is in PDF format
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
Primary Focus  Preservation

District of Columbia
History in the Parks - National Park Service

Address *****
Washington DC
Phone
Web Site 
www.cr.nps.gov/catsig.htm
Description  NPS has taken the time to categorize the Parks and has created a separate page to help you zero in.
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
Kind of Activity  Link List
Nature of Group or Site  Web Site

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