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Pennsylvania
Harrisburg
Bureau for Historic Preservation
PHMC Commonwealth Keystone Building Second Floor
400 North Street
Harrisburg PA  17120
Phone 
717 783-8946
Web Site  http://www.phmc.state.pa.us/bhp/overview.asp?secid=25
Description  SHPO, National & state historic register programs, archaeology program, building rehab & local government advice
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
Primary Focus  Preservation
Nature of Group or Site Government

PA Federation of Museums & Historical Organization
Commonwealth Keystone Building, Plaza Level
400 North Street
Harrisburg PA    17120
Phone 
717 787-3253
Web Site  http://www.pamuseums.org/
Description  professional organization with Heritage Tourism promotions, three directories, all alphabetical by institution name
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
Primary Focus  History Resource
Nature of Group or Site  Association

Pennsylvania
PA Federation of Museums & Historical Organization

Commonwealth Keystone Building
400 North Street
Harrisburg PA  17120
Phone 
717 787-3253
Web Site  http://www.pamuseums.org/
Description  organizes and promotes museums in PA
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
Kind of Activity  Link List
Nature of Group or Site  Association

 

  Harrisburg

  Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission

  300 North Street

  Harrisburg  PA   17120    

  Phone  717 787-3362

  Web Site http://www.phmc.state.pa.us/

  Toll Free 866 PA-TRAIL

  E-mail  mailto:RA-PHMC-Webmaster@state.pa.us

  Description  state agency for all things historic -- operates 26 sites and museums,

                    SHPO, CLG, Archaeology, Archives

  Type of Resource  History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  History Resource

  Nature of Group or Site  Government

  Research   Archives

  New or Updated:  3/5/2007

  Pennsylvania

  Harrisburg

  Preservation Pennsylvania

  257 North Street

  Harrisburg   PA

  Phone  717 234-2310

  Web Site www.preservationpa.org

  E-mail  mailto:info@preservationpa.org

  Description  statewide preservation organization

  Type of Resource  History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  Preservation

  New or Updated:  3/6/2007

State Archives of Pennsylvania
350 North Street
Harrisburg PA  17120
Phone 
717 783-3281
Web Site  http://www.phmc.state.pa.us/bah/dam/overview.htm?secid=31
Description  located with state museum building near capitol, has moved some of collection online
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
Primary Focus  History Resource
Nature of Group or Site  Government
Research /Reading  Archives

Pennsylvania
Homestead
Steel Industry Heritage Group
338 East 9th Avenue #1
Homestead PA  15120
Phone 
412 464-4020
Web Site  www.riversofsteel.com
Description
Type of Resource 
History Related Organization
Primary Focus  Historical Society

 
Homestead
 
Alliance of National Heritage Areas
 
The Bost Building
 
623 East Eighth Ave
 
Homestead  PA 15120    
 
Phone   412 464-4020
 
Web Site  http://www.nationalheritageareas.com/index.html
 
E-mail  mailto:acarlino@riversofsteel.com
 
Description  23 Congressionally-designated heritage regions
 
Type of Resource   History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  Preservation
 
Nature of Group or Site  Association
 
New or Updated:   3/19/2004

 
Pennsylvania
 
Hummelstown
 
Hummelstown Area Historical Soc
 
Rosanna
 
Hummelstown  PA   17036    
 
Phone   717 566-6314
 
Web Site  *****
 
Description
 
Type of Resource   History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  Historical Society
 
New or Updated:    1/29/2004

 Jenkintown
 
Old York Rd Historical Society
  
c/o The Jenkintown Library
 
460 Old York Road
 
Jenkintown  PA 19046    
 
Phone   215 886-8590
 
Web Site  http://www.oyrhs.org/
 
Alt Web  http://www.philadelphiabuildings.org/pab/app/in_display.cfm/491230
 
Description  lectures, scholarly bulletin, archives
 
Type of Resource   History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  Historical Society
 
Research /Reading  Archives
 
New or Updated:    2/7/2004

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