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Texas
 
Austin
 
Lakeway Historical Society Inc
 
963 Lohmans Crossing Road
 
Austin  TX 78734    
 
Phone   512 261-3000
 
Web Site  *****
 
Description  all we know is they have a phone number
 
Type of Resource   History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  Historical Society
 
New or Updated:   5/3/2004

National Conference of State Museum Associations
3939 Bees Caves Road
Bldg. A #1B
Austin TX   78746
Phone 
512 328-6812
Web Site  www.io.com/~tam
E-mail  mailto:tam@io.com
Description  3 good lists -- 264 Texas museums with reciprocal admission, Texas Museums on the Web, Museum Professional links
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
Nature of Group or Site  Association
Owner/Operator:  Texas Association of Museums

Texas
Perry-Castañeda Library Map Collection, U of Texas

21st Street
Austin TX  78712
Phone 
512 495-4350
Web Site  www.lib.utexas.edu/Libs/PCL/Map_collection/
Description  everyone points to this as the best online map collection
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
Primary Focus  History Resource
Research /Reading  Maps

  Austin
 
Preservation Texas Inc
  
604 West 9th Street #A
 
PO Box 12832
 
Austin  TX     78701    
 
Phone   512 472-0102
 
Web Site  http://www.preservationtexas.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:info@preservationtexas.org
 
Description  preservation advocacy in Texas
 
Type of Resource   History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  Preservation
 
New or Updated:     5/7/2004

Texas
Texas Association of Museums

3939 Bee Caves Road
Building #1B
Austin TX   78746
Phone 
512 328-6812
Web Site  www.io.com/~tam
Description
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
Kind of Activity  Link List
Nature of Group or Site  Association

  Austin

  Texas Folklife Resources

  1317 S Congress Ave

  Austin  TX    78704    

  Phone   512 441-9255

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

  E-mail  info@texasfolklife.org

  Description  dedicated to preserving & fostering traditional folk arts through performances,

                    residencies, exhibitions, apprenticeships, educational & media projects

  Type of Resource   History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Kind of Activity  Performance

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Folklife

  New or Updated:   11/17/2005
 

  TX

  Austin

  Texas Historical Commission Library

  1511 Colorado

  PO Box 12276 Austin 78711

  Austin  TX    78701    

  Phone 512 463-6100

  Web Site www.thc.state.tx.us

  E-mail  mailto:thc@thc.state.tx.us

  Description  state agency for historic preservation

  Type of Resource  History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  Preservation

  Nature of Group or Site  Government

  Research  Library

  New or Updated:  11/16/2006

  Austin
 
Texas Historical Foundation
 
221 East 9th Street #307
 
PO Box 50314
 
Austin  TX      78701 
 
Phone   512 453-2154
 
Web Site  http://www.thfonline.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:Info@thfonline.org
 
Description  supports research & preservation
 
Type of Resource   History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  Preservation
 
New or Updated:   5/11/2004

Texas
Texas Parks & Wildlife

4200 Smith School Road
Austin TX    78744
Phone 
512 389-4800    Web Site  http://www.tpwd.state.tx.us/
Toll Free  800 792-1112
Description  state department operates numerous historic sites in addition to parks and wildlife areas
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
Nature of Group or Site  Government

  Austin
 
Texas State Historical Association
 
1 University Station D0901
 
Richardson Hall Building #306
 
Austin  TX   78712    
 
Phone   512 471-1525
 
Web Site  http://www.tsha.utexas.edu/
 
Description  runs Handbook of Texas Online, digital guide to every town in Texas
 
Type of Resource   History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  History Resource
 
Nature of Group or Site  Web Site
 
New or Updated:    5/12/2004

Texas
Texas State Library & Archives Commission

Lorenzo De Zavala State Archives & Library Building
Capitol Complex, 1201 Brazos Street
Austin TX
Phone 
512 463-5480  Web Site  http://www.tsl.state.tx.us/agency/visit.html - lorenzo
E-mail  http://www.tsl.state.tx.us/arc/archmail.html
Description  archives located in complex with state library and reference center
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
Primary Focus  History Resource
Research /Reading  Archives

  Austin
 
Texas Supreme Court Historical Society
 
205 West 14th Street
 
Austin  TX   78701    
 
Phone   512 481-1840
 
Web Site  *****
 
Description
 
Type of Resource   History Related Organization
 
New or Updated:    5/13/2004
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