your guide to over 550 living history museums

Resource Guide - Industry

Resource Guide Index

Places Home Page

Quick Guide
Name, City, Type of Resource

   
 

Forestry

 
 

 

 

 

Arkansas
Gurdon
Hoo-Hoo International Forestry Museum
207 Main Street
PO Box 118
Gurdon AR  71743
Phone 870 353-4997
Web Site www.aristotle.net/~russjohn/hoohoo.html
Alt Web www.hoo-hoo.org/
Description small log cabin with lumber museum
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus Industrial
Industry Profession Forestry
Collection N-Z Woodcarving

 

 

  DC
 
Washington
 
American Tree Farm System
 
1111 19th Street,  NW
 
Suite 780
 
Washington  DC  20036    
 
Phone   202 463-2462
 
Web Site  http://www.treefarmsystem.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:info@treefarmsystem.org
 
Description  promotes private forestry, lists of contacts
 
Type of Resource   Nature
 
Primary Focus  Industrial
 
Nature of Group or Site  Outdoors
 
Industry /Profession Forestry
 
New or Updated:  3/5/2004

Florida
Perry
Forest Capital State Cultural Museum
204 Forest Park Drive
Perry FL 32348
Phone 850 584-3227
Web Site http://www.dep.state.fl.us/parks/district2/forestcapital/index.asp
Description Geodesic dome features map of Florida tree types, Cracker Homestead Interpretive Site, exhibits on wood products
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus Industrial
Industry Profession Forestry
  MA
 
Petersham
 
Harvard U Fisher Museum at Harvard Forest
 
326 N Main Street
 
PO Box 68
 
Petersham  MA  01366   
 
Phone  508 724-3302
 
Alt Phone  617 724-3285
 
Web Site  http://www.peabody.harvard.edu/museum_fisher.html
 
Description  dioramas, built in the 1930's, of forest change and progression.  A                         historical sequence follows one site from 1730-1930
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Ecology
 
Industry /Profession  Forestry
 
Research /Reading  Library
 
New or Updated:  10/08/2003

  NC

  Durham

  Forest History Society

  701 William Vickers Avenue

  Durham NC   27701    

  Phone  919 682-9319

  Web Site http://www.lib.duke.edu/forest/Research/ohiguide.html

  E-mail  mailto:recluce2@duke.edu

  Description  over 200 oral history interviews with individuals important to the history

                     of forests and forestry

  Type of Resource  History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  History Resource

  Nature of Group or Site  Association

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Oral History

  Industry /Profession Forestry

  New or Updated:  11/18/2006

  OR
 
Portland
 
World Forestry Center Museum
 
4033 SW Canyon Road
 
Portland  OR   97221    
 
Phone   503 228-1367
 
Web Site  http://www.worldforestry.org/museum.html
 
Description  trees, forests, ecosystems, talking tree, rainforests
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Industrial
 
Industry /Profession Forestry
 
New or Updated:  3/9/2004
Last Update:  03/03/2010 Previous Site        Previous Page E-Mail Step Into Places

google

 

 
Google

HOME  |  RESOURCE GUIDE  |  CALENDAR VIEW  |  CALENDAR ENTRY  |  ABOUT US  |  CONTACT

                           
Step Into
History
Step Into
Historic Houses
Step Into
Old Towns
Step Into
Science
Step Into
Kids Stuff
Step Into
Museums
Step Into Experience

Copyright 2001-2009   Step Into Places, Inc. All rights reserved
Web Design by 5207 Inc.