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Michigan
Beaver Island
Marine Museum
On the Harbor at St James
Box 263
Beaver Island MI
Phone 616 448-2254
Web Site http://www.ring.com/counties/charattr.htm
Description memorabilia of commercial port including industrial uses, shipwrecks, and ship building
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Maritime
Industry Profession Logging
Era 1906
Owner/Operator: Beaver Island Historic Society

 

  East Jordan

  Portside Art and Historical Museum

  Elm Pointe Estate

  01656 M-66 South

  East Jordan  MI  49727    

  Phone  231 536-2393

  Web Site http://www.portsideartsfair.org/histsoc.htm

  E-mail   mailto: portsideartsfair@hotmail.com

  Alt Web http://www.hsmichigan.org/eastjordan/portsideart.php

  Description  local history featuring lumbering andf agricultural past

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Agricultural

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Genealogy

  Industry /Profession Logging

  Collection  Photography

  New or Updated:   8/22/2007
 

  MI

  Grand Haven

  Tri-Cities Historical  Museum

  200 Washington Ave

  (depot) 1 N Harbor Drive

  Grand Haven  MI   49417    

  Phone 616 842-0700

  Description  two buildings feature Northwest Ottawa County artifacts from Voyageurs

                     to the present

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Building Type  Depot

  Industry /Profession Logging

  Collection A-F  Folk Art

  Collection G-M  Models

  New or Updated:  8/30/2007

Michigan
Muskegon
Muskegon County Museum
430 West Clay Avenue
Muskegon MI 49440

Phone 231 722-0278
Web Site www.muskegonmuseum.org/
Description Cultural and natural history - lumbering, dinosaurs, Body Works
Type of Resource Museum
Field of Study Science Facility Dinosaurs
Industry Profession Logging

  Minnesota

  Aitkin

  Aitkin County Historical Society

  20 Pacific Street SW

  PO Box 215

  Aitkin  MN   56431    

  Phone  218 927-3348

  Web Site http://www.aitkin.com/achs

  E-mail  achs@mlecMNnet

  Description  two buildings, depot houses rotating and local exhibits, log house has

                    logging, ag, & building

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Building Type  Depot

  Industry /Profession Logging

  Research  Library

  Era   1916

  New or Updated:  4/6/2007


Cleveland
Geldner Sawmill
303 Broadway
Beaver Dam
Cleveland MN 56017
Phone 507 931-4319
Web Site http://www.lchs.mus.mn.us/county/geldner.html
Description Sawing demonstrations, at Geldner sawmill, 1860 steam powered mill
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus  Local History
Building Type Sawmill
Industry Profession Logging
Era 1860
Owner/Operator: LeSeuer County Historical Society

 

  Cloquet

  Carlton County History and Heritage Center

   406 Cloquet Avenue

  Cloquet  MN   55720    

  Phone   218 879-1938

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

  E-mail  cchs@cpinternet.com

  Alt Web  http://www.exploreminnesota.com/listing/index.cfm?id=8393

  Description  fire of 1918

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Industry /Profession Logging

  Collection N-Z  Photography

  Group Identity   Native American

  Research /Reading  Library

  Owner/Operator:  Carlton County Historical Society

  New or Updated:   8/21/2004

  Minnesota
 
Winona
 
Winona County Historical Museum
 
160 Johnson Street
 
Winona                 MN    55987    
 
Phone   507 454-2723
 
Web Site  http://www.winona.msus.edu/historicalsociety/
 
Description  located in former National Guard armory, includes time line and hands-on                     children's "Walking Through Time"
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Local History
 
Building Type   Civic
 
Industry /Profession Logging
 
Group Identity   Native Americans
 
Research /Reading  Archives
 
Owner/Operator:  Winona County Historical Society
 
New or Updated:   12/8/2003

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