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  Kentucky

  Jenkins

  Zegeer Coal-Railroad Museum

  102 North Main Street

  PO Box 4

  Jenkins  KY  41537    

  Phone   606 832-4676

  Web Site  http://www.coaleducation.org/zegeer/

  Description  models, artwork, photos, electronic maps

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  Building Type   Depot

  Industry /Profession Mining

  New or Updated:  1/3/2005


Marion
Clement Mineral Museum
205 N Walker St
PO Box 391
Marion KY 42064
Phone 270 965-4263
Web Site http://www.clementmineralmuseum.com/
E-mail mailto:becmus@apex.net
Description Collection of local fluorite crystals gathered locally over 80 years, folk art stone carvings, mining memorabilia
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Natural History
Field of Study/Science Facility Minerals
Industry /Profession Mining
New or Updated: 05/06/2003

  Kentucky
 
Van Lear
 
Van Lear Historical Miners' Museum
 
78 Miller's Creek Road
 
PO Box 369
 
Van Lear  KY  41265    
 
Phone   606 789-9725
 
Web Site  http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Ranch/7827/
 
E-mail  blevinstar@yahoo.com
 
Alt Web  http://www.webspawner.com/users/VanLear/
 
Description  1930s Appalachian coal mining story, 30 foot long model of town in 1930s
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Local History
 
Industry /Profession Mining
 
Collection G-M  Models
 
Owner/Operator:  Van Lear Historical Society
 
New or Updated:  6/3/2005

  Louisiana
  Sulphur
  Brimstone Museum
 
800 Picard Rd
  Frasch Park
 
Sulphur LA 70663    
 
Phone  337 527-7142
  Web Site  http://www.geocities.com/BourbonStreet/3076/sulhis.html
 
Alt Web  http://www.westcal.org/members/brimhismuseum/
 
Description  local sulphur industry and Frasch mining process
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Primary Focus  Local History
 
Building Type  Depot
  Industry /Profession  Mining
  Owner/Operator:  Brimstone Historical Society
  New or Updated:  07/20/2003

  Maine

  Monson

  Monson Historical Society

  Main Street

  mail: PO Box 173 Guilford ME 0443

  Monson ME  04443    

  Phone   207 876-3073

  Web Site  *****

  E-mail  mailto:emb@midmaine.com

  Description  Swedish & Finnish immigrant, Monson Narrow Gauge RR, slate quarrying

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Industry /Profession Mining

  Collection N-Z  Photography

  Group Identity   Scandinavian

  Research /Reading  Library

  New or Updated:  8/4/2005

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