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  MD

  College Park

  Nixon Presidential Materials Staff

  8601 Adelphi Road

  College Park   MD  20740    

  Phone  301 713-6950

  Web Site http://nixon.archives.gov/index.php

  E-mail  nixon@nara.gov

  Description  Nixon administration papers kept near Washington, over 44 million

                    documents including audio tapes from the Watergate period

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  President

  Nature of Group or Site  Government

  Industry /Profession Politics

  Research   Archives

  New or Updated:  6/5/2007


 Maryland

  Cumberland

  George Washington's Headquarters

  Riverside Park Green Street

  PO Box 1702

  Cumberland  MD  21501    

  Phone   301 596-6636

  Web Site  *****

  Alt Web  http://www.ci.cumberland.md.us/geninfo/history/history.html

  Description  one room  cabin, only remaining structure of Fort Cumberland used during French &   Indian War

  Type of Resource   House Museum

  Primary Focus  President

  Nature of Group or Site  Government

  Industry /Profession Politics

  Era  1755

  Owner/Operator:  Parks & Recreation Dept

  New or Updated:       11/17/2005

Marbury
Smallwood's State Park
Smallwood State Park
Box 216
Marbury MD 20658
Phone 301 743-7613
Web Site http://www.dnr.state.md.us/publiclands/smallwoodhistory.html
Description home of Revolutionary war officer, Maryland governor, part of 628 acre park with marina, picnic, camping, etc
Type of Resource House Museum
Kind of Activity Trails
Field of Study/Science Facility Politics
Era 18th
New or Updated: 06/22/2003 

Maine
Augusta
Blaine House
192 State Street
Augusta ME 04330
Phone
207 287-2301
Web Site
http://www.maine.gov/governor/baldacci/index.shtml
Description
originally home of James G Blaine, speaker of US House and 1884 presidential candidate, official residence of Maine governors since 1919
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus Famous People
Building Type Governors Mansion
Nature of Group or Site Government
Industry /Profession Politics
Era 1830
New or Updated: 07/02/2003

  Lewiston
 
Edmund S Muskie Archives & Special Collections Library
 
Bates College, 70 Campus Ave
 
Lewiston  ME 04240
 
Phone   207 786-6354
 
Web Site  http://abacus.bates.edu/admin/offices/muskie_archives/
 
E-mail  mailto:muskie@bates.edu
 
Description  governor, US senator, US Secretary of State, vice presidential candidate,                     presidential contender
 
Type of Resource   History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  Famous People
 
Industry /Profession Politics
 
Collection N-Z  Photography
 
Research /Reading  Archives
 
Era  20th
 
New or Updated:  7/14/2004

  Michigan

  Ann Arbor

  Gerald R Ford Presidential Library

  1000 Beal Avenue

  Ann Arbor  MI   48109    

  Phone 734 205-0555

  Web Site www.ford.utexas.edu/

  E-mail  ford.library@nara.gov

  Alt Web http://www.archives.gov/presidential-libraries/index.html

  Description  museum is in Grand Rapids

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  President

  Nature of Group or Site  Government

  Industry /Profession Politics

  Research  Library

  New or Updated:  7/16/2007
 

  Grand Rapids

  Gerald R Ford Museum

  303 Pearl Street NW

  Grand Rapids  MI  49504    

  Phone  616 254-0400

  Web Site http://www.ford.utexas.edu/

  Alt Web http://www.archives.gov/presidential-libraries/

  Description  museum devoted to Ford's presidency and more with special exhibits

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  President

  Nature of Group or Site  Government

  Industry /Profession Politics

  Owner/Operator:  National Archives & Records Administration

  New or Updated:  9/3/2007

  MO

  Bowling Green

  Honey Shuck - Champ Clark Home

  207 East Champ Clark Dr

  PO Box 162

  Bowling Green  MO  63334    

  Phone 573 324-3154

  Alt Phone  573 324-2073

  Web Site *****

  Alt Web http://www.pikecountytourism.com/museums.htm

  Description  home of Speaker of the US House of Representatives 1911-1919,

  Type of Resource  House Museum

  Primary Focus  Famous People

  Nature of Group or Site  Government

  Industry /Profession Politics

  New or Updated:       7/29/2007


  Missouri
 
Independence
 
Harry S Truman Office and Courtroom
 
Jackson County Courthouse
 
Main & Lexington
 
Independence  MO  64052    
 
Phone  816 795-8200
 
Web Site  *****
 
Alt Web  http://www.co.jackson.mo.us/rec_hs_tc.shtml
 
Description  Truman served as a judge and spoke at the dedication of this building,                         which now shows a multimedia presentation
 
Type of Resource  Historic Place
 
Primary Focus  President
 
Nature of Group or Site  Government
 
Industry /Profession  Politics
 
New or Updated:  10/16/2003

  MS

  Biloxi

  Beauvoir Jefferson Davis Shrine

  2244 Beach Blvd

  Biloxi  MS   39531    

  Phone  228 388-1313

  Web Site www.beauvoir.org

  Description  last home of Jefferson Davis, DAMAGED BY KATRINA, PROJECTED

                    REOPENING JUNE 2008

  Type of Resource House Museum

  Primary Focus  Famous People

  Nature of Group or Site  Government

  Industry /Profession Politics

  Research  Library

  New or Updated:  9/13/2006

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