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  PA

  Gettysburg

  Eisenhower National Historic Site

  250 Eisenhower Farm Lane

  Gettysburg PA  17325    

  Phone  717 338-9114

  Web Site http://www.nps.gov/eise/

  Description  Dwight Eisenhower retired to this 200 year old home and farm near the

                     great Civil War Battlefield

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus President

  Nature of Group or Site Government

  Industry /Profession Politics

  Era 20th

  New or Updated:  12/30/2006


  Pennsylvania
 
Gettysburg
 
Famous Hall of Presidents
 
789 Baltimore Street
 
Gettysburg  PA  17325    
 
Phone   717 334-5717
 
Web Site  *****
 
Toll Free  800 447-8788
 
Description  wax museum featuring the presidents and their wives
 
Type of Resource   Specialty Museum
 
Primary Focus  Wax
 
Nature of Group or Site  Government
 
Industry /Profession Politics
 
New or Updated:   1/16/2004
 

  PA

  Lancaster

  Wheatland

  1120 Marietta Avenue

  Lancaster  PA   17603    

  Phone  717 392-8721

  Web Site  http://www.wheatland.org/

  E-mail  mailto:marketing@wheatland.org

  Description  home of President James Buchanan

  Type of Resource  House Museum

  Primary Focus  President

  Nature of Group or Site  Government

  Industry /Profession Politics

  New or Updated:  4/16/2007

  Philadelphia
 
Graff House - Declaration House
 
Seventh and Market Streets
 
Philadelphia    PA      19106    
 
Phone   215 597-8974
 
Web Site  http://www.nps.gov/inde/visit.html
 
Alt Web  http://www.ushistory.org/declaration/graff/
 
Description  reconstruction of house in where Jefferson drafted the Declaration of                     Independence
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Primary Focus  President
 
Nature of Group or Site  Government
 
Industry /Profession Politics
 
Era  Revolutionary War
 
New or Updated:    4/30/2004

  Pennsylvania
 
Philadelphia
 
Todd House
 
Fourth and Walnut Streets
 
Philadelphia  PA  19106    
 
Phone   215 597-8974
 
Web Site  http://www.nps.gov/inde/todd-house.html
 
Alt Web  http://www.gophila.com/culturefiles/historichouses/dolleytodd/
 
Description  where James Madison met and married Dolley
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Primary Focus  President
 
Nature of Group or Site  Government
 
Industry /Profession Politics
 
Era  18th
 
New or Updated:     5/7/2004

  RI

  Providence

  Governor Henry Lippit House Museum

  199 Hope St, East Side

  Providence  RI   02906    

  Phone   401 453-0688

  E-mail  *****

  Description  home built by 2 term governor who got rich selling textiles to both sdes in the Civil War

  Type of Resource   House Museum

  Primary Focus  Famous People

  Nature of Group or Site  Government

  Industry /Profession Politics

  Era  1863

  New or Updated:  12/5/2005

  SC

  Columbia

  Woodrow Wilson Family Home

  1705 Hampton Street

  Columbia  SC  29201    

  Phone  803 929-7693

  Web Site www.midnet.sc.edu/histhouse/wilson.htm

  Description  Wilson's family home in his early teens CLOSED FOR RESTORATION

                     AS OF JUL 2007

  Type of Resource  House Museum

  Primary Focus  President

  Nature of Group or Site  Government

  Industry /Profession Politics

  New or Updated:  7/6/2007

  SD

  Yankton

  Territorial Capitol Replica

  Riverside Park

  Yankton  SD

  Phone   605 668-5231

  Web Site  http://www.yanktonsd.com/product.cfm?cat_id=2&subcat_id=57&product_id=72

  Description  replica of building that housed territorial government holds gallery of former governors,  photos, maps

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History
  
Nature of Group or Site  Government

  Industry /Profession Politics

  Era  1861-1883

  New or Updated:   10/4/2005

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