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  North Carolina

  Cooleemee

  Textile Heritage Center - Zachary House

  Church Street

  PO Box 667

  Cooleemee NC  27014    

  Phone 336 284-6040

  Web Site http://www.textileheritage.org/Cooleemee/cooleemee.htm

  E-mail  mailto:initiative@textileheritage.org

  Description  local group intent on preserving textile district, has begun with Visitor

                    Center in Zachary House

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  Building Type  Mill
   Industry:  Textiles

  Research  Archives

  Owner/Operator:  Cooleemee Historical Association

  New or Updated:  10/18/2006


  Dallas
 
Gaston County Museum of Art and History
 
131 West Main Street
 
Dallas    NC    28034  
 
Phone   704 922-7681
 
Web Site  http://www.gastoncountymuseum.org/
 
Alt Web  http://www.gastongazette.com/answerbook/Wheretogo/Wheretogo.htm
 
Description  featured exhibits on textiles, horse drawn vehicles, hotel rooms
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Local History
 
Building Type   Hotel/Inn
 
Industry /Profession Textiles
 
Collection A-F Carriages
 
Collection N-Z  Photography
 
Era  1852
 
New or Updated:   12/8/2003

  Franklin
 
Scottish Tartans Museum Center
 
86 East Main Street
 
Franklin      NC   28734    
 
Phone   828 524-7472
 
Web Site  http://www.scottishtartans.org/museum.html
 
Description  evolution of the kilt, over 500 tartans, weaving, Highland dress
 
Type of Resource   Specialty Museum
 
Primary Focus  History Resource
 
Industry /Profession Textiles
 
Collection A-F Costume
 
Collection N-Z  Tartan
 
Group Identity   British Isles
 
New or Updated:  12/15/2003

North Dakota
Grand Forks
North Dakota Museum of Art
U North Dakota Campus
PO Box 7305
Grand Forks ND 58202
Phone 701 777-4195
Web Site www.ndmoa.com
E-mail mailto:ndmuseum@infi.net
Description Official State Gallery focus contemporary international art (since 1970) and visual history of the region
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Industry Profession Textiles

  Nebraska

  Lincoln

  International Quilt Study Center

  234 Home Economics Bldg, College of Ed & Human Sciences

  U of Nebraska Lincoln

  Lincoln  NE  68583    

  Phone  402 472-6549

  Web Site http://www.quiltstudy.org/

  Description 1600 quilts, exhibits, viewing of storage area by appt, new bldg in

                    2008 with 3 galleries

  Type of Resource  History Related Organization

  Nature of Group or Site  Association

  Industry /Profession Textiles

  Collection N-Z  Quilts

  New or Updated:  7/25/2006
 

  Oakland

  Swedish Heritage Center

  301 N Charde

  Oakland  NE

  Phone 402 685-6161

  Web Site *****

  Alt Web http://www.ci.oakland.ne.us/points.htm

  Description  museum of Swedish memorabilia

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Industry /Profession Textiles

  Collection A-F  Glass

  Group Identity  Scandinavian

  New or Updated:  8/13/2006 

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