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  Texas
 
Clifton
 
Bosque Memorial Museum
 
301 S Ave Q
 
PO Box 345
 
Clifton TX  76634  
 
Phone   254 675-3845
 
Web Site  http://www.bosquemuseum.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:info@bosquemuseum.org
 
Description  museum & log cabin, Indian, Firearm, Norwegian, Primitive furniture, textiles,                     early education
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Industry /Profession Textiles
 
Collection A-F Arms
 
Group Identity   Norwegian
 
Research /Reading  Library
 
New or Updated:  6/1/2004

  Greenville
 
Audie Murphy American Cotton Museum
 
600 Interstate East
 
PO Box 347
 
Greenville TX  75403
 
Phone   903 454-1990
 
Alt Phone   903 450-4502
 
Web Site  http://www.cottonmuseum.com/
 
E-mail  mailto:visit@cottonmuseum.com
 
Description  10 acre facility includes house, working cotton patch, & gardens, WWII
                   
hero/actor Murphy memorabilia
 
Type of Resource   Specialty Museum
 
Primary Focus  Agricultural
 
Industry /Profession Textiles
 
New or Updated:  5/15/2004

  Texas

  Lubbock

  National Ranching Heritage Center

  Fourth & Indiana

  PO Box 43200

  Lubbock  TX  79409    

  Phone   806 742-0498

  Web Site  http://www.depts.ttu.edu/ranchhc/

  E-mail  mailto:RanchHC@TTU.edu
  Alt Web  http://interoz.com/lubbock/ranch.htm

  Description  30 ranch structures relocated to Texas Tech

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Building Collection

  Building Type   Ranch

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Ethnology

  Industry /Profession Textiles

  Collection A-F Clothing

  Collection N-Z  Vehicles

  Group Identity   Native American

  New or Updated:    8/6/2004

  Virginia
 
Abingdon
 
Fields Penn House Museum
 
208 West Main St
 
Abingdon  VA  24210
 
Phone   276 676-0216
 
Web Site  http://www.wkrac.org/about.html
 
Toll Free  800 435-3440
 
Alt Web  http://www.abingdon.com/events/attractions.htm
 
Description
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Industry /Profession Textiles
 
Collection A-F Decorative arts
 
Collection N-Z  Toys
 
Era  1860
 
New or Updated:  1/15/2004

  Vermont

  Brownington

  Old Stone House Museum

  28 Old Stone House Road

  Brownington VT   05860    

  Phone   802 754-2022

  Web Site  http://oldstonehousemuseum.org/

  E-mail  mailto:information@oldstonehousemuseum.org

  Alt Web  http://www.uvm.edu/~vhnet/hertour/old1.html

  Description  structures on grounds of  19th century school  run by African American Rev

                    Alexander Twilight

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Building Collection

  Industry /Profession Textiles

  Collection A-F Decorative Arts

  Research /Reading  Library

  Owner/Operator:  Orleans County Historical Society

  New or Updated:   10/17/2004

  Wisconsin

  Janesville

  Helen Jeffris Wood Museum Center

  147 North Rural Street

  Janesville   WI

  Phone   608 756-4509

  Web Site  http://www.madison.com/communities/rchs/

  Description  Samson Truck & Tractor, Parker Pens, Tallman & Collins Perfume

  Type of Resource   House Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Industry /Profession Textiles

  Collection A-F Furniture

  Collection N-Z  Pottery

  New or Updated:  10/11/2004


  Madison
 
Helen Louise Allen Textile Collection
 
School of Human Ecology, UW Madison
 
1300 Linden Drive UW Madison
 
Madison  WI   53706
 
Phone   608 262-1162
 
Web Site  http://www.sohe.wisc.edu/depts/hlatc/
 
Description  12000 textiles and costumes accessible for study
 
Type of Resource   Specialty Museum
 
Industry /Profession Textiles
 
Collection A-F Costumes
 
Owner/Operator:  UW Madison
 
New or Updated:    6/7/2004
Wyoming
Thermopolis
Old West Wax Museum & Dancing Bear Folk Center
119 S 6th Street
PO Box 71
Thermopolis WY 82443

Phone
307 864-9396
Web Site
http://server1.dancingbear.org/
Toll Free
800 455-3466
E-mail
dancingbear@dancingbear.org
Description wax figures refurbished & moved from another museum, textile demonstrations, teddy bear museum
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Wax
Field of Study Science Facility Old West
Industry Profession Textiles
Collection A-F Dolls
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