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What's a Linklist? Any list of names, addresses, or web sites that is useful in finding out more on a subject. We've tried to include lists that lead to real information, not lists of lists.  The people who've developed these lists generally have the time and interest to stay on top of their subjects, so they might be a little more current than we are.  
 

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Pennsylvania
Greater Pittsburgh Museum Council
Address
Phone
Web Site
http://huntbot.andrew.cmu.edu/GPMC/GPMC-Directory.html
Description 
Detailed listing of most of the cultural institutions in Western Pennsylvania
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Kind of Activity Link List
Nature of Group or Site Association

  Altoona
  
Pennsylvania RR Technical & Historical Society
 
PO Box 712
  Altoona PA  16603
  Phone
  Web Site  http://www.prrths.com/PRR_Default.html
 
Description  research & resources on RR history, publishes quarterly magazine
 
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
  Primary Focus  Railroad
  Kind of Activity  Link List
  New or Updated:  07/18/2003

Pennsylvania
Carlisle
US Army Military History Institute and Museum
22 Ashburn Drive Bldg #22
Carlisle PA 17013
Phone
717 245-4139
Web Site
http://carlisle-www.army.mil/usamhi/
Description located at US Army War College, Carlisle Barracks, Upton Hall, primarily documentary resources, contact before attempting to go there
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus Military
Kind of Activity Link List
Field of Study/Science Facility Oral History
Collection G-M Maps
Collection N-Z Photography
Research /Reading Library
New or Updated: 07/02/2003

Harrisburg
PA Federation of Museums & Historical Organization
Commonwealth Keystone Building
400 North Street
Harrisburg PA 17120
Phone 717 787-3253
Web Site http://www.pamuseums.org/
Description  organizes and promotes museums in PA
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Kind of Activity Link List
Nature of Group or Site Association

Pennsylvania
Kennett Square
American Association of Botanical Gardens and Arboretums
351 Longwood Road
Kennett Square PA 19348
Phone 610 925-2500
Web Site http://www.aabga.org/
Description  organization for gardens almost 500 gardens in list
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus Garden
Kind of Activity Link List
Nature of Group or Site Association
Field of Study/Science Facility Botanical

 

  Philadelphia

  Franklin Institute American History & Government

  222 North 20th St

  Philadelphia  PA  19103    

  Phone  215 448-1200

  Web Site http://sln.fi.edu/tfi/hotlists/government.html

  Description  Part of museum site with links to individual topics and additional

  Type of Resource  History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  History Resource

  Kind of Activity  Link List

  Nature of Group or Site  Web Site

  New or Updated:  6/21/2007

 

  Pennsylvania

  Philadelphia

  Greenspace is Fun

  117 South 17th Street

  Suite 2300

  Philadelphia  PA 19103    

  Phone   215 563-0250

  Web Site  www.greenspacefun.org/cgi-bin/search.cgi?display=17

  Description  guide to outdoor places and activities around Philadelphia

  Type of Resource  Nature

  Kind of Activity  Link List

  Nature of Group or Site  Web Site

  Owner/Operator:  Green Space Alliance

  New or Updated:  3/22/2006


  Philadelphia
 
Preservation Alliance for Greater Philadelphia
 
1616 Walnut Street #2310
 
Philadelphia  PA   19103 
 
Phone   215 546-1146
 
Web Site  http://www.preservationalliance.com/
 
E-mail  mailto:info@preservationalliance.com
 
Description  directories of organizations, contractors, issues, links, awards, events
 
Type of Resource   History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  Preservation
 
Kind of Activity   Link List
 
New or Updated:    5/6/2004

Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Victorian Society in America
205 South Camac Street
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone 215 545-8340
Web Site http://www.victoriansociety.org/
E-mail mailto:info@victoriansociety.org
Description information, publications, excursions, preservation, awards, nationwide chapters, list of resources
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus History Resource
Kind of Activity Link List
Nature of Group or Site Association
New or Updated: 06/30/2003

West Chester
American Helicopter Museum & Education Center
1230 American Blvd
West Chester PA 19380
Phone 610 436-9600
Web Site http://www.helicoptermuseum.org/index.htm
Description more than 30 choppers on display, events, helicopter rides, extensive links and information about helicopters
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus Aviation
Kind of Activity Link List
Collection A-F Helicopter
Owner/Operator: American Helicopter Society
New or Updated: 03/31/2003

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