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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

 

  Bala Cynwyd

  Mid-Atlantic Festivals & Events Assoc

  co/ Synergistic Concepts Inc

  Bala Cynwyd  PA  19004    

  Phone   215 567-4099

  Web Site www.mafea.org

  E-mail  Lagval@aol.com

  Description  chapter of professional association

  Type of Resource Tourism Information

  Primary Focus  Events

  Nature of Group or Site  Association

  New or Updated:  12/2/2006


Pennsylvania
Carlisle
Oral History Association
PO Box 1773
Carlisle PA 17013
Phone 717 245-1036
Web Site www.dickinson.edu/oha/
E-mail oha@dickinson.edu
Description association for those involved in collecting and disseminating oral histories
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Nature of Group or Site Association

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 professional organization with Heritage Tourism promotions, three directories, all alphabetical by institution name
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus History Resource
Kind of Activity Link List
Nature of Group or Site Association

  Pennsylvania
 
Homestead
 
Alliance of National Heritage Areas
 
The Bost Building
 
623 East Eighth Ave
 
Homestead  PA 15120    
 
Phone   412 464-4020
 
Web Site  http://www.nationalheritageareas.com/index.html
 
E-mail  mailto:acarlino@riversofsteel.com
 
Description  23 Congressionally-designated heritage regions
 
Type of Resource   History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  Preservation
 
Nature of Group or Site  Association
 
New or Updated:     3/19/2004

Kennett Square
American Association of Botanical Gardens and Arboreta
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

  Pennsylvania

  Philadelphia

  National Railway Historical Society

  100 North 17th Street

  PO Box 58547

  Philadelphia   PA   19102    

  Phone  215 557-6606

  Web  www.nrhs.com/

  Description  more than 170 chapters of those interested in rialroad history, events,

                    publications, railfan activities

  Type of Resource  History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  Railroad

  Nature of Group or Site  Association

  Collection   Photography

  New or Updated   2/2/2006


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
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