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Columbia
James K Polk Ancestral Home
301 West 7th Street
Columbia TN 38401
Phone 931 388-2354
Web Site www.jamespolk.com
Description house built by James Polk's father, where he began his career
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus President
Nature of Group or Site Government
Field of Study Science Facility Politics

Greeneville
Andrew Johnson National Historic Site
College and Depot Streets
PO Box 1088
Greeneville TN 37744
Phone 423 638-3551
Web Site www.nps.gov/anjo
Description visitor center, museum, tailor shop, two homes of Andrew Johnson, who succeeded Lincoln
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus President
Nature of Group or Site Government
Field of Study Science Facility Politics

Tennessee
Harrogate
Abraham Lincoln Museum
Lincoln Memorial University
Cumberland Gap Parkway
Harrogate TN 37752
Phone 423 869-6235
Web Site www.imunet.edu/musfront1.htm
Description artifacts, books, photos
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus President"
Nature of Group or Site Government
Field of Study Science Facility Politics
Research /Reading Library
Era Civil War

Hermitage
Hermitage-Andrew Jackson Home
4580 Rachels Lane
Hermitage TN 37076
Phone 615 889-2941
Web Site www.hermitage.org
Alt Web www.thehermitage.com/index.htm
Description Andrew Jackson's home
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus President
Nature of Group or Site Government
Field of Study Science Facility Politics

  Tennessee
 
Memphis
 
Pink Palace Family of Museums
 
Address
 
Memphis   TN
 
Phone   901 320-6320
 
Web Site  http://www.memphismuseums.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:more_info@memphismuseums.org
 
Description  eight facilities in 5 locations feature science, history, nature
 
Type of Resource   Tourism Information
 
Nature of Group or Site  Government
 
Owner/Operator:  City of Memphis, Memphis Museums Inc
 
New or Updated:  5/20/2004

Nashville
Department of Environment and Conservation
21st Floor L&C Tower
401 Church Street
Nashville TN 37243
Phone
Web Site http://www.state.tn.us/environment/
Toll Free 888 891-8332
Description state parks including 10 archaeological and historic parks
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Nature of Group or Site Government

Tennessee
Metro Nashville Historical Commission
209 10th Avenue S
Cummins Station, Suite 414
Nashville TN  32703
Phone 615 862-7970
Web Site http://www.nashville.org/hc/
E-mail mailto:terri_johnson@metro.nashville.org
Description official preservation organization for metro area
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus Preservation
Nature of Group or Site Government

  Nashville
 
Tennessee Historical Commission
 
2941 Lebanon Pike
 
Nashville  TN   37214  
 
Phone  615 532-1550
 
Web Site  http://www.state.tn.us/environment/hist/
 
Description  state preservation agency, maintains list of National Register Properties
 
Type of Resource   History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  Preservation
 
Nature of Group or Site  Government
 
New or Updated:    5/3/2004

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