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  Austin

  Capitol Complex Visitors Center

  112 East 11th St

  PO Box 13286

  Austin  TX   78711    

  Phone  512 305-8400

  Web Site  http://www.tspb.state.tx.us/CVC/home/home.html

  E-mail  mailto:cvc.cvc@tspb.state.tx.us

  Alt Web  www.tspb.state.tx.us/

  Description  located in restored stone office building

  Type of Resource   Historic Place

  Building Type  Capitol

  Nature of Group or Site  Government

  Era  1856

  New or Updated:   8/18/2005
 

   Austin

  Texas Governor's Mansion

  1010 Colorado

  Austin  TX   78701    

  Phone   512 463-5516

  Web Site  http://www.txfgm.org/

  Description  where Texas Governors have lived since before the Civil War

  Type of Resource   Historic Place

  Building Type   Governors Mansion

  Nature of Group or Site  Government

  Era  1856

  New or Updated:  11/30/2005
 

  Texas

  Austin

  Lyndon Baines Johnson Library and Museum

  2313 Red River Street

  University of Texas

  Austin   TX           78705    

  Phone   512 916-5137

  Web Site  http://www.lbjlib.utexas.edu/

  E-mail  johnson.library@nara.gov

  Alt Web  http://www.nara.gov/nara/president/address.html

  Description  large parts of the 40 million documents can be seen from the lobby

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  President

  Nature of Group or Site  Government

  Industry /Profession Politics

  Research /Reading  Library

  New or Updated:             9/29/2005

Austin
Texas Governor's Mansion
1010 Colorado
Austin TX  78701
Phone 512 463-5516
Web Site http://www.governor.state.tx.us/Mansion/
Alt Web http://www.txfgm.org/
Description where Texas Governors have lived since before the Civil War
Type of Resource Historic Place
Building Type Governors Mansion
Nature of Group or Site Government
Era 1856

  Texas

  Austin

  Texas Historical Commission Library

  1511 Colorado

  PO Box 12276 Austin 78711

  Austin  TX    78701    

  Phone 512 463-6100

  Web Site www.thc.state.tx.us

  E-mail  mailto:thc@thc.state.tx.us

  Description  state agency for historic preservation

  Type of Resource  History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  Preservation

  Nature of Group or Site  Government

  Research  Library

  New or Updated:  11/16/2006

Texas Parks & Wildlife
4200 Smith School Road
Austin TX 78744
Phone 512 389-4800
Web Site http://www.tpwd.state.tx.us/
Toll Free 800 792-1112
Description state department operates numerous historic sites in addition to parks and wildlife areas
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Nature of Group or Site Government

Texas
Bonham
Sam Rayburn House Museum
Highway 82 W
Bonham TX 75418
Phone 903 583-5558
Web Site http://mahogany.lib.utexas.edu/Lib/CAH/componets/rayburn.html
Alt Web www.thc.state.tx.us/sam2.html
Description
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Famous People
Nature of Group or Site Government

College Station
George Bush Presidential Library and Museum
1000 George Bush Drive West
College Station TX 77845
Phone 979 260-9554
Web Site http://bushlibrary.tamu.edu
E-mail bush.library@nara.gov
Description 38 million documents, 60,000 items, most exhibits concentrate on foreign affairs
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus President
Nature of Group or Site Government
Field of Study Science Facility Politics
Research /Reading Library

Texas
Dallas
Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza
411 Elm Street
Dallas TX 75202
Phone 214 747-6660
Web Site www.jfk.org/
Description site of John F Kennedy assassination
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus President
Nature of Group or Site Government
Field of Study Science Facility Politics
Research /Reading Library

Denison
Eisenhower Birthplace Historic Site
208 East Day Street
Denison TX 75020
Phone 903 465-8908
Web Site www.eisenhowerbirthplace.org
Description modest home of Dwight Eisenhower's birth is now in a 10 acre park with visitor center and other historic buildings
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus President
Nature of Group or Site Government
Field of Study Science Facility Politics
Era 1890

Texas
San Antonio
Spanish Governor's Palace
105 Plaza de Armas
San Antonio TX 78205
Phone 210 224-0601
Web Site *****
Alt Web http://www.artco.org/sites.html
Description early Spanish aristocrat's home
Type of Resource House Museum
Nature of Group or Site Government
Era 1749
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