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Chicago
Chicago Landmarks
Landmarks Division
33 North La Salle Street
Chicago IL 60601
Phone
312 744-3200
Web Site www.cityofchicago.org/Landmarks/
Description city run site with comprehensive listing, photos, tours itineraries, links
Type of Resource Historic District
Primary Focus Preservation
Nature of Group or Site Municipal

Elmhurst
Elmhurst Historical Museum
120 East Park Avenue
Elmhurst IL 60126
Phone
630 833-1457
Web Site
http://www.elmhurst.org/elmhurst/museum/
Description 7000 artifacts, 10,000 photos, Elmhurst as a model of suburbanization
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Nature of Group or Site Municipal
Collection M-Z Photography
Research /Reading Archives
New or Updated: 06/02/2003
Louisiana
Baton Rouge
City of Baton Rouge
222 St Louis Street
Baton Rouge LA 70802
Phone 225 389-3000
Web Site http://www.ci.baton-rouge.la.us/
E-mail mailto:brinfo@ci.baton-rouge.la.us
Description local government site contains good list of things to do & see
Type of Resource Tourism Information
Nature of Group or Site Municipality
New or Updated: 05/29/2003

  Baton Rouge

  Magnolia Mound Plantation

  2161 Nicholson Drive

  Baton Rouge  LA   70802    

  Phone   225 343-4955

  Web Site  http://www.brec.org/index.cfm?md=pagebuilder&tmp=home&nid=659&cpid=387&cfmid=0&catid=0

  E-mail  mailto:information@magnoliamound.org

  Alt Web  www.lhin.lsu.edu/lhin/habs/magnolia/poemm/mmp.htm

  Description  16 acre French Creole style plantation with house, pigeonnier, overseer's house, slave  quarters, gardens, visitor center with exhibits

  Type of Resource   House Museum

  Building Type   Plantation

  Kind of Activity   Living History

  Nature of Group or Site  Municipal

  Collection A-F Decorative arts

  Group Identity   Creole

  Era  1800-1830

  New or Updated:  7/25/2005

Michigan
Byron Center
Byron Center Historical Society
2506 Prescott SW
Byron Center MI 49315
Phone 616 878-0888
Web Site *****
Alt Web http://www.hsmichigan.org/byroncenter/
Description located in former township hall and library
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Building Type City Hall
Collection N-Z Photography
Research /Reading Archives
New or Updated: 06/29/2003

Wyandotte
Wyandotte Museum
2610 Biddle St
Wyandotte MI 48192
Phone
734 324-7297
Web Site
www.angelfire.com/mi/wymuseum
Description local historical museum in restored house
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Nature of Group or Site Municipal
Research /Reading Library
Era 1896

Minnesota
Hopkins
Minnetonka City Offices
13209 McGinty Road E
Hopkins MN 55305
Phone
952 933-1611
Web Site
Description
Type of Resource
History Related Organization
Nature of Group or Site
Municipal
Nevada
Carson City
Historic Preservation Office
Dept of Museums, Library & Arts
100 Stewart Street
Carson City NV 89701
Phone
775 684-3448
Web Site http://dmla.clan.lib.nv.us/docs/shpo/
E-mail mailto:blprudic@clan.lib.nv.us
Description SHPO, Commission for Cultural Affairs grants, NPS grants, historical markers, Comstock Historic District Commission
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus Preservation
Nature of Group or Site Municipal
  VA
 
Fairfax
 
Fairfax County Park Authority, Cultural Resources
 
12055 Government Center Parkway
 
Fairfax  VA   22035    
 
Phone   703 827-8672
 
Web Site  http://www.co.fairfax.va.us/parks/history.htm
 
Description  manages historic  properties & collections throughout system
 
Type of Resource   History Related Organization
 
Nature of Group or Site  Municipal
 
New or Updated:     2/17/2004
Last Update:  03/03/2010 Previous Site        Previous Page E-Mail Step Into Places
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