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  Historic Places  AK-AL, AR-AZ, CA to LosA, CA Mar-Yer, CO-CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, HI-IA, ID-IL, IL, IN, IN-KS, KY, LA, MA, MA2MD, ME, MI, MN-MTNC-NE, NJ-NY, OH, OK-OR, PA, PA2, RI-SD, TN, TX-UT, VA, VA2VT-WV, WY-ZZ  
  Hawaii
Captain Cook
Kona Coffee Living History Farm
PO Box 398
Captain Cook HI
Phone  808 323-2006
Web Site  http://www.konahistorical.org/FARMPROJECT/index.html
Alt Web  http://www.konahistorical.org/
Description  D Uchida coffee farm with mill, and six room farmhouse
Type of Resource  Historic Place
Primary Focus  Agricultural
Building Type  Farm
Group Identity  Japanese
Era  1930

 

 

Hawaii
Honolulu
Hawaii State Capitol Building
515 South Beretania Street
MAIL: State Capitol, Room 417
Honolulu HI 96813
Phone 808 586-0178
Alt Phone 808 586-0146
Web Site http://www.hawaiischoolreports.com/symbols/capitol.htm
Description designed to resemble a volcano, pillars shaped like coconut palms, main courtyard open to the sky
Type of Resource Historic Place
Building Type Capitol
Nature of Group or Site Government
Era 1969
New or Updated: 04/24/2003

Hawaii
Honolulu
Kawaiahao Church
957 Punchbowl Street
Honolulu HI
Phone
808 522-1333
Web Site ****
Alt Web http://www.hawaiiweb.com/html/kawaiahao_church.html
Description oldest Christian church in Hawaii, New England style, built from coral slabs, still active Congregational Church seats 4500
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus Religion
Building Type Church
Group Identity Protestant
Era 1841
New or Updated: 05/03/2003

Hawaii
Honolulu
Royal Mausoleum State Monument
2261 Nu'uanu Avenue
Honolulu HI
Phone 808 536-7602
Alt Phone 808 587-0300
Web Site http://www.state.hi.us/dlnr/dsp/oahu.html
Alt Web http://www.alternative-hawaii.com/activity/ohc.htm
Description King Kamehameha II and Queen Kamamalu
Type of Resource Historic Place
Building Type Funerary
New or Updated: 05/07/2003

Hawaii
Honolulu
Washington Place
South Beretania Street
Honolulu HI
Phone
808 538-3113
Web Site
http://www.hawaii.gov/gov/office/washingtonplace.html
Alt Web http://www.washingtonwilkes.com/attractions.html
Description Hawaii's governors live in home of John Owen Kominis and Queen
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus Building
Building Type Governors Mansion
Nature of Group or Site Government
Era 1846
New or Updated: 05/10/2003

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  Hawaii
Kalae
Molokai Museum & Cultural Center
Kalae Highway
PO Box 269
Kalae HI 96757
Phone 808 567-6436
Web Site *****
Alt Web http://www.alternative-hawaii.com/activity/molhc.htm
Description former sugar mill, restored with most of the original equipment
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus Industrial
Building Factory
Industry /Profession Farming
Collection G-M Machinery
Era 1878-1889
New or Updated: 05/14/2003
 

  HI

  Kihei

  Ko'ie'ie Lloko  I'a Royal Fishpond

  Kaleopolepo Park

  Kihei  HI

  Web Site  http://www.formaui.org/

  Description  pond built before 500 AD for cultivation of fish & seaweed

  Group Identity Hawai'ian

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  New or Updated:  6/27/2007

 

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Iowa
Allison
Little Yellow Schoolhouse
219 1/2 South Main
PO Box 14
Allison IA 50602
Phone 319 278-4321
Web Site ******
Description schoolhouse moved to lawn of county courthouse
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus Local History
Building Type Schoolhouse
Era 1888

Iowa
Breda
Breda Depot & Stadium
Breda City Hall
102 N 2nd
Breda IA 51436
Phone 712 673-2660
Web Site ******
Description small town has restored CNRR depot and semi-pro wooden covered baseball field, contact for both is City Hall
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus Building
Building Type Depot

Industry /Profession Baseball
New or Updated: 03/28/2003
 

  Iowa

  Council Bluffs

  Children's Square USA

  North 6th St & Ave E

  Council Bluffs  IA   51502    

  Phone  712 322-3700

  Web Site http://www.childrenssquare.org/Welcome.html

  Alt Web http://www.councilbluffsiowa.com/convention_and_visitors/visitors/attraction

  Description  child and family services agency since 1882 has Visitor Center with

                    displays, tours by appt

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Children

  Owner/Operator:  Christian Home Association

  New or Updated:   4/7/2007
 

  IA

  Council Bluffs

  Golden Spike Monument

  South 21st St & 9th Ave

  Council Bluffs  IA

  Web Site *****

  Description  56 foot high golden concrete spike erected in 1939 to mark eastern

                    terminus of Union Pacific Railroad

  Type of Resource  Historic Place
 
 Primary Focus Railroad

  Building Type  Monument

  New or Updated:  7/5/2007

 

  IA

  Council Bluffs

  Squirrel Cage Jail (Pottawattamie County Jail)

  226 Pearl Street

  Council Bluffs  IA   51503    

  Phone  712 323-2509

  Web Site  http://www.thehistoricalsociety.org/Jail.htm

  Description  3 story jail's cells rotate to allow guards to view prisoners without moving

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Building Type  Jail

  Industry /Profession Law Enforcement

  Owner/Operator:  Historical Society of Pottawattamie County

  New or Updated:  6/28/2007

Iowa
Council Bluffs
Kanesville Tabernacle
222 East Broadway
Council Bluffs IA 51503
Phone
712 322-0500
Web Site
http://www.rootsweb.com/~iapottaw/KnsvilTbrncl.htm
Alt Web http://www.councilbluffsiowa.com/tourism/attractions.asp
Description replica of original Mormon Tabernacle, reconstructed log building
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus Building
Building Type Church
New or Updated: 04/30/2003

  IA

  Council Bluffs

  Kinsman Monument

  308 Lafayette Ave

  Council Bluffs  IA

  Web Site  http://parksandrec.councilbluffs-ia.gov/historical.asp?page=6

  Description  Civil war memorial with cannons, Fairview Cemetery holds Amelia

                    Bloomer's grave as well

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Building Type  Funerary

  New or Updated:  6/29/2007

  Iowa
Decorah
Vesterheim Norwegian-American Museum
523 West Water Street
PO Box 379
Decorah IA 52101
Phone 563 382-9681
Web Site http://www.vesterheim.org/
E-mail mailto:vesterheim@vesterheim.org
Description 16 historic buildings in town & farmstead & country just outside town
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus Building Collection
Group Identity Scandinavian
Research /Reading Library
 
  Iowa
Des Moines
Terrace Hill Historic Site and Governor's Mansion
2300 Grand Avenue
Des Moines IA 50312
Phone 515 281-3604
Web Site http://www.terracehill.org/
Description 18,000 sq ft mansion donated to state in 1971 now houses governor, offers tours
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus Building
Building Type Governors Mansion
Nature of Group or Site Government
Era 1869
New or Updated: 05/12/2003

Iowa
Des Moines
Heritage Village at Iowa State Fairgrounds
E 3oth & University
PO Box 57130
Des Moines IA 50312
Phone 515 262-3111
Web Site http://www.iowastatefair.org/
Toll Free 800 545-FAIR
Alt Web http://www.iowatourism.org/cgi-bin/citrattractionslistbycity.pl
Description entire 400 acre grounds on National Register, year-round activities in many historic buildings
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus Building Collection
New or Updated: 05/09/2003
 

  IA

  Elk Horn

  Danish Windmill Corporation

  4038 Main St

  PO Box 245

  Elk Horn  IA   51531    

  Web Site http://www.danishwindmill.com/

  Toll Free 800 451-7960

  E-mail  mailto:info@danishwindmill.com

  Description  Danish windmill, moved to this country in 1976

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Building Type Windmill

  Era  1848

  New or Updated:  7/26/2006

 
  Iowa
Harpers Ferry
Effigy Mounds National Monument
151 HWY 76
Harpers Ferry IA 52146
Phone 563 873-3491
Web Site http://www.nps.gov/efmo/
E-mail efmo_superintendent@nps.gov
Description 195 mounds, 31 effigies of mammals, birds, or reptiles, on 2500 acres, visitor center, 11 miles of trails
Type of Resource Historic Place
Building Type Mounds
Nature of Group or Site Outdoor
Field of Study/Science Facility Archaeology
Group Identity Native American

Iowa
Haverhill
Matthew Edel Blacksmith Shop
214 1st Street
MAIL Historical Society of Marshall County, Box 34
Marshalltown 50158
Haverhill IA 50120
Phone
641 475-3299
Alt Phone
515 752-6664
Web Site
http://www.iowahistory.org/sites/edel_blacksmith/edel_blacksmith.html
E-mail
mailto:Marshallhistory@adiis.net
Alt Web
http://www.marshallhistory.com/Blacksmith.htm
Description
shop of German immigrant blacksmith from 1883 until his death in 1940, intact as of the last day he used it.
Type of Resource
Historic Place
Primary Focus
Industrial
Building Type
Trade/Craft
Group Identity
German
Owner/Operator: State Historical Society of Iowa
New or Updated: 05/17/2003

Iowa
Iowa City
Old Capitol Museum
24 Old Capitol
University of Iowa
Iowa City IA 52242
Phone
319 335-0548
Web Site http://www.uiowa.edu/%7Eoldcap/information/info.html
Description building was territorial and first state capitol until 1857, when it became the first permanent home of the U of IA
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus Building
Building Type Capitol
Era 1842

Iowa
Marshalltown
Taylor Country School
PO Box 304
Marshalltown IA 50158
Phone
641 752-6664
Web Site
http://www.marshallhistory.com/School.html
E-mail marshallhistory@adiis.net
Description one room school used until 1952, open by appointment only
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus Building
Building Type Schoolhouse
Era 1911

Iowa
Ogden
Hickory Grove Rural School Museum
Don Williams Park
602 Story Street
Ogden IA
Phone 
515 432-1907
Web Site
E-mail 
bchs@opencominc.com
Description
Type of Resource
Historic Place
Primary Focus
Building
Building Type Schoolhouse
Collection A-F Arms

  West Bend

  Grotto of the Redemption

  300 North Broadway Ave

  PO Box 376

  West Bend  IA   50597    

  Web Site http://www.westbendgrotto.com/

  Toll Free 800 868-3641

  E-mail  mailto:info@westbendgrotto.com

  Alt Web http://www.westbendiowa.com/

  Description  9 stone and precious gem grottos each depicting scene from the life of

                    Christ.  Handbuilt primarily by one priest.

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Religion

  Building Type  Religious

  Collection A-F  Gems

  New or Updated:  8/3/2006

 
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