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  Vermont
Bellows Falls
Adams Grist Mill Museum
Mill Street
Bellows Falls VT 05101
Phone
802 463-3706
Web Site
http://www.bellowsfalls.org/bfhs.html
Alt Web http://www.state.vt.us/vhs/lhs/windham.htm
Description original equipment and machinery as of mill closing in 1961, exhibits on local industry & business
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus Local History
Building Type Mill
Era 1831

 
Vermont
Montpelier
Vermont Legislature State House
Address
Montpelier VT
Phone
Web Site
www.leg.state.vt.us/sthouse/sthouse.htm
Description
Type of Resource
Historic Place
Building Type Capitol
Nature of Group or Site Government

 

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  WA

  Clarkston

  Alpowai Interpretive Center

  Chief Timothy SP

  Highway 12

  Clarkston  WA   99403    

  Phone   509 758-9580

  Web Site  http://lewisandclarktrail.com/section4/wacities/clarkston/alpowai/

  Description  interpretive center near village of Chief Timothy of the Nez Perce

  Type of Resource   Historic Place

  Group Identity   Native American

  New or Updated:   11/25/2005


 

  WA

  Pomeroy

  Pataha Flour Mill

  50 Hutchens Hill Road

  Pomeroy   WA

  Phone   509 843-3799

  Web Site  http://www.clickpomeroy.com/tourism/attract_mill.htm

  E-mail  mailto:c-hills@pomeroy-wa.com

  Description  restored mill also houses 400 piece camera collection

  Type of Resource   Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Building

  Building Type   Mill

  Collection G-M  Machinery

  Collection N-Z  Photography

  New or Updated:  11/16/2005

Washington
Seattle
Hiram H Chittenden Locks
3015 NW 54th Street
Seattle WA 98107
Phone
206 789-2622
Alt Phone
206 783-7059
Web Site www.nws.usace.army.mil/opdiv/lwsc/index.html
E-mail mailto:craig.m.lykins@usace.army.mil
Description working locks on Lake Washington Canal offers visitor center with history and operation of the canal
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus Industrial
Building Type Canal
Kind of Activity Visitor Center
Owner/Operator: US Army Corps of Engineers
Last changed: 03/08/2003

 

  WA

  Woodland

  Cedar Creek Grist Mill

  43907 NE Grist Mill Road

  Woodland  WA   98674    

  Phone   360 225-5832

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

  E-mail  mailto:Grist-Mill-Tour-Director@cedarcreekgristmill.com

  Alt Web  http://www.lewisriver.com/mill.html

  Description  fully operational  restored grist mill

  Type of Resource   Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  Building Type   Mill

  Industry /Profession Farming

  New or Updated:   7/31/2004

 
    WI
 
Augusta
 
Dells Mill Museum
 
via Highway 27
 
E18855 County Road V
 
Augusta   WI  54722    
 
Phone   715 286-2714
 
Web Site  http://www.augustawi.com/Dells_Output/Dellsmill1.html
 
Description  water powered grist mill, five stories high
 
Type of Resource   Historic Place
 
Primary Focus  Agricultural
 
Building Type   Mill
 
Era  1864
 
New or Updated:    6/19/2004

Wisconsin
Belmont
First Capitol Historic Site
18904 County Road G
Belmont WI 53510
Phone 608 987-2122
Web Site http://www.shsw.wisc.edu/sites/firstcap/
E-mail mailto:firstcapitol@whs.wisc.edu
Alt Web http://wicip.uwplatt.edu/lafayette/firstcap.html
Description restored first Wisconsin Territory capitol building and Supreme Court building
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus Building Collection
Building Type Capitol
Era 1836

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  Wisconsin
Beloit
Beckman Mill
County H
Beckman Mill Park
Beloit WI 53512
Phone 608 362-2825
Alt Phone 920 682-6229
Web Site http://www.beckmanmill.org/
E-mail mailto:stude14@ticon.net
Alt Web http://www.co.rock.wi.us/
Description group has restored water-powered grist mill and rebuilt dam -now open to public
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus Industrial
Building Type Mill
Era 1868
  Wisconsin
Blue Mounds
Little Norway
3576 County Road JG
Blue Mounds WI 53517
Phone 608 437-8211
Web Site www.littlenorway.com
Description Norwegian farmstead & church, living history events
Type of Resource Historic Place
Kind of Activity Living History
Group Identity Scandinavian
Era 1856
 
 

  WI

  Cedarburg

  Cedar Creek Settlement

  N70 W6340 Bridge Street

  Cedarburg   WI

  Phone   262 377-8020

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

  Toll Free  866 377-4788

  Description  former woolen mill complex now houses shopping and dining

  Type of Resource   Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Merchant

  Building Type   Mill

  New or Updated:   8/9/2004

 
  Wisconsin
Grafton
Lime Kiln Park
S Green Bay Road
Grafton WI
Phone 262 377-1650
Web Site http://www.co.ozaukee.wi.us/history/LimeKilns.htm
Description partially restored lime kilns in former quarry
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus Industrial

  WI
 
Maribel
 
Old Rock Mill Museum
 
16612 County R
 
Maribel   WI
 
Phone   920 863-2812
 
Web Site  *****
 
Description  on Czech Heritage Trail
 
Type of Resource   Historic Place
 
Building Type   Mill
 
New or Updated:   6/18/2004

  WI

  Mondovi

  Country School Museum

  Tourist Park

  Mondovi WI

  Phone   715 926-3866

  Web Site  *****

  Alt Web  http://www.mondovi.com/recreation.html

  Description  one room school at Tourist Park

  Type of Resource   Historic Place

  Building Type   Schoolhouse

  Era  1898

  Owner/Operator:  Mondovi Area Historical Society

  New or Updated:   10/22/2004

 
   
 

  WI

  Neillsville

  Highground Veterans' Memorial Park

  Highway 10 West

  Neillsville  WI

  Phone   715 743-4224

  Web Site  http://www.thehighground.org/

  Description  Wisconsin Vietnam Veterans Memorial, National Native American Vietnam

                    Veterans memorial, other memorials on 140 acre site

  Type of Resource   Historic Place

  New or Updated:  9/16/2004


Wisconsin
Neillsville
1897 Jail Museum
215 East State Street
Neillsville WI
Phone 715 743-6444
Web Site
Description original jail with sheriff's home and cell block
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus Building
Building Type Jail

WCCN Wisconsin Pavilion
1201 East Division Street
PO Box 387
Neillsville WI 54456
Phone 715 743-2222
Alt Phone 715 743-3333
Web Site http://www.clark-cty-wi.org/Pavilion.htm
Description giant talking cow, souvenirs, posters, memorabilia on 1964-65 World's Fair
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus Building
Era 1964

 
   
 

  WI

  Two Rivers

  Washington House Museum

  1622 Jefferson Harbor Road

  Two Rivers  WI

  Phone   920 793-2490

  Web Site  http://www.manitowoc.org/vcb/attractions.html

  Alt Web  http://www.lhinn.com/history.html

  Description  restored hotel with ice cream parlor & fountain

  Type of Resource   Historic Place

  Building Type   Hotel/Inn

  Era  1850

  New or Updated:  8/30/2004

 
  West Virginia
Berkeley Springs
Berkeley Springs State Park
121 South Washington Street
Berkeley Springs WV 25411
Phone 304 258-2711
Web Site http://www.berkeleyspringssp.com/
Toll Free 800 CALL WAV
Alt Web http://www.wvparks.com/berkeleysprings/
Description early health spa, promoted by George Washington & other prominent colonials
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus Building
Building Type Spa
Field of Study/Science Facility Medicine
 
  West Virginia
Lewisburg
Arbuckle's Fort
c/o Greenbrier Historical Society
301 West Washington Street
Lewisburg WV 24901
Phone 304 645-3398
Web Site www.greenbrierhistorical.org/ghs.html
E-mail mailto:arbuckle@greenbrierhistorical.org
Description archaeological excavation of fort site -- web site carries history & exhibits
Type of Resource Historic Place
Building Type Fort
Nature of Group or Site Web Site
Field of Study/Science Facility Archaeology
Era Revolutionary War
 
  West Virginia
Moundsville
West Virginia Penitentiary Tour
818 Jefferson Avenue
Moundsville WI 26041
Phone 304 845-6200
Web Site www.pentours.com
Description prison vacated in 1990's now offers tours which begin with your arrival and processing from prison bus to lock up in a cell
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus
Building Type Prison
 
  West Virginia
White Sulphur Springs
Greenbrier Hotel
300 West Main Street
White Sulphur Springs WV  24986
Phone 304 536-7834
Web Site www.greenbrier.com
Toll Free 800 453-4858
Description site of many official Washington events, posh resort holds 1100 person Cold War era bomb shelter for Congressional types, tours available
Type of Resource Historic Place
Building Type Hotel/Inn
 
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