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Agricultural Texas - Virginia

 
  Agricultural Pages AL-DC, DE-IL, KS-MA, MD-MNMO-OK, OR-SD, TX-VA, WA-ZZ  
 

  TX

  Austin

  Jourdan Bachman Pioneer Farm

  11418 Sprinkle Cut Off Road

  MAIL PO Box 2113 78768

  Austin   TX   78754    

  Phone   512 837-1215

  Web Site  http://www.heritagesocietyaustin.org/pioneerfarm.html

  E-mail  mailto:pioneerfarms@hsaustin.org

  Alt Web  http://www.ci.austin.tx.us/pioneerfarm/

  Description  rural life on Blackland Prairie farm through living history demonstrations

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Agricultural

  Building Type   Farm

  Kind of Activity   Living History

  Era  1880

  New or Updated:  10/12/2005


 TX

  Boerne

  Agricultural Heritage Center & Museum

  City Park RD & Hwy 46

  Boerne  TX

  Phone   830 249-6007

  Web Site  http://www.agmuseum.org/

  E-mail  mailto:info@agmuseum.org

  Alt Web  http://www.txfb.org/TexasAgriculture/2003/110703/110703heritage.htm

  Description

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Agricultural

  New or Updated:  8/12/2004

 

  TX
 
Burton
 
Burton Cotton Gin & Museum
 
307 North Main Street
 
PO Box 98
 
Burton   TX   77835 
 
Phone   979 289-3378
 
Web Site  http://www.cottonginmuseum.org/index.htm
 
E-mail  mailto:burtoncottongin@earthlink.net
 
Description  functioning cotton gin, believed to be the last in the country, outbuildings and
                   
visitor center, 1925 engine
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Agricultural
 
Era  1914
 
New or Updated:  5/15/2004

 

 

  TX
 
Fort Worth
 
Cattle Raisers Museum
 
1301 West 7th Street
 
Fort Worth  TX    76102    
 
Phone   817 332-8551
 
Web Site  http://www.cattleraisersmuseum.org/
 
Description  Preserving the Heritage of Ranch Life"
 
Type of Resource   Specialty Museum
 
Primary Focus  Agricultural
 
Owner/Operator:  T&S Cattle Raisers Foundation
 
New or Updated:  7/2/2004

Texas
Garland
American Cotton Museum
600 E, IH 30 Exit 95
Garland TX  75043
Phone 903 450-4502
Web Site www.cottonmuseum.com/
Description dedicated to the cotton industry
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Agricultural

  TX
 
Greenville
 
Audie Murphy American Cotton Museum
 
600 Interstate East
 
PO Box 347
 
Greenville TX  75403
 
Phone   903 454-1990
 
Alt Phone   903 450-4502
 
Web Site  http://www.cottonmuseum.com/
 
E-mail  mailto:visit@cottonmuseum.com
 
Description  10 acre facility includes house, working cotton patch, & gardens, WWII
                   
hero/actor Murphy memorabilia
 
Type of Resource   Specialty Museum
 
Primary Focus  Agricultural
 
Industry /Profession Textiles
 
New or Updated:  5/15/2004

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  Texas
Houston
DOC International Tobacco Museum
330 TC Jester Boulevard
Houston TX  77007
Phone
Toll Free
800 362-9340
Fax
713 802-0460
Web Site *****
E-Mail  d-o-c@texas.net
Description
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Agricultural
 
 

  TX

  Mc Lean

  Devil's Rope Museum

  100 Kingsley Street

  PO Box 290

  Mc Lean  TX   79057    

  Phone 806 779-2225

  Web Site www.barbwiremuseum.com

  E-mail  mailto:barbwiremuseum@centramedia.net?subject=Barbed Wire Museum

              Information

  Description  displays almost 700 kinds of barbed wire and explains it's uses and

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Agricultural

  Collection A-F  Barbed Wire

  New or Updated:  2/14/2007
 

  TX

  McKinney

  Collin County Farm Museum

  7117 County Road 166

  McKinney TX  75071    

  Phone  972 542-9457

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

  Description  history of farming in North Texas

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Agricultural

  Industry /Profession Farming

  Collection N-Z   Machinery

  Owner/Operator:  Collin County Historical Society

  New or Updated:   2/13/2007

 

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Virginia
Great Falls
The Barn Journal
9526 Locust Hill Drive
Great Falls VA  22066
Phone
Web Site
http://www.thebarnjournal.org/
E-Mail
mailto:editor@thebarnjournal.org
Description
journal of appreciation and preservation of farm architecture
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus Agricultural
Field of Study  Architecture
Research or  Journal

Virginia
Richmond
Meadow Farm Museum
8600 Dixon Powers Drive
Richmond VA 23225
Phone 804 501-5520
Alt Phone 804 501-5736
Web Site http://www.co.henrico.va.us/rec/mfarm.htm
Description costumed guides to farm of mid-1800's
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Agricultural
Kind of Activity Living History
Era 19th
Last changed: 02/25/2003
 
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