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  Building Collection Pages:  AK-CA, CA-CO, CT-GA, IA, ID-KS, LA-MA, MD-MEMI-MOMT-NC, ND-NYOH-OR, PA-TX, TX-WAWI-ZZ  

 

  CA

  Long Beach

  Rancho Los Alamitos

  6400 Bixby Hill Road

  Long Beach  CA   90815    

  Phone   562 431-3541

  Web Site  http://www.longbeach.gov/park/facilities/rancho_los_alamitos_historic_site.asp

  Alt Web  http://www.cr.nps.gov/nr/travel/ca/ca10.htm

  Description  five agricultural buildings, including working blacksmith shop & live farm animals

  Type of Resource   House Museum

  Primary Focus  Building Collection

  Building Type   Adobe

  New or Updated:  11/15/2005

California
Poway
Old Poway Park
14134 Midland Road
Poway CA
Phone 858 486-4575
Web Site www.ci.poway.ca.us/oldpoway.html
Description Templars Hall, Nelson House, Porter House, Hamburger Factory, Steam engine -- train rides on weekends
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Building Collection
Building Type Civic
New or Updated: 07/09/2003

 

  California
Redondo Beach
Redondo Beach Heritage Court
Dominguez Park on Flagler Lane
PO Box 978
Redondo Beach CA 90277
Phone 310 372-0197
Web Site http://members.aol.com/RBHistSoc/
Description two houses moved to site to preserve them -- one is now a local history museum, the other is undergoing restoration
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus: Building Collection
Era 1900
Owner/Operator: Redondo Beach Historical Society

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California
San Diego
Heritage Square
Address
San Diego CA
Phone
Web Site www.bob-taylor.com/heritage.htm
Description
Type of Resource
Museum
Primary Focus:
Building Collection
 

  CA

  San Jose

  History Museums of San Jose

  1650 Senter Road

  San Jose  CA   95112    

  Phone  408 287-2290

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

  Alt Web www.serve.com/sjhistory

  Description  manages two sites - History Park in Kelley Park & Peralta Adobe &

                    Fallon House

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Building Collection

  New or Updated:  7/18/2007

  California
Santa Fe Springs
Heritage Park
12100 Mora Drive
Santa Fe Springs CA 90670
Phone 714 946-6476
Web Site http://www.santafesprings.org/build.htm
Description Carriage Barn, now a museum; Tankhouse Windmill, plant Conservatory, Aviary, adobe ruins; depot with locomotive, boxcar, caboose; Tongva structures
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Building Collection
Field of Study Science Facility Aviary
Collection N-Z Rolling Stock
Group Identity Native American
Era 1880-1920
 
  California
Simi Valley
Strathearn Historical Park and Museum
137 Strathearn Place
Simi Valley CA 93062
Phone 805 526-6453
Web Site http://www.cyber-pages.com/strathearn/
E-mail havens1@ix.netcom.com
Description Donation of 1892 house built around much older adobe sparked donation of several other structures
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Building Collection
Owner/Operator: Simi Valley Historical Society
 
  Colorado
Aurora
Aurora History Museum
15001 East Alameda Dr
Aurora CO 80012
Phone 303 739-6660
Web Site http://www.ci.aurora.co.us/index.cfm?fuseaction=sec_sub_articles§ionid=1&SubSectionid=92
E-mail mailto:museum@auroragov.org
Description Great Plains agriculture, suburban development, local history
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Building collection
Research or Reading Library
 
  Colorado
Denver
Central City Opera House
621 17th St #1601
Denver CO 80293
Phone 303 292-6500
Alt Phone  303 292-6500
Web Site https://www.centralcityopera.org/aboutus2.html
E-mail mailto:development@centralcityopera.org
Description original buildings from 1863-1884 centered on opera house, 28 historic buildings, including 25 residences in Central City
Building Type Theater
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Building Collection
Kind of Activity Performance
Industry Profession Music
Era 1878
 
  Colorado
Dillon
Summit Historical Museum
403 LaBonte Street
Dillon CO 80435
Phone 970 453-9022
Web Site http://summithistorical.org/
Description society housed in 1883 school, owns multiple buildings in Dillon and Breckenridge
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Building Collection
Building Type Schoolhouse
Research /Reading Library
Owner/Operator: Summit Historical Society
Last changed: 02/23/2003

Colorado
Frisco
Frisco Historical Society
120 Main Street
Frisco CO 80443
Phone 970 668-3428
Web Site http://www.townoffrisco.com/History.htm
E-mail mailto:museum@colorado.net
Description 10 buildings moved to historic park, some hold craftspeople
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Building Collection
Building Type Schoolhouse
New or Updated: 03/26/2003
 

  CO

  Georgetown

  Historic Georgetown

  305 Argentine

  PO Box 667

  Georgetown  CO  80444    

  Phone   303 569-2840

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

  E-mail  mailto:preservation@historicgeorgetown.org

  Description  5 historic buildings in historic district, from log cabin to mansion, 1867-

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Building Collection

  Era 19th

  New or Updated:  3/11/2006

 
  Colorado
Golden
Clear Creek History Park
1020 11th Street
c/o Astor House Museum, 822 12th St
Golden  CO 80401
Phone 303 278-3557
Alt Phone 303 216-1243
Web Site http://www.astorhousemuseum.org/
E-mail mailto:info@astorhousemuseum.org
Description tipi, prospector's camp, 1873 cabin, 1876 house, other working buildings, costumed guides from 1843-1897 eras
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Building Collection
Kind of Activity Living History
Era 1843-1900
New or Updated: 04/26/2003
 

  CO

  Kremmling

  Heritage Park Museum

  Kremmling   CO

  Phone  970 725-3939

  Web Site http://grandcountymuseum.com/KremmlingMuseum.htm

  Description  1885 homestead house & livery & feed barn, open by appt

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Buildings

  Owner/Operator:  Grand County Historical Association

  New or Updated:  6/27/2007

 
  Colorado
La Veta
Fort Francisco Museum
PO Box 977
La Veta CO 81055
Phone 719 742-5501
Web Site http://www.hchstsoc.org/
E-mail mailto:hchsffm@hchctsoc.org
Description original structure in the area, served as protection, post office, first train station, town center, now grounds hold three other early buildings
Building Type Adobe
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Building Collection
Era 1862
Owner/Operator: Huerfano County Historical Society

Colorado
Las Animas
Museum Kit Carson
9th Street
Las Animas CO 81054
Phone 719 456-2507
Web Site *****
Alt Web http://www.bentcounty.org/sitesandcelebrations/historic.htm
Description local history from Kit Carson to WWII, jails, school, blacksmith shop, carriage house, stage station
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Building Collection
Building Type Jail
Field of Study/Science Facility Old West
New or Updated: 04/10/2003
 
  Colorado
Silverton
San Juan County Historical Society
1557 Greene
Silverton CO 81433
Phone
970 387-5838
Web Site
http://www.silverton.org/sjcm.html
Description
many railroad and mining related buildings, equipment and exhibits
Type of Resource
Museum
Primary Focus
Building Collection
Building Type
Jail
Era
1902
New or Updated:
04/17/2003

Colorado
Sterling
Overland Trail Museum
21052 County Road 26 5 10
Box 4000
Sterling CO 80751
Phone 970 522-3895
Web Site http://www.northeastcoloradotourism.com/overland_trail_museum.htm
Alt Web http://www.traveli80.com/colorado1.html
Description replica of an old fort, other buildings moved to grounds, branding irons,
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Building Collection
Collection G-M Musical Instruments
Group Identity Native American
New or Updated: 04/18/2003
 
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