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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  
  Connecticut
Danbury
Danbury Scott-Fanton Museum and Historical Society
43 Main Street
Danbury CT 06810
Phone 203 743-5200
Fax 203 743-1131
Web Site http://www.danburyhistorical.org/
Alt Web http://www.acorn-online.com/100scott.htm
E-mail mailto:dmhs@danburyhistorical.org
Description museum located in Huntington Hall, also owns several other buildings, Revolutionary war artifacts, hatting industry
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Building Collection
Research or Reading Library

 
Connecticut
Fairfield
Old Town Hall Green
636 Old Post Road
Fairfield CT 06426
Phone 203 259-1598
Web Site http://www.fairfieldhistoricalsociety.org/properties.html
Description six historic structures and burying ground on
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Building Collection

 

  CT

  Fairfield

  Old Town Hall Green

  636 Old Post Road

  Fairfield  CT    06426    

  Phone   203 259-1598

  Web Site  http://www.fairfieldhistoricalsociety.org/properties.html

  E-mail  mailto:info@fairfieldhs.org

  Description  six historic structures and burying ground 

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Building Collection

  Collection A-F Costume

  Collection N-Z  Portraits

  Research /Reading  Library

  Owner/Operator:  Fairfield Historical Society

  New or Updated:        11/22/2005

 

  Connecticut
Granby
Salmon Brook Historical Society
208 Salmon Brook Street
Granby CT 06035
Phone 860 653-9713
Web Site http://www.salmonbrookhistorical.org/
Description local history spread through two houses, a tobacco barn, and a schoolhouse with displays in each
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Building Collection
Research or Reading Library

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Connecticut
New Canaan
New Canaan Historical Society
13 Oenoke Ridge
New Canaan CT 06480
Phone
Web Site http://www.nchistory.org/
Description five historic buildings, clock rooms, local authors, costume museum, ca. 1845 drug store, printing office, tools, John Rogers studio, school
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Building Collection
Industry /Profession Printing
Collection A-F Costumes
Collection N-Z Tools
Research /Reading Library
Era 1764-1878
Last changed: 03/08/2003

Connecticut
New Milford
New Milford Historical Society
6 Aspetuck Ave
PO Box 359
New Milford CT 06776
Phone 860 354-3069
Web Site http://www.nmhistorical.org/
Description includes several historic local buildings on display in garden setting
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Building Collection
Last changed: 03/10/2003
  Connecticut
Stratford
Boothe Memorial Park and Museum
Main Street Putney
PO Box 902
Stratford CT 06497
Phone 203 381-2046
Web Site *****
Description homestead occupied by one family from 1663-1949, now features trolley shop, toll booth plaza, windmill, clocktower museum, more in park setting
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Building Collection
New or Updated: 03/28/2003
 
  Connecticut
Woodstock
Woodstock Historical Society, Inc
Scene Route 169
PO Box 65
Woodstock CT 06281
Phone 860 928-3939
Web Site ****
Description Quasset School, Red & White School, Palmer Hall
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Building Collection
Building Type Schoolhouse
New or Updated: 04/10/2003
 
  Delaware
Georgetown
Nutter D Marvel Carriage Museum
510 South Bedford Street
Georgetown DE 19947
Phone 302 855-9660
Web Site www.marvelmuseum.org
E-mail mailto:hudhome@ce.net
Description horse drawn wagons and equipment
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Building collection
Owner/Operator: Georgetown Historical Society
 
  Delaware
Lewes
Lewes Historical Complex
110 Shipcarpenter St
Lewes DE 19855
Phone 302 645-7670
Web Site *****
Description 5 houses, doctor's office, country store, maritime museum
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Building collection
Era 18th
 
 

  DE

  New Castle

  New Castle Historical Society

  Two East Fourth Street

  New Castle  DE  19720    

  Phone 302 322-2794

  Web Site http://www.newcastlecity.com/nc_hs/nc_hs.html

  E-mail  mailto:nchistorical@aol.com

  Description  Society operates three house museums - Amstel House, Dutch House,

                    Old Library Museum

  Type of Resource  House Museum

  Primary Focus Building Collection

  New or Updated:  1/15/2007

 
  Delaware
Wilmington
Delaware History Museum
504 Market St
Wilmington DE 19801
Phone 302 655-7161
Alt Phone  302 656-0637
Web Site www.hsd.org/dhm.htm
Description  housed in 1940's Woolworth's
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Building Collection
 
  Florida
Dade City
Pioneer Florida Museum
15602 Pioneer Museum Road
Dade City FL 33523
Phone 352 567-0262
Web Site http://www.pioneerfloridamuseum.org/
Description museum in 50x100 ft steel building, with relocated buildings on grounds -- school, church, depot on 16 acres, 1864 house
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Building Collection
Collection G-M Models
Collection N-Z Vehicles
Last changed: 03/19/2003

Florida
Fort Lauderdale
Old Fort Lauderdale Village & l Museum
219 SW 2nd Avenue
Fort Lauderdale FL 33301
Phone
954 463-4431
Web Site
http://www.oldfortlauderdale.org/aboutus/visit_us.html
Description site includes 1905 Inn which houses history museum, 1905 house, 1907 house with pioneer exhibits, heritage center with research facilities, replica school
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Building Collection
Research /Reading Library
Era 1905
Owner/Operator: Fort Lauderdale Historical Society
New or Updated: 04/23/2003
 
  Florida
Largo
Heritage Village Pinellas County Historical Society
11909 125th Street N
Largo FL 33774
Phone 727 582-2123
Fax 727 582-2455
Web Site http://www.co.pinellas.fl.us/bcc/heritag.htm
Description more than 20 buildings on 21 acres, school, church, depot, store, houses & museum
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Building Collection
Collection N-Z Photography
Research or Reading Library
Era 1852-1915
 
  Florida
Tallahassee
Tallahassee Museum of History and Natural Science
3945 Museum Drive
Tallahassee FL 32310
Phone 850 576-1636
Alt Phone  850 575-8684
Fax 850 574-8243
Web Site http://tallahasseemuseum.org/index1.htm
E-mail mailto:rdaws@tallahasseemuseum.org
Description collection of historic buildings share grounds with native Florida habitat zoo
Type of Resource Zoo
Primary Focus: Building Collection
Nature of Group or Site Animals
 

 FL

  Tampa

  Cracker Country

  4800 Highway 301 North

  PO Box 11766 Tampa 33680

  Tampa  FL  33610    

  Phone   813 627-4225

  Web Site http://www.floridastatefair.com/cracker.asp

  Description  13 original buildings from around the state, moved to state fairgrounds,

                     restored, open March-December

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Building Collection

  Kind of Activity   Living History

  Owner/Operator:  Florida State Fair Authority

  New or Updated:  1/10/2007

 
  Florida
Zolpo Springs
Cracker Trail Museum
2822 Museum Drive
Zolpo Springs FL 33890
Phone 863 735-0119
Web Site http://ecodev.net/Hardee County.htm
Description located in Pioneer park with a log cabin, blacksmith shop, Post office, syrup mill and locomotive
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Building Collection
 
  Georgia
Columbus
Historic Columbus Foundation
7th Street & Broadway
PO Box 5312
Columbus GA 31906
Phone 706 322-0756
Alt Phone  706 323-7979
Fax 706 576-4760
Web Site http://www.historiccolumbus.com/main.cfm?SID=1
E-mail mailto:hcf.inc@mindspring.com
Description group with town preservation goals gives tours of five structures from 1800-1870 0n one block at Heritage Corner
Type of Resource Historic District
Primary Focus: Building Collection
 
  Georgia
Decatur
DeKalb Historic Complex
Adair Park
West Trinity Place
Decatur GA
Phone 404 373-1088
Web Site http://www.dekalbhistory.org/historic_complex.htm
E-mail mailto:dhs@dekalbhistory.org
Description 2 log cabins and house from earliest Decatur in a wooded park setting
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus Building Collection
Era 1825-1840
New or Updated: 04/21/2003

Georgia
Mountain City
Foxfire Museum & Center
2839 Highway 441 S
Mountain City GA
Phone 706 746-5828
Web Site http://www.foxfire.org/museum.htm
E-mail mailto:foxfire@foxfire.org
Description collection of 20 historic and replica log buildings with varied functions, traditional tools & crafts
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Building Collection
Field of Study/Science Facility Folklife
Collection A-F Crafts
New or Updated: 03/31/2003

Georgia
Waleska
Appalachian Settlers Village
7300 Reinhardt College Parkway
Waleska GA 30183
Phone
770 720-5600
Web Site
http://www.reinhardt.edu/heritage_center/heritage_center_index.htm
E-mail mailto:heritagecenter@reinhardt.edu
Description part of Funk Heritage center, collection of 19th century log buildings moved to grounds -- staffed only during special events
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Building Collection
Building Type Farm
Kind of Activity Living History
New or Updated: 05/03/2003
 
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