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Idaho
Donnelly
Long Valley Museum
13131 FM Road
PO Box 444
Donnelly  ID 83615
Phone
208 325-8383
Web Site
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Alt Web http://www.idahomountainproperties.com/AreaInfo.htm
Description local building gathered at one time site of town of Roseberry, General store building open
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Building collection
Building Type Store
Industry /Profession Farming
Collection N-Z Tools
Group Identity Finnish
New or Updated: 05/11/2003

Idaho
Emmett
Gem County Museum
501 E 1st St
Emmett ID 83617
Phone 208 365-9530
Alt Phone  208 365-4340
Web Site www.gemcohs.org/
E-mail gemcohs@bigskytel.com
Description
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Building Collection

 

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Idaho
McCall
Central Idaho Cultural Center
1001 State Street
Box 1761
McCall ID 83638
Phone 208 634-4497
Web Site http://www.visitid.org/database/action.lasso?-database=Attractions&-layout=web99&-response=detail_itc_it.html&-recordID=34215&-search
E-mail mailto:ciccmuse@ctcweb.net
Description eight buildings, three French log, 5 built by CCC in 1936, used as a fire warden headquarters, now interprets Idaho forest and history
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Building Collection
  Idaho
Murphy
Owyhee County Museum & Library
PO Box 67
Murphy ID 83650
Phone 208 495-2319
Web Site *****
Alt Web http://owyheecounty.net/museum/index.htm
Description homestead cabin, stamp mill, depot, one-room schoolhouse
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Building Collection
Research or Reading Library
 
  Illinois
Arlington Heights
Arlington Heights Historical Museum
110 W Fremont Street
Arlington Heights IL 60004
Phone 847 255-1225
Web Site http://www.ahmuseum.org/
E-mail mailto:ahmuseum@ahpd.org
Description local history complex includes 1882 house, 1908 house, replica log cabin, and 1906 soda pop factory
Building Type Factory
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Building Collection
Collection A-F Dolls
Collection G-M Models
Collection N-Z Tools
Era 1900
 
  Illinois
Decatur
Macon County Outdoor Museum
5580 North Fork Road
Decatur IL 52521 
Phone 217 422-4919
Web Site http://www.decaturnet.org/heritage/details.html
Description 1830 courthouse, schoolhouse, houses, museum, Lincoln Library
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Building Collection
Owner/Operator: Macon County Historical Society
 
 

  IL

  Franklin Grove

  Chaplin Creek Village

  PO Box 20

  Franklin Grove  IL   61031    

  Phone  815 456-2382

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

  E-mail    mailto:info@chaplincreek.com

  Description  19th century crossroads village being created as original structures are

                    relocated from surrounding area

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Building Collection

  Owner/Operator:  Franklin Grove Historical Society

  New or Updated:   7/5/2007
 

  IL

  Kankakee

  Kankakee County Historical Society Museum

  801 South 8th Avenue

  Kankakee  IL   60901    

  Phone  815 932-5279

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

  Description  local history in three buildings - museum, school, boyhood home of

                    Gov. Len Small, George Gray Barnard sculpture

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Building Collection

  Building Type  Schoolhouse

  Collection N-Z   Sculpture

  New or Updated:  7/20/2007

Illinois
Lisle
Lisle Station Park
915-925 School Street
Lisle IL 60532
Phone 630 968-2747
Web Site http://www.lisleparkdistrict.org/lislestationpark.htm
Description 1874 depot, 1830 farmhouse, 1830 tavern, CB&Q railroad
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Building Collection
Building Type Depot
Owner/Operator: Lisle Park District
New or Updated: 06/29/2003

 
  Illinois
Lockport
Will County Historical Society Pioneer Settlement
100 W Ninth Street
Lockport IL
Phone 815 838-5080
Web Site *****
Description
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Building Collection
 
    IL
 
Nauvoo
 
Joseph Smith Historic Center
 
149 Water Street
 
MAIL PO Box 338
 
Nauvoo  IL  62354    
 
Phone  217 453-2246
 
Web Site  http://www.cofchrist.org/js/
 
E-mail  mailto:jshisctr@nauvoo.net
 
Alt Web  http://www.beautifulnauvoo.com/site/visit.cfm?PT=2
 
Description  tells the LDS story in Nauvoo with walking tours, exhibits in visitor center,                         film, owns several properties
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Primary Focus  Building collection
 
Group Identity  Latter Day Saints
 
Era      1840
 
Owner/Operator:  Community of Christ
 
New or Updated:  07/12/2003

Illinois
Union
McHenry County Museum and Historical Society
6422 Main Street
PO Box 434
Union IL 60180
Phone 815 923-2267
Web Site http://www.mchsonline.org/
Description 1847 log cabin, 1885 town hall, 1895 school, 20th century tourist cabin
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Building Collection
Research or Reading Library

 
   
 

  IN

  Huntington

  Historic Forks of the Wabash Historic Park

  US 24 & SR 9

  PO Box 261

  Huntington IN  46750    

  Phone   260 356-1903

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

  E-mail  mailto:info@historicforks.com

  Alt Web http://www.visithuntington.org/group/forks.htm

  Description  1840 Chief's House, headquarters for the Miami, school, log cabin,

                    visitors center & museum, school, log house

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Building Collection

  Group Identity  Native American

  New or Updated:  7/18/2006


  IN

  Madison

  Historic Madison, Inc

  500 West St

  Madison  IN   47250    

  Phone  812 265-2967

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

  Description  8 historic properties, including 2 churches, garden, factory, doctor's

                    office & hospital

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Building Collection

  New or Updated:  5/13/2006


  IN
 
Perrysville
 
Skinner Farm Village
 
Address
 
Perrysville  IN
 
Phone
 
Web Site  http://skinnervillage.eshire.net/index.html
 
E-mail  mailto:nskinner@k-inc.com
 
Description  original local buildings collected on farm which has belonged to the same family
                   
for 150 years
 
Type of Resource   Historic Place
 
Primary Focus  Building Collection
 
New or Updated:   5/17/2004
 
    KS
 
Geuda Springs
 
Post Musical Homestead
 
Highway 166
 
Geuda Springs  KS
 
Phone   620 442-4336
 
Web Site  http://www.sckstourism.com/counties/places/postmusical.html
 
Description  6 buildings, many more than 100 years old feature musical information about                     the Post family
 
Type of Resource   Specialty Museum
 
Primary Focus  Building Collection
 
Industry /Profession Music
 
New or Updated:  12/16/2003

  KS
 
Great Bend
 
Barton County Historical  Museum  & Village
 
85 S US Highway 281
 
Great Bend  KS   67530    
 
Phone   620 793-5125
 
Web Site  http://www.bartoncountymuseum.org/
 
Description  10 buildings including school, church, blacksmith shop, depot, post office, house
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Building Collection
 
Collection A-F Dolls
 
Group Identity   Native American
 
New or Updated:  7/8/2005
 

  KS

  Lenexa

  Legler Barn Museum

  14907 W 87th St Pky

  Lenexa   KS   66215    

  Phone   913 492-0038

  Web Site  http://www.ci.lenexa.ks.us/parks/leglerbarn.html

  Description  barn, depot, waiting station, Prairie Schooner, caboose

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Building Collection

  Owner/Operator:  City of Lenexa

  New or Updated:  11/30/2004

 

  KS

  Oberlin

  Last Indian Raid Museum

  258 S Penn

  Oberlin   KS   67749    

  Phone  785 475-2712

  Web Site http://www.rootsweb.com/~ksdclirm/

  E-mail  mailto:lirm@sbcglobal.net

  Description  11 buildings, mostly furnished,  gathered from around county, video

                    about last Indian Raid in Kansas, 1878;

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Building Collection

  New or Updated:  8/31/2007


  KS

  Sabetha

  Albany Museum

  Sixth Street, Hwy 75

  PO Box 62

  Sabetha KS  66534    

  Phone 785 284-2694

  Alt Phone  785 284-3613

  Web Site http://www.skyways.org/towns/Sabetha/museums.htm

  Description  original school, other buildings moved to site including depot with

                    operating patrol car on track loop, post office, cabin, machinery shed,

                    blacksmith shop, print shop, additional school

  Type of Resource Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Building Collection

  Collection N-Z  Windmill

  New or Updated:  7/4/2006


 KS

  Salina

  Yesteryear Museum

  1100 W Diamond Road

  Salina  KS    67401    

  Phone   785 825-8473

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

  E-mail  mailto:ckf@yesteryearmuseum.com

  Description  farm implements & rural life, living history & reenactment events

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Building Collection

  Kind of Activity   Living History

  Industry /Profession Farming

  Collection G-M  Machinery

  New or Updated:  12/5/2005

 
 

  KY

  Frankfort

  Kentucky Historical Society

  100 West Broadway Street

  Frankfort  KY  40601    

  Phone  502 564-1792

  Web Site  http://history.ky.gov/

  Toll Free  877 444-7867

  E-mail  mailto:KHS@ky.gov

  Description  state museum has three facilities -- History Center, Old State Capitol,

                    Military History, highway marker, oral history & folk life programs

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Building Collection

  Building Type  Capitol

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Oral History

  Research  Library

  New or Updated:  4/19/2006


  KY
 
Hardinsburg
 
Breckenridge County Historical Society
   
309 Main St
 
PO Box 745
 
Hardinsburg  KY  80424    
 
Phone   970 453-9022
 
Web Site  http://www.summithistorical.org/
 
Description  more than 15 sites, including gold dredge, offers many tours
 
Type of Resource   Preservation
 
Primary Focus  Building Collection
 
Group Identity   Native American
 
New or Updated:   6/8/2005
 
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