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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  

 
Alaska
Eagle
Eagle Historical Society & Museum
Barry & 3rd
PO Box 23
Eagle AK 99738
Phone 907 547-2325
Web Site www.eagleak.org
Description Six turn of the century buildings
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Building Collection
Era 1900
Owner/Operator: Eagle Historical Society

  AK
 
Hope
 
Hope & Sunrise Historical & Mining Museum
 
2nd Street
 
PO Box 88
 
Hope  AK   99605
 
Phone   907 782-3740
 
Web Site  *****
 
E-mail  mailto:timbers@chugach.net
 
Alt Web  http://www.advenalaska.com/hope/otherservices.htm
 
Description  log building recalls 1890's Gold Rush, grounds hold Canyon Creek Mining
                   
buildings
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Building Collection
 
Industry /Profession Mining
 
New or Updated:   6/6/2004

Alaska
Sutton
Alpine Historical Park
Mile 61.5 Glenn Highway
PO Box 266
Sutton AK 99674
Phone 907 745-7000
Web Site ******
Description park features buildings and equipment from coal era, Athabaskans, and Glenn Highway
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Building Collection

 

  Alabama
Hillsboro
Pond Spring (Wheeler Plantation)
12280 Alabama Highway 20
Hillsboro AL 35643
Phone 256 637-8513
Fax 256 637-8513
Web Site www.wheelerpantation.org
E-mail wheeler@ala-net.com
Description
Building Type Plantation
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Building Collection
Owner/Operator: Alabama Historical Commission
 

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Arkansas
Dumas
Desha County Museum
Highway 54 E
Dumas AR 71639
Phone 870 382-4222
Web Site www.dumasar.net/Community/deshacountymuseumfinal.htm
Description log house, farmstead, farm equipment, post office, commissary, farm store, main building
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Building Collection

Arkansas
Gillett
Arkansas Post Museum
5530 1 Highway 165 South
Gillett AR 72055
Phone 870 548-2634
Web Site www.arkansas-adventures.com/stpark.htm
Alt Web http://www.yournet.com/post.html
Description five building complex includes reconstruction of log house, carriage house, kitchen & main house of first European settlement in state
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Building Collection
Era 1700
Owner/Operator: Arkansas State Parks

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  Arkansas
Little Rock
Historic Arkansas Museum
200 E 3rd St
Little Rock AR 72201
Phone 501 324-9351
Alt Phone  501 324-9304
Web Site www.arkansashistory.org/
Description web site of a museum server
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Building Collection
Kind of Activity Living History
  Arkansas
Springdale
Shiloh Museum of Ozark History
118 West Johnson Avenue
Springdale AR 72764
Phone 479 750-8165
Web Site http://www.springdaleark.org/shiloh/
Description covers six counties, traditional Ozark life, six historic buildings on grounds outside museum building
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Building Collection
Last changed: 02/15/2003

Arkansas
Washington
Old Washington Historic State Park
Highway 195
PO Box 98
Washington AR 71862
Phone 870 983-2684
Web Site http://www.arkansasstateparks.com/parks/default.asp?park=Old+Washington+Historic
Description town preserved in past era, courthouse/visitor center, weapons museum, blacksmith shop, residences -- self guided tours
Type of Resource Historic District
Primary Focus Building Collection
Kind of Activity Living History
Era 1824-1875
Owner/Operator: Arkansas Dept of Parks & Tourism
Last changed: 03/16/2003
 

  Arizona

  Casa Grande

  Casa Grande Valley Historical Society

  110 W Florence Boulevard

  Casa Grande  AZ   85222    

  Phone  530 836-2223

  Web Site http://www.cgvhs.org/

  E-mail  mailto:info@cgvhs.org

  Description  located in 1927 fieldstone Presbyterian church; collection focus is

                    documents and agricultural, transportation, and Native American

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Building Collection

  Building Type  Church

  Industry /Profession Farming

  Group Identity  Native American

  Research   Library

  Era  1927

  New or Updated:  7/25/2007


Phoenix
Heritage Square
115 N Sixth Street"
Phoenix AZ 85004
Phone 602 262-5071
Web Site http://www.ci.phoenix.az.us/PARKS/heritage.html
Description part of Heritage & Science park, featuring Victorian buildings from the late 1800s
Type of Resource Historic District
Primary Focus Building Collection
Last changed: 03/06/2003

Arizona
Prescott
Sharlot Hall Museum
415 W Gurley Street
Prescott AZ 86301
Phone
520 445-3122
Web Site
www.sharlothall.lib.az.us/
Alt Web www.sharlot.org
Description
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Building Collection
Collection N-Z Printing

 
 

  AZ

  Tucson

  Plaza of the Pioneers

  Address *****

  Tucson  AZ

  Phone  520 624-2333

  Web Site http://www.tucsonarts.com/visit/historic_block.php

  Description  five early homes in park setting by contemporary style museum

  Type of Resource  Historic District

  Primary Focus  Building Collection

  Collection N-Z   Sculpture

  New or Updated:   9/23/2006

 
 

  AZ

  Tucson

  Tucson Museum of Art and Historic Block

  140 N Main Avenue

  Tucson  AZ   85701    

  Phone  520 624 2333

  Web Site www.tucsonarts.com

  Description  modern & contemporary collections, set among 5 historic homes

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Building Collection

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Old West

  New or Updated:  10/29/2006

 
 

  AZ

  Yuma

  Yuma Crossing State Historic Park

  206 North 4th Avenue

  Yuma  AZ   85364    

  Phone 928 329-0471

  Web Site http://www.azparks.gov/Parks/parkhtml/yumacross.html

  Alt Web http://www.desertusa.com/yuma/azyumax.html

  Description  6 restored, 6 replica buildings, transportation focus

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Building Collection

  New or Updated:  10/13/2006

 
  California
EL Monte
Pioneer Park - El Monte
3535 Santa Anita Avenue
El Monte CA
Phone 626 580-2200
Web Site *****
Description jail, farmhouse, local artifacts
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Building Collection

California
Fillmore
Fillmore Historical Museum
350 Main Street
PO Box 314
Fillmore CA 93015
Phone 805 524-0948
Web Site http://www.holleygene.com/ahsmvc/
Alt Web http://www.fillmoreca.com/points.htm
Description 4 buildings -- home of first dentist, depot, Rancho Sespe Bunk House
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Building Collection
Building Type Depot
New or Updated: 04/03/2003
 
  California
Hacienda Heights
Workman & Temple Family Homestead Museum
15415 Don Julian Road
Hacienda Heights CA 91745
Phone 626 968-8492
Web Site http://www.homesteadmuseum.org/
Description sic acres with 3 houses from 1840s, 1870s and 1920s, cemetery
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Building collection
New or Updated: 04/11/2003
 

  CA

  Lake Forest

  Heritage Hill Historical Park

  25151 Serrano Road

  Lake Forest  CA  92630    

  Phone   949 923-2230

  Web Site  http://www.ocparks.com/heritagehill/

  E-mail  mailto:heritagehill@ocparks.com

  Description 4 acres with 1863 adobe, 1890 school, 1891 church, 1908 ranch house

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Building Collection

  Building Type  Adobe

  Era  late 19th

  New or Updated:  4/16/2006


California

Los Angeles
El Pueblo de Los Angeles
845 North Alameda Street
Los Angeles CA 90012
Phone 213 680-2525
Web Site http://www.ci.la.ca.us/ELP/
Description 27 historic buildings around an old plaza, Olivera street shopping, four museums
Type of Resource Historic District
Primary Focus Building Collection
New or Updated: 04/20/2003

 
  California
Markleeville
Alpine County Museum/Historical Complex
PO Box 517
Markleeville CA 96120
Phone 530 694-2317
Web Site www.co.alpine.ca.us/dept/museum/museum.htm
Description Local History museum with school and jail
Building Type Jail
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Building Collection
 
  California
Newhall
Santa Clara Valley Heritage Junction
24107 Sam Fernando Road
PO Box 221925
Newhall CA 91322
Phone 661 254-1275
Web Site http://www.scvhs.org/
E-mail mailto:scvhistory@yahoo.com,info@scvhistory.com
Description complex of 8 historic houses, depot, adobe, school & chapel Locomotive,
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Building Collection
Building Type Depot
Owner/Operator: SCV Historical Society
New or Updated: 05/10/2003
 
  California
Oakhurst
Fresno Flats Historical Park
49777 Road 427
PO Box 451
Oakhurst CA 93644
Phone 559 683-6570
Web Site http://www.fresnoflatsmuseum.org/
Description two homes, two one room schools, two jails, outbuildings all moved to the site to depict 1870's life
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Building Collection
Era 1870
Owner/Operator: Sierra Historic Sites Association
 
  California
Orland
Heritage Trail Orland
Glenn County Fairgrounds
PO Box 183
Orland CA 95963
Phone
530 865-2685
Alt Phone
530 865-3781
Web Site
http://www.sierraii.com/orland/ohcs.htm
Alt Web
http://sierraii.com/orland/ohcs.htm
Description
1880 depot, pony barn, school, 1905 steam vacuum pump from sugar processor, Jumbo Lemon roadside stand, printing office
Type of Resource
Museum
Primary Focus
Building Collection
Building Type
Depot
Collection G-M Machinery
Owner/Operator:
Orland Historical and Cultural Society
New or Updated:
05/14/2003
 
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