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Building Collection Pennsylvania - Texas (Edgewood)

 
  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  

 
Pennsylvania
Allison Park
Depreciation Lands Museum
4743 South Pioneer Road
Allison Park PA 15101
Phone 412 486-0563
Web Site
Description museum, log house, Conestoga wagon/tool building, school, herb/dye garden
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Building Collection

  PA
 
Bradford
 
Crook Farm
 
Seaward Avenue
 
Bradford   PA   16701    
 
Phone   814 362-6730
 
Web Site  http://www.bradfordlandmark.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:queries@bradfordlandmark.org
 
Alt Web  http://www.bradfordchamber.com/crook.htm
 
Description  farm complex with schoolhouse, blacksmith, candle shop, demonstrations of                     craft activities
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Building Collection
 
Building Type   Farm
 
Kind of Activity   Living History
 
Owner/Operator:  Bradford Landmark Society
 
New or Updated:   3/20/2004

  PA
 
Douglassville
 
Historic Preservation Trust of Berks County
 
31 Old Philadelphia Pike
 
PO Box 245
 
Douglassville PA 19518    
 
Phone   610 385-4762
 
Web Site  *****
 
Alt Web  http://www.berksmuseums.org/preserva.htm
 
Description  operates 8 18th century buildings - all by appointment only
 
Type of Resource   Historic Place
 
Primary Focus  Building Collection
 
New or Updated:   4/6/2004

  PA

  Fallsington

  Historic Fallsington

  4 Yardley Ave

  Fallsington  PA  19054    

  Phone   215 295-6567  Web Site  http://www.historicfallsington.org/

  E-mail  mailto:info@historicfallsington.org

  Alt Web  http://www.bucksnet.com/hisfalls/

  Description  six preserved buildings in 90 building district created in 1953

  Type of Resource   Historic District

  Primary Focus  Building Collection

  Owner/Operator:  Historic Fallsington, Inc

  New or Updated:  5/3/2005

  PA
 
Levittown
 
Historic Fallsington Inc
 
4 Yardley Avenue
 
Levittown  PA  19054    
 
Phone   215 295-6567
 
Web Site  http://www.historicfallsington.org/
 
Alt Web  http://www.livingplaces.net/pa/bucks/historicdistricts/fallsington/fallsingtonhistdist
 
Description  90 buildings of Quaker  community, walking tours
 
Type of Resource   Historic District
 
Primary Focus  Building Collection
 
Kind of Activity   Local Tours
 
New or Updated:    4/16/2004

  PA
 
Philadelphia
 
Historic Rittenhouse Town
 
Address  206 Lincoln Drive
 
Philadelphia   PA   19144    
 
Phone   215 438-5711
 
Web Site  http://www.rittenhousetown.org/
 
Description  Fairmount Park site with 7 buildings (mostly houses)
 
Type of Resource   Historic Place
 
Primary Focus  Building Collection
 
New or Updated:    4/30/2004

Pennsylvania
Somerset
Somerset Historical Center
10649 Somerset Pike
Somerset PA 15501
Phone 814 445-6077
Web Site http://www.somersethistoricalcenter.org/
Alt Web http://www.somersetcounty.com/historicalcenter/
Description everyday lives of ordinary rural people
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Building Collection
Kind of Activity Living History

  PA
 
Springs
 
Springs Museum
 
River Road (Route 669)
 
Springs   PA   15562
  Phone   814 662-2625
 
Alt Phone   814 662-4159
 
Web Site  http://www.pennalps.com/Museum.html
 
Description  domestic life, living room, spinning & weaving, lighting, pottery, basket-making,
                   
 pioneer trades, rock & fossil collection
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Building Collection
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Fossils
 
Industry /Profession Textiles
 
New or Updated:  5/24/2004

 
 
 

 

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  McConnells

  Brattonsville Historic District

  1444 Brattonsville Road

  McConnells  SC   29726    

  Phone   803 684-2327

  Web Site  http://www.yorkcounty.org/Brattonsville.htm

  Alt Web  http://www.knowitall.org/letsgo/lgb/brat_home.html'

  Description  775 acres with 29 historic structures

  Type of Resource  Historic District

  Primary Focus  Building Collection

  Kind of Activity   Living History

  New or Updated:  4/16/2006

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  SD

  Custer

  Four Mile Old West Town

  11921 West Highway 16

  Custer  SD   57730    

  Phone   605 673-3905

  Web Site  http://www.fourmilesd.com/history.htm

  E-mail  mailto:fourmile@gwtc.net

  Description  collection of buildings, walking self-tours, hayrdies

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Building Collection

  New or Updated:   11/18/2005


 

  SD

  Freeman

  Freeman Museum & Archives

  748 S Main Street

  Freeman  SD        57029    

  Phone   605 925-4237

  Web Site  http://www.freemanmuseum.org/index.html

  E-mail  mailto:info@freemanmuseum.org

  Description  Plains Indians, transportation, preserved home, school & 2 churches, farm machinery

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Building Collection

  Collection G-M  Machinery

  Collection N-Z  Tools

  Group Identity   Native American

  Research /Reading  Archives

  New or Updated:           11/30/2005
 

  SD

  Murdo

  Pioneer Auto Show

  I 90 & US 83

  Murdo        SD           57559    

  Phone   605 669-2691

  Web   http://www.pioneerautoshow.com/

  E-mail  mailto:pas@pioneerautoshow.com

  Description  eclectic collection centered on vehicles, prairie town collection of buildings

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Building Collection

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Lapidary

  Collection G-M  Machinery

  Collection   Vehicles

  New or  Updated                           2/13/2006


  SD

  Yankton

  Dakota Territorial Museum

  610 Summit St

  mail: PO Box 1033

  Yankton  SD   57078    

  Phone   605 665-3898

  Web Site  http://www.yanktonsd.com/product.cfm?cat_id=2&subcat_id=57&product_id=59

  Description  fishing tackle, instruments of member of General Custer's band, depot, caboose, one-room school

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Building Collection

  Industry /Profession Fishing

  Collection G-M  Musical Instruments

  New or Updated:   8/9/2005

  TX
 
Arlington
 
Arlington Historical Society
 
1616 West Abram Street
 
Arlington   TX    76013    
 
Phone   817 460-4001
 
Alt Phone   817 459-5474
 
Web Site  http://www.fielderhouse.org/
 
Description  2 sites - Fielder House museum & HQ; Johnson Plantation
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Building Collection
 
New or Updated:   4/23/2004


 
Buffalo Gap

  Buffalo Gap Historic Village

  Box 818

  Buffalo Gap  TX  79508    

  Phone   325 572-3365  Web Site  http://www.mcwhiney.org/buffgap/bghome.html

  Description  three areas interpret 50 years of Texas history, interpreters, medical instrument collection

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Building Collection

  Kind of Activity   Living History

  Industry /Profession Medical

  Collection A-F Arms

  Collection G-M  Maps

  Era  1875-1925

  New or Updated:   5/7/2005

Texas
Edgewood
Edgewood Heritage Park and Historical Village
North Houston & Elm
PO Box 765
Edgewood TX 75117
Phone 903 896-1940
Web Site http://www.vzinet.com/heritage/
E-mail mailto:clyce@vzinet.com
Description homes, gas station, school, store, barber shop and public bath, other buildings on three blocks in small Texas town -- all furnished
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Building Collection
Nature of Group or Site Outdoor
Era 1920
Owner/Operator: Edgewood Historical Society

  TX

  Farmers Branch

  Farmers Branch Historical Park

  2540 Farmers Branch Lane

  Farmers Branch  TX

  Phone  214 406-0184

  Web Site http://www.farmersbranch.info/ParksRec/Historicalpark.html

  Description  22 acres with houses, schools, depot, 193o's gas station

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Building Collection

  New or Updated:  12/18/2006

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