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  Building Pages:  AL-CT, DC-HI, IA-IL,  IL-LA, MA-MN, MS-NY, OH, OR-TN, TX-VA WI-WY  
    MS
 
Jackson
 
Mississippi Governor's Mansion
 
300 East Capitol Street
 
Jackson  MS  39201    
 
Phone  601 359-6421
 
Web Site  http://www.mdah.state.ms.us/museum/mansion.html
 
Description  pre Civil War home of state's governors still in use, restored with period                         furnishings in the 1970s
 
Type of Resource  Historic Place
 
Primary Focus  Building
 
Building Type  Governors Mansion
 
Nature of Group or Site  Government
 
Era      1842
 
New or Updated:  11/03/2003
 
 

  MT

  Deer Lodge

  Old Montana Prison

  1106 Main Street

  Deer Lodge   MT       59722    

  Phone   406 846-3111

  Web Site  http://www.pcmaf.org/prison.htm

  E-mail  mailto:oldprisonmuseums@in-tch.com

  Description  7 museums and theatre on 22 acre site of old state prison

  Type of Resource   Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Building

  Building Type   Prison

  Owner/Operator:  Powell County Museum & Arts Foundation

  New or Updated:          12/21/2005

 

  Helena

  Guardian of the Gulch

  225 Cruse, Suite B

  Helena  MT   59601    

  Phone  406 442-4120

  Web Site *****

  Alt Web http://travel.state.mt.us/categories/moreinfo.asp?IDRRecordId=11404&SiteI

  Description  wooden tower built to spot fires after most of downtown was burned in

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Building

  Building Type  Civic

  New or Updated:  4/12/2007

 

 
  NC
 
Huntersville
  Hugh Torrance House & Store
 
8231 Gilead Road
  Huntersville  NC  28078 
 
Phone  704 875-3271
  Web Site  http://home.earthlink.net/~hughtorance1796/
  E-mail  mailto:hughtorance1796@earthlink.net.
  Description  home built by revolutionary War veteran, adjacent store run by his son until  1825
 
Type of Resource  House Museum
  Primary Focus  Building
  Building Type  Store
  Era  1800
  New or Updated:  08/01/2003 

  North Dakota
Lakota
State Bank of Lakota
125 Main Street
Lakota ND 58344
Phone 701 247-2413
Web Site www.lakotabank.com
Description
Building Type Bank
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Building

  ND
 
Minot
 
Ward County Historical Society
 
2005 Burdick Expressway W
 
North Dakota Fairgrounds
 
Minot     ND  58701  
 
Phone   701 839-0785
 
Web Site  *****
 
Description  buildings located at state fairgrounds, open during fair, otherwise by
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Building Collection
 
Collection N-Z  Vehicles
 
New or Updated:   12/8/2003


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  NE
 
Lincoln
 
State Capitol Building
 
1445 K Street
 
Lincoln  NE   68508  
 
Phone   402 471-0448
 
Web Site  http://www.capitol.org/
 
Description  noted for 400 foot domed tower, 14th floor observation deck
 
Type of Resource   Historic Place
 
Primary Focus  Building
 
Building Type   Capitol
 
Nature of Group or Site  Government
 
New or Updated:  12/16/2003
  NJ
 
Bridgeton
 
Potters Tavern
 
West Broad Street
 
Bridgeton                NJ  08302    
 
Phone  856 451-4802
 
Web Site   *****
 
Alt Web     http://www.co.cumberland.nj.us/tourism/potters_tavern/
 
Description      home of New Jersey's first pro-independence newspaper
 
Type of Resource       Historic Place
 
Primary Focus    Building
 
Building Type    Tavern
 
New or Updated:   12/1/2003
 

  Haddonfield

  Indian King Tavern Museum

  233 Kings Highway East

  Haddonfield  NJ  08033    

  Phone   856 429-6792

  Web Site  www.levins.com/tavern.html

  Description  site of meeting that created New Jersey as an independent state in 1777

  Type of Resource   Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Building

  Building Type   Tavern

  Era  1750

  New or Updated:   8/11/2005

 

  NJ

  Lambertville

  Lambertville House

  32 Bridge Street

  Lambertville  NJ  08530    

  Phone  609 397-0200

  Web Site www.lambertvillehouse.com/

  Toll Free 888 867-8859

  E-mail   mailto:innkeeper@lambertvillehouse.com

  Description  one time stagecoach inn hosted US presidents in 19th century, restored

                     in 1997

  Type of Resource  Lodging

  Primary Focus  Building

  Building Type  Inn

  Era  1812

  New or Updated:  3/19/2007

  NJ
 
Margate City
 
Lucy the Elephant
 
9200 Atlantic Avenue
 
Margate City  NJ   08402     
 
Phone   609 823-6473
 
Web Site  http://www.lucytheelephant.org/lucy10.html
 
Description  1881 tourist attraction, giant elephant was refurbished and is now opened
 
Type of Resource   Historic Place
 
Primary Focus  Building
 
Building Type   Restaurant
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Architecture
 
Era  1881
 
Owner/Operator:  City of Margate
 
New or Updated:  1/26/2004

  NY
 
Montauk
 
Montauk Point Lighthouse
 
Montauk Highway
 
Montauk  NY   11954    
 
Phone   631 668-2544
 
Web Site  http://www.montauklighthouse.com/home.htm
 
Toll Free  888 MTK POINT
 
E-mail  mailto:keeper@montauklighthouse.com
 
Description  still active lighthouse, tours include 2 keepers' houses, tower, service buildings
 
Type of Resource   Historic Place
 
Primary Focus  Building
 
Building Type   Lighthouse
 
Era  1796
 
Owner/Operator:  Montauk Historical Society
 
New or Updated:    3/3/2004
 

  NY

  New York

  Fraunces Tavern Museum

  54 Pearl Street

  New York  NY  10004    

  Phone   212 425-1776

  Web http://www.frauncestavernmuseum.org/

  Description  home became a tavern in 1762, saw many famous people in the Revolution,

                     later housed 3 departments of the US government

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Building

  Collection  Paintings

  Era  1719

  Owner/Operator:  Sons of the Rervolution

  New or  Updated                      2/9/2006


  NY

  New York

  Lower East Side Tenement Museum

  108 Orchard St

  New York  NY   10002    

  Phone   212 431-0233

  Web   www.tenement.org

  E-mail  mailto:lestm@tenement.org?subject=Inquiry

  Alt Web  www.wnet.org/tenement

  Description  depiction of life in a tenement, in an actual tenement building

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Building

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Social History

  New or  Updated    2/9/2006

New York
Ossining
Ossining Visitor Center
95 Broadway
Ossining NY 10562
Phone 914 941-3189
Web Site
Description near Sing Sing prison, exhibits include weapons confiscated from prisoners, two jail cells like those inside, and a replica of the electric chair
Building Type Prison
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus: Building

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