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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  

 
Oregon
Jacksonville
Beekman Bank
California & 3rd
Jacksonville OR
Phone
Web Site
http://www.sohs.org/
Description bank holds original furnishings
Building Type Bank
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus:  Building
Era  1863

 

 

Oregon
Milton-Freewater
Frazier Farmstead Museum
1403 Chestnut Street
Milton-Freewater OR 97862
Phone
541 938-4636
Web Site
www.museum.bmi.net
Description
farm house depicts farm life 100 years ago
Building Type
Farm
Type of Resource
Museum
Primary Focus:
Building
Era 1900

 

    OR
 
Salem
 
Oregon State Capitol
 
900 Court Street NE
 
Salem  OR     97310    
 
Phone   503 986-1388
 
Web Site  http://www.leg.state.or.us/html_tour/home.htm
 
Alt Web  http://www.oregonlink.com/salem_tall_buildings/oregoncapitol/index.html
 
Description  offers tours, murals, observation deck at top of building
 
Type of Resource   Historic Place
 
Primary Focus  Building
 
Building Type   Capitol
 
Nature of Group or Site  Government
 
Era  1938
 
New or Updated:   3/24/2004
 
 

  PA

  Chadds Ford

  Barnes-Brinton House

  US Rt 1

  PO Box 27

  Chadds Ford  PA   19317    

  Phone  610 388-7376

  Web Site http://www.chaddsfordhistory.org/houses/brinton.htm

  E-mail  mailto:info@chaddsfordhistory.org

  Description  home built as house/tavern, restored to 1720's

  Type of Resource   House Museum

  Primary Focus  Building

  Building Type Tavern

  Era  1714

  Owner/Operator:  Chadds Ford Historical Society

  New or Updated:  12/11/2006
 

  PA

  Orefield

  Claussville One-Room School

  2917 Route 100

  Orefield PA  18069    

  Phone 610 435-4664

  Web Site  http://www.visitpa.com/visitpa/details.pa?name=Claussville+One-

                Room+Schoolhouse

  Description  last one room schoolhouse in Lehigh County

  Type of Resource Historic Place

  Primary Focus Building

  Building Type Schoolhouse

  Era 1893

  New or Updated:      3/12/2006
 

  PA

  Philadelphia

  Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site

  2125 Fairmount Avenue

  Philadelphia  PA  19130    

  Phone  215 236-3300

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

  Description  multidisciplinary tour of first prison which sought redemption

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Primary Focus Building

  Building Type Prison

  Era  1829

  New or Updated:   9/22/2006

 
   
 

  RI

  West Kingston

  Kingston Station

  1 Railroad Avenue

  MAIL PO Box 191

  West Kingston  RI   02892    

  Web Site  http://www.trainweb.org/kin/

  Description  still actively operating station has been restored, offers museum room

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Building

  Building Type  Depot

  Era  1875

  Owner/Operator:  Friends of Kingston Station

  New or Updated:  5/2/2006

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    SC
 
Walhalla
 
Historic Oconee Station
 
500 Oconee Station Road
 
Walhalla    SC  29691    
 
Phone   864 638-0079
 
Web Site  http://www.discoversouthcarolina.com/stateparks/Parkdetail.Asp?Pid=1887
 
Description  stone blockhouse & brick house
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Buildings
 
Building Type   Fort
 
Era  1792
 
Owner/Operator:  South Carolina State Parks
 
New or Updated:     4/29/2004
 

  SD

  Philip

  Prairie Homestead

   21141 Hwy 240

  Philip  SD

  Phone   605 433-5400

  Web  http://www.prairiehomestead.com/

  E-mail  mailto:klcrew@gwtc.net

  Description  original sod house, white Prairie Dog colony

  Type of Resource   House Museum

  Primary Focus  Building

  Building  Sod House

  Nature of Group or Site  Animals

  New or Updated     2/13/2006


  SD

  Yankton

  Bishop Marty Memorial Chapel

  Mount Marty College

  1105 West 8th St

  Yankton  SD  57078    

  Web Site  http://www.mtmc.edu/yankton_campus/chapel.html

  Description  Western Gothic architecture stone chapel with memorial room for Bishop Marty, stained glass windows

  Type of Resource   Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Building

  Building Type  Church

  Era  1950

  New or Updated:   5/3/2005

  Tennessee
Bolivar
Little Courthouse
East Market Street
Bolivar TN 38008
Phone 901 658-3390
Alt Phone  901 658-5301
Web Site http://www.mtsu.edu/~histpres/APTA/page9.html
Description first county courthouse, later to converted to a residence, now open by appointment only
Building Type Courthouse
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus: Building
Era 1824
Owner/Operator: APTA

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Tennessee
Columbia
Athenaeum Rectory
808 Athenaeum Street
PO Box 942
Columbia TN 38402
Phone 931 381-4822
Web Site http://www.mtsu.edu/%7ehistpres/APTA/Ben/txcontct.html
Description practicing finishing school for 52 years in 19th century
Building Type Schoolhouse
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus: Building
Era 1835
Owner/Operator: APTA
Tennessee
Morristown
John Crockett Tavern Museum
2002 Morningside Drive
Morristown TN 37814
Phone 423 587-9900
Web Site http://www.mtsu.edu/~histpres/APTA/page7.html
Description replica of frontier tavern, associated with Davy Crockett
Building Type Tavern
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus: Building
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