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Famous People Alaska - Alabama

 
  Famous People Pages:  AK-AL, AR-CA, CO-DC, DE-HI, IAIL-IN, IN-KY, LA-MA, MA, MA2, MD, MEMI-MNMO-MSMT-NJ, NM-NY, OH-PA, PA-TN, TX, VA -ZZ  
  Alaska
Fairbanks
WIckersham House
Alaskaland
PO Box 71336
Fairbanks AK 99707
Phone 907 474-4013
Web Site www.ptialaska.net/~tyhs/
Description life and time of Judge James Wickersham 1900-1910
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus: Famous People
Era 1900

 
Alaska
Juneau
House of Wickersham State Historic Site
213 7th Street
Juneau AK 99801
Phone 907 586-9001
Alt Phone  907 465-4563
Fax 907 465-5330
Web Site www.dnr.state.ak.us/parks/units/wickrshm.htm
Description 1898 House, purchased in 1928 by prominent judge & delegate to Congress
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus: Famous People
Era 1900
Owner/Operator: State of Alaska

 

  Alabama
Birmingham
Samuel Ullman Museum
UAB Center for International Programs 401A Ullman Building
1212 University Blvd
Birmingham AL 35294
Phone 205 934-5634
Web Site www.uab.edu/cip/ullman.htm
Description educator and poet, author of "Youth"
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Famous People

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Alabama
Columbiana
Harrison Museum of George Washington
50 Lester Street
Columbiana AL 35051
Phone 205 669-8767
Web Site www.washingtonmuseum.com
E-mail info@washingtonmuseum.com
Description George Washington related items, Southern history from Colonial-19th century
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Famous People

  AL

  Danville

  Jesse Owens Memorial Museum

  7010 County Road 203

  Danville   AL   35619    

  Phone   256 974-3636

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

  E-mail  mailto:jesseowens@charter.net?subject=Jesse Owens Museum website response

  Description  story of famous track star

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Famous People

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Sports

  New or Updated:     8/10/2004

  Alabama
Florence
Frank Lloyd Wright Rosenbaum House Foundation
601 Riverview Drive
Florence AL  35630
Web Site 
http://www.ci.florence.al.us/arts_museums/frank_lloyd_wright/frank_lloyd_wright.htm
Alt Web  www.flo-tour.org/tosee.html
Description  Frank Lloyd Wright designed Usonian house, now open to  the public with limited hours.
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus  Famous People
Field of Study/Science Facility  Architecture
Era  1939
Owner/Operator:  City of Florence
Last Changed  3/8/2003 (thanks to an e-mail from a visitor -- you too can e-mail updates)
  Alabama
Florence
W C Handy Museum
620 West College Street
Florence AL 35630
Phone 256 760-6434
Alt Phone  256 760-6379
Web Site http://www.ci.florence.al.us/arts_museums/w_c_handy/w__c__handy.htm
Description hometown museum and research library about great jazz man
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus: Famous People
Industry Profession Music
Research or Reading Library
Era 1870
Owner/Operator: City of Florence
 
  Alabama
Fort Payne
Alabama Fan Club & Museum
101 Glenn Blvd SW
PO Box 680529
Fort Payne AL 35967
Phone 256 845-1646
Web Site http://thealabamaband.com
Description Dedicated to the band Alabama
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus: Famous People
Nature of Group or Site Fan Club
 
  Alabama
Georgiana
Hank Williams Museum
118 Commerce Street
Georgiana AL 36033
Phone 334 262-3600
Web Site www.hitdude.com/hank.html
Description houses famous country singer's Cadillac and memorabilia
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus: Famous People
Industry Profession Music
 
  Alabama
Montgomery
G & L Wallace Center for the Study of Southern Politics
Monroe & Decatur Sts
Montgomery AL 36130
Phone 334 834-1972
Toll Free 800 556-1972
Web Site
Description personal and political memorabilia of husband and wife who were both governor, other Southern politicians
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus: Famous People
Industry Profession Politics
Research or Reading Library
 
  Alabama
Montgomery
Hank Williams Memorial & Museum
118 Commerce Street
Montgomery AL 36104
Phone 334 262-3600
Fax 334 262-0686
Web Site www.hitdude.com/hank.html
Description Holds country music star's Cadillac and other memorabilia
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus: Famous People
Industry Profession Music
 
  Alabama
Montgomery
Scott & Zelda Fitzgerald Museum
919 Felder Avenue Apt B
Mail: PO Box 64 36101
Montgomery AL 36106
Phone 334 264-4222
Alt Phone  334 262-9562
Web Site http://www.alabamatravel.org/central/szfm.html
Alt Web http://www.suite101.com/article.cfm/literary_tour/22552
Description famous pair who met and married here memorialized with a video, manuscripts, portraits, paintings & letters
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus: Famous People
 
  Alabama
Tuscaloosa
Paul W Bryant Museum
300 Paul Bryant Drive NW
Tuscaloosa AL 35401
Phone 205 348-4668
Web Site www.ua.edu/bryant.htm
Description Paul "Bear" AB405Bryant
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus: Famous People
Industry Profession Football
 
  Alabama
Tuscumbia
Ivy Green/Birthplace of Helen Keller
300 N Commons Street W
Tuscumbia AL 35674
Phone 256 383-4066
Web Site www.helenkellerbirthplace.org
Description Helen Keller
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus: Famous People
 
  Alabama
Tuskegee
Tuskegee Institute National Historic Site
PO Drawer 10
Tuskegee Institute
Tuskegee AL 36087
Phone 334 727-3200
Web Site www.nps.gov/tuin/tuin.htm
Description Heart of original campus, built by the students. Started by Booker T Washington, gained international prominence through the work of George Washington Carver
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Famous People
Group Identity African American
 
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