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  MI
  Coopersville
  Coopersville Area Historical Society
 
363 Main Street
  Coopersville  MI  49404   
 
Phone  616 837-6978
  Web Site  http://www.coopersville.com/museum.html
  Description  memorial to Del Shannon, early rock 'n roller in restored depot with re-                        crated drugstore, railroad memorabilia, more
 
Type of Resource  Museum
  Primary Focus  Famous People
  Building Type  Depot
  Collection G-M  Model Railroad
  New or Updated:  07/26/2003

Michigan
Dearborn
Fair Lane - The Henry Ford Estate
4901 Evergreen Road
Dearborn MI 48128
Phone 313 593-5590
Web Site www.umd.umich.edu/fairlane
Description
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus: Famous People

Michigan
Flint
Alfred P Sloan Museum
1221 East Kearsley St
Flint MI 48503
Phone 810 760-1169
Web Site www.classicat.com/museums/sloan/sloan.htm
Alt Web www.ipl.org/exhibit/sloan/sloaninfo.html
Description Flint as the birthplace of General Motors
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Famous People
Research or Reading Library

  Michigan

  Grosse Point

  Edsel and Eleanor Ford House

  1100 Lake Shore Road

  Grosse Point  MI   48236    

  Phone 313 884-4222

  Web Site www.fordhouse.org/

  E-mail  mailto:info@fordhouse.org

  Description  home of Henry Ford's only son, industrialist & philanthropist

  Type of Resource  House Museum

  Primary Focus  Famous People

  New or Updated: 9/9/2007

  MI
 
Midland
 
Alden B Dow Home & Studio
 
315 Post Street
 
Midland            MI   48640    
 
Phone   989 839-2744
 
Web Site  http://www.abdow.org/
 
Toll Free  866 315-POST
 
E-mail  mailto:potts@abdow.org
 
Description  architect's self-designed home, tours by reservation
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
  Primary Focus  Famous People
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Architecture
 
Research /Reading  Archives
 
New or Updated:   12/12/2003

Michigan
Monroe
Monroe County Historical Museum
3775 North Custer Rd
Monroe MI 48162
Phone 734 243-7233
Web Site www.http://monroe.lib.mi.us/cwis/mchc.htm
Description holds world's largest collection of George A Custer artifacts
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Famous People

 

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Port Huron
Edison Depot
Edison Parkway
Port Huron MI
Phone
Web Site http://phmuseum.org/
E-mail mailto:depot@phmuseum.org
Description story of Thomas Edison's childhood and subsequent career as noted inventor
Building Type Depot
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Famous People

Michigan
St Ignace
Father Marquette National Memorial and Museum
720 Church Street
St Ignace MI 49781
Phone 906 643-8620
Web Site www.sos.state.mi.us/history/museum/musemarq/
Description museum destroyed by fire in 2000, site remains open with picnic and trails
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Famous People

 
    MN
  Grand Rapids
  Judy Garland  Museum
 
PO Box 724
  Grand Rapids  MN      55744   
 
Phone  218 327-9276
  Web Site  http://www.judygarlandmuseum.com/index.html
  Toll Free  800 664-5839
  E-mail  mailto:jgarland@uslink.net
  Description  birthplace of actress and singer, memorabilia of her career
 
Type of Resource  Specialty Museum
 
Primary Focus  Famous People
 
Industry /Profession  Movies
  Collection N-Z  Photography
  New or Updated:  08/01/2003

Minnesota
Little Falls
Charles A Lindbergh House
1200 Lindbergh Drive S
Little Falls MN 56345
Phone 320 632-3154
Web Site
Description
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus: Famous People

  MN
 
Shakopee
 
Stans Museum
 
235 Fuller Street South
 
Shakopee  MN  55379    
 
Phone  952 445-0378
 
Web Site  http://www.scottcountyhistory.org/
 
Description  local history, exhibits on public figure Maurice Stans
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Primary Focus  Famous People
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Genealogy
 
Research /Reading  Archives
 
Owner/Operator:  Scott County Historical Society
 
New or Updated:  11/19/2003

 

  MN

  Walnut Grove

  Laura Ingalls Wilder Museum & Tourist Center

  330 8th Street

  Box 58

  Walnut Grove  MN  56180    

  Phone  507 859-2358

  Web Site http://www.walnutgrove.org/page3.html

  Toll Free 800 528-7280

  Description  town where Little House on the Prairie author grew up holds museum

                    in multiple buildings including depot, school chapel and house;

                    memorabilia from TV show based on the books

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Famous People

  Collection A-F   Dolls

  New or Updated:   8/1/2007

 
  Minnesota
Waverly
Hubert H Humphrey Museum
607 Maple Ave
Waverly MN 55390
Phone 763 658-4505
Web Site www.herald-journal.com/hhhmuseum
Description Dedicated to LBJ VP Humphrey
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Famous People
Field of Study Science Facility Politics
 
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