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Famous People New Mexico - New York

 
  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  

 
  New Mexico

  O'Keefe Home & Studio

  PO Box 40

  Abiquiu   NM   87510    

  Phone  505 685-4539

  Web Site http://www.cr.nps.gov/nr/feature/wom/1999/o'keeffe.htm

  Alt Web http://www.usnews.com/usnews/culture/articles/050625/25ghostweb.htm

  Description  home and studio of artist O'Keefe

  Type of Resource  House Museum

  Primary Focus  Famous People

  New or Updated:  4/11/2007

  NM
 
Taos
 
Kit Carson Home & Museum
 
113 Kit Carson Road
 
PO Drawer CCC
 
Taos NM  87571    
 
Phone   505 758-5949
 
Web Site  http://taoshistoricmuseums.com/kit_carson.html
 
E-mail  mailto:thm@newmex.com
 
Description  40 year home of famous trapper, guide, scout & military officer
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Primary Focus  Famous People
 
Building Type   Adobe
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Old West
 
Era  1843
 
New or Updated:   1/5/2004

 

    NV
 
Las Vegas
 
Elvis-O-Rama
 
3401 Industrial Road
 
Las Vegas  NV
 
Phone  702 309-7200
 
Web Site  *****
 
Description  for true believers, his first limo, an impersonator -- we found references                         on an "unmet expectations" page and "cheezy things to do" page
 
Type of Resource  Specialty Museum
 
Primary Focus  Famous People
 
New or Updated:  11/05/2003
 

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Nevada
Las Vegas
Liberace Museum
1775 East Tropicana Ave
Las Vegas NV 89119
Phone 702 798-5595
Web Site www.liberace.org/museum.html
Description artifacts of piano playing showman
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus: Famous People
Industry Profession Music
Collection A-F Clothing
Collection G-M Jewelry
 
 

  NY

  Auburn

  William H Seward House

  33 South Street

  Auburn  NY   13201    

  Phone   315 252-1283

  Web Site  www.sewardhouse.org/

  E-mail  mailto:pwisbey@sewardhouse.org

  Description  House of Lincoln's Secretary of State during the Civil War, purchaser of Alaska from the Russians
 
Type of Resource   House Museum

  Primary Focus  Famous People

  Nature of Group or Site  Government

  Industry /Profession Politics

  Collection N-Z  Paintings

  New or Updated:        10/25/2005

  NY
 
Catskill
 
Thomas Cole Cedar Grove
 
218 Spring Street
 
Catskill  NY  12414
 
Phone   518 943-7465
 
Web Site  http://www.thomascole.org/history.html
 
E-mail  mailto:info@thomascole.org
 
Description  home of painter who established Hudson River School of Art style landscape                     painting
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Primary Focus  Famous People
 
Owner/Operator:  Greene County Historical Society
 
New or Updated:    1/27/2004

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  New York
Flushing
Louis Armstrong House and Archives
3456 107th Street
Flushing NY 11368
Phone 718 478-8274
Web Site www.satchmo.net/
Description
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus: Famous People
Industry Profession Music
  New York
Hudson
Olana SHS
5720 Route 9G
Hudson NY 12534
Phone 518 828-0135
Web Site www.hvnet.com/houses/olana/index.htm
Description home of painter Frederic Edwin Church, designed, built, and furnished by him, many of his paintings are still there
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus: Famous People
Collection N-Z Paintings

  NY

  Hyde Park

  Eleanor Roosevelt NHS

  4097 Albany Post Road

  Hyde Park                     NY           12538    

  Phone   845 229-9115

  Web Site  http://www.nps.gov/elro/

  Description  CLOSED 11/05-5/06 Val-Kill was the cottage where Eleanor took her weekend and  holiday vacations, and where she lived after FDR's death

  Type of Resource   House Museum

  Primary Focus  Famous People

  New or Updated:           12/12/2005

 
New York
Little Falls
Herkimer Home SHS
200 State Route 169
Little Falls NY 13365
Phone 315 823-0398
Web Site http://www.littlefallsny.com/HerkimerHome/Page1.htm
Description home of Revolutionary figure Nicholas Herkimer, who led American militia when they were ambushed at the Battle of Oriskany
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus: Famous People
Era Revolutionary War
 

  NY

  Ogdensburg

  Frederic Remington Art Museum

  303 Washington Street

  Ogdensburg  NY  13669    

  Phone  315 393-2425

  Web Site  www.fredericremington.org

  E-mail  mailto:info@fredericremington.org

  Alt Web  www.northnet.org/broncho

  Description  famous Western artist memorialized with works, studio replica

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Famous People

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Old West

  Collection   Sculpture

  New or Updated:  2/28/2006

 
  NY
 
Pawling
 
John Kane House
 
126 East Main Street
 
Pawling  NY 12564    
 
Phone   845 855-9316
 
Web Site  *****
 
Alt Web  http://www.hudsonrivervalley.net/tour/John.php
 
Description  once Washington's HQ, houses Lowell Thomas memorabilia
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Primary Focus  Famous People
 
Era  1778
 
New or Updated:    3/28/2004
 
  New York
Raquette Lake
Sagamore
Sagamore Road
PO Box 146
Raquette Lake NY 13436
Phone 315 354-5311
Fax 315 354-5851
Web Site www.sagamore.org/
E-mail mailto:Sagamore@telenet.net
Description Adirondack summer "camp" of the Vanderbilts, now open for public tours
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus: Famous People
Era 1897
 
  New York
Rochester
Susan B Anthony House
17 Madison Street
Rochester NY 14608
Phone
716-235-6124
Web Site www.susanbanthonyhouse.org/
Description
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus: Famous People
 
 

  NY

  Staten Island

  Garibaldi Meucci Museum

  420 Tompkins Ave

  Staten Island  NY  10305    

  Phone   718 442-1608

  Web Site  http://www.nysosia.org/museum.html

  E-mail  mailto:gmmuseum@aol.com

  Description  home of inventor Meucci, who sheltered Italian revolutionary Garibaldi from 1850-54

  Type of Resource   House Museum

  Primary Focus  Famous People

  Group Identity   Italian

  Owner/Operator:  Order Sons of Italy in America

  New or Updated:   12/5/2005
 

  NY

  Tarrytown

  Sunnyside

  89 West Sunnyside Lane #9

  Tarrytown  NY  10591    

  Phone  914 591-8763

  Web Site  http://www.hudsonvalley.org/sunnyside/index.htm

  Description  home of Washington Irving, creator of Rip Van Winkle and the

                    Headless Horseman

  Type of Resource  House Museum

  Primary Focus  Famous People

  Era  1835

  New or Updated:  5/18/2006

 
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