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    PA
 
Philadelphia
 
Strawberry Mansion Historic
 
E Fairmount Park
 
Philadelphia   PA   19132    
 
Phone   215 228-8364
 
Web Site  http://www.philamuseum.org/collections/parkhouse/strawberry.shtml
 
Description  one of the Fairmount Park historic houses
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Primary Focus  Historical Society
 
Era  1788
 
Owner/Operator:  Committee of 1926
 
New or Updated:    5/6/2004

  PA
 
Phoenixville
 
Valley Forge Historical Society
 
Address
 
PO Box 122
 
Phoenixville   PA 19460    
 
Phone   610 917-3651
 
Web Site  http://www.valleyforgemuseum.org/
 
Alt Web  http://www.nps.gov/vafo/partnerspage.htm
 
Description  partner association with NPS to create National Center for the American
 
Type of Resource   History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  Historical Society
 
New or Updated:    5/11/2004

  PA
 
Plymouth Meeting
 
Dickinson Farmstead
 
2130 Sierra Road
 
Plymouth Meeting  PA   19462 
 
Phone   610 828-8111
 
Web Site  http://www.plymtghistsoc.freehosting.net/
 
Alt Web  http://www.lynchmartinez.com/by_Clients/Dickinson_Farmstead.htm
 
Description
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Primary Focus  Historical Society
 
Owner/Operator:  Plymouth Meeting Historical Society
 
New or Updated:  5/17/2004

Pennsylvania
St Michael
South Fork Fishing & Hunting Club Historical Society
186 Main Street
PO Box 219
St Michael PA 15951
Phone 814 539-6752
Web Site *****
Description features club house & cottages of millionaire group that owned dam that caused Johnstown Flood
Type of Resource Historic District
Primary Focus: Historical Society
Era 1889

 
Pennsylvania
Wayne
Radnor Historical Society
113 West Beechtree Lane
Wayne PA 19087
Phone 610 688-2668
Web Site
Description
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus: Historical Society

  PA
 
Whitehall
 
Whitehall Historical Preservation Society
 
Mickley & Lenhart Road
 
Whitehall  PA     18052    
 
Phone   610 776-7166
 
Web Site  BROKEN http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/3955/WHPS.htm
 
Description
 
Type of Resource   History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  Historical Society
 
New or Updated:     4/20/2004

 

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Rhode Island
Chepachet
Glocester Heritage Society
Main
Chepachet RI 2814
Phone 401 568-1866
Web Site
Description
Type of Resource
History Related Organization
Primary Focus:
Historical Society

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    RI
 
Harrisville
 
Burriville Historical & Preservation Society
 
16 Laurel Hill Avenue
 
Box 93
 
Harrisville   RI  02859    
 
Phone   401 568-8534
 
Web Site  http://www.bhps.org/
 
Description  restoring former school
 
Type of Resource   History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  Historical Society
 
Building Type   Schoolhouse
 
Research /Reading  Archives
 
New or Updated:    2/23/2004
  Rhode Island
Little Compton
Little Compton Historical Society
548 West Main Road
Little Compton RI 02837
Phone 401 635-4035
Web Site
Description
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus: Historical Society

  RI

  Providence

  Rhode Island Historical Society at Aldrich House

  110 Benevolent Street

  Providence RI   02906    

  Phone  401 331-8575

  Web Site http://www.rihs.org/visitone.htm

  E-mail  mailto:bgreene@rihs.org

  Description  headquarters of statewide society, which  also operates 2 museums &

                    library at separate locations

  Type of Resource  History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  Historical Society

  New or Updated:   4/13/2007

 
Rhode Island
Rumford
East Providence Historical Soc
65 Hunts Mill Road
Rumford RI 02916
Phone 401 438-1750
Web Site
Description
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus: Historical Society
 

  RI

  Warwick

  John Waterman Arnold House

  25 Roger Williams Circle

  Warwick RI   02888     

  Phone   401 467-7647

  Web Site  ****

  Alt Web  http://www.quickpix.com/cgi-win/IICGI.exe/warwick

  Description 

  Type of Resource   Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Historical Society

  Collection   Photography

  Group Identity   Library

  Owner/Operator:  Warwick Historical Society

  New or Updated:  2/21/2006

 
    SC
 
Bishopville
 
Lee County Historical
 
208 North Dennis Avenue
 
Bishopville  SC  29010    
 
Phone   804 484-6146
 
Web Site  *****
 
Description  located in 1902 James House
 
Type of Resource   History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  Historical Society
 
Era  1902
 
New or Updated:     3/1/2004

  SC
 
Camden
 
Bonds Conway House
 
811 Fair Street
 
PO Box 501
 
Camden  SC 29020    
 
Phone   803 425-1123
 
Web Site  http://www.mindspring.com/~kchistory/
 
E-mail  mailto:kchistory@mindspring.com
 
Description  located in home of first local  black man to purchase his own freedom
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Primary Focus  Historical Society
 
Group Identity   African American
 
Era  1812
 
Owner/Operator:  Kershaw County Historical
 
New or Updated:   3/9/2004

 
    SC
 
Greenville
 
Greenville Historical Society
 
211 East Washington Street
 
PO Box 10472
 
Greenville  SC   29603    
 
Phone   864 233-4103
 
Web Site  http://www.greenvillehistory.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:info@greenvillehistory.org
 
Description  extensive photography collections
 
Type of Resource   History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  Historical Society
 
New or Updated:   4/13/2004

Tennessee
Goodlettsville
Ridgetop Historical Society
110 O'Bryan Street
Goodlettsville TN 37072
Phone 615 851-9468
Web Site *****
Description
Type of Resource
History Related Organization
Primary Focus:
Historical Society

 
  Tennessee
Memphis
Bartlett Historical Society
2969 Court Street
Memphis TN 38134
Phone 901 373-8433
Web Site
Description
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus: Historical Society
 
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