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History Resource Maryland - Maine

 
  History Resource Pages: Int'l-CA, CA, CA-CO, CT-DC, DC-FL, FL-ID, IL-INKS-KYLA-MA, MD-MEMI-MN, MO-NV, NY, OH-OR, PAQB-TX, UT-WA, WV-WY, ZZ 1, ZZ 2, ZZ 3, ZZ 4  
  Maryland
Andrews AFB
Air Force Historical Foundation
1535 Command Drive #A122
Andrews AFB MD 20762
Phone 301 736-1959
Fax 301 981-3574
Web Site http://www.afhistoricalfoundation.com/
Description publishes Air Power History magazine and holds symposia
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus: History Resource
Industry Profession Air Force

 
Maryland
Annapolis
Maryland Association of History Museums
PO Box 1806
Annapolis MD 21404
Phone 301 809-9877
Fax 301 809-9878
Web Site http://www.mahm.org/general.htm
E-mail mailto:info@mahm.org
Description excellent state museum site -- good news section on what's happening in the museum field, directory of contact info for museums large and small
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus: History Resource
Nature of Group or Site Association

 

 

  MD

  Annapolis

  Maryland State Archives

  350 Rowe Boulevard

  Annapolis  MD   21401    

  Phone  410 260 6400

  Web Site http://www.msa.md.gov/

  E-mail   mailto:archives@mdsa.net

  Alt Web  http://www.mdarchives.state.md.us/

  Description  physical location in Annapolis, extensive online resources

  Type of Resource  History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  History Resource

  Nature of Group or Site  Government

  Research   Archives

  New or Updated:  7/16/2007

 
  Maryland
Baltimore
Sailor Maryland Public Information Network
400 Cathedral Street
Baltimore MD 21201
Phone 410 396-3722
Web Site http://www.sailor.lib.md.us/index.html
E-mail mailto:askus@sailor.lib.md.us
Description project of Maryland Public Libraries for information about Maryland - for residents, but good pre-selected link lists
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus History Resource
Kind of Activity Link List
Nature of Group or Site Web Site
New or Updated: 03/22/2003
 

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Baltimore
 
Steamship Historical Society Collection
 
1420 Maryland Avenue
 
U Baltimore Langsdale Library
 
Baltimore  MD  21201  
  Phone
 
Web Site  http://archives.ubalt.edu/steamship/photo.htm
 
Description  over 300,000 photos of ships maintained at university library
 
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  History Resource
 
Collection N-Z  Photography
 
Research /Reading  Library
 
New or Updated:  10/21/2003
 
    MD
 
Bethesda
 
National Library of Medicine
 
8600 Rockville Pike #2E 17
 
Bethesda  MD  20894    
 
Phone  301-496-6308
 
Web Site  http://www.nlm.nih.gov/
 
Description  maintains multiple medical databases, including MEDLINE, visitor center &                         tours of facilities offered
 
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  History Resource
 
Industry /Profession  Medical
 
Research /Reading  Library
 
New or Updated:  10/06/2003

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    Maryland

  College Park

  Office of Presidential Libraries

  National Archives and Records Administration

  8601 Adelphi Road

  College Park   MD  20740    

  Phone  301 837-3250

  Web Site www.nara.gov

  Description  federal agency which operates all presidential libraries since Hoover,

                    limited tours of headquarters building available

  Type of Resource   History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  History Resource

  Nature of Group or Site  Government

  Research   Archives

  New or Updated:  6/5/2007

  Maryland
Earleville
Costume Society of America
55 Edgewater Drive
PO Box 73
Earleville MD 21919
Phone
Toll Free 800 CSA-9447
Fax 410 275-8936
Web Site http://www.costumesocietyamerica.com/welcome/index.html
 
E-mail mailto:national.office@costumesocietyamerica.com
Description good list of clothing exhibits in museums and elsewhere across the country
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus: History Resource
Kind of Activity Link List
Nature of Group or Site Web Site
Industry Profession Textiles
Collection A-F Costumes
    Maryland

  Silver Spring

  George Meany Memorial Archives

   10000 New Hampshire Avenue

  Silver Spring  MD   20903    

  Phone  301 431-5441

  Web Site http://www.georgemeany.org/archives/home.html

  Description  focus on labor history -- permanent exhibit on life of labor leader

                    Meany, rotating exhibits of labor interest, AFL-CIO archives and labor

  Type of Resource  History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  History Resource

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Labor

  Research  Archives

  Owner/Operator:  National Labor College

  New or Updated:  5/15/2007

 

  Silver Spring

  History of NOAA

  NOAA Central Library

  1315 East West Highway SSMC#3, 2nd Floor

  Silver Spring   MD  20910    

  Phone  301 713-2600

  Web Site http://www.history.noaa.gov/contacts.html

  E-mail    mailto: stheberge@nodc.noaa.gov

  Description  history of NOAA including US Coast Survey, US Weather Bureau, US

                    Commission of Fish and Fisheries

  Type of Resource   History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  History Resource

  Nature of Group or Site  Web Site

  Nature of Group or Site  Government

  Research   Library

  New or Updated:  4/30/2007

 

 
   

  ME

  Auburn

  Androscoggin Historical Society

  County Building

  2 Turner Street

  Auburn  ME   04210    

  Phone 207 784-0586

  Web Site http://www.rootsweb.com/~meandrhs/

  E-mail mailto:androhs@verizon.net (Androscoggin Historical Society)

  Description

  Type of Resource  History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  History Resource

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Genealogy

  Research  Library

  New or Updated:  5/4/2007


 ME

  Cumberland Center

  North Yarmouth Historical Society

  Old North Yarmouth Townhouse, 1853 Rt 9

  MAIL PO Box 391

  Cumberland Center ME  04021    

  Phone   207 829-3628

  Alt Web  http://www.genealogyforum.com/gfaol/resource/ME/HS1.htm

  Description

  Type of Resource   History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  History Resource

  New or Updated:         8/25/2005
 

  ME

  Gorham

  Center for the Study of Lives

  400 Bailey Hall

  U of Southern Maine

  Gorham   ME    04038    

  Phone   207 780-5078

  Web Site  http://www.usm.maine.edu/cehd/csl/contact.htm

  E-mail  mailto:atkinson@usm.maine.edu.

  Description  collects life stories

  Type of Resource   History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  History Resource

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Oral History

  Owner/Operator:  U Southern Maine

  New or Updated:   10/14/2005
 

  ME

  Portland

  Maine Medical Center Hospital Archives

  22 Bramhall St

  Portland  ME   04102    

  Phone   207 662-2202

  Web Site  http://www.mmc.org/mmc_research/archives.htm

  Description  FOR  RESEARCH ONLY - BY APPT hospital records & artifacts

  Type of Resource   History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  History Resource

  Industry /Profession Medical

  Research /Reading  Archives

  New or Updated:       11/12/2005
 

  ME

  Presque Isle

  U of Maine Library Special Collections

  181 Main Street

  Presque Isle  ME     04769    

  Phone   207 768-9591

  Web Site  http://www.umpi.maine.edu/info/lib/specol.htm

  E-mail  mailto:young@umpi.maine.edu

  Description  Aroostook County and Maine collections

  Type of Resource   History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  History Resource

  New or Updated:           11/30/2005

Maine
Orono
Northeast Archives of Folklore and Oral History
Maine Folklife Center - U Maine
5773 South Stevens Hall
Orono ME 04469
Phone 207 581-1891
Web Site http://www.umaine.edu/folklife/
E-mail folklife@maine.edu
Description 8000 photos and 2500 tape recorded interviews of Maine, New England & Canadian Maritimes
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus: History Resource
Field of Study Science Facility Oral History
Collection N-Z Photography
Research or Reading Archives

 
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