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Pennsylvania
History of the Lebanon Valley of Pennsylvania
Address
Phone

Web Site www.lebanononline.org/
Description
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus: History Resource

Pennsylvania
Bird-In-Hand
Carriage Museum of America
PO Box 417
Bird-In-Hand PA 17505
Phone
717 656-7019
Fax 717 656-6251
Web Site http://www.carriagemuseumlibrary.org/about.htm
E-mail mailto:carriaglib@desupernet.com
Description 1200 books on stables, carriage house, and more -- prints, photos, blueprints of carriages, historic items -- BY APPOINTMENT, NO VEHICLES ON DISPLAY
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus: History Resource
Collection A-F Carriages
Research or Reading Library

 

  Pennsylvania
Harrisburg
PA Federation of Museums & Historical Organization
Commonwealth Keystone Building, Plaza Level
400 North Street
Harrisburg PA 17120
Phone
717 787-3253
Fax
717 772-4698
Web Site http://www.pamuseums.org/
Description professional organization with Heritage Tourism promotions, three directories, all alphabetical by institution name
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus: History Resource
Nature of Group or Site Association

 

  Harrisburg

  Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission

  300 North Street

  Harrisburg  PA   17120    

  Phone  717 787-3362

  Web Site http://www.phmc.state.pa.us/

  Toll Free 866 PA-TRAIL

  E-mail  mailto:RA-PHMC-Webmaster@state.pa.us

  Description  state agency for all things historic -- operates 26 sites and museums,

                    SHPO, CLG, Archaeology, Archives

  Type of Resource  History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  History Resource

  Nature of Group or Site  Government

  Research   Archives

  New or Updated:  3/5/2007

State Archives of Pennsylvania
350 North Street
Harrisburg PA  17120
Phone 717 783-3281
Web Site http://www.phmc.state.pa.us/bah/dam/overview.htm?secid=31
Description located with state museum building near capitol, has moved some of collection online
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus: History Resource
Nature of Group or Site Government
Research or Reading Archives

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  Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Balch Institute for Ethnic Studies
18 South 7th Street
Philadelphia PA 19106
Phone
215 925-8090
Web Site www.libertnet.org/~balch/
Description research center for immigration & ethnicity
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus: History Resource
Research or Reading Library

Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts
264 South 23rd Street
Philadelphia PA 19103
Phone 215 545-0613
Web Site www.ccaha.org/
Description
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus: History Resource

  PA

  Philadelphia

  Franklin Institute American History & Government

  222 North 20th St

  Philadelphia  PA  19103    

  Phone  215 448-1200

  Web Site http://sln.fi.edu/tfi/hotlists/government.html

  Description  Part of museum site with links to individual topics and additional

  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:  6/21/2007

  PA
 
Philadelphia
 
Historical Society of Pennsylvania
 
1300 Locust Street
 
Philadelphia  PA    19107    
 
Phone   215 732-6200
 
Web Site  http://www.hsp.org/
 
Description  extensive online catalogues, indexes, and exhibits, with large ethnic &                     manuscript collections
 
Type of Resource   History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  History Resource
 
Collection N-Z  Manuscripts
 
Research /Reading  Library
 
New or Updated:    5/1/2004

Chemical Heritage Foundation
315 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia PA  19106
Phone 215 925-2222
Toll Free 212 9251954
Web Site www.chemheritage.org/HistoricalServices/oralhist_general.htm
E-mail mailto:webmaster@chemheritage.org
Description 225 Oral histories of chemical science professionals as part of site for history and heritage of chemical science
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus: History Resource
Field of Study Science Facility Oral History
Research or Reading Library

Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Victorian Society in America
205 South Camac Street
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone 215 545-8340
Web Site http://www.victoriansociety.org/
E-mail mailto:info@victoriansociety.org
Description information, publications, excursions, preservation, awards, nationwide chapters, list of resources
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus History Resource
Kind of Activity Link List
Nature of Group or Site Association
New or Updated: 06/30/2003


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Pennsylvania
Washington Crossing
David Library of the American Revolution
1201 River Road Box 748
Washington Crossing PA 18977
Phone  215 493-6776
Web Site http://dlar.libertynet.org/
Description private library of 40,000 printed materials & 10,000 reels of microfilm of materials on the American Revolution
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus: History Resource
Era 1750-1800

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