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  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  
 

  FR

  Paris

  International Council of Museums

  1, rue Miollis

  Paris        FR           75732    

  Web Site  http://icom.museum/headquarters.html

  E-mail  mailto:secretariat@icom.museum

  Description  21000 members in 140 countries

  Type of Resource   History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  History Resource

  New or Updated:           11/29/2005


Quebec,  Canada
Hull
Canadian Heritage Information Network
15 Eddy Street 15-4-A
Hull Canada
Phone 819 994-1200
Toll Free 800 520-2446
Fax 819 994-9555
Web Site
E-mail service@chin.gc.ca
Description association of Canadian museums and professional, good list of member-museums and reference materials
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus: History Resource
Nature of Group or Site Association

  RI

  Providence

  Hudson, Fuller, St Pierre & Chase Archaeological Collection 

  Rhode Island College

  600 Mount Pleasant Ave

  Providence  RI

  Phone   401 274-9774

  Web Site  *****

  Description  artifact collections at college, by appointment only

  Type of Resource   History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  History Resource

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Archaeology

  Collection N-Z  Toys

  New or Updated:    1/3/2006


  RI
 
Providence
 
Rhode Island State Archives
 
337 Westminster Street
 
Providence   RI    02903    
 
Phone   401 222-2353
 
Web Site http://www.state.ri.us/archives
 
E-mail  mailto:reference@archives.state.ri.us
 
Description
 
Type of Resource   History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  History Resource
 
Research /Reading  Archives
 
New or Updated:  3/30/2004

Rhode Island
Rumford
John Hunt House
65 Hunts Mill Road
Rumford RI 02916
Phone
401 438-1750
Web Site
http://ephist.org/about.htm
Description
house restored to 18th century appearance serves as museum, society headquarters, and terminus of heritage corridor
Type of Resource
House Museum
Primary Focus
Historical Society
Era
1750-1790
Owner/Operator:
East Providence Historical Society
New or Updated:
05/14/2003

Rhode Island
South Kingstown HS
Address
South Kingston RI
Phone
Web Site www.stg.brown.edu/projects
Description
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus: History Resource
Field of Study Science Facility Oral History

 

 
    SC
  Charleston
  Avery Research Center for African American History
 
College of Charleston
  66 George Street
  Charleston SC 29424    
  Phone  843 953-7609
  Web Site  http://www.cofc.edu/avery/museum.htm
 
Description  research center holds several galleries including recreated 19th century                         classroom, two rotating exhibit galleries, exhibits, and auditorium
  
Type of Resource         Museum
 
Primary Focus  History Resource
  Group Identity  African American
  Research /Reading  Library
  New or Updated:  07/17/2003 

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  Columbia

  South Carolina Dept Archives & History

  8301 Parklane Road

  Columbia  SC   29223    

  Phone  803 896-6100

  Web Site http://www.state.sc.us/scdah/

  Description  SHPO, preservation planning & assistance, state archives, research,

                    education, conservation

  Type of Resource  History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  History Resource

  Nature of Group or Site  Government

  Research   Archives

  New or Updated:  7/3/2007

South Carolina
Spartanburg
Piedmont Historical Society
PO Box 8096
Spartanburg SC 29305
Phone
Web Site www.angelfire.com/sc/piedmonths/info.html
Description genealogy oriented group
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus: History Resource
Nature of Group or Site Association
  South Dakota
U of South Dakota
Address
Phone
Web Site
www.usd.edu/isia
Description
Type of Resource
History Related Organization
Primary Focus:
History Resource
Field of Study Science Facility
Oral History
 

  SD

  Dell Rapids

  Dell Rapids Society for Historic Preservation

  407 E 4th St

  PO Box 143

  Dell Rapids  SD      57022    

  Phone   605 428-4821

  Web Site  http://www.sdhistory.org/soc/Hist_Orgs/dellrapids.htm

  E-mail  http://www.dellrapids.org/associate.shtml

  Alt Web  http://www.sdmuseums.org/sub_s/museum_page.php?museumid=25

  Description  document oriented historical society

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  History Resource

  Research /Reading  Library

  New or Updated:           10/12/2005

 

  SD
 
Pierre
 
South Dakota State Archives
 
900 Governors Drive
 
Pierre  SD   57501    
 
Phone   605 773-3804
   http://www.sdhistory.org/arc/archives.htm

 
E-mail  mailto:archref@state.sd.us
 
Description
 
Type of Resource   History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  History Resource
 
Nature of Group or Site  Government
 
Research /Reading  Archives
 
Owner/Operator:  South Dakota State Historical Society
 
New or Updated:   4/8/2004

  SD

  Pierre

  South Dakota State Historical Society

  900 Governors Drive

  Pierre  SD   57201    

  Phone   605 773-3458

  Web   http://www.sdhistory.org/

  Description  official state historic & preservation organization, operates Cultural

                    Heritage Center museum & state archives

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  History Resource

  Group Identity   Native American

  Research   Archives

  New or Updated   2/13/2006

 
  Tennessee
Morristown
Historic Morristown Foundation
709 West 2nd North Street
Morristown TN 37814
Phone
Web Site www.tretyusa.com/HMF
Description since 1979
Type of Resource Historic District
Primary Focus: History Resource
 
  TN
 
Nashville
 
Tennessee Historical Society
 
300 Capitol Boulevard
 
Nashville  TN   37243    
 
Phone   615 741-8934
 
Web Site  http://www.tennesseehistory.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:tnhissoc@tennesseehistory.org
 
Alt Web  http://tennesseeencyclopedia.net/
 
Description  publications, programs & lecture series, online encyclopedia, collections (at                     state Archives & Museum)
 
Type of Resource   History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  History Resource
 
New or Updated:    5/4/2004

  TN
 
Nashville
 
Tennessee State Library and Archives
 
403 7th Avenue North
 
Nashville    TN    37243    
 
Phone   615 741-2764
 
Web Site  http://www.state.tn.us/sos/statelib/tslahome.htm
 
Description
 
Type of Resource   History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  History Resource
 
Research /Reading  Library
 
New or Updated:    5/10/2004

  TN

  Norris

  Cultural Resources Program, Tennessee Valley Authority

  Address

  Norris  TN

  Phone 865 632-1582

  Web Site http://www.tva.gov/heritage/hert_history.htm

  E-mail mailto:pbezzell@tva.gov

  Description history of the Tennessee Valley Authority, which brought electricity to the mountains

  Type of Resource  History Related Organization

  Primary Focus History Resource

  Owner/Operator: Tennessee Valley Authority

  New or Updated:  8/6/2006

 
  Texas
El Paso
Institute of Oral History, UTEP
Liberal Arts Building
Rooms 334
El Paso TX 79968
Phone 915 747-7052
Web Site http://dmc.utep.edu/oralh/OralHistoryAOL.html
E-mail mailto:mmtlc@mail.utep.edu.
Description over 900 interviews with focus on history of US-Mexico border
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus History Resource
Field of Study/Science Facility Oral History
Last changed: 03/08/2003
 
 

  TX

  Austin

  Center for American History - U Texas

  2313 Red River Street #2-101

  SRH 2.101

  Austin   TX          78712    

  Phone   512 495-4515

  Web Site  www.lib.utexas.edu/Libs/CAH

  Description  research & Collections Division in Austin, also runs Rayburn,  Winedale  and Garner  museums in other locations

  Type of Resource   History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  History Resource

  Research /Reading  Library

  New or Updated:             8/19/2005

 
  Texas
Austin
Perry-Castañeda Library Map Collection, U of Texas
21st Street
Austin TX 78712
Phone
512 495-4350
Web Site
www.lib.utexas.edu/Libs/PCL/Map_collection/
Description everyone points to this as the best online map collection
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus: History Resource
Research or Reading Maps

Texas
Austin
Texas State Library & Archives Commission
Lorenzo De Zavala State Archives & Library Building
Capitol Complex, 1201 Brazos Street
Austin TX
Phone
512 463-5480
Web Site
http://www.tsl.state.tx.us/agency/visit.html - lorenzo
E-mail http://www.tsl.state.tx.us/arc/archmail.html
Description archives located in complex with state library and reference center
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus: History Resource
Research or Reading Archives

  TX
 
Austin
 
Texas State Historical Association
 
Address  1 University Station D0901
 
Richardson Hall Building #306
 
Austin  TX           78712    
 
Phone   512 471-1525
 
Web Site  http://www.tsha.utexas.edu/
 
Description  runs Handbook of Texas Online, digital guide to every town in Texas
 
Type of Resource   History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  History Resource
 
Nature of Group or Site  Web Site
 
New or Updated:     5/12/2004

 
   
  Texas
Houston
Rice Historical Society
MS-520 Rice University
PO Box 1892
Houston TX 77251
Phone
713 527-4057
Toll Free
800 225-5258
Web Site http://www.ruf.rice.edu/~rhs/
E-mail mailto:rhs@ruf.rice.edu
Description group explores the history of the university
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus: History Resource
 
  Texas
Midland
Haley Memorial Library & History Center
1805 West Indiana Avenue
Midland TX 79701
Phone 915 682-5785
Fax 915 685-3512
Web Site http://www.haleylibrary.com/
E-mail mailto:pat@haleylibrary.com
Description primarily a library for cowboy and range cattle history, facility holds exhibits including original bell from the Alamo, photos, painting and sculpture
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: History Resource
Field of Study Science Facility Old West
Industry Profession Cattle
Collection N-Z Photography
Research or Reading Library
 
  Texas
Victoria
Texas Settlement Regional
PO Box 1132
Victoria TX 77902
Phone
361 485-1570
Web Site
http://www.tsir.org/contact/
E-mail mailto:tsrinfo@viptx.net
Description excellent guide to local museums and other historic information in 17 county area of Texas
Type of Resource Tourism Information
Primary Focus: History Resource
Kind of Activity Link List
Nature of Group or Site Association
 
  Texas
Waco
Baylor U Institute for Oral History
Suite 306 Carroll Library
PO Box 97271
Waco TX 76798
Phone 254 710-3437
Web Site http://www3.baylor.edu/Oral_History/
Description collection of oral histories begun in 1970, tapes and transcripts located in special collections library
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus: History Resource
Field of Study Science Facility Oral History
Research or Reading Library
 
  Texas
Waco
Texas Oral History Association
PO Box 97271
Waco TX 76798
Phone
Web Site http://www3.baylor.edu/TOHA/
E-mail mailto:Lois_Myers@baylor.edu
Description network for oral historians
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus: History Resource
Nature of Group or Site Association
Field of Study Science Facility Oral History
Research or Reading Journal
 
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