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  CA

  Alleghany

  Original Sixteen to One Mine

  356 Main Street

  PO Box 909

  Alleghany CA  95910    

  Phone  530 287-3223

  Web Site www.origsix.com/

  E-mail  mailto:corp@origsix.com

  Description  tours of oldest operating underground gold mine in US

  Type of Resource  Activity

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  Industry /Profession Mining

  New or Updated:  11/3/2006

 
California
Blairsden
Plumas-Eureka State Park
1030 E Lavaca
Blairsden CA
Phone 530 836-2380
Web Site http://parks.ca.gov/default.asp?page_id=507
Description 5500 acre park with hiking and skiing, focus on museum in former miner's bunkhouse, Mohawk Stamp mill, demonstrative blacksmith, mine office, and stable
Building Type Mill
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Industrial
Field of Study Science Facility Gold Rush

 

  California
Buena Park
International Printing Museum
8469 Kass Drive
Buena Park CA 90621
Phone 714 523-2070
Web Site www.printmuseum.org
Description
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus: Industrial

 

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  CA

  Carson

  International Printing Museum

  315 Torrance Boulevard

  Carson  CA   90745    

  Phone  310 515-7166

  Web Site www.printmuseum.org

  E-mail   mailto:printmuseum@earthlink.net

  Description  extensive collection of printing machinery

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  Collection G-M   Machinery

  New or Updated:   7/19/2007

 

  California
Julian
Eagle & High Peak Mines
2320 C Street Ext
PO Box 624
Julian CA 92036
Phone
760 765-0036
Web Site http://www.julianfun.com/Tourist/todo/All.htm
Alt Web http://powayusd.sdcoe.k12.ca.us/teachers/dservetter/JulianA.htm
Description hour long tours through gold mine, tools machinery, gold panning demonstration, rock and mineral display
Type of Resource Tourist Attraction
Primary Focus Industrial
Field of Study/Science Facility Gold Rush
Industry /Profession Mining
Collection G-M Machinery
Era 1870
New or Updated: 04/19/2003

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  California
La Mesa
Computer Museum of America
5005 Fairgrounds Rd
La Mesa CA 95338
Phone 209 742-7625
Web Site www.computer-museum.org/
Description
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus: Industrial
  California
Los Gatos
Forbes Mill Museum
75 Church Street
Los Gatos CA 95030
Phone
408 395-7375
Web Site
Description
Building Type
Mill
Type of Resource
Specialty Museum
Primary Focus:
Industrial
  California
Mariposa
California State Mining Museum
410 Palm Avenue
Mariposa County Fairgrounds
Mariposa CA 95338
Phone 209 742-7625
Web Site http://www.parks.ca.gov/default.asp?page_id=588
Description California mining & official state mineral collection, working model stamp mill
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Industrial
Field of Study/Science Facility Minerals
Industry /Profession Mining
Collection G-M Model
Owner/Operator: CA State Parks
New or Updated: 04/24/2003
 

  Mariposa

  Mariposa Museum and History Center

  5119 Jesse Street

  PO Box 606

  Mariposa  CA  95338    

  Phone 209 966-2924

  Web Site http://www.yosemitelinks.com/historycenter/

  E-mail   mailto:mmhc@sti.net

  Description  indoor recreated 1850's street, outdoor restored 5 stamp mill

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  Building Type  Mill

  Industry /Profession Mining

  Era  1850

  New or Updated:  7/11/2007

 
    CA
  Mountain View
  Computer Museum History Center
 
1401 N Shoreline Boulevard
  Mountain View  CA  94043   
  Phone  650 810-1010
  Web Site  www.computerhistory.org/
  E-mail  mailto:info@computerhistory.org
 
Description first phase of physical museum open June 2003, rest underway -- online exhibits
  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum
  Primary Focus  Industrial
  Collection N-Z  Photography
  Research /Reading  Archives
  New or Updated:  07/28/2003

California
Oakdale
Hershey Visitor's Center
120 S Sierra Avenue
Oakdale CA 95361
Phone 209 848-8126
Web Site http://www.hersheys.com/oakdale/
Description no longer offering factory tours, but gift shop still open
Type of Resource Activity
Primary Focus Industrial
Industry /Profession Food
New or Updated: 05/12/2003
 
  California
San Francisco
Weaving Art Museum and Research Institute
Address
San Francisco CA
Phone
Web Site
www.weavingartmuseum.org
Description
tapestry, rugs, kelim on exhibit
Type of Resource
Museum
Primary Focus:
Industrial
Industry Profession Textiles
 
  California
Santa Paula
California Oil Museum of Santa Paula
1001 East Main Street
PO Box 48
Santa Paula CA 93061
Phone
805 933-0076
Alt Phone 
805 933-1253
Fax
805 933-0096
Web Site
http://oilmuseum.net/
E-mail mailto:info@oilmuseum.net
Description history of oil in California with interactive displays, videos, working models, photos, gas station memorabilia -- oil seeps, miniature drilling rig
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Industrial
Industry Profession Energy
 
  California
Santa Rosa
SR Print Communications Print Museum
575 Ross Street
Santa Rosa CA 95401
Phone
707 525-0898
Fax
707 525-0923
Web Site http://www.srprint.com/print_museum.html
E-mail mailto:info@srprint.com
Description company-owned museum with linotype, letterpresses, other antique equipment
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus: Industrial
Industry Profession Printing
 
  California
Seal Beach
History of Tea Museum
Address
Seal Beach CA
Phone
Toll Free
800-729-2665
Web Site
www.blackstoneaudio.com
E-mail
Audio tapes
Description
Type of Resource
Specialty Museum
Primary Focus: Industrial
 
  California
Sierra City
Kentucky Mine Museum
1324 Clay Street
Sierra City CA
Phone 713 522-4542
Web Site www.printingmuseum.org/
Description
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus: Industrial
 
  California
Sutter Creek
Knight Foundry Museum
Address
*****
Sutter Creek CA
Phone
Web Site
http://kennedy.amadornet.net/travelers/cities/suttercreek/foundry/
Description
water powered foundry and machine shop
Type of Resource
Museum
Primary Focus:
Industrial
Era
1873
 
  California
Vista
Antique Gas & Steam Engine Museum
2040 N Santa Fe Ave
Vista CA 92083
Phone
760 941-1791
Web Site www.ziggyworks.com/~museum
Description agricultural machinery
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus: Industrial
Collection A-F Engines
Collection G-M Machinery
 
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