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  Minnesota

  Austin

  SPAM Museum

  1101 North Main Street

  Austin  MN     55912    

  Phone  507 437-5100

  Web Site http://media.hormel.com/templates/knowledge/knowledge.asp?id=9&cat

               itemid=16

  Toll Free 800 588-7726

  Alt Web  http://www.austincvb.com/

  Description  the story of the canned lunch meat that rose to prominence in WWII

  Type of Resource Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  Industry /Profession Food

  New or Updated:  7/7/2007


Chisholm
Minnesota Museum of Mining
900 West Lake Street
Chisholm MN
Phone 218 254-5543
Alt Phone 218 254-7158
Web Site http://www.chisholmmnchamber.com/mn_museum_of_mining.htm
Alt Web http://www.fnbchisholm.com/mining/Default.htm
Description located in 1933 stone castle built by WPA, features mining machinery including steam shovel, model railroad diorama
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus Industrial
Industry /Profession Mining
New or Updated: 05/03/2003

  Minnesota
Mabel
Steam Engine Museum
Mabel Business Association
PO Box 56
Mabel MN 55954
Phone 507 493-5350
Web Site http://www.bluffcountry.com/mabel.htm
Alt Web http://www.exploreminnesota.com/index.asp?section=DISPLAY&intcat=8&oldid=681
Description year 'round steam engine displays, festival in September
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus: Industrial
Collection A-F Engines

 

 
Minnesota
Sedan
Terrace Mill Foundation
27165 Old Mill Pond Road
Sedan MN 56334
Phone 320 278-3728
Web Site
Description
Building Type Mill
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus: Industrial

 

  Minnesota
St Paul
Minnesota Newspaper Museum
Minnesota State Fair
Heritage Square
St Paul MN
Phone
Web Site http://www.mnnewspapernet.org/MNF Museum/mnfmus.htm
Description only open during the State fair, 1930s era shop prints souvenirs and a newspaper for fair goers
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Industrial
Industry Profession Printing
Owner/Operator: Minnesota Newspaper Foundation

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  MN
 
Terrace
 
Terrace Mill Foundation
 
27165 Old Mill Pond Road
 
Terrace  MN  56334    
 
Phone  320 278-3728
 
Web Site  *****
 
Alt Web  http://www.vikingland.com/thingstodo/attractions/scenicspots/index.cfm
 
Description  preserved mill with active events calendar
 
Type of Resource  Historic Place
 
Primary Focus  Industrial
 
Building Type  Mill
 
New or Updated:  11/16/2003

Minnesota
Two Harbors
3M/Dwan Museum (Sandpaper Museum)
2nd Avenue & Waterfront Dr
PO Box 128
Two Harbors MN 55616
Phone 218 834-4898
Web Site www.lakecountyhistoricalsociety.org
Description 3M Corporation birthplace (Scotch tape, post-it notes), also deport & tugboat Edna G
Building Type Ship
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus: Industrial
Owner/Operator: Lake County Historical Society

  Missouri
Boonville
Missouri River Valley Steam Engine Association
16942 Rankin Mill Lane
Boonville MO 65233
Phone 660 882-8463
Alt Phone  573 796-4742
Web Site http://www.mrvsea.com/
E-mail mailto:drnave@mid-mo.net
Description group sponsors annual Threshers & antique show, other activities
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus: Industrial
Nature of Group or Site Association
Collection A-F Engines
 
  Missouri
Kansas City
Public Works Historical Society
106 West 11th St, Suite 1800
Kansas City 64105
Phone
816 472-6100
Web Site
http://www.apwa.net/About/SIG/PWHS/
Alt Web http://www.theaha.org/affiliates/public_wks_hisl_soc.htm
Description charted by American Public Works Association -- oral history, publications, symposiums, awards
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus: Industrial
Nature of Group or Site Association
Field of Study Science Facility Oral History

 

    MO
 
Park Hills
 
Missouri Mines State Historic Site
 
Hwy 32
 
PO Box 492
 
Park Hills                         MO        63601    
 
Phone   573 431-6226
 
Web Site  http://www.mostateparks.com/momines.htm
 
Toll Free  800 334-6946
 
E-mail  mailto:moparks@mail.dnr.state.mo.us?subject=Missouri_Mines
 
Description  former lead mine complex of 25 buildings, museum in powerhouse
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Industrial
 
Building Type   Mill
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Geology
 
Industry /Profession Mining
 
Collection G-M  Machinery
 
New or Updated:      12/13/2003
 
 

  MO

  St Louis

  Anheuser-Busch Brewery Tour

  12th & Lynch Street

  I-55 Arsenal St exit 206C

  St Louis  MO   63118    

  Phone   314 577-2626

  Web Site  http://www.budweisertours.com/docs/stltour.htm

  Description  tour each step of brewing process and see the Clydesdale stables

  Type of Resource   Activity

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  Industry /Profession Beverage

  New or Updated:   9/7/2004

 
    MS
 
De Kalb
 
Sciple's Water Mill
 
Sciples Mill Road
 
PO Box 518
 
De Kalb  MS  39328  
 
Phone  601 743-2295
 
Web Site  http://www.sciplesmill.cjb.net/
 
E-mail  mailto:kceda@cybertron.com
 
Alt Web  http://www.americanprofile.com/issues/20000507/20000507se_425.asp
 
Description  Working water powered grist mill since 1790
 
Type of Resource  Historic Place
 
Primary Focus  Industrial
 
Building Type  Mill
 
Era      1790
 
New or Updated:  11/01/2003
 
 

  MT

  Butte

  Berkeley Pit

  Continental Drive

  Butte  MT   59701    

  Phone   406 723-3177

  Web   http://www.buttecvb.com/activities/inbutte_activities.htm

  Description  enormous former pit mine, 1700 feet deep and a mile across, now filled

                    with extremely acidic water

  Type of Resource   Activity

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  Industry /Profession Mining

  New or  Updated                      1/29/2006
 

  MT

  Great Falls

  Mehmke's Steam Engine Museum

  8244 US Highway 89

  Great Falls  MT   59405    

  Phone  406 452-6571

  Web Site  *****

  Alt Web  http://russell.visitmt.com/listings/337.htm

  Description  operational steam  and gasoline engines and farm related items

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus Industrial

  Industry /Profession Farming

  Collection G-M  Machinery

  New or Updated:   5/12/2006

 
    NC
 
Catawba
 
Murray's Mill Historic District
 
1489 Murray's Mill Road
 
Catawba  NC  28609    
 
Phone  828 465-0383
 
Web Site  http://www.catawbahistory.org/mill.htm
 
Description  includes mill, general store, folk art gallery
 
Type of Resource  Historic District
 
Primary Focus  Industrial
 
Building Type  Mill
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Folklife
 
Collection G-M  Folk Art
 
New or Updated:  10/31/2003
 
 

  NC

  Cooleemee

  Textile Heritage Center - Zachary House

  Church Street

  PO Box 667

  Cooleemee NC  27014    

  Phone 336 284-6040

  Web Site http://www.textileheritage.org/Cooleemee/cooleemee.htm

  E-mail  mailto:initiative@textileheritage.org

  Description  local group intent on preserving textile district, has begun with Visitor

                    Center in Zachary House

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  Building Type  Mill
   Industry:  Textiles

  Research  Archives

  Owner/Operator:  Cooleemee Historical Association

  New or Updated:  10/18/2006

 
North Carolina
Stanfield
Reed Gold Mine
Address
Stanfield NC
Phone
Web Site
www.ah.dcr.state.nc.us/sections/hs/reed/reed.htm
Description
Building Type
Mine
Type of Resource
Historic Place
Primary Focus:
Industrial
Industry Profession Mining
 

  NE

  Waverly

  Camp Creek Threshers

  PO Box 442

  Waverly NE   68462    

  Web Site http://ccthreshers.users2.50megs.com/

  E-mail  mailto:ccthreshers@netscape.net

  Description  group sponsors several events each year featuring antique machienry &

                     threshing equipment

  Type of Resource  History Related Organization

  Primary Focus Industrial

  Nature of Group or Site  Association

  Collection G-M  Machinery

  New or Updated:  8/1/2006

 
    NH
  Laconia
  Belknap Mill Society
 
The Mill Plaza
  Laconia  NH  03246
 
Phone  603 524-8813
  Web Site
  Description  brick textile mill, knitting museum with art, music programs
 
Type of Resource  Museum
  Primary Focus  Industrial
  Industry /Profession  Textiles
  New or Updated:  08/01/2003
 
  New Hampshire
Littleton
Littleton Grist Mill Inc
18 Mill Street
Littleton NH 03561
Phone
603 444-7478
Web Site
Description
Building Type
Mill
Type of Resource
Historic Place
Primary Focus:
Industrial
 
  New Hampshire
Wilton
Frye's Measure Mill
12 Frye Mill Road
Wilton NH 03086
Phone
603 654-5345
Web Site
Description
Building Type
Mill
Type of Resource
Museum
Primary Focus:
Industrial
 
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