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  NJ

  Camden

  Campbell Soup Company Archives

  Campbell Soup Company

  Building 81

  Camden  NJ  08103    

  Phone   609 342-4800

  Web Site  www.campbellsoups.com

  Description  memorabilia of company products, ads, promotional items -- call for access information

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  Industry /Profession Food

  Research /Reading  Archives

  New or Updated:  5/10/2005
 

  NJ

  Frenchtown

  Excelsior Press Museum of Printing

  Frenchtown  NJ

  Web Site http://frenchtown.com/museums/ExcelsiorPress/

  E-mail  mailto:printer@Frenchtown.com

  Description  e-mail for appointment  print shop equipment from mid-20th century in

                     a barn on a farm near the Delaware River

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  Industry /Profession Printing

  Collection G-M   Machinery

  Era  1920-1950

  New or Updated:  4/12/2007

  New Jersey

  Morristown

  Historic Speedwell

  333 Speedwell Avenue

  Morristown  NJ   07960     

  Phone  973 540-0211

  Web Site www.speedwell.org

  Alt Web http://www.stepintohistory.com/states/NJ/Speedwell.htm

  Description  ironworks, site where SFB Morse perfected the telegraph

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  Industry /Profession Telecommunication

  New or Updated:  3/15/2007



New Jersey
Ogdensburg
Sterling Hill Mining Museum, Inc
30 Plant Street
Ogdensburg NJ 07439
Phone
973 209-7212
Web Site
http://www.sterlinghill.org/
Description underground zinc mine since 1800s, closed 1986, now open for public
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Industrial
Industry /Profession Mining
New or Updated: 05/06/2003

 

    NV
 
Carson City
 
Warren Engine CO #1 Fire Museum
 
111 N Curry St
 
Carson City  NV
 
Phone  775 887-2210
 
Web Site  http://www.carson-city.nv.us/CCFD/weco/2.htm
 
Description  140 years of volunteer fire company history
 
Type of Resource  Specialty Museum
 
Primary Focus  Industrial
 
Building Type  Fire House
 
Industry /Profession  Firefighting
 
Collection N-Z  Machinery
 
New or Updated:  07/11/2003

Nevada 
Tonopah
Tonopah Historic Mining Park
Box 965
Tonopah NV 89049
Phone 775 482-9274
Web Site http://www.tonopahnevada.com/TonopahHistoricMiningPark.htm
E-mail mailto:tonopahnevada@aol.com
Description outdoor park covering portions of four mining companies on 100+ acres with equipment, buildings, self-guided tour
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Industrial
Industry /Profession Mining
Last changed: 02/20/2003

 

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New York
Alfred
Schein-Joseph International Museum of Ceramic Art
NY State College of Ceramics, Alfred U
Alfred NY 14802
Phone 607 871-2421
Web Site www.ceramicsmuseum.alfred.edu/
Alt Web http://nyscc.alfred.edu/mus/mus.html
Description ceramic art and technology, worldwide and across time
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus: Industrial
Collection N-Z Pottery

  NY
 
Croghan
 
American Maple Museum
 
9753 State Route 812
 
PO Box 81
 
Croghan   NY   13327    
 
Phone   315 346-1107
 
Web Site  http://www.lcida.org/maplemuseum.html
 
Description  history & evolution of maple syrup industry
 
Type of Resource   Specialty Museum
 
Primary Focus  Industrial
 
Collection N-Z  Tools
 
New or Updated:   2/4/2004

  NY

  East Rockaway

  Haviland-Davison Grist Mill

  PO Box 351

  East Rockaway  NY  11518    

  Web   http://www.members.aol.com/hserl/ - HISTORY

  Alt Web  http://members.aol.com/lynhistory/lhps/lynindex.htm

  Description  recent merger of two groups with focus on local mill and history

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Primary Focus Industrial

  Building Mill

  Owner/Operator:  Historical Society of East Rockaway & Lynbrook

  New or Updated  1/18/2006

New York
East Meredith
Hanford Mills Museum
County Road 10
East Meredith NY 13757
Phone 607 278-5744
Web Site www.hanfordmills.org
Description 150 year old working mill, saws, grinds: 16 buildings
Building Type Mill
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Industrial

  NY
 
Geneva
 
Mike Weaver Drain Tile Museum at Johnston Farm
 
Route 96A & East Lake Road
 
Geneva    NY
 
Phone   315 789-3848
 
Alt Phone   315 789-5151
 
Web Site  http://www.genevahistoricalsociety.com/Johnston.htm
 
E-mail  info@genevahistoricalsociety.com
 
Description  drain tiles from 500 BC weaving & spinning displays
 
Type of Resource   Specialty Museum
 
Primary Focus  Industrial
 
Collection N-Z  Tiles
 
Owner/Operator:  Geneva Historical Society
 
New or Updated:    2/14/2004

  NY
 
High Falls
 
D & H Canal Historical Society
 
Mohonk Road
 
High Falls   NY 12440    
 
Phone   845 687-9311
 
Web Site  http://www.canalmuseum.org/museum.htm
 
E-mail  mailto:info@canalmuseum.org
 
Description  dioramas, artifacts, paintings, photos & documents of canal
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Industrial
 
Building Type   Church
 
Industry /Profession Transportation
 
Collection G-M  Maps
 
Collection N-Z  Paintings
 
New or Updated:     2/19/2004

New York
Howes Cave
Caverns Creek Grist Mill Museum
Caverns Road
Howes Cave NY 12092
Phone 518 296-8448
Web Site www.eaglemillsfun.com/gristmill
Description restored, operating water wheel powered mill
Building Type Mill
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Industrial

  NY
 
Ilion
 
Remington Firearms Museum and Country Store
 
14 Hoefer Avenue
 
Ilion  NY   13357    
 
Phone   325 895-3200
 
Web Site  *****
 
Alt Web  http://www.rny.com/town/points/248remingtonarmsmuseum.html
 
Description  Arms manufactured by the well-known company and how they have been
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Industrial
 
Collection A-F Arms
 
New or Updated:  2/24/2004

New York
Le Roy
Jell-O Museum
23 East Main Street
Le Roy NY 14882
Phone
716 768-7433
Web Site
www.iinc.com/jellomuseum
Description history, myths and legends of wiggly desert
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus: Industrial

New York
Liverpool
Salt Museum
Route 370
Liverpool NY 13088
Phone 315 453-6767
Web Site http://www.ongov.net/Parks/
Description site of boiling block where brine was boiled to become salt
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Industrial

New York
New York
American Printing History Association
Address
PO Box 4915
New York NY 10163
Phone
Web Site http://www.printinghistory.org/
E-mail mailto:scrook@printinghistory.org
Description scholarly, Education & charitable organization for the study of printing history. Nice links
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus Industrial
Kind of Activity Link List
Nature of Group or Site Association
Last changed: 02/24/2003

  NY

  New York

  New York City Fire Museum

  278 Spring Street

  New York  NY   10013    

  Phone   212 691-1303

  Web Site  http://www.nycfiremuseum.org/

  Description  leather buckets, helmets, hand pumped engines, horesdrawn & early motorized

                    equipment

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  Building Type   Firehouse

  Industry /Profession Firefighting

  Collection A-F Equipment

  Collection G-M  Machinery

  Collection N-Z  Vehicles

  Era  1904

  New or Updated:  12/31/2005


 
NY

  North Blenheim

  Blenheim-Gilboa Power Project Visitor Center

  Route 30

  North Blenheim NY12131    

  Phone   914 681-6200

  Web Site  http://www.nypa.gov/vc/blengil.htm

  Description  hands on displays, lasers, computers in rural setting

  Type of Resource   Activity

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  New or Updated:  9/14/2004

 

  NY

  North Tonawanda

  Herschel Carrousel Factory Museum

  180 Thompson Street

  North Tonawanda  NY  14120    

  Phone   716 693-1885

  Web Site  http://www.carrouselmuseum.org/

  E-mail   mailto:info@carrouselmuseum.org

  Description  factory documents history of carousel companies, working carvers,

                    vintage amusement devices

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  Building Type  Carousel

  Collection  Sculpture

  Era   1916

  New or Updated:   2/25/2006

New York
Rochester
Baker-Cederburg Museum & Archives
1425 Portland Ave
Rochester  NY  14621    
 
Phone  585 922-3521
 
Web Site  http://www.viahealth.org/archives/archivesindex.html
 
E-mail  mailto:phil.maples@viahealth.org
 
Description  hospital with a sense of it's past has records and memorabilia back to                       1847, dioramas, other medical collections
 
Type of Resource  Specialty Museum
 
Primary Focus  Industrial
 
Building Type  Hospital
 
Industry /Profession  Medical
 
Collection G-M  Models
 
Research /Reading  Archives
 
New or Updated:  07/08/2003

New York
Rosendale
Snyder Estate-Century House
688 Route 213
PO Box 150
Rosendale NY 12472
Phone 845 658-9900
Fax 845 658-9277
Web Site http://widowjane.org/
E-mail mailto:mail@centuryhouse.org
Description farm which yielded to cement mine and subsequent uses, now holds cement industry museum
Type of Resource Historic District
Primary Focus: Industrial
Collection A-F Cement
Era 1809

  NY
 
Seneca Falls
 
Seneca Falls Museum of Waterways & History
 
89 Fall Street
 
PO Box 388
 
Seneca Falls  NY  13148  
 
Phone  315 568-1510
 
Web Site  http://www.senecamuseum.com/mission.html
 
E-mail  mailto:senecamuseum@yahoo.com
 
Description  explores water powered history of area - canal boat rides, interactive
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Primary Focus  Industrial
 
Building Type  Canal
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Oral History
 
Research /Reading  Archives
 
New or Updated:  11/01/2003

New York
Stony Brook
Stony Brook Grist Mill
100 Harbor Road
Stony Brook NY 11790
Phone 631 751-2244
Web Site www.stonybrookvillage.com/MainSitePages/WMHOattractions.htm
Description working mill was active commercially until the 1940s
Building Type Mill
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus: Industrial
Era 1751
Owner/Operator: Ward Melville Heritage Organization

 

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