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  Maryland
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1st Maryland Infantry CSA
Address *****
Phone
Web Site
http://www.geocities.com./Yosemite/8840/
Description
reenactors groups from Birmingham England
Type of Resource
Reenacting Resource
Primary Focus Military
Nature of Group or Site Unit
Era Civil War
New or Updated: 03/22/2003

 

  MD

  Aberdeen Proving Ground

  U S Army Ordnance Museum

  ATSL-A-M Aberdeen & Maryland Avenues

  Building 2601

  Aberdeen Proving Ground MD   21005    

  Phone 410 278-3602

  Web Site http://ordmusfound.org/

  E-mail  Museum@ocs.apg.army.mil

  Alt Web www.army.mil/cmh-pg/Museums/musdir.htm

  Description  tanks, artillery, bombs - US, French, German, Italian, Japanese, British                     - back to WWI

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Military

  Nature of Group or Site  Unit

  Era 20th century

  New or Updated:  1/6/2007

 

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  MD

  Annapolis

  US Naval Academy Museum

  118 Maryland Avenue

  Preble Hall

  Annapolis  MD  21402    

  Phone  410 293-2108

  Web Site www.nadn.navy.mil/Museum/

  Description  naval history, trophy flags, naval medals from 30 countries, personal

                    materials of famous naval figures

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Military

  Industry /Profession Naval

  Collection A-F  Flags

  Collection G-M  Models

  Collection N-Z  Prints

  Research   Library

  New or Updated:  6/11/2007

 

  MD

  Baltimore

  Fort McHenry National Monument

  2400 East Fort Avenue

  Baltimore   MD           21230    

  Phone   410 962-4290

  Web Site  http://www.nps.gov/fomc/

  Alt Web  http://www.bcpl.net/~etowner/patriot.html

  Description  site where Francis Scott Key saw the Star Spangled Banner, includes fort and visitor  center

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Military

  Building Type   Fort

  New or Updated:           12/19/2005

  Maryland
Bel Air
Coast Defense Study Group
1560 Somerville Road
Bel Air MD 21015
Phone
Web Site www.cdsg.org/
Description studies the history and technology of coastal defense, works for preservation and interpretation of sites
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus: Military
 

  MD

  Big Pool

  Fort Frederick State Park

  11000 Fort Frederick Road

  Big Pool   MD   21711    

  Phone  301 842-2155

  Web Site http://www.dnr.state.md.us/publiclands/western/fortfrederick.html

  Description  stone fort for defense against the French, stone walls & two barracks

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Military

  Building Type  Fort

  Collection A-F  Arms

  Era  1758

  New or Updated:  6/29/2007

 

  MD

  Cumberland

  Fort Cumberland at Wills Creek

  Cumberland  MD

  Web Site  *****

  Alt Web http://www.fortedwards.org/braddock/sites/cbe.htm

  Description  site of Braddock's last fort  before leaving for his defeat near Pittsburgh

                    in the French & Indian war, now only remnants remain under Episcopal

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Military

  Collection N-Z  Model

  New or Updated:  6/4/2007

 

  MD

  Fort George Meade

  Fort George G Meade Museum Maryland

  4674 Griffin Avenue

  Building 4764

  Fort George Meade  MD  20755    

  Phone   301 677-6966

  Web Site http://www.smallmuseum.org/meade.htm

  Description  began as First US Army Museum

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Military

  Building Type   Fort

  New or Updated:  1/6/2007

 
 

  MD

  Fort Washington

  Fort Washington Park

  13551 Fort Washington Road

  Fort Washington  MD  20744    

  Phone 301 763-1389

  Web Site http://www.nps.gov/fowa/

  E-mail    mailto:NACE_Fort_Washington_Park@nps.gov

  Alt Web http://www.stepintohistory.com/states/MD/Ft_Washington.htm

  Description  341 acre park with 200 of military structures including early 1800's

                    coastal defense

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Military

  Building Type  Fort

  Era  1824

  New or Updated:  8/2/2007

 
  Maine

  Augusta

  Old Fort Western

  16 Cony Street

  Augusta   ME   04330    

  Phone  207 626-2385

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

  E-mail  mailto:oldfort@oldfortwestern.org

  Alt Web http://www.stepintohistory.com/states/ME/Ft_Western.htm

  Description  British stronghold in French & Indian War was used by Benedict Arnold

                    to staging attack on Quebec in the Revolutionary War, site now holds

                    fort, store and house museum

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Military

  Building Type  Fort

  Era  1754

  New or Updated:  5/5/2007

 

  ME

  Bucksport

  Friends of Fort Knox

  Rte 174

  PO Box 456

  Bucksport  ME   04416    

  Phone  207 469-6553

  Web Site http://fortknox.maineguide.com/

  E-mail  mailto:fofk1@aol.com

  Description  detailed information on preserved stone fort by support group for state-

                    owned site

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Military

  Building Type  Fort

  Era 1844

  New or Updated:  6/19/2007

 
   
  Maine
Kittery
Fort Mc Clary State Historic Site
Kittery Point Road, Route 103
Kittery ME 03904
Phone
207 384-5160
Web Site
BROKEN http://www.state.me.us/doc/prkslnds/prkslnds.htm
Alt Web http://www.mainemuseums.org/htm/museumdetail.php3?orgID=1576
Description fort served in five wars, central remaining feature is blockhouse built in 1812
Building Type Fort
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Military
Era 1690
 
  Maine
Machias
Fort O'Brien State Historic Site
Route 92
mail: Bureau of Parks & Lands 106 Hogan Rd Bangor 04401
Machias ME
Phone
207 941-4014
Web Site
http://www.state.me.us/cgi-bin/doc/parks/find_one_name.pl?park_id=61
Description remaining earthworks of fort built (and destroyed by British) during Revolution and War of 1812, and built again during the Civil War
Building Type Fort
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus: Military

 

  New Harbor

  Colonial Pemaquid SHS

  PO Box 117

  New Harbor  ME   04554    

  Phone  207 677-2423

  Alt Phone  207 624-6080

  Web Site http://www.state.me.us/cgi-bin/doc/parks/find_one_name.pl?park_id=39

  Alt Web http://www.mainemuseums.org/htm/museumdetail.php3?orgID=215

  Description  14 foundations of 17th & 18th century Fort William Henry, on-site

                    museum in reconstructed fort with artifacts found on site

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Military

  Building Type  Fort

  Nature of Group or Site  Government

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Archaeology

  Owner/Operator:  Maine State Parks

  New or Updated:  6/5/2007


  ME
 
Peaks Island
 
Fifth ME Regiment Center
 
45 Seashore Avenue
 
Peaks Island  ME  04108    
 
Phone  207 766-3330
 
Web Site  mailto:http://home.att.net/~fifthmaine.peaks/
 
Description  housed in 1888 Civil War Memorial building originally used as a summering                         spot for former members of the  Civil War regiment
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Primary Focus  Military
 
Building Type  Civic
 
Research /Reading  Library
 
Era      1888
 
New or Updated:  09/17/2003
 
   
  Maine
Prospect
Friends of Fort Knox
PO Box 456
Prospect ME 04416
Phone 207 469-6553
Web Site http://fortknox.maineguide.com/
E-mail FOFK1@aol.com
Description Volunteer organization to preserve and enhance fort, which is state historic site
Building Type Fort
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Military
Era 1844
 
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