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  NY

  Brewerton

  Fort Brewerton Museum

  Route 11

  Brewerton  NY      13029    

  Phone   315 668-8801

  Web Site  www.fortbrewerton.org

  Description  Blockhouse, earthworks, restoration in progress

  Type of Resource   Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Military

  Building Type   Fort

  Owner/Operator:  Fort Brewerton Historical Society

  New or Updated:           11/13/2005
 

  NY

  Fort Hamilton

  Harbor Defense Museum

  Address

  Fort Hamilton  NY

  Phone

  Web Site  http://www.harbordefensemuseum.com/

  Description  only Army museum in New York City, exhibits from the Revolutionary War to WWII

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Military

  Collection A-F Arms

  Collection N-Z  Uniforms

  New or Updated:  12/19/2005

New York
Geneseo
1941 Historic Aircraft Group
PO Box 185
Geneseo NY 14454
Phone 585 243-2100
Web Site http://www.1941hag.org/
Description concentrates on WW II era aircraft that are still operable, annual air show
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus: Military
Nature of Group or Site Association
Industry Profession Air Force
Era WW II

  NY
 
Homer
 
Homeville Museum
 
49 Clinton Street
 
Homer   NY   13077    
 
Phone   607 749-3105
 
Web Site  *****
 
Alt Web  http://www.nuwebny.com/ithsites.htm
 
Description  military memorabilia & model railroad layout
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Military
 
Collection G-M  Model Railroad
 
New or Updated:   2/19/2004

  NY
 
Hoosick Falls
 
Bennington Battlefield State Historic Site
  
Route 67
 
c/o Grafton Lakes SP
 
Hoosick Falls  NY   12090    
 
Phone   518 686-7109
 
Alt Phone   518 279-1155
 
Web Site  http://nysparks.state.ny.us/cgi-bin/cgiwrap/nysparks/historic.cgi?p+1
 
Description  site of battle in which Americans defeated part of Burgoyne's British army
 
Type of Resource   Battlefield
 
Primary Focus  Military
 
Era  Revolutionary War
 
New or Updated:   2/20/2004

  NY
 
Newburgh
 
Washington Headquarters State Historic Site
 
84 Liberty Street
 
PO Box 1783
 
Newburgh  NY   12551    
 
Phone   845 562-1195
 
Web Site 
 
Description  where Washington ordered the disbandment of the Continental Army
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Military
 
Building Type   Fort
 
Research /Reading  Library
 
Era  Revolutionary War
 
Owner/Operator:  NY State Parks
 
New or Updated:   3/23/2004

 
New York
New Windsor
Knox Headquarters
Forge Hill Road
New Windsor NY 12553
Phone 845 561-5498
Web Site
Description
Type of Resource
Historic Place
Primary Focus:
Military

 

  New York
New Windsor
New Windsor Cantonment
374 Temple Hill Road
New Windsor NY 12553
Phone 845 561-1765
Web Site
Description final campground of the Continental Army
Building Type Fort
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Military
Kind of Activity Living History
Nature of Group or Site Outdoor
Era Revolutionary War
 

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  NY

  New York

  Intrepid Air-Sea-Space

  Pier 86, W46th St & 12th Ave

  New York  NY  10036    

  Phone  212 245-0072

  Web Site www.intrepidmuseum.org/

  Description  CLOSED UNTIL FALL 2008

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Military

  New or Updated:  4/10/2007

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  New York
Newburgh
Washington Headquarters State Historic Site
84 Liberty Street
Newburgh NY 12550
Phone
845 562-1195
Web Site
Description
where Washington ordered the disbandment of the Continental Army
Building Type Fort
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Military
Research or Reading Library
Era Revolutionary War
 

  NY

  Saratoga Springs

  New York State Military Museum

  61 Lake Avenue

  Saratoga Springs  NY   12866    

  Phone   518 581-5100

  Web Site  http://www.dmna.state.ny.us/historic/about.htm

  E-mail  mailto:int-historians@ng.army.mil

  Description  collection begun in 1863 includes extensive Civil War holdings, flags, records &

                    equipment from New York units, housed in former armory

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Military

  Building Type   Civic

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Oral History

  Collection A-F Flags

  Collection N-Z  Photography

  Research /Reading  Archives

  Era  1889

  New or Updated:  1/16/2006


New York
St Johnsville
Margaret Reaney Memorial Library
19 Kingsbury Ave
St Johnsville NY 13452
Phone 518 568-7822
Web Site
Description Robert M Hartley collection of military buttons, art & artifacts
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Military
    NY
 
Vails Gate
 
New Windsor Cantonment
 
374 Temple Hill Road
 
PO Box 207
 
Vails Gate NY 12584    
 
Phone   845 561-1765
 
Web Site  http://nysparks.state.ny.us/cgi-bin/cgiwrap/nysparks/historic.cgi?p+17
 
Description  final campground of the Continental Army
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Military
 
Building Type   Fort
 
Kind of Activity   Living History
 
Nature of Group or Site  Outdoor
 
Era  Revolutionary War
 
Owner/Operator:  NY State
 
New or Updated:    12/29/2003

  NY
 
Vail's Gate
 
Knox Headquarters
 
Forge Hill Road
 
PO Box 207
 
Vail's Gate  NY 12584    
 
Phone   845 561-5498
 
Web Site  http://nysparks.state.ny.us/cgi-bin/cgiwrap/nysparks/historic.cgi?p+15
 
Description  occupied by American artillery commander several times during the                     Revolution, by Horatio Gates at the end of the war
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Primary Focus  Military
 
Nature of Group or Site  Nature Preserve
 
Era  Revolutionary War
 
New or Updated:   3/5/2004

  New York

  Watervliet

  Watervliet Arsenal Museum

  Address

  Watervliet  NY  12189    

  Phone  518 266-5805

  Web Site  http://www.wva.army.mil/MUSEUM.HTM

  Description  artillery from 400 years ago to the present at still-active arsenal in cast

                    iron building erected in 1859

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Military

  Collection A-F  Arms

  Research   Archives

  Era  1859

  New or Updated:  7/6/2007

 

  NY

  West Point

  West Point Museum

  US Military Academy

  West Point   NY   10996    

  Phone  914 938-2203

  Web Site www.usma.edu/Museum

  Description  all aspects of military history, West Point, American Armed Forces

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Military

  Collection A-F  Arms

  New or Updated:  7/12/2007

 
  New York
Youngstown
Old Fort Niagara
PO Box 169
Youngstown NY 14174
Phone 716 745-7611
Web Site http://www.oldfortniagara.org/
Description originally begun in the 1700's, contain oldest building on the Great Lakes
Building Type Fort
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Military
Owner/Operator: New York State & Old Fort Niagara Association
 
  Ohio
Fort Recovery
Fort Recovery State Museum
1 Fort Site
Fort Recovery NY 45846
Phone 419 375-4649
Web Site www.ftrecvry.bright.net/
Description site of two Indian battles, partially reconstructed
Building Type Fort
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Military
Era 1790
 
  Ohio
Groveport
Motts Military Museum
5075 South Hamilton Road
Groveport OH 43125
Phone 614 836-1500
Web Site www.mottsmilitarymuseum.org
Description 10,000 military artifacts from Revolution to Desert Storm
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Military
 
  Ohio
Hamilton
Butler County Soldiers, Sailors & Pioneers Monument
116 South Main Street
Hamilton OH 45044
Phone
513 424-5351
Web Site
http://purl.org/net/monument/
Description monument with military artifacts, Civil War-present
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Military
 
 

  OH

  Norwalk

  Firelands Museum of Military History

   c/o Richard Rench

  202 Citizens Bank Building

  Norwalk OH   44854    

  Phone 419 668-8161

  Web Site www.huey.org/

  E-mail  mailto:rench@accnorwalk.com

  Description  60 pieces of equipment from WWII-Vietnam, tank, helicopters

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Military

  Collection G-M  Machinery

  Collection N-Z  Vehicles

  New or Updated:  1/19/2006

 
  Ohio
Perrysburg
Fort Meigs
29100 West River Road
Route 65
Perrysburg OH 43551
Phone 419 874-4121
Web Site www.oplin.lib.oh.us/OHS2/site/sites/northwest/ftmei.htm
Description Reconstructed fort, built by William Henry Harrison, besieged twice
Building Type Fort
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Military
Era 1812
 
  Ohio
Wright-Patterson AFB
US Air Force Museum
Old Wright Field
Area B
Wright-Patterson AFB, OH 45433
Phone 937 255-3284
Web Site www.wpafb.af.mil/museum/
Alt Web www.airforce.com/textsite/infocenter/museum.html
Description most complete collection of military aircraft from Wright Brothers to Space 300 Aircraft & Missiles on display
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Military
 
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