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  Pennsylvania
Pittsburgh
Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hall of Pittsburgh
4441 5th Avenue
Pittsburgh PA 15213
Phone 412 683-9339
Web Site
E-mail
curator@soldiersandsailorshall.org
Description
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Military
Nature of Group or Site Unit
Research or Reading Library

 
Pennsylvania
Washington Crossing
Washington Crossing Historic Park
PO Box 103
Washington Crossing PA 18977
Phone 215 493-4076
Fax 215 493-4820
Web Site http://www.phmc.state.pa.us/bhsm/toh/washington/washingtoncrossing.asp
Alt Web http://www.fwchp.org/
E-mail mailto:mbertheaud@state.pa.us
Description 500 acre park with two main section containing many structures, most related to Washington's crossing of the Delaware in 1776
Type of Resource Historic District
Primary Focus: Military
Nature of Group or Site Outdoor Recreation
Era Revolutionary War
Owner/Operator: Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

 

  Pennsylvania
Weissport
Fort Allen
Address
Weissport PA
Phone
Web Site www.leba.net/~jhower/Valley/Forts2.html
Description
Building Type
Fort
Type of Resource
Museum
Primary Focus:
Military
Nature of Group or Site
Web Site
 

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Rhode Island
East Greenwich
Varnum House Museum & Military Museum
57 Pierce Street
East Greenwich RI  02818
Phone
401 884-1776
Web Site
www.varnumcontinentals.org
Description Revolutionary war general's house, with military museum on grounds
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Military
Era Revolutionary War
 

  RI

  East Greenwich

  Varnum Memorial Armory

  6 Main St

  East Greenwich  RI   02828    

  Phone   401 884-4110

  Web Site  http://www.varnumcontinentals.org/armory.htm

  Description  home to Varnum Continentals re-enactors since 1913, holds extensive military

                    collections

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Military

  Building Type   Armory (Civic)

  Collection A-F Arms

  Collection N-Z  Uniforms

  Research /Reading  Library

  New or Updated:  11/20/2005

 
  Rhode Island
Newport
Artillery Company of Newport
23 Clark Street
PO Box 14
Newport RI 02840
Phone 401 846-8488
Web Site http://www.newportartillery.org/
Description military unit originally chartered in 1741 offers honor guards, cannon
salutes, etc & maintains military museum with uniforms, memorabilia, and
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Military
Collection N-Z Uniforms
Last changed: 02/20/2003

  RI
 
Newport
 
Fort Adams
 
Harrison Avenue
 
Newport    RI  02840    
 
Phone   401 847-2400
 
Web Site  http://www.riparks.com/fortadams.htm
 
Alt Web  http://www.fortadams.org/
 
Description  coastal fort overlooking Newport harbor, now centerpiece of state park
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Military
 
Building Type   Fort

 
 

  RI

  Newport

  Naval War College Museum

   686 Cushing Road

  Newport  RI   02841    

  Phone 401 841-4052

  Web Site http://www.nwc.navy.mil/newportlinks/museum/museum.aspx

  E-mail  mailto:museum@nwc.navy.mil

  Description  one time poorhouse became seat of naval warfare theory, displays

                    highlight development of warfare at sea and the US Navy in

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Military

  New or Updated:  7/7/2007

 
 

  RI

  Providence

  Anne S K Brown Military Collection John Hay Library

  Brown University Box A

  John Hay Library, 20 Prospect St

  Providence  RI    02912    

  Phone   401 863-2414

  Web Site  http://www.brown.edu/Facilities/University_Library/collections/askb/

  E-mail  mailto:"Peter_Harrington@Brownvm.Brown.Edu"

  Description  Originally devoted to military uniforms only, collection now includes military & naval  arts, tactics, drill, ceremonies, weaponry, caricature, 5000 miniature soldiers

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Military

  Collection G-M  Miniatures

  Collection N-Z  Uniforms

  Research /Reading  Library

  New or Updated:   9/24/2005

 

Rhode Island
Providence
Mazansky Sword Collection
Annmary Brown Memorial
15 Brown Street
Providence RI 02912
Phone 401 863-2414
Fax 401 863-2093
Web Site http://www.brown.edu/Facilities/University_Library/collections/askb/ASKB.Swords.html
E-mail mailto:"Peter_Harrington@Brownvm.Brown.Edu"
Description 105 British swords
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus: Military
Collection A-F Arms

 
   
  South Carolina
Charleston
Cold War Submarine Memorial Foundation
PO Box 31913
Charleston SC 29417
Phone
Web Site http://www.cwsmf.org/
E-mail mailto:yeoman@cwsmf.org
Description organization hopes to build a memorial to submarines at Patriot's Point in Charleston
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Military
Industry Profession Naval


 SC

  Columbia

  SC Relic Room & Military Museum

  301 Gervais St

  Columbia  SC   29201    

  Phone   803 737-8095

  Web Site http://crr.sc.gov/about/

  Description  all aspects & periods of South Carolina military history, arms, textiles,

                    large flag collection

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Military

  Industry /Profession Textiles

  Collection A-F  Flags

  Collection N-Z  Uniforms

  Era  Civil War

  Owner/Operator:  State of South Carolina

  New or Updated:  7/21/2007

 
  South Carolina
Fort Jackson
Fort Jackson Museum
Building 4442
Jackson Blvd
Fort Jackson SC 29207
Phone 803 751-7419
Web Site http://jackson-www.army.mil/pao/fjmus.htm
Description
Building Type
Fort
Type of Resource
Museum
Primary Focus:
Military
 

  SC

  Fort Jackson

  US Army Chaplain Museum

  10100 Lee Road

  Fort Jackson  SC  29207    

  Phone   803 751-8079

  Web Site  http://www.usachcs.army.mil/museum/nav1/mainpage.html

  E-mail  mailto:museum@usachcs.army.mil

  Description  located with Chaplaincy school

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Military

  Nature of Group or Site  Unit

  Research  Library

  New or Updated:  5/4/2006

 
 

  SC

  Fort Jackson

  US Army Finance Corps Museum

  Building 4392

  10000 Lee Road

  Fort Jackson  SC  29207    

  Phone   803 751-3771

  Web Site http://www.finance.army.mil/

  E-mail  mailto:atsg-fsa@jackson.army.mil

  Description

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus Military

  Nature of Group or Site Unit

  New or Updated:  9/6/2006

 
    SC
 
Greenville
 
Confederate Museum Greenville
 
15 Boyce Ave
 
Greenville  SC  29601    
 
Phone   864 421-9039
 
Web Site  http://www.confederatemuseum.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:info@confederatemuseum.org
 
Description  military & domestic side of war
 
Type of Resource   Specialty Museum
 
Primary Focus  Military
 
Collection A-F Arms
 
Research /Reading  Library
 
Era  Civil War
 
Owner/Operator:  Sons of Confederate Veterans
 
New or Updated:     4/12/2004

South Carolina
Mount Pleasant
Congressional Medal of Honor Society & Museum
40 Patriots Point Road
Mount Pleasant SC 29464
Phone 843 884-8136
Fax 843 884-1471
Web Site http://www.cmohs.org/society/museum.htm
E-mail mailto:medal@awod.com
Description located on the hangar deck of the USS Yorktown , lists all recipients and displays memorabilia and artifacts of recipients and archives
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Military
Research or Reading Archives

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  SC

  Ninety Six

  Ninety Six National Historic Site

  1103 Hwt 248

  PO Box 496

  Ninety Six  SC   29666    

  Phone 864 543-4068

  Web Site http://www.nps.gov/nisi/

  Description  reconstructed stockade and visitor center at fort which featured

  prominently in trading and warfare with the Cherokees, and had a prominent role in

                     the Revolutionary War.  Many activities throughout the year

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Military

  Building Type Fort

  Era 18th

  New or Updated:  9/7/2006

  South Carolina
Sullivans Island
Fort Moultrie National Monument
1214 Middle Street
Sullivan's Island SC 29482
Phone 843 883-3123
Alt Phone  843 883-3124
Fax 843 883-3910
Web Site http://www.nps.gov/fomo/
E-mail Dawn_Davis@nps.gov
Description Fort holds a history of coastal defense, from lonely-looking Revolutionary War cannon out front to massive WW II era defenses, visitors center with film and exhibits
Building Type Fort
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Military
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