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    VA
 
Ft Monroe
 
Casemate Museum
 
20 Bernard Rd
 
PO Box 51431
 
Ft MonroeVA     23651    
 
Phone   757 788-3391
 
Web Site  http://www-tradoc.army.mil/museum/
 
Description  1834 stone fortress, you can tour artillery emplacements,
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Military
 
Building Type   Fort
 
New or Updated:    5/6/2004

 
Virginia
Lexington
Society for Military History
Journal of Military History
George C Marshall Library, VMI
Lexington VA 24450
Phone
540 463-7103
Fax 540 646-5229
Web Site http://www.smh-hq.org/
E-mail mailto:khackeme@usd.edu
Description primarily publishes journals on American military history
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus: Military
Nature of Group or Site Association
 

  VA

  New Market

  Hall of Valor Civil War Museum

  PO Box 1864

  New Market  VA         22844    

  Phone

  Web Site  http://www4.vmi.edu/museum/nm/hov.html

  Toll Free  866 555-1864

  Description  on the New Market Battlefield, where Confederates including VMI cadets fought the  Union army

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Military

  New or Updated:          12/19/2005

  VA
 
Newport News
 
Virginia War Museum
 
9285 Warwick Boulevard
 
Newport News   VA     23607
  Phone   757 247-8523
 
Web Site  http://www.warmuseum.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:info@warmuseum.org
 
Alt Web  http://www.military-historians.org/
 
Description  US military history from 1775-present
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Military
 
Collection A-F Arms
 
Collection N-Z  Uniforms
 
Owner/Operator:  Company of Military Historians
 
New or Updated:   6/28/2004

 

   

 

  VA

  Petersburg

  Pamplin Historical Park/National Museum of the Civil War

  6125 Boydton Plank Road

  Petersburg   VA         23803    

  Phone   804 861-2408

  Web Site  http://www.pamplinpark.org/contact.html

  Toll Free  877-PAMPLIN

  Description  four museums, four historic buildings, replica field works & encampment

  Type of Resource   Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Military

  Kind of Activity   Living History

  New or Updated:           1/17/2006


Virginia
Petersburg
Petersburg National Battlefield
1539 Hickory Hill Road
Petersburg VA 23803
Phone 804 732-3531
Web Site www.nps.gov/htdocs4/pete
Description site of the final confrontation between Grant and Lee
Type of Resource Battlefield
Primary Focus: Military
Era Civil War
 
  Virginia
Quantico
Marine Corps Air Ground Museum
2014 Anderson Avenue
Quantico VA 22134
Phone
703 784-2606
Web Site
www.usmc-history.org/airground/index.html
Description NOW CLOSED, collection available to scholars
Type of Resource Museum
New or Updated: 07/03/2003

Virginia

Quantico
Marine Corps Heritage Foundation/National'l Museum
PO Box 998
Quantico VA 22134
Phone 703 640-7965
Web Site http://www.usmcmuseum.org/
E-mail mailto:info@marineheritage.org
Alt Web http://www.marineheritage.org/
Description in the process of creating the National Museum of the Marine Corps - aiming for 2005 opening
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Military
New or Updated: 07/03/2003
 
  Virginia
Strasburg
Stonewall Jackson's Museum
33229 Old Valley Pike
Strasburg VA 22657
Phone 540 465-5884
Web Site www.waysideofva.com
E-mail wayside@shentel.net
Description details of 1862 Valley Campaign, hands on reproductions, children's room with Civil War Camp including costumes
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Military
Research or Reading Library
Era Civil War
 
 

  VT

  Colchester

  Vermont Veterans Militia Museum & Library

  Camp Johnson

  Colchester  VT 05446    

  Phone   802 338-0360

  Alt Phone   802 654-0360

  Web Site  *****

  Alt Web  http://www.vmga.org/chittenden/militia.html

  Description

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Military

  Research /Reading  Library

  New or Updated:  10/17/2004


Vermont
Northfield
Norwich University Military Museum
Address
Northfield VT
Phone
Web Site
www.central-vt.com/visit/attract/slides/norwich.htm
Description
Type of Resource
Museum
Primary Focus:
Military
 
  Vermont
Orwell
Mount Independence SHS
Address
Orwell VT
Phone
Web Site
http://www.state.vt.us/dca/historic/mt_indy.htm - center
Description
heights at southern end of Lake Champlain were fortified but quickly fell to Burgoyne in Revolution, now holds museum/visitor center and trails past archaeological ruins of fortifications
Building Type
Fort
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Military
Era Revolutionary War
 
  Washington
Camp Murray
Washington National Guard Museum
Address
Camp Murray WA
Phone
Web Site
www.virtual-café.com/~steveo/museum.htm
Description
Type of Resource
Museum
Primary Focus: Military
Nature of Group or Site Unit

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  Washington
Fort Lewis
Fort Lewis Military Museum
Address
Fort Lewis WA
Phone
Web Site
www.hevanet.com/1860colt/lewis.html
Description
Type of Resource
Museum
Primary Focus: Military
  Washington
Kirkland
Battery Corporal Willis S Cole Military Museum
13444 124th Avenue NE
Kirkland WA 98034
Phone
Web Site
http://www.ww1.org/
E-mail
mailto:ww1@ww1.org
Description named for a WW I soldier, museum features mostly memorabilia of that era, centered on a German Howitzer
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Military
 

  WA

  Port Townsend

  Coast Artillery Museum

  200 Battery Way

  Port Townsend  WA    98368    

  Phone   360 344-4454

  Web Site  http://www.fortworden.org/museums.htm

  Description  one of several museums at Fort Worden, preserves the history of coastal defense

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Military

  Collection A-F Arms

  Collection G-M  Models

  Collection N-Z  Uniforms

  Owner/Operator:  248th Coast Artillery Association

  New or Updated:  1/17/2006

  Washington
White Swan
Fort Simcoe State Park
5150 Fort Simcoe Road
White Swan WA 99852
Phone 509 874-2372
Web Site www.hevanet.com/1860colt/simcoe.html
Description
Building Type
Fort
Type of Resource
Museum
Primary Focus: Military
 
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