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  Religion Pages:  AK-DC, DE-ILIL-KY, LA-MD, MI-NM, NY-OR, PA-ZZ  

 

 
Indiana
Anderson
Jeeninga Museum of Bible and Near Eastern Studies
Anderson University
1100 East Fifth Street
Anderson IN 46012
Phone
765 641-4526
Web Site http://www.anderson.edu/campus/museum/index.html
Toll Free 800 428-6414
E-mail mailto:dneidert@anderson.edu
Description Egyptian, Roman, Mesopotamian & Middle East artifacts and replicas of other artifacts
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus Religion
Collection A-F Bibles

Indiana
Ferdinand
The Dome -- Monastery Immaculate Conception
802 E 10th Street
Ferdinand IN 47532
Phone 812 367-1411
Web Site http://www.thedome.org/Tourism/
E-mail mailto:sisters@thedome.org
Description tours of monastery and grounds of Sisters of St Benedict
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus Religion
Building Type Religious
New or Updated: 04/07/2003

Indiana
Goshen
Mennonite Church Historical Association
1700 S Main Street
Goshen IN 46526
Phone 219 535-7477
Web Site www.goshen.edu/mcarchives
Description
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus Religion
Group Identity Mennonite
Research /Reading Archives
New or Updated: 08/30/2002

  IN
 
Munster
 
Carmelite Shrines
 
1628 Ridge Road
 
Munster  IN 46321    
 
Phone   219 838-7111
 
Web Site  *****
 
Alt Web  http://www.alllake.org/listings/index.cfm?action=displayListing&listingID=29&catID
             
=2&startrange=All&endrange=All&substart=M&subend=S&notify=1
 
Description  12 crystal and rock shrines, chapel and monastery with religious art
 
Type of Resource   Historic Place
 
Primary Focus  Religion
 
Building Type   Religious
 
New or Updated:     3/31/2004

  IN
 
Nappanee
 
Amish Acres
 
1600 West Market Street
 
Nappanee  IN       46550    
 
Phone   574 773-4188
 
Web Site  http://www.amishacres.com
 
Toll Free  800 800-4942
 
E-mail  mailto:amishacres@amishacres.com
 
Description  farm, theatre, restaurant, shops, carriage rides
 
Type of Resource   Historic Place
 
Primary Focus  Religion
 
Kind of Activity   Performance
 
Group Identity   Amish
 
New or Updated:   3/31/2004

Indiana
Shipshewana
Menno-Hof Mennonite Visitors Center
S.R. 5
Shipshewana IN 46450
Phone 260 768-4117
Web Site www.mennohof.org
Description story of Mennonite recreated from Europeans origins to present
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus Religion
Group Identity Mennonite
Last changed: 01/03/2003

Indiana
Vincennes
Old Cathedral Complex
205 Church Street
Vincennes IN  47591
Phone
812 882-5638
Web Site  http://www.accessknoxcounty.com/knox/historic.html
Toll Free  800 886-6443
Description  fourth church on site, Basilica of St Francis Xavier complex includes museum with historic and church artifacts and library with books back to 1319
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus  Religion
Building Type  Church
Research/Reading  Library
Era  1826

  Kansas
Baldwin City
Baker U, Wm A Quayle Bible Collection
606 Eighth Street
Collins Library, Baker U
Baldwin City KS
Phone
785 594-2470
Web Site
http://www.bakeru.edu/html/camptour/collins_lib_quayle.htm
E-mail
mailto:jforbes@bakeru.edu
Description
250 Bibles and religious texts up to 4000 years old - mostly in storage until August 2003
Type of Resource
Specialty Museum
Primary Focus Religion
Collection A-F Bibles
Collection N-Z Sculpture
New or Updated: 05/16/2003

Kansas
Goessel
Mennonite Heritage Museum
200 N Poplar Street
PO Box 231
Goessel KS 67053
Phone 316 367-8200
Web Site http://skyways.lib.us/museum/goessel
Description
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Religion
Group Identity Mennonite
Last changed: 08/30/2002

Kansas
North Newton
Mennonite Library and Archives
Bethel College
300 East 27th Street
North Newton KS 67117
Phone 316 284-5304
Web Site http://www.bethelks.edu/services/mla/
E-mail mailto:mla@bethelks.edu
Description church/college library & archives with document and photo collections
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus Religion
Group Identity Mennonite

Collection N-Z Photography
Research /Reading Archives
New or Updated: 06/20/2003

  KS

  North Newton

  Kauffman Museum

  27th and North Main

  Bethel College

  North Newton  KS   67117    

  Phone  316 283-1612

  Web Site http://www.bethelks.edu/kauffman/index.html

  E-mail   mailto:kauffman@bethelks.edu

  Alt Web http://www.infonewtonks.com/tourism/kauff.htm

  Description  story of the Mennonites arrival in the central plains, entrance is past

                    reconstructed prairie

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Religion

  Group Identity  Mennonite

  Era  1870

  New or Updated:  9/8/2007

 

  KS

  Topeka

  Heartland Orthodox Christian Museum

  523 SW Van Buren St

  Topeka  KS   66603    

  Phone   785 234-5993

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

  Description  CLOSED JULY 2004

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Religion

  New or Updated:   12/2/2004


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  KY

  Russellville

  Red River Meeting House

  Hwy 663

  Russellville  KY

  Phone

  Web Site  http://www.goodshepherdfarm.us/1800/pcm.htm

  Alt Web  http://www.loganchamber.com/

  Description  site was a spark in the Second Great Awakening religious revival around 1800

  Type of Resource   Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Religion

  New or Updated:        11/30/2005


 KY

  South Union

  Shaker Museum at South Union

  850 Shaker Museum Road

  MAIL PO Box 30

  South Union   KY  42283    

  Phone   270 542-4167

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

  Toll Free  800 811-8379

  E-mail  mailto:shakmus@logantele.com

  Description  former 42 room Centre House dwelling has collections of Shaker craftsmanship, other  buildings survive throughout  town

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Religion

  Industry /Profession Textiles

  Collection A-F Furniture

  Group Identity   Shakers

  Era  1807-1922

  New or Updated:  11/12/2005

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