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  Ohio
Cincinnati
Gray History of Wireless Museum

Crosley Communications Building
1223 Central Parkway
Cincinnati OH
Phone
Web Site 
http://www.graymuseum.org/
E-mail  mailto:W1QDV@cs.com
Description  radio and wireless communication, over 1000 items on display
Type of Resource  Specialty Museum
Primary Focus  Technology
Industry /Profession  Telecommunication

    ZZ
 
Pittsburgh PA
 
Greater Pittsburgh Vintage Computer Museum
 
Address  *****
 
Pittsburgh PA  ZZ
 
Phone
 
Web Site  http://www.myoldcomputers.com/
 
E-mail  mailto:mightyguin@comcast.net
 
Description  personal collection of 260 vintage personal PCs, ads, peripherals, manuals
 
Type of Resource  Specialty Museum
 
Primary Focus  Technology
 
Nature of Group or Site  Online Museum
 
Collection A-F  Computers
 
Collection N-Z  Technology
 
New or Updated:  08/20/2003
 
    Rhode Island

  East Greenwich

  New England Wireless and Steam Museum

  1300 Frenchtown Road

  East Greenwich  RI  02818    

  Phone  401 885-0545

  Web Site http://users.ids.net/~newsm/

  Description  five building complex holds wireless collection, 1907 wireless station

                    (working), stationary steam engine collection including Corliss steam

                    engine, steam engine models, library

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Technology

  Industry /Profession Telecommunication

  Collection A-F  Engines

  Collection G-M  Models

  Research  Library

  New or Updated:  7/7/2007

 
South Carolina
Charleston
John Rivers Communication Museum
College of Charleston
58 George Street
Charleston SC 29424
Phone 843 953-5810
Web Site http://www.cofc.edu/~jrmuseum/
E-mail mailto:jrmuseum@cofc.edu
Description recorded voice, radio, television, telephones, magic lantern
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Technology
Industry /Profession Telecommunications

 

  TN

  Oak Ridge

  East Tennessee Technology Park Overlook

  Hwy 58

  Oak Ridge N

  Phone  865 574-9683

  Web Site http://oakridgevisitor.com/attractions.html

  Description  view Manhattan Project facilities from overlooking with pictures & video

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Technology

  Industry /Profession Energy

  New or Updated:   4/9/2007


  TN

  Oak Ridge

  Historic Graphite Reactor

  Oak Ridge National Laboratory

  PO Box 2008

  Oak Ridge  TN  37831    

  Phone  865 574-7199

  Web Site http://www.ornl.gov/info/news/cco/graphite.htm

  E-mail  mailto:x10visit.ornl.gov

  Alt Web http://oakridgevisitor.com/attractions.html

  Description  reactor built to create a self-sustaining nuclear chain reaction, used for

                     nuclear "firsts" from 1943-1963

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Technology

  Industry /Profession Energy

  New or Updated:  18/2007

 

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Texas
San Antonio
Magic Lantern Castle Museum

Address
San Antonio TX
Phone
Web Site 
www.magiclanterns.org/
Description  exclusively the history of the magic lantern
Type of Resource  Specialty Museum
Primary Focus  Technology
Collection N-Z  Photography
 
    Virginia
 
Charlottesville
 
U VA Computer Museum
 
Olsson Hall
 
Charlottesville  VA
 
Phone
 
Web Site  http://www.cs.virginia.edu/brochure/museum.html
 
E-mail  mailto:webteam@cs.virginia.edu
 
Description  computer related artifacts, many in display cases in the computer                         department hallways
 
Type of Resource  Specialty Museum
 
Primary Focus  Technology
 
Collection A-F  Computers
 
Collection N-Z  Technology
 
New or Updated:  07/28/2003
 
  Washington
Bellingham
American Museum of Radio
1312 Bay Street
Bellingham WA 98225
Phone
Web Site http://www.antique-radio.org/home_content.shtml
Description radios, televisions, recording devices -- many available for handling and playing
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus Technology
Industry /Profession Telecommunication
 

  WV

  Huntington

  Museum of Radio and Technology

  1640 Florence Avenue

  Huntington  WV    25701    

  Phone   304 525-8890

  Web Site  http://oak.cats.ohiou.edu/~postr/MRT/

  Description  antique radios, crystal set, televisions, hi-fi, transmitter, ham, military, short wave, early  computers

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Technology

  Building Type   Schoolhouse

  Industry /Profession Broadcasting

  Collection A-F Computers

  Research /Reading  Library

  New or Updated:     10/9/2005

 
  ZZ
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Apple II  History Museum
Address  *****
 
Phone
 
Web Site  http://www.apple2history.org/museum/museum.html
 
Description  pictures, text, advertisements, software -- all things related to early PC
 
Type of Resource  Specialty Museum
 
Primary Focus  Technology
 
Nature of Group or Site  Online Museum
 
Collection A-F  Computers
 
Collection N-Z  Technology
 
New or Updated:  07/08/2003

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    ZZ
 
*****
 
Early Office Museum
 
Address *****
 
Phone
 
Web Site  http://www.officemuseum.com/
 
E-mail  mailto:curator@officemuseum.com
 
Description  Online museum of working places, people & equipment -- text and pictures
 
Type of Resource  Specialty Museum
 
Primary Focus  Technology
 
Nature of Group or Site  Online Museum
 
Collection N-Z  Photography
 
New or Updated:  07/21/2003
 

  ZZ

  *****

  Analog Computer Museum

  Address  *****   

  Web Site  http://dcoward.best.vwh.net/analog/

  Description  mostly literature with some pictures of a kind of computer that lost out to the digital  microprocessor

  Type of Resource   History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  Technology

  Nature of Group or Site  Online Museum

  Collection A-F Computers

  New or Updated:   11/18/2005

 

  ZZ

  *****

  Toaster Museum Foundation

  Web Site  http://www.toaster.org/

  Description  looking for a physical home for toasters & toaster art

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Technology

  Nature of Group or Site  Online Museum

  New or Updated:  10/12/2005


ZZ
*****
Virtual Collins Radio Museum WA3KEY
Address  *****
Phone
Web Site http://www.wa3key.com/collins.html
Description specialty radio maker has site devoted to past products
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus Technology
Nature of Group or Site Online Museum
Industry /Profession Telecommunication
  ZZ
Manchester, ENGLAND
Centre  History of Science, Technology & Medicine
Mathematics Tower, The University
Manchester, ENGLAND  ZZ
 
Phone
 
Web Site  http://www.chstm.man.ac.uk/index.htm
 
Description  research and teaching of medical & computer history, computer archives,                         extensive links - especially European
 
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  Technology
 
Kind of Activity  Link List
 
Industry /Profession  Medical
 
Collection A-F  Computers
 
Collection N-Z  Technology
 
New or Updated:  07/09/2003
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